Hong Kong International School, Tai Tam, Hong Kong, was founded and is owned by The Lutheran Church–Missouri Synod. We are a coeducational school for students from R1-12, providing an American-based curriculum to a diverse student population. We offer a unique, stimulating, learning environment for students and excellent benefits and work conditions for employees.
Applicants who appreciate and value the opportunity to work in a Christian community are welcome to apply for the following opportunities for 2005-06:
- Teaching positions: lower primary — reception one or pre-kindergarten (age 4); reception two or kindergarten (age 5); grade 1 (age 6); and grade 2 (age 7); classroom teachers and ESOL teacher. Upper primary (grades 3-5, ages 8-10) — classroom teachers, band teacher, and ESOL teacher; middle school (grades 6-8, ages 11-14) — vocal music director, classroom teachers (tentative), language arts, social studies, U.S. history, math, science; high school (grades 9-12, ages 15-18) — humanities teachers: history and English, AP economics, math teacher, college counselor, science teacher: biology, and ESOL teacher.
- Administrative positions: associate principal/literacy specialist — lower primary and associate principal for student life/teacher — high school.
- Intern position: music intern — lower primary, and drama intern — high school. Requirements for teachers and administrators: bachelor’s degree in relevant subject area, master’s preferable; minimum three years’ experience in the area for which you are applying and at the relevant grade level; and international school experience preferred. Intern requirements: strong academic background with relevant bachelor’s degree; experience working with young people as tutor, counselor, coach or other capacity; and interest in pursuing a teaching career and working in Asia.
For more job details, requirements, and to apply, please visit our Web site at www.hkis.edu.hk and submit an online job application under the employment section. We wish to thank all those who apply and advise that only short-listed candidates will be notified.
For further inquiries and information, please contact Jean Lau, Recruitment Coordinator, Hong Kong International School, 1 Red Hill Road, Tai Tam, Hong Kong; (852) 3149 7818; firstname.lastname@example.org.
Posted Feb. 2, 2005