Hong Kong International School (HKIS) serves over 2,800 Reception 1 through Grade 12 students from around the world. HKIS is an American, Christian school in an international setting, and a culturally diverse community of more than 40 nationalities. We believe in and live out our Mission statement:Dedicating...

Hong Kong International School (HKIS) serves over 2,800 Reception 1 through Grade 12 students from around the world. HKIS is an American, Christian school in an international setting, and a culturally diverse community of more than 40 nationalities. We believe in and live out our Mission statement:

Dedicating our minds to inquiry, our hearts to compassion,

and our lives to service and global understanding

An American-style education, grounded in the Christian faith,

and respecting the spiritual lives of all

We are currently recruiting for the following position:

Teacher Assistant (Performing Arts) – Middle School (Start date: August 2019)

Job level Entry
Work exp Minimum 2 Years
Education Diploma / Certificate
Language Chinese - Cantonese, Chinese - Mandarin, English
Location
Within Hong Kong
Employment type Full Time
Industry Education / Training
Job function Administration > Clerical / Admin / Operation
Education / Training > Tutor / Teaching Assistant
Education / Training > Others
Published On 26/06/2019

The Teacher Assistant supports and assists the Middle School Instrumental (Band/Strings) program which includes daily clerical and administrative functions, organizing musical activities, and set-ups for classroom and performances. S/he needs to periodically assist and facilitate small ensemble rehearsing groups of young musicians.

Requirements:

  • Strong English written and verbal skills, Cantonese and Mandarin language ability a plus;
  • Certificate in teaching assistant or other related courses would be ideal;
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in a similar role;
  • Classroom experience with assigned age students preferred;
  • Ability to work independently and take initiative to support classroom team;
  • Ability to work closely with lead teacher;
  • Strong organizational and interpersonal skills;
  • Instrumental music training/background and ability to play the piano preferred;
  • Ability to exhibit respect and appreciation for diverse cultures, languages and religious traditions.
  • Teacher qualifications a plus

 

Interested candidates please forward your updated resume together with a cover letter and references to

We invite you to learn more about our school and discover for yourself career opportunities in our remarkable HKIS community at www.hkis.edu.hk

We look forward to hearing from you!

We are an equal opportunity employer and welcome applications from all qualified candidates. Information provided will be treated in strict confidence and used only for recruitment purposes.