MYP Drama Teacher

Position Name: MYP Drama Teacher

Department: Visual and Performing Arts Department

Supervisors: Head of Department and Vice Principal

Position Description: Teach Drama at Middle and High School levels within the IB Middle Years and Diploma Programs. Expected to support residential life in a boarding environment.

Preferred Academic Qualifications:

  • B.A (or equivalent) in Fine Arts from a recognized university; M.A. desirable
  • Teacher certification, B.Ed (or equivalent) from a full-time program with a practicum or student teaching component

Professional Experience:

  • At least three years of teaching experience in teaching Drama at Middle and / or High School level preferably in an IB, multi-cultural or international context

Professional Skills:

  • Dedicated to student learning
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Team player with ability to delegate and coordinate work
  • Willing to work creatively with available materials/ resources
  • Able to create and teach interdisciplinary lessons
  • Understand the developmental characteristics, differences in learning styles and intelligence and adapt lesson planning and teaching appropriately
  • Capacity to support the goals and mission of KIS through his/her personal philosophy


  • Support KIS guiding principles
  • Teach up to 75% out of total instructional periods in a 6-day cycle
  • Preparation,  marking,  report  writing  and  all  other  administration  related  to  the  teaching  of  the subject(s)
  • Participate in departmental meetings, planning, in-service training activities and invigilation duties as required by the Head of Department or Coordinators.
  • Run the drama program at KIS and ensure that the school plays occur as planned
  • Be available to conference with students out of class
  • Promptly pass information to advisors, residential Parents and Coordinators when  student’s  attendance, academic performance or behavior is praiseworthy or giving cause for concern
  • To  be  available  for  work  on  campus  in  good  time  to  complete  all  necessary  preparations  and meetings  before  the  start  of  the  term

Application Process:

  1. Download Application Form >> KIS Academic Position Application Form
  2. Fill-in the required information
  3. Use the form below to submit your application along with your resume

Please note that applications that do not include the application form and a resume will not be considered. 



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