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All Kindergartens and Primary Schools      Website:
The English Schools Foundation currently has five kindergartens and nine primary schools, authorised to deliver the International Baccalaureate Organisation's Primary Years Programme (PYP)*. This encourages children to learn through research, inquiry and problem solving. The curriculum fosters the values of internationalism and mutual understanding. Chinese (Putonghua) is offered in all our primary schools from Years 1 to 6.

*ESF International Kindergarten, Tung Chung is in the process for IB accreditation.

Supply Teachers - All Kindergartens


ESL operates five International Kindergartens at Clearwater Bay, Hillside on Hong Kong Island, Tsing Yi, Wu Kai Sha and Tung Chung. The Kindergartens are attended by children aged 3-5 years for five sessions per week either in the morning or afternoon session. Four of our Kindergartens are ‘Authorised by the International Baccalaureate Organisastion (IB) to offer the Primary Years Programme (PYP) and our fifth and newest ESF Kindergarten is currently an IB Candidate school working towards PYP Authorisation.


We are looking for qualified teachers to join our supply list for our kindergartens. Supply teachers are required to provide cover in the absence of the regular teacher.

Applicants need to be enthusiastic and energetic and prepared to be called on at short notice to cover in the event of staff absence. If you enjoy working with young children and would like to be part of our team, please go to the ESF Educational Services (ESL) website at and find out more information.

Applications are accepted from teachers with a BEd in early childhood education, or equivalent, and teachers with the Hong Kong Certificate in Early Childhood Education, or equivalent.

All applicants must be holders of a valid work visa in Hong Kong and have an excellent standard of English.

Closing Date: 29 Jun 2018
For enquiries, please contact Jenny Wong at +852 37622539 or

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Applicants must be a permanent Hong Kong resident or possess a valid visa to work in Hong Kong.
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