Primary Music Teacher - Hangzhou, China - August 2020

Country:
China
Region:
School - Far East / East Asia
Curriculum:
Bilingual, Other, USA
Level:
Primary-Upper (8-11)
Start Date:
01 August 2020
Initial Contract Length:
2 year, renewable
Curriculum Experience Required:
No - flexible
This international school in Hangzhou are seeking a Primary Music Teacher from August 2020 to develop engaging, content-rich subject specific lesson plans, which in turn will enable students to think both critically and creatively about the role of music in the human experience, and also as a form of self-expression.

All candidates must have A Bachelor’s degree in Music or Music Education; in addition to a Bachelor’s degree, a major (24-30 credit hours) or advanced degree in the teaching subject fulfills the highly qualified requirement, documentation of passage of a state or national authorized subject test in the teaching area may fulfill the special certification and a minimum two years teaching experience as a lead teacher required. They must also be able to successfully pass a background clearance. Preferred: Subject matter postgraduate work (Master’s or Ph.D.) is preferred. Together with a high level of educational attainment, a successful applicant will demonstrate strong communication skills in teaching ideas, texts, and concepts with precision and confidence. Must be open to new ideas in teaching. Practical experience in performing, composing, or recording music is strongly preferred.

Salary for this position is competitive and dependent on education and experience. The school offers a comprehensive benefits package, including health coverage, housing allowance, travel assistance, and more. Assistance in obtaining a visa will be provided. https://www.expatistan.com/cost-of-living/comparison/london/hangzhou

The city of Hangzhou is one the oldest and most culturally rich cities in China. It successfully combines the traditional and the modern, the native and the international in a warm and friendly environment. 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). For more information on China please see http://www.edvectus.com/Content/Documents/china.pdf

To find out more about this amazing opportunity, please call your Edvectus consultant today.
Number Of Students:
400+
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%
Benefits:
Bonus payment -other, Flights - allowance, Gratuity or end of service bonus, Housing- allowance, Medical or Health insurance, Professional development allowance, Tuition - free for dependants
Suited To:
Climate -moderate, Infrastructure - Moderately developed
Minimum Years Experience:
2.0
Curriculum Experience Required:
No - flexible
Will Accept Newly Qualified Teachers:
N
Visa Restriction:
2 years post qualification teaching exp requd, Younger than 60
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