About the school
Westminster International School, Tashkent will open its doors to students at its purpose-built, state-of-the-art campus in September 2019. A project that enjoys the full backing of the long-established and highly-respected Westminster International University in Tashkent, the school aims to establish itself as Tashkent’s premier international school provider. The school will educate children of the country’s business elite and international diplomatic and business communities, using an English-style national curriculum adapted for delivery in an international setting.
In September 2019 the school will offer class Pre-Nursery - Year 6 (ages 2-11); for students aged 5 and older, the school will offer Mainstream (MS) Classes to children ready to access the curriculum at a level in line with UK age expectations and Accelerated English (AE) Classes to children newer to learning in an English-instruction environment.
About the role
Westminster International School offers a generous remuneration package in line with our aim of teachers feeling valued and well-rewarded for their work.
We seek highly skilled and committed Primary Class Teachers capable of working in a collaborative environment, of achieving very high educational standards from day one and of providing learning experiences that are engaging and enjoyable for children.
We provide a modern, positive and excellently resourced school environment, experienced senior leadership staff and very positive and effective school governance overseen by Westminster University. The school will have a powerful IT infrastructure with interactive whiteboards in every classroom, ICT and robotics room, laptops and tablets for student use.
Staff development strategy will be central to our mission at Westminster, utilising our internal talent, visiting INSET providers from tier-one UK and international schools and capitalising on our strong links with Westminster International University. A rich variety of professional development and leadership opportunities will undoubtedly be offered to our founding team of staff if, as expected, they perform to a high level.
The successful applicant will work in close cooperation with a team of ten other expatriate teachers and senior leaders forming the start-up team, including the Head of Primary, Head of Early Years, Learning Support Coordinator, EAL Leader and Class Teachers for Reception to Year 6. They will be partnered by eleven expatriate native English-speaking Assistant Teachers who will provide support and language modelling in the Early Years and Accelerated English classes led by host-country nationals.
Full expatriate package with travel allowance, accommodation, international medical insurance and education for up to two dependents as standard
For more information please see our attached documents
Westminster International School in Tashkent is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.