Teaching English in Malaysia
UUM International School is the first International school to be launched in the northern state of Kedah, Malaysia in April, 2015. A brainchild of the large and prestigious public university called Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM), UUMIS will be a complete IB school offering all the three programs; PYP, MYP and IB Diploma. To begin with, the school will be open for Kindergarten to Grade three with the provision of becoming a complete K-12 school within next five years. The school is located within the lush green university campus (http://www.uum.com.my). Ferry to the famous Langkawi island is 30 minutes drive from the school and the Thai border is just 10 minutes drive away!
We are looking for young, qualified and experienced educators who are dedicated and have the desire to grow professionally in the field of International education. Currently we have the following vacancies:
Grades 1, 2, 3 and 4 Homeroom teachers (5 Positions ): These positions are to be filled by native speakers of English who have worked in an international school in a similar capacity for at least two years. A degree in education is desirable, however a degree in a related field but some teaching qualification would be acceptable as well. Experience of teaching PYP will be a definite advantage, although not a requirement. Selected applicant should expect a salary between 7 and 7.5 thousand Malaysian Ringgit (currently Ringgit equals 9.25 Baht). Apart from the salary, there are other benefits like housing allowance, Medical insurance etc.
Nursery and Kindergarten teachers (4 Positions): Apart from native English speakers, non-native English speakers with excellent command over written and spoken English can also apply for this. Applicant needs to be a graduate in early childhood education with at least three years of experience teaching 3-5 year old kids. Selected applicants will be paid between 4 thousand to 4.5 thousand Malaysian Ringgits along with medical and housing allowances. Native English speakers will be paid between 7 thousand and 7.5 thousand Ringgit.
Applications from qualified people in the following field are also invited:
1. School Nurse
2. PE Teacher
3. Computer teacher
Please email your resume at firstname.lastname@example.org with your contact address, phone number, Skype ID and email addresses. Short listed applicants will be contacted shortly, either by phone or email. INTERVIEWS WILL BE HELD IN BANGKOK IN THE 1ST WEEK OF FEBRUARY. You can visit us at http://www.uumis.org for some basic information about the school.