Elementary / Middle School Librarian - American School Hong Kong - Hong Kong

ASHK is operated by Esol Education, a premium international education organization, with 40 years of expertise in establishing and operating international schools worldwide. ASHK opened for Reception (KG2) through Grade 6 in September 2016, added Middle School classes in 2017 and a High School program will begin in 2018 at our Tai Po Campus in Hong Kong.

We are pleased that you have arrived at this page on our website and welcome your interest in joining American School Hong Kong. We are a new school and with that comes an interest in hiring teachers and business and operations staff who possess a positive, flexible, collaborative and innovative mindset and disposition. Further, we wish to hire those who thrive in a busy environment and who welcome opportunities to work in teams to build a sense of community, establish protocol and tradition, design curriculum, and create an ethos of care and respect in the school.


Please include the following with your application:

  • Expression of interest
  • One-page statement of educational philosophy
  • Current CV with photograph
  • Letters of Reference from three supervisors (at least one who is current)
Posted: February 2018
This is a Direct to School Job
Hong Kong , Hong Kong
August 2018
2 years
Licensed Teacher
Gr. 3, Gr. 4, Gr. 5, Gr. 6, Gr. 7

Qualifications & Requirements

Teaching Credential/License
2 Years
  • University/College Degree
  • Professional Teacher Qualification (B Ed. M Ed. PGDE)
  • At least two years relevant teaching experience

Preferred Skills and Experience 

  • International School experience
  • Practical experience with US Common Core and Next Generation Science Standards
  • Practical experience with “STEAM” (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics) programs
  • Demonstrated use of technology in teaching practice
  • Demonstrated commitment to leading co-curricular activities
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • A positive, caring, collaborative team player

About Hong Kong

Teach Away has been officially selected by the Government of Hong Kong’s Education Bureau to recruit certified English teachers for public school teaching jobs in Hong Kong. Teaching jobs in Hong Kong offer lucrative benefits such as round-trip family airfare and comfortable accommodation, along with the chance to gain experience teaching in Hong Kong public schools.

Chinese, English
Hong Kong dollar (HKD)
Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China
Buddhism, Taoism, Christianity
Humid subtropical