Secondary Academic Assistant (CAS)

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(Community Service and Creativity, Activity and Service Programmes)


NIST Child Protection SafeguardingIn line with international standards, NIST maintains strong child protection policies and procedures. All applicants are screened to ensure that they meet the legal and ethical requirements for employment in Thailand, and our school strives to provide a safe, secure environment for all students.


General Responsibilities

  • Researching local NGO’s, service providers and groups to arrange service trips and set up relationships with students
  • Attending some service trips
  • Liaising with the Secondary office to ensure service events are approved, on the calendar and supported
  • Coordinating the forms for the Events Approval Team; collecting from students and distributing to the team members
  • Attending Events Approval Team meetings once a cycle
  • Assisting in the organization of service related events such as the Global Issues Network (GIN) and Bangkok Service conferences
  • Assisting with the coordination of sustainability projects within the school
  • Assisting student service groups with the organization of events and trips
  • Assisting with maintaining the budgets for Community and Service and CAS (e.g., raising PR’s, liaising with the finance office, etc.)

CAS-Specific Responsibilities

  • Monitoring the ManageBac system (approving and checking activities as complete) and alerting the CAS coordinator of student issues
  • Supporting students in their understanding of CAS requirements through exemplars and responsiveness to emails
  • Co-teaching the introductory CAS lessons with the CAS coordinator at the start of Year 12
  • Assisting the CAS coordinator with logistical matters as needed
  • Assisting the CAS coordinator with CAS interviews
  • Providing scheduled small group support for struggling Year 13 students in CAS

MYP-Specific Responsibilities

  • Attending Action Week Trips in years 7, 8, 9 as required
  • Assisting in preparation of materials and lessons for service lessons in years 10 and 11


  • Bachelor’s degree in Education
  • Fluent in both written and spoken English and Thai
  • Well-organized with high flexibility
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Experience in budget controlling is preferable
  • Teaching experience is an advantage
  • Competent in computer operations
  • Able to work as a member of the team

How to Apply

Interested applicants are invited to apply by sending a letter of application, a full resume indicating qualifications and experience, and a recent photograph to the recruitment team at

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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