PYP Coordinator

  • Prem Tinsulanonda International School
  • Chiang Mai, Thailand
  • Nov 13, 2018
IB PYP Coordinator Other

Job Description


Enjoy living in a beautiful setting near Chiang Mai in Thailand, surrounded by the rich cultures of northern Thailand. This fantastic school campus is situated on a lush 100-acre campus set in the foothills north of the historic city of Chiang Mai.

This leading International School is a leading co-education, boarding, and day school, authorized to offer all four International Baccalaureate programmes.


Employment Requirement:

  • Professional/Administrative/Expatriate
  • No overtime provision
  • Stipend
  • Time release

Preferred position requirements:

  • Degree in appropriate specialised subject
  • Certificate in teaching/education
  • Experience in a school leadership position
  • Minimum three years of IBMYP teaching experience
  • Familiarisation with IB programmes

Key role - The IB Primary Years Programme (PYP) Coordinator is a member of the Junior School Executive and is responsible for the effective organisation of the PYP.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Acts as a pedagogical leader to support the school’s vision, mission and objectives
  • Supports the school’s curricular and philosophical commitments as an IB World School;
  • Collaborates with the JS Executive in meeting its strategic goals;
  • Works with teachers, students and the school community to create a thriving, dynamic and aspirational academic culture;
  • Ensures that the school meets all IB regulations and deadlines and adheres to the philosophy and methodologies of the IBPYP;
  • Ensures all curriculum materials are available to staff, students and parents as required;
  • Maintains regular communication with the IB and local networks;
  • Supports staff in their professional learning through the appraisal process and coordinates IB training and other relevant professional development        opportunities;
  • Leads the IBPYP re-authorisation process along with Junior School Principal and Head of School;

Start Date

Aug 01, 2019

Benefits Package

Excellent terms and associated benefits including housing, flights and insurance