Primary Homeroom Year 1 Teacher - Zhuhai - August 2019

School - Far East / East Asia
Primary-Lower (5-7)
Start Date:
20 August 2019
Initial Contract Length:
3 year, renewable
Curriculum Experience Required:
No - flexible
This is a progressive, private Chinese school that is opening up an international department for the increasing number of Chinese students wanting to head abroad to university. It is a progressive private school that teaches the compulsory Chinese curriculum from year 1 to year 9. The international department will prepare students who wish to go on and study A-levels or IB at High School. The student body are mainly Chinese nationals, but 8 other nationalities are represented at the school. Class sizes in the international centre will average around 30. As a private school, it boasts excellent facilities, and classroom technology with a range of extra-curricular activities for students to choose from. They achieve outstanding results in the national Chinese middle-school exams.

The school is looking for 2 Primary Homeroom Year 1 (7 year olds) teachers for an August 2019 start. Subject focus will be with English, Science and Mathematics. As well as looking for properly qualified and experienced (more than 2 years of post qualification experience), the school look for teachers who are very flexible, culturally sensitive and empathetic.

The school is located in the southern city of Zhuhai which is located on the western bank of the Pearl River. It faces Hong Kong and Shenzhen to the east across the sea with Macau to the south. Zhuhai has a warm, subtropical climate and with plenty of beaches, culture and history as well as easy access to Hong Kong, Shenzhen and Guangzhou, there is something for everyone to enjoy.

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Number Of Students:
Whole school 2,200; new Int'l class 50-60
Student Make Up:
Mainly Chinese Nationals but also 8 other nationalities
Regional Info:
Zhuhai is in Southern China and in the southeast of Guangdong province bordering the South China Sea, 140kms South of the provincial capital, Guangzhou. Close to Hong Kong, Shenzhen and Macau, Zhuhai has a subtropical climate with plenty of sun and rain! Zhuhai is a tourist city and is also known as being one of China's cleanest and greenest cities and more attractive cities. It isn’t as densely populated as some of the larger cities. Zhuhai has a good transportation system, an airport and direct routes to Hong Kong and other cities by sea, rail and road. The city has many cultural and historical relics as well as beautiful, natural scenery. Some attractions in the city include the Zhuhai Fisher Girl Statue, New Yuanmingyuan Garden, Pearl Land Amusement Park, Jiuzhou City, Meixi Royal Stone Archways, Huangyang Mountain and Baiteng Lake. Cantonese cuisine is popular in Zhuhai and the city is also well-known for four kinds of seafood that include crabs from Doumen, the oysters of Hengqin Island, the lotus roots in Baiteng Lake, and the prawns of Wanshan Town.For more information on China please see
Tax Rate:
Taxes typically 16-25%
Bonus payment -other, Flights - allowance, Housing - provided, Medical or Health insurance, Tuition - allowance
Suited To:
Climate - warmer, Climate -moderate, Holiday destination - not typical, Infrastructure - Moderately developed, Unmarried partners - suitable, Urban, Westernised - moderately, Women - not restrictive
Minimum Years Experience:
Curriculum Experience Required:
No - flexible
Will Accept Newly Qualified Teachers:
Visa Restriction:
2 years post qualification teaching exp requd, Younger than 60
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