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Tenby Schools Setia Eco Gardens
Johor, Malaysia
Date Added: May 24, 2023

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MUSIC TEACHER (SECONDARY)

Are you an inspiring Teacher who is ready for a career move, are you inspired by amazing learning and have the skills and experience to make a significant impact on our students and school communities?

If you are interested, we have an amazing teaching opportunity at our Tenby Schools Setia Eco Gardens

Tenby Schools Setia Eco Gardens

Tenby Schools Setia Eco Gardens opened its doors in 2013 and is part of ISP’s dynamic network of schools across the globe. We offer a premium education choice located in an upcoming suburban township in Johor for Early Years, Primary and Secondary-aged students.  Our 19-acre state-of-the-art green campus offers space and a wide range of facilities for children to explore their full potential.  Our purpose-built campus and spacious grounds, complete with modern and well-equipped facilities provide a welcoming, inclusive and exciting work environment.  With a strong emphasis on constant improvement and active participation in such activities, our students are provided with numerous opportunities to gain meaningful experiences.  We celebrate being Asian and love the fact that we combine international thinking to create a diverse and exciting campus.

Tenby Schools Setia Eco Gardens is comprised of Tenby International School Setia Eco Gardens which offers a British education up to the IGCSE level, and Sekolah Tenby Setia Eco Gardens which offers the Malaysian National Curriculum at the Secondary level. The school caters to students aged 3 to 17 years from around the world. The school is focused on the holistic development of the students that attend to become global citizens that have the skills and confidence to compete globally.

Our campus is designed to support a diverse range of co-curricular activities including the arts, sports and other intellectually stimulating activities.   Whilst our schools are recognised for excellent academic achievements, we understand that effective learning is more than just academic achievement. We hold firmly to nurturing the whole person and meeting our students’ physical, mental and emotional needs to develop valuable life skills for success.   

We love learning and we are continually getting better. We value being self-reflective, so we can self-improve together to create amazing learning experiences.

ISP in Malaysia

ISP operates Asia Pacific Schools, Straits International Schools and Tenby Schools where we are strategically located covering the Klang Valley, Perak, Penang and Johor within Malaysia. Our experience in educational excellence helps us provide amazing learning experiences for students as young as 3 years up to 18 years old.  The nine (9) ISP schools in Malaysia follow the international school curriculum comprising IGCSE and A-levels, starting at the kindergarten level, while five (5) of the schools also offer the Malaysian National Curriculum.  While the national and international schools and classrooms are separated, facilities and non-curricular activities are shared between the schools.  With over 8,000 students, we have a 60-year history in the country providing education to students and have gained a reputation for excellence and high standards in education.

What unites all ISP schools is a common purpose of enabling moments of Amazing Learning, where a student goes beyond the level they thought possible and amaze themselves with the progress they make. We believe that by providing our students opportunities to learn through a good struggle, they will develop the perseverance and resilience necessary to independently overcome any challenges that lie in their way.

Our approach to learning: We puts learners and learning first

With 85% of the jobs that will be available in 2030 having not even been invented yet, we put learning at the heart of everything we do to create rounded open-minded, curious, confident individuals that can forge successful pathways and lives, in a rapidly changing world.

At ISP, everyone is a learner. So as one of our teachers, you are also a learner. Your ability to embrace and model a growth and development mindset, demonstrating a desire to learn and build on your capabilities, as well as fostering the learning and growth of your team, will be fundamental to your school’s success

Purpose of Role

We are looking for an experienced music teacher to be responsible for teaching music as part of the school curriculum. The music teacher will follow the guidelines as set out by the education department which includes the theory and practice of general music, singing, and playing musical instruments. They should also prepare students for exams in music.

To be successful as a music teacher, you should create an enjoyable learning environment to inspire young minds and help them grow in appreciation of music. Ultimately, a top-notch music teacher should be skilled in playing musical instruments, planning concerts for student participation, and creating after-school music clubs.

ISP Teacher Key Responsibilities

  • Teaching general styles of music.
  • Teaching classical piano, practical, and theory.
  • Teaching singing to students from beginner to advanced level.
  • Incorporating musical instruments and movement in lessons.
  • Planning and implementing a program of instruction and lesson plans.
  • Preparing students for school concerts and planned music experiences.
  • Preparing students for practicals and exams.
  • Inspiring and motivating students to extend themselves to after-school music clubs.
  • Building relationships and mentoring students. 

Skills, Qualifications, and Experience

  • Appropriate degree and teaching qualification e.g. Bachelor’s Degree with a teaching qualification, PGCE/Diploma in Education OR relevant degree.
  • Minimum 2 years of teaching experience desired
  • IGCSE experience is preferred.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Choral pedagogy.
  • Ability to set and mark examination papers.
  • Creative, inspiring, patient, resourceful, and energetic.
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Fluency in written and spoken English is essential.
  • Highly responsible, dedicated, hardworking, and a team-player.
  • Reflective individual who is committed to life-long learning and development.
  • Experience teaching students with English as an additional language

What we offer:

  • Competitive salary
  • Medical outpatient and insurance benefits
  • Personal Accident insurance coverage
  • Generous contributions to an Employee Provident Fund (EPF)
  • Fee reduction for children of employees


ISP Leadership Competencies

You consistently demonstrate and role-model the ISP Leadership Competencies in all that you do.  

Collaboration. Takes an active part in leading their school or region; is cooperative and a genuine team player, developing positive, supportive relationships with colleagues to solve problems and maximise opportunities.  

Learning & Getting Better. Continually demonstrates personal commitment and passion for learning and getting better using evidence and feedback; supporting others in their continual learning, development and growth.  

Innovation Leadership. Is good at creating an environment where ideas for learning initiatives and services are generated and is able to motivate and inspire others through the process of creation through to completion. 

Outcome driven. Can be counted on to find solutions. Is consistently looking to exceed goals and is focused on KPIs.  

Resilience. Can deal with setbacks and challenges calmly and effectively.  

Community Focus. Is committed to meeting and exceeding the needs and expectations of our students and their families.  

Integrity & Ethical Management. Has the ability to work ethically and with integrity; help others feel valued; uphold and model the ISP Vision, Purpose, and Principles.  

Leading & Inspiring Others. Supports encourages, and inspires students, colleagues, and teams so that they give their best.  

Understanding People. Is a very good judge of talent, can objectively articulate the strengths and motivations of people inside or outside the organisation. 

Influencing & Communication. Consistently informs, influences, and inspires students, parents, and colleagues through timely and effective communication. 

Agile. Responds and adapts to changing circumstances; manages and solves problems by providing solutions in a climate of ambiguity.  

Strategic, Commercial & Financial Awareness. Has the ability to apply an understanding of the business and industry to improve effectiveness and profitability.  

Planning & Decision Making. Makes decisions on the best course of action and then plans, organises, prioritises and balances resources to achieve the desired outcome.  

Diversity & Equity. Has the sensitivity, awareness and skill to understand the values, behaviours, attitudes and practices across cultures that supports all children and adults to learn and work effectively. 

 

ISP Commitment to Safeguarding Principles

ISP is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All post holders are subject to appropriate vetting procedures and satisfactory Criminal Background Checks or equivalent covering the previous 10 years’ employment history.

For more information about Tenby schools please visit our website at www.tenby.edu.my

Early application is encouraged as we reserve the right to appoint prior to the closing date 24 June 2023.

 

 

 

 

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