primary g3/4 teacher - hangzhou in hangzhou shi

11 September 2018
the far east team, teachanywhere
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Primary G3/4 Teacher
Start Date: ASAP
Location: Hangzhou, China
Region: Far East and South East Asia
Curriculum: UK
Experience: 2 years
Salary: Competitive
Sponsorship: Single or Married with or without dependent children (tuition discount)
Contract: 2 years, renewable

School Overview: Founded through partnership between world class schools and education groups, this is a brand new school opening in August 2018. At capacity, the school will serve over 3,100 students from 3 to 18 years of age and will follow the UK curriculum. The school aims to create a learning community which integrates the best of international and Chinese education. The mission is to provide differentiated education for the development of each student together with a holistic educational philosophy underpins the ethos of the school. For Chinese and international pupils, they strive to educate young men and women who will be innovative and collaborative while appreciating their own and other cultures and traditions. They will understand the importance of a world view and global issues in order to make a positive contribution to society in the future. The School is located on a lakeside site in the Yuhang District of Hangzhou. Facilities are world-class, with the space designed as a place that responds to its local context and a global education culture. The campus is in final fit-out stage and will provide students and staff with a wonderful learning and working environment. An exceptional teaching and leadership team for all sections of the school has been appointed and student admission levels are excellent.

Location Overview: With over 9 million inhabitants, Hangzhou, the capital of China's Zhejiang province, is the southern terminus of the ancient Grand Canal waterway, which originates in Beijing. Its West Lake, celebrated by poets and artists since the 9th century, encompasses islands (reachable by boat), temples, pavilions, gardens and arched bridges. The subtropical monsoon climate contributes to varied seasonal sceneries, making Hangzhou one of China's most popular travel destinations all the year round - a real holiday hot spot and therefore a great location in which to set up living. Shanghai can be accessed within 1 hour by high speed train.

Requirements: Applicants must have a relevant Bachelor degree, Qualified Teacher Status, with either a PGCE or BEd and a minimum of 2 years teaching experience. In being part of a highly prestigious new school development project, it is essential that teachers are there to play their part in creating an outstanding school. The unique structure and commitment to excellence inside and outside of the classroom represents a fantastic opportunity for ambitious and highly motivated individuals to further their career. They are looking for inspirational and dedicated teachers who strive for only the best for the children in their care and who are committed to the academic, co-curricular and pastoral programmes which are central to the School's ethos.

Salary and Benefits: Highly competitive salary and benefits package, including: high quality housing; flights for employee and dependents and medical insurance for employee and dependents. Full tuition support will be provided for any successful applicant with school age children. The position will be offered on an initial two-year contract term with annual renewal thereafter.


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