Music Teacher: Secondary

 
 

Closing Date: 30 April 2018


 

TH School is seeking an enthusiastic secondary Music specialist teacher to create a child centered, active learning environment. This is a unique opportunity to be the founding members of an exciting project in the heart of Hanoi, Vietnam. Experience with IMYC is desirable, though not essential.

The school is international in vision and practice offering the IPC, IMYC and A Levels. The language of instruction is English while providing a focus on Vietnamese language and culture. The school will move to the IBDP as soon as IBO certification is obtained.

A modern purpose built campus in the Chùa Bộc district located in central Hanoi has been completed. A phased enrollment plan for the Chùa Bộc campus is in progress for grades PreK - 12. Projected enrollment at the Chùa Bộc campus for preK – 12 will reach a full capacity of 1000 students over the next few years.

The second TH School is set to open in Hòa Lạc located approximately 20 km outside Hanoi’s central business district in August 2018. The Hòa Lạc campus will follow TH School’s philosophy and educational program enrolling 350 grade 6 – 12 day and boarding students. Future plans are to establish at least one TH School in each of Vietnam’s 58 provinces. As such there are significant career opportunities as the network develops.

TH School is seeking talented student centered educators to join our current team of highly qualified teachers for the 2018 – 2019 school year.  Candidates with the following qualifications, experience and dispositions are encouraged to apply.

  • Teacher certification from an internationally recognized authority
  • At least three years experience teaching in an accredited school
  • Experience working with and developing high quality curriculum (IPC, IMYC, IGCSE, A/AS, IBDP)
  • Places high value on relationships and the importance of collaboration
  • Entrepreneurial educators who views the challenges inherent in a “start up” program as opportunities for growth rather than frustration points
  • Desire to be part of a dynamic organizing with unlimited career pathways and opportunities
  • Pedagogical innovators who take joy in developing engaging learning experiences
  • Desire to participate in after school activities and service learning experiences
  • High level of ICT competency and data analysis
  • Positive outlook and team players 
  • Capacity for innovation and sustained rigorous self evaluation 
  • Displays evidence as life long learners with a commitment to professional development
  • Will display empathy and sensitivity for the cultural background of students from Vietnam, their learning styles and previous experiences
  • Desire to embrace Vietnam and the opportunity to live in this vibrant and culturally rich country
 

Competitive tax-free salary and comprehensive benefits package includes: accommodation, international health insurance, annual return home flights, end of contract payment, renewal incentive and health club membership.


APPLICATION PROCEDURE

A CV and scanned teaching qualifications should accompany your application, which can be emailed to Human Relations Director Ms. Dương Nguyễn at hrmanager@thschool.edu.vn

Early applications are encouraged as TH School reserves the right to appoint suitable candidates as soon as they are found. Skype Interviews will be conducted with short-listed candidates. Appointments are made subject to visa requirements and police checks.