This is a brand new K-12 full-boarding, co-educational bilingual (Chinese National Curriculum and IB) school opening in August 2020. They are looking for a well-qualified and suitably experienced Primary Art Teacher (candidates must already be in China). In the Kindergarten they will follow the principles of the British Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) curriculum with enrichment from the IB to prepare the students for the Primary and Middle Schools (Grades 1-9) where they will blend the Chinese National Curriculum (CNC) with the breadth and inquiry-based learning principles of the IB. Students in the Senior School will then have the choice between continuing with the IB and graduating with the IB Diploma, or switching to a programme based on IGCSE and A-level courses, enriched through the Extended Project Qualification (EPQ) and core elements of the IB. Combining the strengths of Western and Eastern educational practices in this way, the school will offer to Chinese and international families a unique, world-class bilingual education.
Candidates should have at least 2 years teaching experience and be qualified with a Bachelors Degree with Teaching Qualification, M. Ed, PGCE or PGDE or similar teaching qualification. They should have familiarity with EY/PYP/MYP/DP/A Level/British Curriculum, a passion for teaching and excellent subject knowledge. Candidates should show commitment to engage fully in boarding school life, commitment to support outstanding holistic education and commitment to innovation and self-reflection. Experience in boarding schools and international teaching would be an advantage. For visa purposes, all candidates should hold a valid passport from either Australia, Canada, Ireland, New Zealand, South Africa, United Kingdom or United States and be under 57 years of age.
The school offers a first-class salary and benefits package that includes good Medical Insurance, high quality on-site accommodation (or allowance if offsite), 1st arrival flight, annual travel allowance, tuition discounts for staff children, moving allowance and visa cost.
The school is located in Zeng Cheng District in Southern China just 1 hour from down-town Guangzhou and 2 hours from Hong Kong. Zeng Cheng, whilst not a tourist destination, still has a number of restaurants and bars,a shopping mall and supermarkets, and the school is only 10 minutes from Phoenix City where there are many amenities and western comforts.
Please contact your Edvectus consultant for more details on how to apply.