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Careers at HoK

International Faculty

Our teachers go through a rigorous application process and are appointed based on their professional qualification, experience and their demonstrated enthusiasm for teaching. Speaking only their native languages to the students, they bring their many years of experience as well as their culture into the classroom to create an inspiring multilingual environment. Because we believe so strongly in life-long learning, we also provide continued professional development for faculty through seminars, workshops and several in-house trainings throughout the school year.

Interested in joining the HoK team?

We are thrilled with your interest in our school! We are looking for individuals that are excited about working in a multicultural environment and whose collective goal is to inspire and equip children to become lifelong learners. Candidates should be team-oriented, compassionate, proactive, creative individuals who excel in collaborative cross-cultural environments.

Aligned with the recommendations of the International Task Force on Child Protection, we require all applicants to have a reference and criminal background check.

Admin & Support Staff

Marketing Manager - Digital

LOCATION: Beijing, China

CAMPUS: Head Office Shunyi

CATEGORY: Marketing and Journalism

TYPE: Full-Time

 

JOB SUMMARY
House of Knowledge is looking to hire a creative and passionate individual that has superb marketing ideas and strong digital marketing ability to raise our media presence through digital channels.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITY
include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
• Drive the development and growth of digital media channels
• Manage the school’s social media accounts (particularly WeChat account), website and social communications
• Establish and maintain relationships with educational social accounts
• Become an advocator for House of Knowledge in social media spaces, engaging in dialogues and answering questions where appropriate
• Create compelling and engaging content in Chinese and English
• Monitor media presence and ensure a consistent marketing message is delivered to the market and the presence is strengthened through content
• Gather online information and cultivate business opportunities
• Monitor web traffic and referrals to identify best practice
• Stay up-to-date with developments and generate new ideas to draw audience’s attention
• Assist in marketing planning and budgeting
• Understand the needs of internal and external stakeholders

QUALIFICATION, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
• 5 – 7 years working experience in a marketing/sales role with proven tracking record in a competitive market
• Experience of high-level networking to build creative and mutually beneficial relationships with media and organizations
• Highly motivated individual with experience and a passion for creating engaging content
• Excellent writing skills in Chinese
• Can perform well under deadlines
• Detail-oriented
• Degree in Marketing, Journalism, or relevant field preferred
• Working knowledge of SEO & SEM
• Digital savvy who can pick up new tools quickly

APPLY TODAY! Send your cover letter, resume, copies of qualifications and references to: hr@hokschools.com

Teaching Staff
2019-2020

Elementary Lead Teacher (English or German)

LOCATION: Beijing, China        

CAMPUS: Shunyi

CATEGORY: Elementary Education

TYPE: Full-Time

JOB SUMMARY
We are looking for a passionate and enthusiastic Elementary Lead Teacher to join our trilingual Elementary School. The Elementary Lead Teacher is responsible for the academic and social-emotional growth and development of all children in their classroom. Our programs are divided into Kindergarten (5-6 years) and Elementary (6-11 years) age classrooms. The Elementary Lead Teacher develops partnerships with parents/caregivers to engage and encourage their participation in the program. The Elementary Lead Teacher is also responsible for assuring compliance regarding all children’s personal and school internal information and works collegially with other staff members of House of Knowledge

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITY
include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
• Manage classroom with up to 20 children
• Manage a team of three other Co- and Team Teachers
• Plan and deliver project units based on the International Primary Curriculum (including ESL/English Language Art or German, Mathematics, World Studies), utilizing a broad range of appropriate techniques, strategies and materials
• Develop each student’s ability to read, write, speak, and listen in content areas at levels that ensure learners meet or exceed learning objectives
• Participate in school events, extracurricular activities and in other supporting tasks as needed (e.g., proofreading of letters, marketing activities etc.)
• Academic assessment and portfolio documentation
• Maintain partnership and effective home-school communication with parents/caregivers
• Maintain team meetings, support, guidance and be a role model for other teaching staff
• Ensure a safe, healthy, exciting, challenging and collaborative learning environment

QUALIFICATION, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
• Bachelor’s degree or above
• Valid Elementary teacher accreditation/certification
• 2+ years of teaching experience at Elementary School
• English or German native speaker
• Dedication to international, multicultural, visionary education and positive school culture
• Excellent communication, problem solving, and priority setting skills as well as professional attitude/disposition
• Ability to effectively manage a classroom, plan, organize and implement educational activities
• Ability to effectively manage a team of teachers
• Ability to make decisions on behalf of children to protect their well-being
• Intellectual agility, open-mindedness, confidence, stress resistance
• Ability to manage confidential information
• Basic IT proficiency
• Additional skills in areas such as music, sports, technology, arts and crafts are an advantage

Apply now! Send your cover letter, resume, copies of qualifications and references to: hr@hokschools.com

Early Years Lead Teacher (English or German)

LOCATION: Beijing, China                 

CAMPUS: Various             

CATEGORY: Early Childhood Education                               

TYPE: Full-Time

JOB SUMMARY
We are looking for a passionate and enthusiastic Early Years Lead Teacher to join our international Kindergarten. The Early Years Lead Teacher is responsible for the academic and social-emotional growth and development of all children in their classroom. Our programs are divided into toddler (18 months–3 years) and preschool/Pre-K (3-5 years) age classrooms. The Early Years Lead Teacher develops partnerships with parents/caregivers to engage and encourage their participation in the program. The Early Years Lead Teacher is also responsible for assuring compliance regarding all children’s personal and school internal information and works collegially with other staff members of House of Knowledge.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITY
include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
• Manage classroom with up to 20 children
• Manage a team of three other Co- and Team Teachers
• Plan and deliver project units based on the International Early Years Curriculum and Reggio Emilia, utilizing a broad range of appropriate techniques, strategies and materials
• Schedule, plan and conduct fieldtrips, school events and extracurricular activities
• Academic assessment and portfolio documentation
• Maintain partnership and effective home-school communication with parents/caregivers
• Maintain team meetings, support, guidance and be a role model for other teaching staff
• Ensure a safe, healthy, exciting, challenging and collaborative learning environment

QUALIFICATION, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
• Bachelor’s degree or above in Early Childhood Education, Child Development or related field
• Valid teacher accreditation/certification
• 2+ years of teaching experience in Early Child Development, Developmental Appropriate Practices or related field
• English or German native speaker
• Dedication to international, multicultural, visionary education and positive school culture
• Excellent communication, problem solving, and priority setting skills as well as professional attitude/disposition
• Ability to effectively manage a classroom, plan, organize and implement educational activities
• Ability to effectively manage a team of teachers
• Ability to make decisions on behalf of children to protect their well-being
• Intellectual agility, open-mindedness, confidence, stress resistance
• Ability to manage confidential information
• Basic IT proficiency
• Additional skills in areas such as music, sports, technology, arts and crafts are an advantage

Apply now! Send your cover letter, resume, copies of qualifications and references to: hr@hokschools.com

ESL Teacher

LOCATION: Beijing, China                

CAMPUS: Various             

CATEGORY: Early Childhood and  Elementary Education

TYPE: Full-Time

JOB SUMMARY
We are looking for a passionate and enthusiastic ESL Teacher to join our international Kindergarten and Elementary School. The ESL Teacher works across multiple classrooms effectively and closely with other team members. The ESL Teacher plans lessons in consultation with the Lead Teacher and maintains a positive and appropriate educational environment. The ESL Teacher creates a program that meets the intellectual and emotional needs of all children. Our programs are divided into preschool/Pre-K (3-5 years), Kindergarten (5-6 years) and Elementary (6-11 years) age classrooms. The ESL Teacher develops partnerships with parents/caregivers to engage and encourage their participation in the program. The ESL Teacher is also responsible for assuring compliance regarding all children’s personal and school internal information and works collegially with other staff members of House of Knowledge.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITY
include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
• Manage ESL groups across multiple classrooms
• Plan and deliver lessons based on the ESL “Jolly Phonics” program, utilizing a broad range of appropriate techniques, strategies and materials
• Develop each student’s ability to read, write, speak, and listen in content areas at levels that ensure learners meet or exceed learning objectives
• Participate in school events, extracurricular activities and in other supporting tasks as needed (e.g., proofreading of marketing material etc.)
• Academic assessment and portfolio documentation
• Maintain partnership and communication with parents/caregivers
• Maintain team meetings, support, guidance and be a role model for other teaching staff
• Ensure a safe, healthy, exciting, challenging and collaborative learning environment

QUALIFICATION, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
• Bachelor’s degree or above
• English native speaker
• ESL Teacher Training Certification – TESL, TEFL, TESOL, CELTA, etc. with a minimum of 120h of coursework and practical teaching experience from an accredited ESL training institution
• 2+ years of teaching experience in ESL
• Dedication to international, multicultural, visionary education and positive school culture
• Excellent communication, problem solving, and priority setting skills as well as professional attitude/disposition
• Ability to effectively manage groups of students, plan, organize and implement educational activities
• Ability to make decisions on behalf of children to protect their well-being
• Intellectual agility, open-mindedness, confidence, stress resistance
• Ability to manage confidential information
• Basic IT proficiency
• Additional skills in areas such as music, sports, technology, arts and crafts are an advantage

Apply now! Send your cover letter, resume, copies of qualifications and references to: hr@hokschools.com

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