This international Pre-School and primary school in Southern China is looking for an Early Years Reception Teacher (4-5 year olds) from August 2019 to deliver a full daily programme, including English (speaking, listening, reading, writing, phonics), early Mathematics, and inquiry/ thematic studies following the Early Learning Goals of the England-Wales curriculum. The appointees will be expected to work as a team with other teachers to deliver a consistent programme for the age-group. Programme support will be provided by the Principal/Curriculum Leader, along with the Classroom Support Teacher. Applicants should have a relevant teaching degree and some experience. Although the school follows the England-Wales curriculum, applications are invited from all ‘western’ teachers. This is an excellent opportunity for a qualified teacher with some experience to work in a supportive international school environment. A full induction programme will be provided, along with ongoing classroom support.
Salary will be in line with teachers' experience and qualifications and will include a housing allowance. Other benefits include flights and medical insurance.
The school caters for pupils from age 2 - 6 years old. They follow the England-Wales curriculum and all classes are delivered in English except for a short daily Mandarin session. The curriculum also reflects the school's commitment to the Reggio-Emilia philosophy to support an ‘Inquire-Think-Learn’ approach. There are specialist teachers for Physical Education, Mandarin and ESL. The classes for 4-5 and 5-6 year-olds have interactive televisions to support learning, and there is a text book programme for the older classes. The school is well-resourced and has very attractive classroom environments and outdoor spaces. There is a very effective ‘team’ approach at the school that includes a high level of collaborative planning and preparation. The school is very popular with parents, and there is a wonderful ‘family’ atmosphere at the school.
They are located in a very attractive gated community in the affluent Dongcheng area of Dongguan. The city is very close to Shenzhen and Hong Kong. With a lively expat community and bars, restaurants, night-life, shopping and culture to rival any large cosmopolitan city,
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