Secondary English Teacher
Required: August 2020
Location: Shanghai, China
Region: Far East and South East Asia
School Curriculum: UK to IGCSE and IBDP
Experience: 3+ years
Salary: Top salary and package dependent upon experience.
Sponsorship: Single or Married with tuition for dependent children provided.
Contract: 3 Years
School Overview: Part of a world-renowned school group with 10 schools in 4 countries in Asia, this Shanghai Campus opened to much fanfare in August 2016. This is a top international school providing a top quality education for up to 1600 students in its initial phase with grand plans to accommodate 2500 pupils in total. Students follow an enhanced UK Curriculum leading to the International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) and the internationally recognised and respected IB curricula that will afford them admission to leading universities worldwide. The school emphasises the development of the whole child. Participation in sports and the arts, alongside a dedication to community service are an integral part of education. The campus boasts world-class facilities, including an 8-lane, 50 metre Olympic standard swimming pool, a 540 seat theatre, a 3-court gym, a fitness studio, a dance studio, a full-size outdoor football/rugby pitch, a video production suite with green room and two black box theatres.
Location Overview: Living in Shanghai is very exciting. The city is an amazing blend of traditional China and modern living with everything you can imagine on offer and more. It is China's most Westernised city, and the most comfortable one for expatriates. Shanghai is also exceptionally well placed to explore the rest of China and other parts of Asia.
Requirements:You should have 3-6 years post qualifying teaching experienceYou must have knowledge and experience of the UK curriculum. 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. Previous experience with EAL (english as an additional language) students is desirable. Applicants must be willing to play a full part in the school's pastoral care and extra-curricular programme.
Package: You will receive one of the most generous salary packages available in International schools in ChinaExpat-style housingAnnual airfare allowance for both teacher and dependentsTuition waiver for 2 dependent childrenAnnual Relocation AllowanceDomestic Bills AllowanceComprehensive International Health Insurance for teacher and dependentsShipping allowance (in and out bound)