primary y1 teacher - shanghai

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£ 25,000 per year
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Primary Y1 Teacher

Start Date: ASAP
Location: Shanghai, China
Region: Far East and South East Asia
Curriculum: UK / Montessori
Experience: 2 years
Salary: from RMB 16,000 to RMB 28,000 after tax per month
Sponsorship: Single or Married teachers with dependents (aged 2 to 6 yrs)
Contract: 2 years

School overview: This is an internationally minded, bilingual kindergarten in Shanghai for students aged 2 to 6 years, with approximately 220 in attendance. students are 50:50 Chinese: International. The Kindergarten follows a UK best practice / Montessori curriculum that values exploration and creativity. The school's mission is to provide children with high quality educational experiences in an environment of imagination, inquiry, care, and respect. Teachers come from a range of different countries including the UK, USA, New Zealand, Australia, Canada and China.

Location Overview: From the futuristic skyline of Pudong to the traditional pavilions in the sprawling Yu Gardens, China's most westernised city is a thriving metropolis with a close-knit expatriate community. Its unique architectural heritage includes the world's second-tallest tower and classical art deco buildings. Located in the Yangtze River delta, the city offers burgeoning culinary and vibrant music scenes. Culturally diverse and full of life, you will never want for things to do. It also makes a fantastic springboard for exploring the rest of Asia with a large international airport that offers an array of destinations.

- Applicants must have 2 years of experience
- An inquiry based approach is preferred
- The school accepts applications from fully qualified teachers, trained in the UK, USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa or Ireland
- Teachers must be enthusiastic and willing to work as part of a team.

- Salary from RMB 16,000 to RMB 28,000 after tax per month
- RMB 9000 housing allowance
- Health care
- Flights (RMB 10,000 max.)
- Bonus of 5% of annual income on completion of 2 year contract, every year afterwards.


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