A unique opportunity exists as the IGB International School (IGBIS) conducts its search for additional IB teachers and specialist personnel for the 2017-18 school year.


Elementary School Teacher (Maternity Cover)

Department     : Elementary School

Reports To      : Elementary School Principal

Contract Period: November 2017 ~ January 2018 (3 months)


  • Teach classes according to the curriculum guidelines
  • Work in conjunction with colleagues to ensure a transdisciplinary approach to learning
  • Design appropriate learning strategies to deliver the curriculum
  • Supervise, and where possible instruct, students in extra classroom activities such as sports and games, trips and clubs
  • Participate in regular duties outside lesson times
  • Offer all students equal opportunities to learn and maintain an environment in which no student is exposed to discriminatory behavior
  • Create a classroom environment conducive to the development of critical and creative learning and appropriate for the physical, social, and emotional development of students.
  • Manage student behaviour in accordance with the guidelines of the school
  • Take all necessary and reasonable precautions to protect students, equipment, materials, and facilities
  • Maintain the safety of all students at all times within the school environment, preparing risk assessments where necessary
  • Assist in the selection of books, equipment and other instructional materials
  • Help students analyze and improve study methods and habits
  • Help students develop the attributes of the IB Learner Profile
  • Conduct ongoing assessments of student achievement through formal and informal assessment
  • Maintain a professional relationship with colleagues, students, parents, and community members
  • Participate in staff meetings, training days, and school functions according to the published schedule
  • Provide cover as and when required by the line manager
  • Keep records of student progress
  • Use effective communications skills to present information accurately and clearly
  • Undertake any other reasonable requests made by the line manager

Qualifications, Desirable Traits and Experience

  • Full qualified teacher status
  • Bachelor Degree in Education, Teaching or relevant discipline.
  • At least 3-5 years’ of related experience in a similar role, preferably in an education institution
  • Experience in international education preferably in the IB PYP Programme
  • Has current First Aid Training
  • Knowledge of IB Learner Profile
  • Ability to engage students in an inquiry based curriculum
  • Ability to communicate with parents before and after school hours
  • Strong organisational, communication, and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to adjust and be flexible to a multitude of situations in the school environment
  • Ability to work effectively with a wide range of personnel
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Act as a positive role model for students

To Apply

Applicants should apply through the Schrole school services. Please contact humanresources@igbis.edu.my if you require further information.

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