ESF Educational Services Limited (ESL) is a subsidiary to the English Schools Foundation, delivers a highly successful programme of after-school English and other language teaching and sports coaching for children across Hong Kong, and also operates four international kindergartens.

ESF Educational Services Limited (ESL) is a subsidiary to the English Schools Foundation, delivers a highly successful programme of after-school English and other language teaching and sports coaching for children across Hong Kong, and also operates four international kindergartens.

English Playgroup Teacher (25 Hours)

Job level Entry
Work exp Minimum 1 Year
Education Bachelor Degree
Professional Qualification A recognized early years teaching qualification
Skill Create a pleasant, inviting classroom atmosphere
Language English
Location Tung Chung
Employment type Contract
Industry Education / Training
Job function Education / Training > Teacher - Early Child
Published On 29/09/2016

We are now looking for a Playgroup Teacher who is responsible for teaching English playgroup classes and for projects related to the development and maintenance of ESF Language & Learning. Responsibilities include but not limited to the followings:

• Teaches 22.5 hours a week and prepares all associated plans and resources
• Acts as “Teacher in Charge” at a designated location, manages all resources at the location and is the first point of contact for the host school and for parents
• Monitors and evaluates students’ performance and progress, providing appropriate feedback to parents
• Contributes to course development
• Attends information sessions and staff meetings as requested
• Undertake projects as required
• Acts as an ambassador of ESF Language & Learning
• This position will be based at ESF International Kindergarten, Tung Chung and will be reporting to ESF Language & Learning Senior Teacher

Requirements

Degree Holder – A recognized early years teaching qualification

At least one year's teaching experience with young learners

Abilities:
• Create a pleasant, inviting classroom atmosphere in which children and visitors feel comfortable and secure.
• Provide positive guidance to help children develop self-control.
• Provide a variety of opportunities to help children develop and sustain appropriate relationships with others.
• Foster a stimulating learning and teaching environment
• Classroom management
• Organisation of tasks
• Plan, review and develop curriculum materials to a high standard
• Team player

Knowledge:
• Early Childhood development
• Familiar with modern language teaching methodologies
• Understands the language needs and challenges of Hong Kong students
• Knowledge of UK Early Years Foundations Stage and PYP preferable

Applicants must be a permanent Hong Kong resident or possess a valid visa to work in Hong Kong.

Closing Date: 14 Oct 2016
 

For enquiries, please contact Emma Dorrell at .emma.dorrell@esf.org.hk

Applications must be submitted online through https://recruit.esf.edu.hk
Step 1: Go to the Registration tab and register. You will then receive an email with an activation link. 
Step 2: When your account has been activated, login to the system and click "Job Listing"
Step 3: Check the box next to the job(s) that you wish to apply for and click "Apply & Continue" at the bottom of the page.

Applicants must be a permanent Hong Kong resident or possess a valid visa to work in Hong Kong. 
ESF is an Equal Opportunities Employer
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