Are you an enthusiastic, warm-hearted, adventurous primary teacher?Do you want to live in bustling Bangkok and travel Asia on holidays?Do you want to work in a small, community-oriented international school?Do you want to join a great staff & teach kids from over 15 nationalities?We are seeking a qualified primary teacher for an upper primary class (either Year 4, 5 or 6) at the primary campus of a small, community-oriented Australian international school in the heart of Bangkok, Thailand. The positions commence at the start of the next northern hemisphere school year in September 2020. The contract offered is for 2 years.   The school is populated by staff, students and families from many different parts of the world, with students drawn from more than 15 different nationalities.Teachers are supported in their work by well qualified para-professional teaching assistants. Class sizes are small and generally with a teaching assistant. As class sizes are purposely kept small, all children receive individual care which is a focus of the school.With excellent facilities, the school is committed to the wholistic development of students from physical and academic to socio-emotional and digital technologies.This is a great role for a new graduate teacher, as newly arrived teachers to the school are incredibly well supported by a lovely Principal and leadership team.Although the salary is low in Australian Dollars, it's the going rate for teaching in Bangkok and allows for a great lifestyle including eating out, saving and travel. Teaching in Bangkok is about the experience, about exploring a fascinating culture and about expanding yourself as a globally-oriented teacher for two years - or more!The cost of living in Bangkok is 50% less than in Australia and a single person can live on well under half the tax-free salary offered.The PackageTax-free salary of between 70,000-80,000 THB monthly2-year contractSubsidised accommodation50,000 THB bonus paid on completion of initial contractAnnual 40,000 THB airfare allowanceMedical insurance providedComprehensive pre-departure informationAirport meet and greet on arrival in BangkokArrival package to assist you with telephone, transport and foodOrientation to living in BangkokA school mentor to help you adjust to teaching in the school and the settling in periodA comprehensive, on-going staff support and professional development programmeAbout YouYou will be a teacher seeking an exciting professional and personal opportunity. You will have a love of adventure and experiencing new cultures. You will be team and community oriented as well as self-sufficient, adaptable and resilient. You will be good in humid weather! Professionally, you will be a teacher who values creating great relationships with students and teaching the foundations of literacy and numeracy. The school strives for high standards of academic excellence and through the Australian Curriculum in conjunction with the local culture, aims to support the holistic development of each student.Job requirementsBachelor of Education (Primary) or equivalentEnglish speakerA good level of fitness and health, physically and mentally, is essentialVisas are only issued for teachers, not familyTo apply for this position, please Apply through Seek or email your CV and a covering letter outlining your interest in one of these roles directly to:Meredith DrynanTeacher Recruitment ConsultantTEACHER APPOINTMENTSmeredith@teacherappointments.com.au0450 125 657 Australia - NSW Sydney

Primary teacher | International School | Bangkok | START AUGUST 2020

Are you an enthusiastic, warm-hearted, adventurous primary teacher?

Do you want to live in bustling Bangkok and travel Asia on holidays?

Do you want to work in a small, community-oriented international school?

Do you want to join a great staff & teach kids from over 15 nationalities?

We are seeking a qualified primary teacher for an upper primary class (either Year 4, 5 or 6) at the primary campus of a small, community-oriented Australian international school in the heart of Bangkok, Thailand. The positions commence at the start of the next northern hemisphere school year in September 2020. The contract offered is for 2 years.   

The school is populated by staff, students and families from many different parts of the world, with students drawn from more than 15 different nationalities.

Teachers are supported in their work by well qualified para-professional teaching assistants. Class sizes are small and generally with a teaching assistant. As class sizes are purposely kept small, all children receive individual care which is a focus of the school.

With excellent facilities, the school is committed to the wholistic development of students from physical and academic to socio-emotional and digital technologies.

This is a great role for a new graduate teacher, as newly arrived teachers to the school are incredibly well supported by a lovely Principal and leadership team.

Although the salary is low in Australian Dollars, it's the going rate for teaching in Bangkok and allows for a great lifestyle including eating out, saving and travel. Teaching in Bangkok is about the experience, about exploring a fascinating culture and about expanding yourself as a globally-oriented teacher for two years - or more!

The cost of living in Bangkok is 50% less than in Australia and a single person can live on well under half the tax-free salary offered.

The Package

  • Tax-free salary of between 70,000-80,000 THB monthly
  • 2-year contract
  • Subsidised accommodation
  • 50,000 THB bonus paid on completion of initial contract
  • Annual 40,000 THB airfare allowance
  • Medical insurance provided
  • Comprehensive pre-departure information
  • Airport meet and greet on arrival in Bangkok
  • Arrival package to assist you with telephone, transport and food
  • Orientation to living in Bangkok
  • A school mentor to help you adjust to teaching in the school and the settling in period
  • A comprehensive, on-going staff support and professional development programme

About You

You will be a teacher seeking an exciting professional and personal opportunity. You will have a love of adventure and experiencing new cultures. You will be team and community oriented as well as self-sufficient, adaptable and resilient. You will be good in humid weather! Professionally, you will be a teacher who values creating great relationships with students and teaching the foundations of literacy and numeracy. The school strives for high standards of academic excellence and through the Australian Curriculum in conjunction with the local culture, aims to support the holistic development of each student.

Job requirements

  • Bachelor of Education (Primary) or equivalent
  • English speaker
  • A good level of fitness and health, physically and mentally, is essential
  • Visas are only issued for teachers, not family

To apply for this position, please Apply through Seek or email your CV and a covering letter outlining your interest in one of these roles directly to:

Meredith Drynan

Teacher Recruitment Consultant

TEACHER APPOINTMENTS

meredith@teacherappointments.com.au

0450 125 657