social studies teacher (to ap level) - yichang, china in yichang shi

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Social Studies Teacher (to AP level)
Start Date: August 2018
Location: Yichang, China
Region: Far East and South East Asia
Curriculum: US
Experience: 2 years
Salary: USD 3000 - 5000
Sponsorship: Single
Contract: 1-3 years

School Overview: Located in Yichang, this High School offers a range of Advanced Placement and ESL curriculum to its Chinese students, who are pursuing their undergraduate studies in the United States. Apart from AP and ESL curriculum students are also required to take regular Chinese high school classes, taught by local teachers.

Location Overview: As an important economic and cultural hub with a rich history and numerous scenic, historical, and natural attractions, Yichang has much to offer for foreign teachers in terms of leisure and entertainment. With a number of bars, theaters, and restaurants open till late, Yichang has a lively nightlife. For an easy long weekend, entertainment options include cruise tour of the Yangtze River, hiking on surrounding mountains, trip to China's Zhangjiajie National Park, part of the "Wulingyuan Scenic Area," which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Two hours direct flight from Beijing or Shanghai, Yichang is an ideal place to live in, if one hopes to explore the real China and stay away from the crowds as well as pollution in Chinese metropolitan.

Requirements: Applicants will be accepted from fully qualified teachers with at least 2 years of post-qualification experience. You will be required to teach Chinese Students to AP level, ideally applicants will be familiar with AP curriculum set-up, assessment and exams, otherwise applicants should have taught to the equivalent level. The school prefers candidates who are flexible, hardworking and self-motivated

Salary and Benefits: Competitive salary ranging from USD 3,000 to USD 5,000 per month (pre-tax) commensurate with qualifications; Fully furnished apartment with all utility bills covered; One round-trip international air ticket from Yichang to your home city per school year; Health Insurance