curriculum director - beijing

posted
03 January 2019
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the far east team, teachanywhere
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contract
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posted
location
beijing, international
specialism
international teaching
sub specialism
Secondary
job type
contract
working hours
Full-Time
experience
Teaching
reference number
BBBH22084
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the far east team, teachanywhere
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job description

Curriculum Director
Required: August 2019
Location: Beijing, China
Region: Far East and Asia
Curriculum: US
Experience: 5+ years
Sponsorship: Single or married teaching couples with or without dependents
Salary: Top salary and package dependent upon experience.
Contract: 2 Years

School Overview: Opened in 2016, this is the first in a small group of excellent international schools that have opened in Beijing, China. The school which follows an American style curriculum, at the Primary school level it implements the New York Common core and in High school, Advanced Placement courses (AP). The school adopts a co-teaching model across the school to provide learning opportunities allowing students to enjoy the best of east meets west and become literate and numerate in both Chinese and English. There is particular emphasis on the Arts and Sport cultivating the value of cooperation, competition and innovation. The school is on a purpose built campus with some of the best facilities. Staff accommodation is a modern on-campus apartment and is a short journey away from the centre of Beijing.

Location Overview: Beijing is a bustling city with more than 13 million people on an area of 16,800 sq. km - the size of Belgium. The Beijing Municipality is flat and has a very orderly design - north, south, east and west circumnavigated by six concentric ring roads. The Beijing seasons are clearly marked by changes in weather and temperatures, and surprising splashes of colours. Beijing today is a city of vast contrasts - the new intermingles with the old, and the whole city is developing rapidly. Beijing is also home to a sizeable expatriate population and you will find countless opportunities for a great social life - there is something for everyone here and western amenities are plentiful.

Requirements:



* Fully qualified with a Masters degree.
* Previous experience in curriculum development as well as knowledge of US curriculum.
* A minimum of 5 years post qualifying teaching experience
* The successful candidate will be a highly committed team player who is keen to contribute to the development of this new and rapidly expanding and forward-looking school.
* You should be culturally sensitive, adaptable and flexible.
* Applicants must be willing to play a full part in the school's pastoral care and extra-curricular programme.

Salary and Benefits:



* Generous salary package
* Return flights
* Furnished accommodation
* Full medical cover
* One off settling in and relocation allowance
* Family members will be covered with Air ticket and insurance
* Free tuition is offered for the first child.

skills

knowledge of curriculum