About the job
Position Overview Provides students with appropriate learning activities and experiences designed to fulfill their potential for intellectual, emotional, physical and social growth. This position will consist of a full-time assignment teaching IB English and another High School English course, depending on scheduling needs and teacher qualifications. General Responsibilities Teachers at Sampoerna Academy are expected to: • Communicate and liaise on a regular basis with fellow team department/grade members with regards to planning, assessment, parent and community contact, subject organization and classroom issues such including discipline, expectations and routines. • Plan a program of study that, as much as possible, meets the individual needs, interests, and abilities of the students. • Create a classroom environment that is conducive to learning and appropriate to the maturity and interests of the students. • Prepare lessons that reflect accommodations for individual differences. • Prepare for classes assigned and show written evidence of preparation upon request of immediate supervisor. • Encourage students to set and maintain standards of classroom behavior. • Communicate and liaise with other school colleagues in an effort to promote and social and emotional awareness. • constructively contribute to staff meetings. • Assist in the supervision of student breaks • Coordinate class activities as deemed necessary. • Maintain up-to-date records of assessment, attendance, planning, reports, conferences, and communication with parents. • Establish links with the parent community to ensure that parents are kept well informed about student progress. • Assist, as required, in the development of social and emotional curricular materials. • Act as a resource/contact/support for new staff members (i.e. curriculum, schedules, and procedures). Participate in and assist with school events as required. • Perform other duties as assigned.
Qualifications the IB English teacher should have: • Secondary license or certification for teaching English, with minimum a master’s degree. • Successful experience teaching IB English, minimum 3 years • Recent training and/or experience in the current IB English Language A: Language and Literature and/or IB English Language A Literature curriculum. • Five years of experience teaching English in K-12 schools; at IB schools • Ability to communicate effectively with students, parents, teachers and others. • Has experience with children 12 -18 years of age, preferably in an international school • Positive attitude. • Ability to differentiate instruction for all learners. • Ability to participate in and establish collaborative structures. • Proven ability to develop successful academic programs. • Willingness to collaborate regularly with colleagues in a positive, constructive manner. Preferred Skills and Experience • Recent and relevant professional development in teaching and learning. • Experience using Understanding by Design to develop learning units. • Proven ability to work in a multi-cultural environment. • Experience working in an IB Diploma school. • Experience as a yearbook advisor.
• 3 – 5 years experience
$3,000 to $5,000 per month
General Benefits for Teachers at Sampoerna Academy: • Competitive Salary • Yearly round trip airfare for family (spouse + 2 children) • Private accommodation provided • Allowance for Utilities • Visa expenses • Medical Insurance and Dental for family (spouse + 2 children) provided • Lunch Provided • Uniform Provided • Tuition provided for maximum of 2 children • Professional Development