Early Years Head - China - August 2019 or January 2020

School - Far East / East Asia
Bilingual, United Kingdom
Early Years (0-4)
Start Date:
01 August 2019
Initial Contract Length:
2 year, renewable
Curriculum Experience Required:
Strongly prefer it
Our client school is looking for a Head of Early Years to join them in August 2019 or January 2020. They are looking for applications from well-qualified and experienced candidates who possess a BA Honours Degree and PGCE/QTS (Master Degree preferred) and a minimum of 10 years experience working in education. Applicants should also have a minimum of 5 years’ experience leading a school at senior level with large financial budgets, knowledge of the UK education system (and the EYFS) and a solid understanding of international independent education.

Salary will be in line with teachers experience and qualifications and other benefits include a housing allowance, medical insurance, end of contract bonus and flights for the teacher and their dependants.

For more details about this position and opportunity, please call your local Edvectus contact!
And for more information about China please see here: http://www.edvectus.com/Content/Documents/TheEdvectusEducator.An.Introduction.to.China.pdf
Regional Info:
The city of Hangzhou, one the oldest and most culturally rich cities in China, combines the traditional and the modern, the native and the international in a warm and friendly environment. Hangzhou is home to some of China's most advanced and successful international companies, such as tech giants Alibaba and Cisco Systems, and Wahaha Group, China's largest food and beverage company. Hangzhou has been designated China's Safest City, China's Happiest City, and China's Best Commercial City. The United Nations, in recognition of Hangzhou's cultural significance and reputation as a very liveable city, has awarded it the UN Habitat Scroll of Honor. It is also known as one of the most beautiful cities in China and is well-known for its scenery. Just west of Hangzhou Bay, there are mountains and lakes, tea fields, parks, botanical gardens, temples, museums and theatres making it a popular tourist destination. There are many bars, clubs and restaurants with familiar western brands such as Costa Coffee, Starbucks, Pizza Hut etc. Served by Hangzhou International Airport and also Shanghai International Airport, travel both domestically and internationally is accessible. The fast train to Shanghai takes just 50 minutes and there are also regular bus services as well. The region enjoys a subtropical climate with four distinctive seasons that include hot summers and cold winters (with occasional snow). http://www.visithangzhou.com/
Tax Rate:
Taxes typically 16-25%
Flights - allowance, Gratuity or end of service bonus, Housing- allowance, Medical or Health insurance, Tuition - free for dependants
Suited To:
Climate -moderate
Minimum Years Experience:
Curriculum Experience Required:
Strongly prefer it
Will Accept Newly Qualified Teachers:
Visa Restriction:
2 years post qualification teaching exp requd, Younger than 55
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