About Nord Anglia Education
Nord Anglia Education is the world’s leading premium schools organisation, with more than 70 schools located across dozens of countries in the Americas, Europe, China, Southeast Asia, India and the Middle East.
Together, our schools educate over 67,000 students from kindergarten through to the end of secondary school.
Our philosophy for education rests on our four pillars of creativity, wellbeing, excellent academic outcomes, and global connectedness.
These are delivered through innovative use of educational technology to create a personalised 21st century learning experience for all students.
Every parent wants the best for their child so do we. Nord Anglia schools deliver high quality, transformational education and ensure excellent academic outcomes by going beyond traditional learning.
Our global scale enables us to recruit and retain world-leading teachers and to offer unforgettable experiences through global and regional events, while our engaging learning environments ensure all of our students love coming to school.
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About your school
At Nord Anglia International School Hong Kong we are ambitious for our students, believing there is no limit to what they can achieve - our approach supports and nurtures every child to succeed academically, socially and personally, helping them go beyond what they thought possible.
We encourage every student to love learning, to try something new, and, above all, to be ambitious.
We know that parents want the best for their child. So do we. That's why we enrich each child's learning experience with opportunities beyond traditional education and collaborate with world-leading organisations.
We provide more than just teaching. We take education beyond the classroom to transform and enrich learning, enabling students to be ambitious and inspired to do more.
Every child is unique, and by individually tailoring our approach to your child's education, we ensure that they will be confident and ready to take on any challenge that they may encounter in our ever-changing world.
NAIS Hong Kong is part of a global family of over 76 premium international schools located in 31 countries across the world.
Nord Anglia Education (NAE) teachers and school staff look after more than 68,000 students globally. Our global scale enables us to recruit and retain the best teachers in the world.
The school's unique Global Campus allows students to connect with pupils from NAE's schools around the world through virtual learning and exchanges.
and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - bringing a new approach to learning the interdisciplinary subjects of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics (STEAM).
Groups of students visit MIT every year to meet leading researchers and take part in activities such as bio-engineering, coding and robotics.
Furthermore, Nord Anglia's partnership with UNICEF enables students to take a leading role in the global discussion about key issues affecting our world.
NAIS Hong Kong offers an all-round through-train education for students aged 3-18, with specialist teachers in Art, Music, Drama, PE and Mandarin from the very start of a child's educational journey.
With a focus on individualised learning, teachers ensure that all students have a creative and transformational learning experience.
All four campuses feature top-class facilities, including large multi-purpose indoor and outdoor spaces, outdoor play areas, library, and specialist music and art rooms .
Each Nord Anglia Education school is unique in character and designed to meet the needs of its community. We are united by our philosophy, to be ambitious for our students, our people, and our family of schools.
We believe that being part of our family of schools gives them a special advantage. Working together, we can achieve more than we can individually.
Our schools have access to a wide range of resources and support to enhance their success.
We also create unique opportunities to benefit our students and people, such as the Global Campus, Nord Anglia University, and our collaborations with The Juilliard School, MIT, UNICEF, and King’s College London.
Global academic results
The 2020-2021 school year was the strongest ever in terms of Nord Anglia Education’s academic results. For the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme, our students achieved a 36.
2 global point average and a 98% pass rate, with over 20 students earning a perfect score of 45. In the A-levels, our students achieved 65.
4% of grades at A A, along with 83.7% at A B, with a group-wide pass rate of 99.4% and seven schools achieving a perfect 100% pass rate.
In this year’s I / GCSE results, 59.6% of students achieved A A grades, with a group-wide pass rate of 89.5% and 13 Nord Anglia schools achieving a perfect 100% pass rate.
About the role
Join our fast-paced international environment, and you will deliver UK National Curriculum and IGSCE or International Baccalaureate programme.
You will challenge your students to set ambitious targets for themselves and seek out and use innovative teaching practices to enhance our students’ experiences and outcomes.
With the ability to create a classroom culture where there are no limits to what can be achieved, you will have a university degree in your specialist subject, a teaching qualification plus considerable teaching experience and knowledge of the curriculum.
Receptive to feedback and ready to embrace change, you will be keen to share best practice with colleagues and peers.
A strong ambassador for the school, you will be able to develop new ways to engage students and parents with the wider school and Nord Anglia Education community.
Your strong motivation and communication skills will also enable you to create a feeling of energy, excitement, and personal investment within the classroom.
You will also be able to meet visa-related restrictions for Hong Kong, including a Qualified to Bachelor of Education or appropriate Degree with PGCE, a Qualified Teacher Status, hold a current Enhanced Criminal Records Bureau Disclosure or equivalent for countries lived in outside of the UK.
A commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all pupils. And the willingness to undertake appropriate child protection training when required.
When you join a Nord Anglia Education school, you join a global community of 14,000 people working together to support our students’ success.
We offer you unsurpassed opportunities to innovate and develop best practice across our family, to access extensive professional development, and to gain exceptional experience and career development in our schools.
At Nord Anglia, you will have opportunities to progress more, learn more, and collaborate more.
We offer career and development opportunities that come with being part of our global organisation. Nord Anglia University unites our team through a vibrant online platform which harnesses the collective expertise of peers in an exchange of knowledge, ideas, and best practice.
We also provide extensive professional development through Nord Anglia University to ensure that our teachers don’t just maintain their skills but can also develop at the cutting edge of educational thinking.
Our collaborations with The Juilliard School, MIT, UNICEF, and King’s College London, offers our teachers unrivalled access to leading experts in their fields.
We also offer selected candidates from our staff worldwide an opportunity to earn their Executive Master’s in International Education in an exclusive collaboration with King’s College London.
Alongside great training and a competitive package, you’ll enjoy the chance to live and work in one of the world’s most vibrant cities.
As a Nord Anglia Education teacher, you enjoy the following benefits :
A fast-paced, global experience so that you can progress on a global scale
An enabling environment founded on creativity, challenge, and collaboration
A culture which is fair and consultative
Unique opportunities to grow professionally and develop your career
The closing date for application is 5 December 2021. Due to global travel restrictions, all interviews will be conducted via Microsoft Teams / video call.
There will be three stages of interview, including a panel interview.
Start date : 1 August 2022
At Nord Anglia Education we are committed to providing a world class, safe, happy environment in which children and young people are able to thrive and learn.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our pupils irrespective of race, ability, religion, gender, or culture.
All post holders in regulated activity (having regular unsupervised contact with children) are subject to appropriate national and international vetting procedures including satisfactory criminal record checks from both your country of residence / birth and any country of residence within the last 10 years.