At Kinabalu International School the appointment and retention of well-qualified, skilled educators is integral to the high standard of education we provide for our students. Our teaching staff have are highly qualified, have a wealth of experience and are passionate about bringing out the best in every student. KIS  will not employ anyone without recognised formal teaching qualifications.

  • Recruited from UK or International Schools: New overseas teachers are appointed from UK schools or other International Schools overseas. We invest significant time, effort and resources to ensure we employ the right teachers for our KIS students.
  • Safeguarding Protocols: All teachers are subject to safeguarding protocols and police checks prior to appointment.
  • Appraisal system: All teachers take part in a rigorous Appraisal system.
  • Professional development: A generous professional development budget and a supportive ethos encourages the extension of skills and knowledge to meet both school-wide and individual development targets.