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Dear applicant,

Please kindly note that all enquiries and applications are accepted only via the e-mail.

Qualified applicants are invited to email a detailed CV, cover letter and minimum two appropriate references to our Human Resources Team at recruit@gwa.edu.sg. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted upon selection.

Teaching Partner

GEMS World Academy (Singapore) is seeking a Teaching Partner for the Academic year 2019-2020 commencing in August 2019.

Interested candidates must meet the following requirements:

Qualifications:

  • College degree with teaching emphasis or completion of an accredited Teacher preparation program
  • Teacher professional certification specific to hired/placed position
  • Minimum of two full contract teaching years’ experience at the appointed hire grade level (Pre-K - Grade 5)

An ideal candidate will:

  • Preference will be given to teachers who have IB experience, as well as a clear track record of superior teaching in international school settings.

How to apply:

Please send a cover letter, detailed CV and appropriate references to recruit@gwa.edu.sg (attention: Neil White, EY/PY Principal)


English as an Additional Language (EAL) Teacher

GEMS World Academy (Singapore) is seeking a dynamic, experienced and flexible Primary Years EAL Teacher to join our team for the Academic Year 2019-2020, to support the growing population of students from non-English backgrounds. The Academic Year 2019-2020 will commence in August 2019.

This is an exciting opportunity due to increased enrolment. Preference will be given to teachers who have ‘push-in model’ EAL experience in an international school setting and are looking for an opportunity to help implement a coherent EAL program at a highly aspirational school.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate degree from a recognized university or college with teaching emphasis or completion of an accredited Teacher preparation programme
  • Teacher professional certification specific to the applied position
  • Minimum of two full contract teaching years’ EAL experience at the appointed hire level
  • Preference will be given to teachers who have both IB and WIDA experience, as well as a clear track record of superior teaching in International school settings

Teacher standards:

  • Approaches to teaching
  • Caring for students
  • Excellent communication with students and parents
  • Collaboration in the workplace
  • Professionalism

An ideal candidate will:

  • Have a significant experience working at a recognized international school
  • Have experience with the PYP
  • WIDA Trained
  • Possess skills and attitudes aligned to the purpose, mission and vision of GEMS World Academy (Singapore)
  • Have a clear eagerness, resilience and understanding to engage and collaborate in the development of a highly aspirational school
  • Demonstrate commitment to education and learning beyond the classroom
  • Be flexible and willing to take on new challenges

How to apply:

Please send a cover letter, detailed CV and three references to recruit@gwa.edu.sg (attention Neil White, Early/Primary Years Principal).


Early/Primary Years Teachers

GEMS World Academy (Singapore) is seeking dynamic, experienced and flexible Early/Primary Years teachers to join our team for the Academic Year 2019-2020. The Academic Year 2019-2020 will commence in August 2019. 

Preference will be given to teachers who have relevant subject-specific IB PYP experience, as well as a clear track record of superior teaching in international school settings.

Minimum qualifications:

  • Undergraduate degree from a recognized university or college
  • Teacher professional certification specific to the applied position
  • Teaching experience

Teacher standards:

  • Approaches to teaching
  • Caring for students
  • Excellent communication with students and parents
  • Collaboration in the workplace
  • Professionalism

An ideal candidate will:

  • Have a significant experience working at a recognized international school
  • Have experience with the PYP
  • Possess skills and attitudes aligned to the purpose, mission and vision of GEMS World Academy (Singapore)
  • Have a clear eagerness, resilience and understanding to engage and collaborate in the development of a highly aspirational school
  • Demonstrate commitment to education and learning beyond the classroom
  • Be flexible and willing to take on new challenges

How to apply: 

Please send a cover letter, detailed CV and three references to recruit@gwa.edu.sg (attention Neil White, Early/Primary Years Principal).


Relief Classroom Teacher 

GEMS World Academy (Singapore) is seeking Early/Primary Years Relief teachers for the Academic year 2018/19. Interested candidates must meet the following requirements:

Qualifications:

  • College degree with teaching emphasis or completion of an accredited Teacher preparation program
  • Teacher professional certification specific to hired/placed position
  • Minimum of two full contract teaching years’ experience at the appointed hire level (K12) grade

An ideal candidate will:

Preference will be given to teachers who have IB teaching experience, as well as a clear track record of superior teaching in international school settings.

How to apply:

Please send a cover letter, detailed CV and appropriate references directly to our Human Resources Team at recruit@gwa.edu.sg.

Supply/Cover Teacher Vacancies 

GEMS World Academy (Singapore) is seeking supply/cover teachers to help during staff absences throughout the academic year. Preference will be given to applicants with teaching qualifications in IB MYP and DP, however, this is not a requirement.

Start date: ongoing from 14 August 2018
Application close date: until filled

Interviews: ongoing (on campus)

Requirements:

  • Undergraduate degree from a recognised university or college (required)
  • Teacher certification (required)
  • Able to cover at short notice (required)
  • Willing to cover within grade range of 6-12 (11 years old to 18 years old)
  • Willing to cover a range of subjects (following provided lesson plans) (preferred)

How to apply: Known restrictions on time availability between August 2018 and June 2019 (eg. always available; unavailable from 1-31 December). Please send the documents listed below to our Human Resources Team at recruit@gwa.edu.sgOnly candidates meeting the requirements above will be contacted.

  • a brief cover letter (no more than 1 page)
  • a detailed CV
  • a stated subject preference (e.g. Math, Humanities, generalist) and an indication of willingness to cover other subjects

 

Accountant

GEMS World Academy (Singapore) is looking for an organized and driven Accountant to join our Finance department and handle the day-to-day bookkeeping.

Qualifications:

  • Completion of formal schooling
  • Advance accounting training and schooling preferred
  • Fluent English language capacity
  • Good personal etiquette and positive customer service attitude
  • Computer competency and experience with formatting summary reports
  • Polite and pleasant demeanour
  • Able to multi-task and handle competing priorities

Experience: A minimum of (2) years’ experience in a similar accounting position

Skills:

  • Positive interpersonal and communication skills
  • Technical skills as required for data entry and deadline monitoring, understanding the latest changes in financial reporting standards and Singapore tax rules

Reports to: Assistant Manager Accounts

Key Responsibilities:

  • Bookkeeping for GEMS World Academy (Singapore) and GEMS Education (East Asia) Pte Ltd
  • Should maintain the Company’s fixed asset register
  • Invoicing and issuing receipts for fees collected
  • Follow-up and sending reminders to parents for late fees
  • Taking care of student management
  • Analyse month end revenue entries identifying any discrepancies
  • Reconciliation of Student numbers
  • Assisting in the internal and statutory year-end audits
  • Support in corporate tax, GST filing, withholding of tax filing
  • Support the Manager in year-end budget and other ad-hoc activities

Requirements:

  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to work independently as well as in a team
  • Proficient in using Microsoft Office and related technology the job will require
  • Worked on Dynamics would be an advantage

How to apply:

Please send a cover letter, detailed CV and three references to recruit@gwa.edu.sg.


Relief Nurse

Qualifications:

  • Recognized and approved BSc Nursing or 3 year General Nursing Certificate, preferably with a Ministry of Health license
  • Current, up-to-date knowledge of worldwide medical and healthcare practices

Experience: 

  • A minimum of 1-year experience in a similar position

Skills: 

  • Fluent English language capacity
  • Good personal etiquette and positive customer service attitude
  • The ability to remain calm in cases of emergency and cope with a degree of pressure at peak times
  • A logical and relaxed individual able to interact with a variety of people from different backgrounds and cultures
  • Computer competency
  • Polite and pleasant demeanour
  • Able to multi-task and handle competing priorities

Key Responsibilities:

  • Be available to students and staff to address their immediate medical needs, providing a source of medical advice
  • Attend to injuries/ailments of the students on the school campus and render first aid to the patient where necessary
  • Support the School nurse in any other routine work
  • Be present during all student-related activities on campus
  • Keep up to date with current medical practices and regulations, as prescribed by Governmental authorities

How to apply:

Please send a cover letter, detailed CV and appropriate references to recruit@gwa.edu.sg


Facilities Executive & Fire Safety Manager

GEMS World Academy (Singapore) is looking for a reliable Facilities Executive & Fire Safety Manager to join us. An ideal candidate will be one who has prior experience in a school setting.

Qualifications: & Skills:

  • Basic English language capacity
  • Completion of a Degree or Diploma in a respective field
  • Computer literacy
  • Good personal etiquette and positive customer service attitude
  • Polite and pleasant demeanour
  • Team player
  • Three years of job-related experience

Reports to: Facilities Manager

Job Goal: Ensure at all times that fire safety requirements contained in the Emergency Response Plan are compiled. To complete all maintenance work on time.

Job scope:

  • Planning and execution of maintenance schedules
  • Assist the Facility Manager in daily operations
  • Lead a team of technicians for management of the facility
  • Registered Fire Safety In-charge with SCDF
  • Lead, plan and conduct fire drill twice every year as the Fire Safety Manager
  • Fulfil duties of FSM and ensure compliances to Fire Safety Act
  • Support Technical team with technical works or building emergency if necessary
  • Daily site inspection for building defects
  • Attend to feedback and complains
  • Any other ad-hoc duties as and when required

Main building services:

  • Pest control
  • Air-conditioning
  • CCTV management
  • Fire protection systems
  • Chiller
  • Water pumps
  • BMS system
  • Lifts
  • Swimming pool
  • Electrical
  • Field

How to apply:

Please send a cover letter, detailed CV and appropriate references to recruit@gwa.edu.sg

 

 

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