Sha Tin Junior School Website : Sha Tin Junior School (SJS) is a 5 11 primary school and is one of 23 schools which make up the English Schools Foundation in Hong Kong.
The school is 5-form entry with 900 students on roll. The school serves a residential zone which comprises the majority of the New Territories in Hong Kong.
The student population is international in nature with a large proportion of HK Permanent Residents. Parent expectations and student attainment are high.
SJS follows the inquiry-based international curriculum of the International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme and is a fully authorised IBO World School.
Mainscale Class Teacher
Sha Tin Junior School is looking for a Mainscale Class Teacher. The position will be a full-time two years contract starting August 2020, renewable by mutual consent.
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The main role of the classroom teacher is to maximise student learning and development through the planning, preparation and teaching of programmes which meet students’ individual learning needs and achieve specific student outcomes.
Teachers teach a range of student abilities and classes and are accountable for the effective delivery of their programmes.
The classroom teacher engages in critical reflection in order to improve their knowledge and skills to better engage students and improve their learning.
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Teaching in Hong Kong
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The teaching profession is highly respected, student motivation and outcomes are excellent, and all teachers receive considerable support from ESF with settling into Hong Kong, as well as with their professional development.
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