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Hong Kong International School

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Jan 2021
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Middle School Religious Education Teacher, Part-time (one year, 0.4 FTE)

In support of the HKIS Mission and Vision, and to meet HKIS Student Learning Results and Religious education expectations, the Religion Teacher carries out the following broad responsibilities across the following domains: Planning and Preparation, Instructional Strategies, Management, Assessment, and Professional Responsibilities. The position is responsible for ensuring that the curriculum reflects the Middle School learning outcomes as it relates to the R1-12 religious education program. This includes teaching the Old and New Testaments and the centrality of Jesus in the Bible. The position also supports the Schoolwide Religious Education program and collaborates closely with the Director of Curriculum and Assessment in articulating learning outcomes, standards and benchmarks and in developing units.

Requirements:
•    Bachelors Degree in Religion or related subject area, Masters Degree preferred
•    Qualified Teacher Certification 
•    Minimum 5 years of full time teaching in Religious education 
•    Successful experience in working with students in the respective age group
•    Previous experience in an international school and familiarity with American educational system preferred
•    Experience teaching ESL students preferred
•    Experience in creating units of work using ‘backward design’ strategies preferred
•    Experience collaborating with a large team of teachers preferred
•    Excellent knowledge of the subject content (Christianity and religious education) and pedagogy
•    Excellent knowledge of the developmental needs of Middle School students
•    Knowledge of and experience in using a variety of assessments and applying differentiated learning techniques
•    Strong grounding in knowledge about teaching and learning
•    Respects teachers as professionals and as adult learners
•    Effective communicator; ability to communicate articulately (verbal and written) with a diverse community
•    Adept at using technology
•    Strong organizational and time management skills
•    As a school grounded in the Christian faith, we hire Christian teachers and administrators as well as those of other faiths. HKIS seeks to hire candidates who are interested in the complex questions of faith and spirituality and who are keen to learn and interact with others of different faith traditions.

Starting

1 Aug 2021

Apply By

18 Mar 2021

Minimum Qualification

Bachelor

Cover Letter

Required

Minimum Experience

5 years

Job Structure

Teacher
Common Core
Middle School
Social Sciences
Religion
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