Special Education Teacher - Learning Jungle International School - Cambodia

Learning Jungle International School is looking for an energetic and enthusiastic Special EducationTeacher for its growing elementary (KG – Gr.6) campus in Phnom Penh. The school follows the Canadian School Curriculum.

Job Description:

  • Demonstrate an understanding of and love for young children and enthusiasm for developing a happy, creative atmosphere for the children
  • Plan, develop and conduct courses for students with special need
  • Lead students in activities to promote their physical, mental and social development and their school readiness
  • Prepare, administer and correct tests
  • Teach students using lessons, discussions, audio-visual presentations and field trips
  • Assign and correct homework
  • Evaluate the progress of students and discuss progress results with main stream teachers, students, parents and school Management team. Provide supervision and guidance of daily activities, field trips and special activities
  • Establishing and maintaining a warm supportive relationship with the families of the children
  • Keeping accurate and current, the records as required by the School
  • Attending weekly meetings and professional development and Parent-Teacher meetings as requested
  • Discuss progress and problems of children at staff meetings
  • Being responsible for maintaining a safe, clean, stimulating environment for children in the assigned classroom and for the School
  • Establish and maintain a warm supportive relationship with families of the children
  • Perform other tasks requested

Job Hours

7:30 AM – 4:30 PM, Mon – Fri, includes ample prep time. School year: January – December

About Learning Jungle International School

Learning Jungle International School, provides education using the Canadian curriculum for children from 1.5y - 12y age group. The Elementary School campus has several classrooms, a large gymnasium, a swimming pool, well-equipped library with computers. Entire premises is air-conditioned

About Cambodia (Place and Cost of Living)

Traveling and working in a new country is different, but we will meet you at the airport and make sure that your accommodation needs are met right from day one. With breakfast and lunch covered when school is open, the food expenses for teachers are relatively low. An average meal costs $2.50. Furthermore, with a generous number paid of public holidays (up to 23), combined with 18 days of paid vacation, teachers can look forward to exploring this beautiful country and its peoples in their free time

Cambodia is a tropical country blessed with year-round warm weather, fine beaches (Phnom Penh is not far from the sea) and friendly folk and relatively low cost of living. International visitors to Cambodia all come back home with great memories and a life-changing experience

Posted: November 2017
This is a Direct to School Job
Phnom Penh , Cambodia
May 2018
1 year
Licensed Teacher
KG, Gr. 1, Gr. 2, Gr. 3, Gr. 4

Job Benefits

  • Salary package based on qualification and experience
  • 18 days paid leave / year including
  • 6 days of paid sick leave / year
  • Public holidays paid (up to 23) + 2 weeks semester breaks paid
  • Visa and Work Permit- reimbursed upon completion of contract
  • Assistance in finding accommodation
  • Airport pick up provided

Qualifications & Requirements

Teaching Credential/License
Special Education
  • Native English speakers preferred
  • Must love working with young children
  • Willingness to learn and improve teaching skills
  • Must be punctual and have a high sense of responsibility
  • Must be well organized, honest, patient, have a positive attitude and have a good work ethic