Opportunities

Below are listed the current opportunities available within the ISTA network.

Drama and English Teacher

Dulwich College (Singapore)

Posted on: 15 Apr 2021

Drama and English Teacher
Singapore | Dulwich College (Singapore) | Teaching

An outstanding and inspirational Drama & English Teacher is required for August 2021. The ability to offer a drama production, and previous experience in this area, would be a distinct advantage. It is initially a one year contract, with the possibility of further extension.

The right candidate will have the ability to inspire and motivate students with a diverse range of talent and ability. A desire and willingness to teach through Years 7 to 13 is essential, along with experience of IGCSE and/or IB. We commenced the IBDP programme in August 2018. Students start a 3-year IGCSE programme in Year 9.

The ideal candidate will be a highly committed team player with the drive, energy and passion to develop this forward-looking school. Applicants must be willing to lead by example and play a full part in the College’s pastoral care and extra-curricular programme.

Successful applicants will need to be sympathetic with the ethos and values of Dulwich College. An attractive and competitive remuneration package will be offered, and details will be made available to shortlisted candidates.

Our College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people in our care. We follow safe recruitment practices and appointments are subject to vetting including reference checks, and identity and criminal record checks.

Dulwich College (Singapore) offers the highest quality of learning for all our students and our guiding philosophy is that students come first. The Dulwich College International group is committed to drawing upon its position as a global family, with ‘one College, many campuses’ as its mission, enhancing the education of its students and providing its employees with enriching and rewarding careers.

Dulwich College (Singapore) is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all the students in our care and expects all applicants to share this commitment. We follow safe recruitment practices which are aligned to the recommendations of the International Task Force on Child Protection. We hold ourselves to a high standard of effective recruiting practices with specific attention to child protection. All appointments are subject to an interview, identity checks, criminal record checks, and successful references.

Secondary Years MYP and DP Visual Arts Teacher

GEMS World Academy (Singapore)

Posted on: 09 Apr 2021

GEMS World Academy (Singapore) is seeking a dynamic, experienced and flexible Secondary Years MYP and DP Visual Arts Teacher. This is a full-time position starting from 1 August 2021.

Preference will be given to teachers who have relevant subject-specific IB MYP and DP experience, as well as a clear track record of superior teaching in international school settings.

Main Responsibilities
Teachers should be willing to contribute positively to the collaborative culture of the department and broader SY Team.
Demonstrates to professional ethics, international mindedness and the school’s mission
Adheres cooperatively to GWA policies and regulations, including duties, deadlines, programme requirements (IB).
Seeks clarification in case of lack of clarity in order to fully meet all expectations of the role and sets and maintains consistently high standards.
Contribute to the development of curriculum and assessment documentation
Show exemplary attendance to work eg.recognize the importance and support for the GWA extended school day activities

Person Specifications
Undergraduate degree from a recognized university or college
Teacher professional certification specific to applied position
Teaching experience and professional certification specific to applied position
Minimum of two years’ experience as a class teacher, preferably in an international K-12 school
Preferred minimum 2 years of relevant IB programme experience
Due to the current pandemic situation and the travel restrictions in place qualified candidates residing in Singapore will have an added advantage.

Qualified candidates are welcome to apply for the role till 1st May 2021.

About us
GEMS World Academy is an international school in Singapore for students aged 2 to 18, fully committed to the academic, emotional and social development of its students. We are immensely proud to be the first and only international school in Singapore authorised to offer all four International Baccalaureate (IB) programmes. We aspire to recruit employees that share and understand our commitment towards creating our mission of empowering an international community of happy learners who aspire to positively impact others.We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All appointments are subject to Safer Recruitment processes such as interviews, employment reference checks, identity and criminal record checks.

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Artist in residence

St. John’s School, Vancouver, Canada

Posted on: 06 Apr 2021

ARTIST IN RESIDENCE

Position Type
Full-Time, Contract
Start 11/22/2021
School Name St. John’s School
City, Province Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Artist in Residence

An IB World School, St. John’s School is an independent, co-educational, non-denominational, university preparatory day school situated in the Kitsilano neighborhood of Vancouver. Serving 570 JK through Grade 12 students in an urban setting, St. John’s boasts a vibrant, accomplished, well rounded student community striving for excellence in academics, athletics and the arts. One hundred percent of graduates are accepted by the best post-secondary programmes around the world.

St. John’s is a member of the Independent Schools Association of BC, the Canadian Accredited Independent Schools, and an IB World School offering the Primary Years, Middle Years and Diploma Programmes.

St. John’s School is seeking a qualified and experienced Artist to be the School’s Artist in Residence. This is a one term (10 to 12 week) position starting in late November 2021 and continuing to Spring Break in mid-March.

Specific responsibilities will include:

-Meet with the relevant Heads of Departments (HOD) and teachers to plan units of work, projects and lesson activities (the selection of these teachers is dependent on the type of artistic practice);

-Work with students and teachers in classes from K to 12 on student projects. These projects are owned by the students/school. Supplies for these projects are provided by the school and will be planned with the teachers and HODs;

-Work on their own artistic practice in the Artist in Residence workspace. This is work on the artist’s own works for which they bring in their own supplies and for which they retain ownership;

-Provide artworks to be displayed on campus for a period of one year;

-Contribute art pieces and attend the relevant Arts Showcase at the school.

St. John’s offers a very competitive and comprehensive salary package. Salary is negotiable and will be between $10,000 – $15,000 depending on experience and qualifications.

All interested candidates should forward their resumes, along with the names, addresses and phone numbers of three referees, and a cover letter, in confidence addressed to:

Mr. Trevor Gale St. John’s School

2215 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver, BC, V6K 2J1

Or electronically to: tgale@stjohns.bc.ca

Closing Date: April 30, 2021

Contact Name: Mr. Trevor Gale
Contact Email: tgale@stjohns.bc.ca