Working With Us

Welcome to Hong Kong Academy!

We are glad that you are interested in working at HKA. HKA is a dynamic learning community with an inclusive learning environment. Enrolling around 600 students, HKA is a community school offering the International Baccalaureate PYP, MYP and Diploma Programmes. HKA’s curriculum and teaching methods are globally-sourced and research-based.
As our mission statement makes clear, HKA offers a rigorous international education and values pathways to individual excellence. Faculty and staff at HKA believe in challenging and nurturing the capacities of all students and helping them stretch to reach their full potential. Class sizes are small in order to maintain an intimate environment, ensure strong relationships, foster effective communication, integrate parents into our learning processes, and offer differentiated instruction.
Thank you again for your interest in the HKA community.

Stephen Dare
Head of School

Available Positions
Please email to apply for teaching & support staff positions.
- Teaching -
- Support Staff -
currently no vacancy 
- After School Activities (ASA) Partnership -
If you are interested in offering an ASA at Hong Kong Academy, please contact and include:
1. Valid Business Registration
2. Insurance quotation of HK$10m
3. 13 - 15hrs Lesson Plan
4. Price
5. Company background and instructor's qualification.
The Recruitment Process
At Hong Kong Academy we firmly believe that quality education is highly dependent on both the recruitment and the development of a talented and a vibrant staff.
To this end, we place critical importance, and expend considerable energy, on the recruitment and training of staff. The vast majority of teachers are hired through interviews held at recruitment fairs in Asia, Europe and North America each year. All vacancies are listed on the HKA website as well as with TIE online, Search Associates, ISS, CIS and recruitment agencies.
Hong Kong Academy seeks talented and energetic individuals who are committed to working in a collaborative and supportive learning environment and where professional and curriculum development are ongoing. HKA will accept applications throughout the year for any listed vacancies.
Living and Working in Sai Kung
Hong Kong is one of the most exciting cities in the world! HKA's campus is located in Sai Kung, approximately 45min away from Hong Kong's bustling Central district. To find out more about Hong Kong, the Sai Kung area and our school, click here.
Staff Professional Development (PD)
Staff at HKA are learners as well. Professional development is an integral part of life at HKA, with weekly professional development meetings held each Wednesday for all faculty. In addition, faculty and staff attend conferences and seminars throughout the year to immerse themselves in best practice and remain current and active in their fields. Visit our PD page to view just a few of the courses that are currently available for teaching staff.
Personal Information Collection (PIC) Statement
The information submitted on this form is being collected in accordance with the HKA Personal Data Handling Policy and its related Personal Information Collection Statements (“PICS”). A copy of the HKA PIC statement can be found here.
School Term Calendars
Click here to view key dates for the school year.