JUNIOR SCHOOL PE TEACHER

2-5 years
6000 - 12000 SGD monthly
20 days ago 1 Applied
Job Description

Outstanding and inspirational PE Teachers are required for August 2024 start.

Candidates should have a genuine commitment to child initiated and active learning, putting children first and ensuring that they are challenged as individuals. Recent experience of an inquiry, concept-based approach to curriculum planning is preferable.

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.

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

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS AND QUALIFICATIONS

Education

  • Graduate qualified teacher
  • Bachelor's degree in relevant subject area

Skills and Experience

  • Minimum two years experience in the area for which you are applying
  • Successful experience in working with students in the age group you are teaching
  • Demonstrated experience in inspiring students in a stimulating learning environment
  • Demonstrated experience of using ICT to promote learning
  • Previous experience in an international school and familiarity with British education system preferred
  • Ability to analyse student data to support student achievement
  • Demonstrated experience in raising achievement and setting challenging targets
  • Strong commitment to supporting all aspects of our programme, especially through participating actively in the extra-curricular activities and contributing to the life of the school community

About Dulwich College (Singapore)

Students come first is a guiding pillar in everything we do at Dulwich College (Singapore). We therefore invite applications from educators who share our pioneering spirit and dedication to serve the needs of over 2,930 individuals, aged between 2 and 18, across our community. We want to develop a culture focused on wellbeing where staff and students benefit from the best quality learning possible, have agency in their work and studies, and collaborate to build a sustainable and equitable world.

Regarded as one of the leading international schools in Singapore, the College is academically selective and provides a rigorous curriculum, complemented by a rich co-curricular programme. We build upon an enhanced version of the English National Curriculum, followed by IGCSE and the IB Diploma Programme. It is a genuinely international education. Our modern campus connects us to the greenery of Singapore and features technology-rich learning spaces, world-class performing arts facilities, swimming pools, sports pitches, and gymnasia.

The Junior School

Our Junior School caters for 880 enthusiastic learners aged between 7 and 11. Everything we do is underpinned by a culture of safety and wellbeing for all members of the community. We build upon the excellent foundations laid in DUCKS, and develop a depth of academic knowledge, as well as the life skills and mindset needed, to prepare students for the best possible success in our Senior School. We want children to leave Year 6 as motivated, independent and collaborative learners.

Junior School teachers have high expectations of themselves and learners. They are reflective and strive for continual improvement. They value knowing each child as an individual and create a safe space for learning. They believe in personalising learning and that all children have the right to make progress from their individual starting points teachers identify the needs of children and provide support and challenge as appropriate.

Our teachers understand the importance of a solid platform of core skills and content and see this as a springboard to teach broader concepts, through an inquiry approach to learning. To support this every student has access to a device. Our curriculum and timetable value a breadth of disciplines that includes traditionally academic subjects as well as STEM, sports, and visual and performance arts. Teachers are supported to develop areas of expertise within this model.

Our Vision for Teachers

Dulwich College International (DCI) is a family of leading international schools in Asia. Across our schools, we are focused on nurturing teacher and, in turn, every student to have the skills and motivation to thrive in life and make a positive difference in the world - that is, to Graduate Worldwise. To this end, we look to recruit the very best practitioners in international education who are passionate about unlocking the potential of our students, and who will continue to grow with us as Worldwise Teachers.

Worldwise teachers:

  • Put students first in all they do
  • Display a positive attitude, adaptability and open-mindedness
  • Show professional initiative and perseverance
  • Are truly collaborative and display highly developed communication skills
  • Are committed to internationalism and equity
  • Are committed to sustainability and global citizenship

Worldwise teachers believe in:

  • The right of every student to be safe, supported and nurtured
  • Evidence-based and innovative pedagogy
  • Personalised and differentiated student learning
  • Setting high expectations for every student
  • Empowering students to reach their own goals
  • High levels of student motivation and engagement

Worldwise teachers practice:

  • Maximises every student's opportunity learn
  • Promotes student agency, reflection and a love of learning
  • Delivers academic rigour and holistic learning
  • Reveals the complex and inter-disciplinary nature of learning content
  • Creates a supportive and dynamic learning environment
  • Develops students higher-order thinking

We welcome and encourage applications from people of all backgrounds. Having a diverse staff body is a great strength to us as a College and one of the ways that we can help students achieve our College Mission of Living Worldwise. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, gender, age, disability, religion, sexual orientation, pregnancy or socio-economic status. We support family-friendly flexible working opportunities, where operational needs allow. Staff recruited locally are subject to terms and conditions of service according to local employment law.

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.

CPE Registration Number: 201027137D. Period of Registration: 09 January 2024 to 08 January 2028

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