Secondary English Teacher (to A-level)
Required: August 2017
Location: Qingdao, China
Region: Far East and South East Asia
Curriculum: England and Wales National Curriculum, to A-level
Experience: 2 years' post qualifying experience
Salary: From 18,000 to 25,000 RMB per month
Sponsorship: Single applicants or married teaching couples
Contract: 2 years renewable
School Vision / Ethos: We are proud to support this school that is linked to a very well respected school in the UK. This International boarding School is an international arm of a leading British boarding school dating back to 1865. This school teaching mostly Chinese and some international students opened its doors in 2012 and now has more than 300 students on board. Set in a beautiful 50 acre campus just outside of the city, the school has some of the best educational facilities in the region including two all-weather football/rugby pitches, a number of tennis and basketball courts, an indoor sports hall and a fully-equipped gym. This is a year 9 - 12 school with a focus on developing holistic leaders of the future who are internationally minded and independent thinkers.
The school is on a purpose built campus on the edge of the city with lovely rural views and is only 20 minutes away from the international airport. Qingdao is one of the most affluent and fastest growing cities in China and in 2009 the city was deemed the most liveable in China.
Location Overview: Qingdao is a major seaport in Shandong Province looking out over the Yellow Sea, an hour's flight time from Beijing, Shanghai and Seoul. It has a rich heritage and a temperate climate. It is one of the most affluent and fastest growing cities in China.
Requirements: The school follows the England and Wales curriculum and therefore UK trained teachers are preferred. You should have a minimum of two years post qualifying teaching experience. Teachers who have previously taught internationally or have worked with EAL students in the past are particularly welcome to apply.
Package: In return for teachers' hard work and commitment the school offers a good monthly salary scale based on qualifications and experience and ranging from RMB18,000 to 25,000. The benefits package includes single accommodation on campus provided, annual flights and full medical cover.