Worldteachers have a good opportunity in Macau.
Secondary English Language and Literature Teacher
A teacher who can continue to raise the bar of English and Literature among our secondary students, for many of whom English is not their mother tongue.
Solid understanding of English and Literature
Familiar with and support school ethos and standards of practice
Cooperate and support decisions made by the school
Possess competent classroom management, educational planning, and student follow-up skills
Incorporate a variety of teaching and learning approaches including strategies for differentiation, teaching ESL students, and inquiry-based learning
Communicate frequently and constructively with parents
Pay attention to details of the latest syllabi and curricula, plan and teach accordingly and effectively
Exercise appropriate care for students’ intellectual, emotional and physical health
Communicate with appropriate colleagues and administrators regarding school’s expectations regarding academic, behavioral and moral standards
Cooperate with colleagues and show due diligence in planning and other paper work
Show creativity in lesson planning, departmental activities and school-wide activities
Middle School and Secondary
Our Middle School comprises students aged 10 to 13, while Secondary consists of students from age 14 to 18. The class size is between 20 and 25.
Working Hours & Schedule
Teachers have 36 working hours per week, which is comprised of up to twenty 45-minute teaching periods, various responsibilities, and some planning time.
There are about 30 days of Macau and school holidays throughout the year which includes both Winter and Chinese Spring Festival breaks, plus about 50 days of summer holidays. Monthly working Saturdays—which often foster community engagement and extension activities—allow us to lengthen our holidays while still meeting contact day requirements.
Compensation & Benefits
The annual base salary, including housing allowance.
Benefits include local healthcare coverage, reduced tuition for up to two dependents to enroll in the school, internal professional development, and assistance in finding an apartment which includes a one-week hotel stay.
A relevant bachelor’s degree. (Coursework completed at the Master or Ph.D. level is highly valued but can only be used to partially satisfy this specific requirement of the Education Department. Other teaching qualifications and certifications, always appreciated, are not required for employment as a Middle School or Secondary teacher in Macau).
Fluency in English, which is the medium of instruction.
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