secondary maths teacher - asap - changchun in changchun shi

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changchun shi, jilin
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Secondary Maths Teacher
Required: ASAP
Curriculum: IB (Pre-K - 12)
Location: Changchun, China
Region: Far East and South East Asia
Salary: Good salary offered plus excellent benefits
Experience: 3+ years
Sponsorship: Single or Married teachers with dependents (tuition for 2 children)
Contract: 2 - 3 years renewable

School Vision / Ethos: This is the first and only IB authorised international school for Pre-K- 12 in Northeast China. The school is located on a 30,000-square-meter, landscaped site with well equipped with state-of-the-art facilities. The school employs 62 full-time staff members, 90% of which are expatriates with the majority coming from the US and Canada. There are currently 500 students enrolled in the school, from Nursery to Grade 12 representing 39 different countries. The school's mission is to educate all students with a high quality, international curriculum in a safe, well-structured and loving atmosphere; to assist all students to develop and refine their academic, social and ethical character; and to encourage all students to use what they learn to improve themselves, their families, their countries of origin, and the world, even as they develop into the citizens of the world and life-long learners.

Location Overview: Changchun is a safe and interesting place to live with the North Korean and Russian border being approximately 300 km away. It is a large and rapidly developing city but retains a real charm and is very green and compared to other China cities - pollution is not a big issue. Winters are cold but you will see lots of blue sky and summers are hot and sunny. Tourism is growing in this popular city and you will find western amenities: Restaurants, cafes, cinemas, luxury hotels and some great shopping!

Requirements: This school is family friendly (tuition for up to two children) and prides itself on the numbers of staff children at the school. It considers teachers with children as a positive influence on the school adding stability. Single teachers are also encouraged to apply. Teachers should have a minimum of 2 years post qualifying experience. The school prefers teachers to have had IB experience and training but they will accept teachers with other curriculum experience. A commitment to inquiry based learning is essential. Attitude is important; teachers should demonstrate a positive character, be flexible, have a good sense of humour and have the ability to adapt to new cultures.

Package: The salary is from £30,448 to £40,081 per annum and the school values IB school working and training experience, there is an extra IB allowance for the IB trained candidates. Benefits include: Fully Furnished Accommodation; Utilities allowance; flights at beginning and end of contract and an annual flight allowance; Medical cover and tuition paid for up to 2 children; Free Daily transportation from and to school; Coffee Bar Consumable and free visa application fee, Opportunity for the PD, 7 pay day leave; Overseas money transfer assistant; Each teacher is also provided with a Mac book.


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