head of boarding - chengdu in chengdu shi

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£ 20,000 per year
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chengdu shi, sichuan
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international teaching
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Head of Boarding

Start Date: January 2019
Location: Chengdu, China
Region: Far East and South East Asia
Curriculum: UK to A-level
Experience: 2 years, experience to A-level or equivalent required
Salary: Salaries from 18,000 RMB - 30,000 RMB/ month after tax
Sponsorship: Single teachers or teaching couples
Contract: 2 years

School overview: This international school was established in 2012 and is an ambitious and expanding 12-18 co-educational independent boarding school. They deliver a British curriculum (GCSE and A-Level) through a dedicated team of expat teachers, in an English environment, to Chinese students wishing to progress to a Western University. The school has modern and well-resourced classrooms and laboratories with interactive whiteboards throughout. The classrooms are air-conditioned to provide a comfortable working environment. Bilingual Chinese teaching assistants support all staff within the school. The school is a part of a wider group of schools, which are rapidly expanding across China.

Location Overview: The school is located approximately 40km Southwest of Chengdu in Anren, an ancient town of approximately 40,000 inhabitants. The town gives a glimpse of the 'old' China and compared with the big cities Anren is relatively pollution free. Chengdu is close by, home of the panda and the capital city of Sichuan Province with a population of approximately 13 million. Chengdu offers all the Western facilities that you might expect to find in any international city in the world. The school provides free transport to and from Chengdu International Airport when required and every weekend free transport is available to take staff to and from Chengdu.


- Applicants must have 2 years of experience
- The school prefers teachers with GCSE/A Level experience but applications from teachers with other experience to A-level equivalent e.g. AP / IB are also accepted.
- The school is looking for experienced, successful, ambitious and flexible practitioners, with a keen interest in their subject.


- Salaries from 18,000 RMB - 30,000 RMB/ month after tax
- a 2 month salary bonus at the end of a 2 year contract
- 10,000 RMB/year travel allowance
- International medical insurance
- Accommodation
- An initial 6500 RMB relocation allowance (including excess baggage, visa costs and health check fees)