primary art teacher - qingdao in qingdao shi

posted
08 November 2018
contact
the far east team, teachanywhere
job type
contract
salary
£ 18,000 - £ 34,000 per year
apply now

posted
location
qingdao shi, international
specialism
international teaching
sub specialism
Primary
job type
contract
working hours
Full-Time
salary
£ 18,000 - £ 34,000 per year
experience
Teaching
reference number
CJ294072
contact
the far east team, teachanywhere
apply now

job description

Primary Art Teacher

Start Date: August 2019
Location: Qingdao, China
Region: Far East and South East Asia
Experience: 2+ years post qualification experience
Curriculum: UK curriculum and Chinese National Curriculum
Sponsorship: Single Teachers, teaching couples (depending on subject availability), married teachers with or without children however couples with children should consider this is a bilingual school where up to 50% of the lessons will be delivered by a Chinese speaking teacher
Salary: Monthly salary from USD$2500 before tax

School Overview: Our vision is to be an outstanding bilingual school in Qingdao, providing high quality learning, enabling students to achieve their maximum potential so that they can be successful in a Chinese or International context. The school aims to provide a caring, safe and stimulating environment where children feel valued, happy and confident. They are an innovative, bilingual school that is strongly influenced by a British style education within a Chinese context. The School is committed to excellence through a wide variety of activities both in and out of the classroom where teachers are encouraged to either partake in or lead at least one after school club per week. Responsibility, enthusiasm, integrity and participation are expected from teachers and pupils alike. As a school they promote the values of respect, honesty, compassion and kindness. They welcome diversity and act as conscientious global citizens. The School is truly a community who can contribute to making our world a better place. One of the School's aims is to challenge students to explore and question, seek solutions, make informed decisions, solve problems, demonstrate tenacity and express themselves confidently in English. We empower students to take responsibility for their learning and to be recognised as young independent learners.

Location Overview: The school is located on a brand-new, purpose-built site in a beautiful part of China neighbouring a newly built film studio complex. A picturesque beach and various local amenities are within a ten-minute walking distance of the school. Qingdao itself is a major seaport in Shandong Province looking out over the Yellow Sea, an hour's flight time from Beijing, Shanghai and Seoul. It has a rich heritage and a temperate climate. It is one of the most affluent and fastest growing cities in China and in 2009 was voted most liveable in China. The school is on a purpose built campus on the edge of the city with lovely rural views and is only 20 minutes away from the international airport. Qingdao is one of the most affluent and fastest growing cities in China and in 2009 the city was deemed the most liveable in China.

Role Overview / Requirements: This is a UK curriculum school, who ideally require UK based experience however not essential, due to the nature of the school, teachers with EAL experience would also be preferred. They are happy to consider teachers who are flexible in their approach and with a minimum of 2 years post qualification experience. They would welcome teachers with families however applicants are advised to consider this is a bilingual school where at least 50% of the lessons will be taught in Chinese. Applications are welcomed from teachers from the UK, Australian, New Zealand, Canada, the USA and South Africa.

Package:
- Monthly salary of between 18,000RMB-34,000RMB per month before tax, based on experience-
- Housing 2500-5500RMB (single - family both working at school with children)
- Settling in Allowance of 6000RMB
- Excess baggage reimbursement - 1 time - 4000RMB
- Annual bonus - 2*5% of salary
- Renewal Bonus - 5% of annual salary
- Visa costs
- 10 days hotel stay on arrival
- City Allowance 1500RMB
- Flights
- Medical insurance

skills

knowledge of curriculum