SAIS
Stamford American International School, Singapore

Cognita Schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, volunteers and other third parties to share this commitment. Safer recruitment practice and pre-employment background checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed.
 

MUSIC TEACHER

The role of the Music Teacher is essentially to build and maintain a successful performance based program within the school. This includes teaching music theory and practice to students age 11 through 16, and importantly developing learning through the process of inquiry and in conjunction with the International Baccalaureate Middle Years Program. Performance of music skills by students is a key outcome, including musicianship and composition.


Responsibilities:

The job holder’s responsibility for promoting and safeguarding the welfare of children and young person’s for whom s/he is responsible, or with whom s/he comes into contact will be to adhere to and ensure compliance with the relevant Cognita Safeguarding; Child Protection Policy and Procedures at all times. If in the course of carrying out the duties of the role, the job holder identifies any instance that a child is suffering or likely to suffer significant harm either at school or at home, s/he must report any concerns to the School’s Child Protection Officer/Designated Safeguarding Lead or to the Head of indeed to the Regional CEP so that a referral can be made accordingly to the relevant third part services.


Music

  • Planning, preparing and delivering lessons to a range of classes and age groups

  • Development of individual instructional programs.

  • Classroom management

  • Introduce cultural aspects music to students, in relation to the nationalities represented at the school.

  • Provide evaluation and documentation of student progress

  • Adhere to the SAIS teacher guidelines

  • Working collaboratively with a team of musicians to plan and built the curriculum

  • Working closely with grade teachers to establish optimal support for students and assess their development and needs
     

Performance

  • Commit to the Music Ensemble Program, by leading and supporting various music ensembles after school hours

  • Coordinate concerts and large scale concerts where appropriate to demonstrate student talents

  • Support the various school musicals

  • Record performances for the purpose of promoting music as a creative and talent rich program
     

General

  • To teach any classes as deemed necessary

  • To provide any other reasonable duties delegated by the Head of Music and the Superintendent


Job Requirements:

  • At least 3 years of experience in working with children as a Classroom Music teacher with relevant qualifications

  • MYP Music teaching experienced preferred

  • Curriculum development knowledge is required

  • Possess highly developed interpersonal and teamwork skill

  • Excellent skills with specific musical instruments including piano

  • Excellent verbal and written English skills

  • Good references on request

  • Proficient in using computers


Stamford American International School invites applications from interested and fully-qualified individuals for this role. To be considered for the role, the duly completed Job Application form (obtainable via the school website @ http://www.sais.edu.sg/contact-us/careers.html ), a copy of resume and all relevant educational certificates and transcripts/marksheets must be submitted to careers@sais.edu.sg


Working Hours:

  • 8.00am - 4.30pm

Shift Pattern:

  • No Shift

Salary:

  • S$4,910.00 - S$9,820.00
     

Min. Years of Experience: 3

No. of Vacancies: 5
 

THEATRE TECH SPECIALIST

Stamford American International School has a State Of the Art Theatre and is looking for an experienced Theatre tech specialist to operate professional equipment for all events.


Responsibilities:

The job holder’s responsibility for promoting and safeguarding the welfare of children and young person’s for whom s/he is responsible, or with whom s/he comes into contact will be to adhere to and ensure compliance with the relevant Cognita Safeguarding; Child Protection Policy and Procedures at all times. If in the course of carrying out the duties of the role, the job holder identifies any instance that a child is suffering or likely to suffer significant harm either at school or at home, s/he must report any concerns to the School’s Child Protection Officer/Designated Safeguarding Lead or to the Head of indeed to the Regional CEP so that a referral can be made accordingly to the relevant third part services.

  • Support events such as Presentation, Assemblies, Drama Productions, Music Concerts, Workshops, Faculty meetings in the Theatre.

  • Supporting iLearns, Outdoor events and Music concerts collaborating with the AV Team.

  • Provide basic training for teachers and students on proper use of theatre equipment when needed.

  • Liaise with events manager, teachers and students on theatre event AV requirements

  • Maintain a proper inventory of the equipments.

  • Liaise with vendors and contractors on equipment maintenance and repair


Job Requirements:

  • Experience in working with digital sound mixer (CL3 and SI Performer), amplifiers and Line Array speaker systems.

  • Patching and routing of audio signals to monitor speakers and video cameras.

  • Experience in working with Digital Lighting Board mainly ETC ION and dimmer patching.

  • Setup microphones for events.

  • Setup floor lighting for special events.

  • Visual support.

  • Understand and able to operate cameras when needed.

  • Understand Creston control system.

  • Physically able to move speakers and lighting gears.

  • Working experience in school environment is an advantage

  • Team player and ability to work independently when required

  • Coordination of event requirements

  • Experience in working with MAC operating systems.


Stamford American International School invites applications from interested and fully-qualified individuals for this role. To be considered for the role, the duly completed Job Application form (obtainable via the school website @ http://www.sais.edu.sg/contact-us/careers.html ), a copy of resume and all relevant educational certificates and transcripts/marksheets must be submitted to careers@sais.edu.sg
 

Working Hours:

  • 8.00am - 5.00pm

Shift Pattern:

  • No Shift

Salary:

  • S$2,500.00 - S$3,500.00


Min. Years of Experience: 3