secondary music teacher - shanghai

05 November 2018
the far east team, teachanywhere
job type
£ 25,000 - £ 35,000 per year
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shanghai, international
international teaching
sub specialism
job type
working hours
£ 25,000 - £ 35,000 per year
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the far east team, teachanywhere
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job description

Secondary Music Teacher

Required: August 2019
Location: Shanghai, China
Region: Far East and South East Asia
Curriculum: UK / IB
Experience: 2+ years - IB or UK A level experience preferred
Salary: A generous salary, paid in RMB, set by their point on the school's salary scale
Sponsorship: Single teachers, teaching couples, married teachers with or without children
Contract: 2 years renewable

School vision/ethos: The school delivers a high-quality British education (based on the National Curriculum of England) with excellent facilities in modern, purpose-built buildings. Part of one of the biggest and best international education groups in the world renowned for their excellent teaching standards. The school is located in the very green western side of the city in an international expat hub.

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

- An outstanding teacher, with at least two years of experience.
- Ideally have UK curriculum and/or IB experience
- Excellent communicator
- Good ICT competencies
- Sense of humour
- Willingness to embrace change
- A commitment to participate fully in the extra-curricular aspects of school life.
- The school are looking for teachers who will embrace life in a busy international school, and throw themselves into their professional role with enthusiasm and energy.
- Expectations at this school are high but the rewards more than make up for the hard work expected.

- A very generous salary, paid in RMB, set by their point on the school's salary scale
- End of contract and mid contract flights to and from their home country
- Accommodation arranged by the school. After the first year, teachers may choose to live elsewhere and receive a housing allowance instead
- International health insurance for teachers and their families
- An additional living allowance of 9000 RMB per year
- An overseas relocation allowance of 6000 RMB


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