grade 1 primary teacher - kunming in kunming shi

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Grade 1 Primary Teacher
Required: August 2018
Location: Kunming, China
Region: Far East and South East Asia
Curriculum: IB
Experience: 2+ years, IB experience preferred but not essential
Salary: Excellent monthly salary plus benefits
Sponsorship: Single Teachers, married teachers, married teaching couples
Contract: 2 years

School Vision/Ethos: This WASC accredited schools group has multiple IB world schools across China. This is a beautiful and modern campus located in the new district of Chenggong, Kunming with a capacity of 1200 students. The campus features large, bright classrooms customised using a modern approach to classroom design with vertical whiteboards, pinboards and digital projector. The school aims to provide students with safe and fun facilities including two libraries, a dance and music classroom, an art classroom, indoor and outdoor sports and play areas, and cafe areas. The curriculum framework and educational philosophies continue to embrace the Chinese National Curriculum standards in Language and Mathematics while structured within the IB frameworks. Drawing upon the best of classical and modern education, infusing Eastern and Western cultures by applying an international approach

Location overview: Located in the South West of China, Kunming is the transportation hub of China's southern Yunnan province. It is known as the 'Spring City' for its equable climate and is home to numerous golf courses. There are numerous restaurants serving traditional Yunnanese cuisine and shopping areas like the Bird and Flower Market, a busy bazaar. There are bridges and pavilions that cross the islands of Cui Hu (Green Lakes), which is a beautiful park designed in the 17th century and is sometimes described as a 'Jade in Kunming'. In addition, there are plenty of temples to visit and amongst the locals, there is certainly an easy-going nature.

Requirements: Applicants must have at least 2 years of post-qualifying experience. IB curriculum experience is preferred but teachers are welcome who share the IB inquiry based philosophy to teaching. The school are looking for qualified and professional teachers to help continue the school's growth, they like teachers who are driven, motivated individuals, team players and can contribute to extra-curricular activities.

Package: A very good monthly salary with benefits including: Annual flight allowance, good housing allowance, settling in payment, medical cover and free tuition for up to 3 dependents.


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