Pre-School Teacher Sought for Canadian Program in Cambodia – August Start

Posting Date: Mar 30 2017
Continent: Asia
Country: Cambodia
City: Phnom Penh
Job Type : Teaching / Faculty Jobs
Organization Type: K-12 School
Estimated Start Date: Aug 14 2017
Contract Type: 1 Year Contract

Job Overview: Our client is an International School in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, following a pre-school Canadian curriculum, with Canadian standards, and teaching methods. The pre-school program is the first step in an amazing learning journey planned for students from 18 months to 18 years of age. The facility is a bright, spacious, newly renovated building, with a garden playground and a swimming pool. Seven classrooms are open from 18 months to 4 years of age. Our client is looking for an experienced and well qualified pre-school teacher to join their team in August 2017.

Benefits: Fully furnished accommodations within a very short walking distance of the school; Laptop provided for lesson planning convenience; Comparable international school salary to top schools in Phnom Penh; Work environment meets or exceeds international school standards – work hours, preparation periods and class sizes – beautiful spacious new classrooms and campus; Medical and sick leave at international standard; Teachers hired from abroad will be provided with $1500 USD air fare, yearly.

Qualifications: Best combination: Undergraduate Degree from a recognized accredited foreign university plus an Early Childhood Certificate (or the equivalent) from a fully accredited recognized, foreign college; ECE diploma or equivalent is preferred; First Language English Speakers preferred; Early childhood experience. Early childhood practicum is acceptable, with references; Applicants without an undergraduate university degree, but having stellar ECE education and experience, will be considered for this age level; Must have additional personal references; Current Criminal Record Check; Up to date passport.

Additional Details: Teachers must develop lesson plans and activities from an outcome based, Canadian Early Years curriculum, provided by the school. Curriculum is based on current research and expectations; Must be willing to be part of a team. Flexibility and interpersonal skills are important; Must be culturally sensitive, as students come from a wide variety of nationalities; Must be able to create materials for teaching; Must be innovative and able to use technology to support teaching; Must support the whole school environment with talents and leadership skills; Must be willing to explore new ideas in education and be reflective practitioners.

Organization Overview: An International School in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, fully certified, from the Province of New Brunswick and following Canadian curriculum, Canadian standards, and teaching methods. The school is the first step in an amazing learning journey planned for students from 18months to 18 years of age. The focus this year is to build a wonderful learning environment for ages 18 months to 5 years. There are currently 8 classrooms; the facility is a bright, spacious, newly renovated building, with a garden playground and a swimming pool.