Secondary Science Teacher
Required: August 2020
Location: Beijing, China
Region: Far East and South East Asia
Experience: 5 years
Salary: RMB26,000-36,000 per month before tax
Sponsorship: Single or married teaching couples with or without dependents
Contract: 2 Years
School Overview: Opened in 2016, this was the first in a small group of excellent international schools that have opened in Beijing, China. As a boarding international school, it provides world-class education to Grade 1-12, following an American style curriculum. 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, stylish garden campus with natural flora and a rich cultural background. The campus covers an area of 20 thousand square and uses the terrain, plants, garden features, and sports & leisure space to form a large concentrated green land and open space to enable students to embrace nature. Staff accommodation is a modern on-campus apartment, just 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: You should have a minimum of 2 years post qualifying teaching experienceWhilst applicants with knowledge of the US curriculum are most desirable, this truly international school can also welcome applications from teachers in the UK, Ireland, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand.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:Competitive remuneration (Range is RMB26,000-36,000 per month before tax according to teacher's qualifications) Accommodation on-campus provided without charge (furnished apartment including utilities)Global Health Insurance Transportation Allowance (arrival before contract starts, departure after contract complete and return flights each summer)Free tuition for up to 2 childrenMeals provided during working days