An experienced Secondary Humanities Teacher is needed at this very high quality bilingual international school in Shanghai from January (or February) 2020. The school opened in Shanghai in September 2017. They offer a 12 year education to Chinese nationals and the best of East and West with a unique curriculum developed by Chinese and international education experts. Part of a larger international school group, this school has excellent facilities that include a pool, theatre, gym, science and design laboratories and more. Western teachers and Chinese teachers co-teach in this cooperative learning environment.
Applicants must have a Bachelor’s degree in a relevant subject area (Master’s degree an advantage) and be a qualified teacher with at least 3 years of successful teaching experience with the age group and subject you are teaching - and with the IB framework. Successful experience in working with students in a pastoral capacity (eg as form tutor) and in a high achieving school. Previous experience in an international school is preferred. Some proficiency in oral Chinese Mandarin preferred and the ability to adapt to Chinese culture and work with Chinese colleagues.
The school offers a generous remuneration package and assistance with visa and medical checks required on entry to China. The package includes salary, international medical insurance, accommodation, annual airfare allowance, allowances for spouses and dependants, including school fees for up to two children. A gratuity is payable after two years and annually thereafter. Initial contracts are for three years. https://www.expatistan.com/cost-of-living/comparison/london/shanghai
With a lively expat community and bars, restaurants, night-life, shopping and culture to rival any large cosmopolitan city, Shanghai truly does offer something for everyone!
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