Secondary / High School English Teacher – Brunei

Salary: TAX FREE Salary ranging $42 – 60, 000 Brunei Dollars ( £24,-33,000 stg, €27,-40,000 euro, $39,-55,000 CAN, $39,-56,000 AUS, $41,-59,000 NEW ZEALAND) plus free housing, Medical & Flights Location: Brunei Darussalam Experience: 3+ years experience post qualification Job no: AK34AbyurJob Status: Full Time

Red Chair Recruitment are presently recruiting for English Language Secondary School Teachers for our clients in Brunei Darussalam.

We are presently recruiting for PGCE / Teaching credential Qualified candidates who have the ability to teach English to Secondary school Students who are attending schools in the state system of Brunei.  The Government of Brunei Darussalam are presently raising standards of literacy and numeracy for all pupils in the state school system. To support this, an ambitious new programme has been launched that will accelerate the development of literacy skills in all schools, ensuring its young people reach their full potential whether they are planning to enter further or higher education or the  local employment market.

You will be required to be a car driver and be willing to work in an allotted school in Brunei. Most state schools are located in and around the urban area of Bandar, the capital city. Minimum requirements for the posts are three plus years teaching experience and also holder of a teacher qualification such as PGCE or State Teaching Credentials. Contracts start in March 2018.

Job objectives:

  • To enhance literacy teaching practices and abilities of students
  • Help develop strategies to support best international Teaching Practices.
  • Work closely with co- teachers and in planning and provision of all lessons.
  • Work alongside existing or newly introduced  Ministry of Education teachers
  • Assess the progression students
  • To support a whole school approach to literacy teaching and learning
  • Offer Monitoring and Evaluation to all learners
  • Partake in Professional Development on an ongoing basis
  • To help further develop all materials for literacy.

Essential Qualifications and experiences:

  • 3+ years teaching experience in either Primary or Secondary school setting ONLY considered
  • Experience as a recognised school literacy expert / Mentor / Head of department considered a huge bonus
  • International Teaching experience highly desired
  • Extensive knowledge of literacy teaching and learning practices
  • MA or BA Degree qualified preferably in Education, TESOL or Applied Linguistics, and only from an accredited Universities in Canada, Australia, Ireland, UK, New Zealand or the USA Will be considered ( No on line qualifications accepted)
  • Teaching Qualification (PGCE, Teaching Credentials) Essential
  • For visa purposes, only candidates from UK, Canada, Ireland, Australia and New Zealand can be considered.

Package on offer:

  • Support for family applications including spouse allowance payable if spouse is in country
  • Subsidised schooling for dependent children
  • Free Medical Insurance
  • Free Housing provided
  • Flights to and from country of origin on a yearly basis
  • TAX FREE Salary ranging $42 – 60, 000 Brunei Dollars ( £24,-33,000 stg, €27,-40,000 euro, $39,-55,000 CAN, $39,-56,000 AUS, $41,-59,000 NEW ZEALAND)
  • Paid holidays as per school calendar

If this superb post is of interest to you, please send on CV along with cover letter, scanned copies of degrees and passports to me directly at and we can schedule a Skype call to discuss further.

Adrien King

Director of International Operations


Phone: +353 (0) 64 66 22 007

Mobile: +353 (0) 86 46 81 212

Skype: Redchaireducation

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