Secondary Art Teacher
Required: August 2017
Location: Shanghai, China
Region: Far East & South East Asia
Curriculum: UK to A Level (G9-12), IB Diploma from August 2018
Experience required: 2 years
Salary: From 20,000 - 27,000 RMB
Sponsorship: Single Teachers, married teaching couples.
Contract: 2 years
School vision / ethos: Established in 2005 and located in a popular area of Shanghai - this is a grade 9 to12 International High school with a strong academic record using the Cambridge curriculum as the academic foundation. It is a truly international faculty with teachers from USA, Canada, UK, Philippines, Australia and China. The majority of students are Chinese, and must pass an English proficiency exam for admissions. All graduating students study abroad in the UK, USA, Canada, Hong Kong, Europe and Australia.
Location Overview: Living in Shanghai is very exciting. The city is an amazing blend of traditional China and modern living with everything you can imagine on offer and more. It is China's most Westernized city, and the most comfortable one for expatriates. Shanghai is also exceptionally well placed to explore the rest of China and other parts of Asia..
Requirements: Applicants must be fully qualified teachers with 2 years of post-qualification experience. Experience teaching IGCSE (grades 9-10) and A Level or IB DP (grades 11-12) is desirable but not essential. What is important is a dedication to good academic success in your teaching subject. The school is looking for dedicated, professional educators. Teachers are expected to have very sound content knowledge and those who thrive in a highly academic environment with students who are very motivated to learn would enjoy great success here. Previous EAL teaching experience is desirable.
Package: Salary from 20,000 - 27,000 RMB before tax; Housing allowance RMB 4000 per month for singles and 5000 RMB for married couples; You will receive a very good initial relocation allowance followed by an annual travel allowance of RMB 9000 for single teachers and 18,000 RMB for those with a spouse; Medical Insurance as standard, and free annual medical checks.