Teach In Asia (TIA) is a consultant specialising in global education recruitment. Our team is comprised of compassionate, honest, fun-loving professionals who have lived and worked internationally. We provide enthusiastic university graduates with the opportunity to teach in schools and learning centres...

Teach In Asia (TIA) is a consultant specialising in global education recruitment. Our team is comprised of compassionate, honest, fun-loving professionals who have lived and worked internationally. We provide enthusiastic university graduates with the opportunity to teach in schools and learning centres in Asia, gain enriching work and life experience and valuable transferable skills and be fully immersed in the daily reality of Asia. We treat candidates with honesty and honour, providing them with counselling, resources and ongoing support before and during their teach-and-travel adventure. We provide a very personal service to our teachers and our clients are leading international institutions.

Mission:

Beyond providing you the opportunity to Teach in Asia, gain enriching work and life experience and be fully immersed in the daily reality of Asia, our mission is to provide you full support on every step of your teach-and-travel adventure and make your overall experience as satisfying and stress-free as possible. We know that one of the most important qualities candidates look for is trust in their recruiter - having previously moved abroad to teach, we know. We keep in regular contact with our placed teachers and regularly visit our client schools.

To learn more about us, visit: www.teach-in-asia.com and follow us at www.facebook.com/teachinasiaTIA for the latst job postings.

SAT Instructor. Major international training organisation.

Job level Senior
Education Bachelor Degree
Language English
Location
Hong Kong Island
Employment type Full Time
Industry Education / Training
Job function Education / Training > Teacher - Higher Education
Education / Training > Teacher - Tertiary / Vocational
Education / Training > Training & Development
Published On 03/05/2019

Teach in Asia is a leading English teacher recruitment agency for Asia. We connect qualified teachers with reputable education providers in full-time and part-time roles. Follow us for the latest jobs: at www.facebook.com/teachinasiaTIA

This high-quality test prep role is with a boutique institution in the heart of Hong Kong. We seek an experienced test-preparation trainer with first-hand experience of teaching (and preferrably taking) key test prep courses. Calling the best of the best! 

 

The Job:

  • Plan and teach test prep courses* for SAT, ACT, SSAT, ISEE, and other standardized tests
  • Plan and teach academic courses* including some of the following: Reading, Essay Writing, Creative Writing, Public Speaking, US/UK Boarding School preparation
  • Conduct one-on-one test prep and academic coaching with students
  • Display subject matter expertise in all sections of the exams
  • Submit lesson plans weekly
  • Collaborate in curriculum development, course, and unit planning
  • Communicate effectively with parents to inform them of student progress

* All classes are conducted in English


Key Requirements:

  • At least two years of experience teaching or student counseling  
  • Scored above 90th percentile on SAT/ACT/GRE/GMAT
  • Experience with SSAT, ISEE, SAT, ACT, and other standardized test preparation
  • Deep understanding and up-to-date knowledge of test-taking strategies and recent developments in SSAT, ISEE, SAT, ACT, and other standardized tests 
  • Bachelor’s degree or above 
  • Native fluency in English
  • Experience teaching either Grade 6-9 or Grade 9-12 students 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Passionate about teaching and mentoring young people
  • Ability to respond effectively to the needs of students and parents
  • Demonstrated academic excellence and exemplary critical and creative thinking skills 
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to motivate students 
  • Proactive; keen to take the initiative to develop curriculum and build our community



Great-to-Have’s

  • Overseas education or experience
  • Experience writing professionally or teaching writing
  • Experience creating portfolios (e.g. music, visual art, digital portfolios) 
  • Research, networking, and communication skills that will help connect students to unique learning opportunities
  • Previous experience working at an IB or international school  
  • An entrepreneurial mindset
  • A dedication to work collaboratively and to develop as a professional



Location 

  • Wanchai, Hong Kong



Salary 

  • Competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience


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