Maths Teacher (to IBDP)
Required: August 2017
Location: Shenzhen, China
Region: Far East and South East Asia
Curriculum: IB Curriculum
Experience: 2+ years post qualification experience, IB experience preferred
Sponsorship: Single teachers, married teaching couples with dependents
Salary: Competitive salary scale
Contract: Two Years
School Vision / Ethos: This is the first government invested international school in Shenzhen, and serves students from the expatriate community based in Shenzhen and children who are permanent residents of Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan. The school is proud of its open, green and picturesque campus with its modern, state of the art facilities making it a particularly attractive learning and teaching environment. The campus Covers an area of 24,000 square meters with a construction floor area of 42,000 square meters, and boasts spacious and extensive first class facilities with the capacity to host 1,080 students across 54 classrooms. This is a growing school - currently covering Early Years to Grade 9. It is an IB World School for the Primary Years Programme (PYP) and a candidate school for the Middle Years programme (MYP).
Location Overview: Shenzhen itself is a wonderful planned city filled with Plants and shrubbery on the coast in the warmer southern climbs of China. The excitement of Hong Kong is not too far away. The school itself is situated in an expat area called Nanshan, and looks out across the bay to Hong Kong - which is close enough to enjoy very easily at weekends.
Requirements: You should have a minimum of two years post qualifying teaching experience. IB curriculum experience is preferred but teachers will be considered who have an inquiry based approach to their teaching. You should be child centred in style. Teachers are expected to be inspirational in the classroom. Having previously taught in an international / IB school is an strong advantage.
Salary and Benefits: The school offers a competitive salary based on qualifications and experience. The benefits package includes fully furnished housing or allowance for international teachers, medical cover, flights and 100% tuition discount for first child with 50% offered for child two. Married teaching couples are offered free tuition for two dependents. You will receive a settling in allowance too