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Kowloon Junior School      Website: http://www.kjs.edu.hk
Kowloon Junior School (KJS) is a 5 form entry primary school with 900 students.

Educational Assistants

Responsibilities

An exciting opportunity has arisen at Kowloon Junior School (KJS) for enthusiastic individuals to fill our Classroom Educational Assistant vacancies and to start on 12 August 2019.

KJS is a very large, well-established five form entry international primary school catering for 900 students from Year 1 to Year 6. KJS is accredited by the Council of International Schools (CIS) and is an IB World School. Teaching and learning at KJS is rich in inquiry and underpinned by a rigorous approach to pedagogy and practice.

At KJS, our staff work in close partnership to realise our school vision, “Success for Every Child”. Our aim is to help students develop the confidence, self-esteem and motivation necessary to “become lifelong learners who are empowered to take action to make a positive difference in the world”. We are committed to achieving our vision by:

• Being internationally minded.
• Our commitment to developing a community of learners.
• Developing independence and collaboration in pursuit of excellence.
• Valuing mistakes as learning opportunities and recognising endeavor.
• Treating others as we would like to be treated.
• Recognizing, respecting and actively seeking the ideas and opinions of others.
• Encouraging creativity and innovation.
• Having high expectations of ourselves and others.
• Promoting physical, social and emotional well-being across the community.
• Demonstrating our values through responsible action.

Requirements

Our main goal at KJS is to employ staff who are confident and comfortable working with groups of children across the primary phase and passionate about learning to achieve our vision of “Success for Every Child”.

The successful candidates will be someone who have a positive, ‘can do’ attitude with lots of energy and enthusiasm to provide quality support across the campus. You will have excellent organisational skills and relish working as part of a team. Your excellent spoken and written English skills, coupled with your warm personality and strong interpersonal skills, will enable you to communicate effectively with all members of the school community. Previous working experience in Year 1 to Year 6 of a primary school would be an advantage.

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



Interested candidates please complete the online application form via the ESF website (https://recruit.esf.edu.hk/). Please do not send CVs or letters of application directly to the school.

Closing Date: 28 Apr 2019
For enquiries, please contact Astor Gibbons at jobs@kjs.edu.hk.
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