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Career Opportunities

The International School of Penang (Uplands) seeks individuals committed to our mission of providing an education of the highest caliber so that each graduate thinks, acts, and leads with courage toward creating a more just and compassionate world. The school has been providing quality education since 1955.

Career Opportunities

Considering a Career with Uplands?

There are a number of advantages to being part of our Uplands team:
Our students are talented.
Our alumni are engaged and
our campus buzzes with excitement.

Teaching Vacancies


 Whole School

Non-Teaching Vacancies

•Degree or professional qualification in accounting
•At least 4 years experience preferably with an academic institution
•Has good computer skills and knowledge with accounting software
•Able to plan and work independently and of strong integrity
•Has supervisory experience
•Good English communication skills and interacts well with all levels of staff and parents

To perform a wide variety of job duties during working hours, caring for and educating students/patients about their conditions, as well as establishing trust and building rapport with students/patients.


• Must have minimum Nursing qualification (RNs)
• Oversee international students in School campus and Boarding house.
• On shift duties with sleep-over on certain nights as and when required
• Treating medical emergencies
• Administering medications and treatments
• Giving healthcare consultation to students and School community
• Be reliable, trustworthy and methodical worker
• Be of pleasant personality with a calm and cheerful disposition
• Enjoys working with children with a requirement for an understanding of, and sympathy with the pupils, balancing a friendly and often informal dialogue with the need to maintain discipline.
• Able to upkeep confidential records of patients/students
• Be flexible to work additional hours
• Promotes and assists in the control of communicable diseases through preventive immunisation program, early detection, surveillance and reporting of contagious disease.

Develop and implement Safety and Health Management System.
To ensure all work activities, procedures and process are implemented according to OSH Act, and other local authorities on safety and health matters.
To work closely with local authority (DOSH, DOE, NIOSH, BOMBA, etc) to ensure compliance and update OSH related issues.
Conduct regular inspections, accident/incident investigations, hazard identifications, risk assessments, risk control measures.
Assist Safety and Health Committees to carry out periodic inspection.
Conduct safety awareness training periodically.
Perform any other safety and health duties assigned by the superior.


  • Candidate must possess at least a Professional Certificate, Bachelor’s Degree, Post Graduate Diploma, Professional Degree, Safe/ Health/Environment (SHE) or equivalent.
  • 3-4 years working experience in ESH Management and Occupational Health.
  • Registered Safety and Health Officer with valid license from DOSH or NIOSH.
  • Good communication and interaction skills.
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills .
  • Responsible and reliable.


To apply for any of the above vacancies please send by email to hr@uplands.org a letter of application for the position, your CV with the names and contact details of three referees and a recent colour passport photograph.

Updated on 16 Nov 2018

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Uplands aims to provide excellent international education for students of all nationalities in a challenging multi-cultural environment. Uplands believes that hope for world peace lies in an interdependent international community where the principles of respect for self, respect for others are strongly held.

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Contact Info

The International School Of Penang (Uplands)
Jalan Sungai Satu
Batu Feringgi 11100, Penang

Phone: +604 881 9777
Fax: +604 881 9778
Email: info@uplands.org
Web: www.uplands.org
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