Sunday, April 23, 2017
Announcement

Happy Easter!

Easter holiday starts from 10th April to 21st April. School will resume on Monday, 24th April.

Thank you!

Enrollment Now!

Thank you for your interest in our school, Discovery Mind.

We are an International school in Hong Kong that has been educating children for 20 years. We provide a through train education from 15 months to 11 years old and are now serving 700 pupils with over 30 nationalities.  We offer exciting learning experiences in our play centres, kindergartens and primary levels at five different campuses in Discovery Bay and Tung Chung, Hong Kong.

To enroll in our school or request a school tour, please contact the appropriate campus directly.

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  • international play centre
  • kindergarten
  • primary school
PositionMandarin Teacher (Maternity cover from 15 May - 20 Jun 17)
Job Description

Requirements
- Registered CE, PGDE qualified teachers or other early childhood qualifications recognised by EDB.
- Fluent in spoken English and Mandarin.
- Must have a passion for young children.
- A good team player with strong interpersonal skills.

CampusInternational Play Centre (Discovery Bay)
PositionClass Teacher
Job Description

Requirements
- Possesses a Qualified Kindergarten Teacher qualification or its equivalent.
- Experience in teaching the UK EYFS would be an advantage.
- Fluent in spoken English.
- Enthusiastic, energetic, genuine interest in teaching children with different cultural backaground.
- A good team player with strong interpersonal skills.

CampusKindergarten (Discovery Bay)
PositionClass Teacher
Job Description

Requirements


- Possesses a Qualified Kindergarten Teacher qualification or its equivalent.
- Experience in teaching the UK EYFS would be an advantage.
- Fluent in spoken English.
- Enthusiastic, energetic, genuine interest in teaching children with different cultural backaground.
- A good team player with strong interpersonal skills.

CampusKindergarten (Tung Chung)
PositionLearning Support Assistant (Mandarin speaker)
Job Description

Major Responsibilities
- Support pupils' in their individual learning and development.
- Help pupils to develop their literacy and numeracy skills, and thus to improve their attainment across the curriculum.
- Support pupils in speaking in Mandarin as part of daily class routines.
- Prepare resources to support the child's learning.
- Ensure pupils are able to integrate well in classroom activities and tasks.
- Support the teaching in promoting a Mandarin rich environment.
- Assist with the supervision of pupils out of lesson time, including before and after school, play time and lunchtime and bus duties as required.
- Accompany teaching staff and pupils on visits and out of school activities as required and take responsibility for a group under the supervision of a teacher.
- Support the Senior leadership team in their vision to provide a Bilingual Education.


Requirements
- Native Mandarin speaker with good oral English.
- A good team player with strong interpersonal skills.
- A commitment to the pastoral care of children.
- Ideally with some experience working in an international school setting.

CampusPrimary School (Tung Chung)
PositionHead of Mandarin
Job Description

Responsibilities
- Identify priorities for improvement and implement plans to achieve this in conjunction with the Principal.
- Development of Mandarin Curriculum for children ages 5-11.
- Oversee implementation of Mandarin Curriculum across the school.
- Lead Mandarin team, providing support, guidance and professional development for staff.
- Design and Implement systems to monitor and measure the effectiveness of the curriculum and the attainment and progress of the children.
- Sourcing of appropriate teaching materials.


Person specification
- Native mandarin speaker.
- Strong interpersonal and excellent leadership skills.
- Highly effective communicator.
- Outstanding classroom practitioner.
- Learner focused.
- Adaptable and flexible to changing circumstances.
- Efficient time manager.


Behaviours
- Model exemplary teacher practice and pedagogy.
- Manage self and resources.
- Deliver results.
- Solve problems.


Skills and Knowledge
- Strong organisational and team coordination skills.
- Excellent communication skills.
- Excellent interpersonal skills.
- Knowledge and experience of teaching Mandarin in an International school setting.
- Ability to relate positively to staff.
- Native speaker proficiency in Chinese (Mandarin) and English.
- Extensive knowledge and understanding of Chinese culture.


Experience
- At least 3 years’ experience teaching Mandarin in International Schools.
- Proven Experience in Coordinating a team.


Qualification
- Bachelors degree in teaching Chinese as a second language or related field.

CampusPrimary School (Tung Chung)
PositionMusic Teacher (Part-time)
Job Description

Responsibilities
- Teach music lessons for students aged 5 - 11.
- Deliver music program across two campuses.
- Organise music activities on special School event days.


Requirements
- Bilingual Mandarin and English speaker.
- A qualified teacher with experience of teaching music in a Primary School setting.
- Be student-focused and willing to lead children.
- A good team player with strong interpersonal skills.
- HK Permanent Resident or Dependant visa holder.


Work Days
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday

CampusPrimary School (Tung Chung)

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children so thorough background checks will be conducted for all successful applicants.

Interested parties please send full resume and expected salary to hr@discoverymind.edu.hk

Only shortlisted candidated will be contacted for interview.  All information provided will only be used for recruitment related purpose.

Interested parties please send full resume and expected salary to hr@discoverymind.edu.hk.

 (All information provided will only be used for recruitment related purpose)

Interested parties please send full resume and expected salary to hr@discoverymind.edu.hk

Only shortlisted candidated will be contacted for interview.  All information provided will only be used for recruitment related purpose.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children so thorough background checks will be conducted for all successful applicants.

Interested parties please send full resume and expected salary to hr@discoverymind.edu.hk.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interview.  All information provided will only be used for recruitment related purpose.

 

Interested parties please send full resume and expected salary to hr@discoverymind.edu.hk.

(All information provided will only be used for recruitment related purpose)

 

Interested parties please send full resume and expected salary to hr@discoverymind.edu.hk.

(All information provided will only be used for recruitment related purpose)

 

Interested parties please send full resume and expected salary to hr@discoverymind.edu.hk.

(All information provided will only be used for recruitment related purpose)

 

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