primary teachers - hangzhou, china in hangzhou shi

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hangzhou shi, zhejiang
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Primary Teachers
Required: August 2018
Location: Hangzhou, China
Region: Far East and South East Asia
Curriculum: UK curriculum to A level
Experience required: 2 years
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum and dependent upon experience
Sponsorship: Single or Married with up to 2 dependents
Contract: 3 years

School Overview: This is an outstanding opportunity to work with a highly prestigious school linked to the one of the top schools in the UK if not the world. Opening this year You will be working at an outstanding campus with all modern facilities.

This school will pride itself on allowing children to become the very best versions of themselves. Students are encouraged to be inspired, intellectual, independent, individual and inclusive. The school will open in August 2018 and will grow to accommodate 1,600 children (opening initially from Early years through to Year 7). Based on a bilingual model encompassing the best of "East meets West" pupils follow a curriculum based upon the Chinese state requirements, enhanced by the National Curriculum for England that will lead to IGCSE and "A" level examinations.

As a new purpose-built school with excellent facilities, we offer a wonderful opportunity to join an enthusiastic international staff team, in a rapidly growing school, in a lovely part of the world.

Regional Overview: With over 9 million inhabitants, Hangzhou, the capital of China's Zhejiang province, is the southern terminus of the ancient Grand Canal waterway, which originates in Beijing. Its West Lake, celebrated by poets and artists since the 9th century, encompasses islands (reachable by boat), temples, pavilions, gardens and arched bridges. The subtropical monsoon climate contributes to varied seasonal sceneries, making Hangzhou one of China's most popular travel destinations all the year round - a real holiday hot spot and therefore a great location in which to set up living.

Requirements: You will be teaching an Early years class and should relish the challenge of establishing the subject in a new school. Applicants must be qualified/certified teachers with a minimum of 2 years post qualifying experience, ideally with UK curriculum experience. Outstanding communication skills, active team players and self-starters are all key attributes which are key to being successful within this environment.

Salary and Benefits: Excellent salary - the overseas package provided by this school enables a very high quality of life and savings opportunities; Accommodation provided; Annual flights provided for post holder and dependents; Free tuition for up to 2 dependents however applicants should note that the bilingual environment may not be for all. Medical cover for post holder and dependents; Relocation allowance; Laptop provided


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