Jobs

Head of Malay


Kolej Tuanku Ja'afar

Based: Malaysia(Negeri Sembilan)

Posted on 1 Mar 2020

Job Description

August 2020
 
Kolej Tuanku Ja'afar (KTJ) is a thriving international, day and boarding school set in beautiful Malaysian countryside, an hour's drive south of Kuala Lumpur. The School was established in 1991 as a charity and now caters for more than 1,000 students aged 3 to 19.
 
We are seeking an inspirational and highly-motivated leader to join our Malay Department. The successful candidate will line manage teachers of Malay and Local History, who teach across both Primary and Secondary Schools, ensuring all staff aspire to high standards in teaching and learning. He/she will also review and develop the curriculum, assessments and approaches to feedback. Alongside his/her leadership role, the Head of Malay will deliver high-quality, challenging and fun lessons and will contribute to the holistic education offered in our boarding environment.
 
Candidates must have at least two years' experience in contexts which prioritise student-centred learning.
 
KTJ is a friendly and supportive environment for students and staff alike. More information on the School and conditions for teachers can be found in our publication, Malaysian Staff Recruitment Brochure (available on the vacancies page of our website).
 
The closing date for applications is Wednesday, 11 March. Applications should be made to Ms. Anne Soosay, Senior Administrator, at the school address or via email to annesoosay@ktj.edu.my and marked 'private and confidential'. Please submit a letter and a completed application form (available on our website), including contact details of three referees, one of whom should be your current employer.
 
The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be subject to security vetting.

Company Details

Kolej Tuanku Ja'afar


BATU 15 JALAN SEREMBAN-KL

Mantin

71700 Negeri Sembilan

Malaysia

www.ktj.edu.my

Kolej Tuanku Ja'afar (KTJ) is a thriving international, day and boarding school set in beautiful Malaysian countryside, an hour's drive south of Kuala Lumpur. The School was established in 1991 as a charity and now caters for more than 1,000 students aged 3 to 19.