Secondary English Teacher - China - August 2018

Country: China

Region: School - Far East / East Asia

Curriculum: Bilingual, IB- Diploma, Other

Level: Secondary/ Middle(12-15), Secondary/High(16-18)

Start Date: 01 August 2018

Curriculum Experience Required: No - flexible

Job Description

This school in Shanghai is looking for a Secondary EnglishTeacher with IB experience to join them at their Songjiang campus in August 2018. Candidates should be a Native English speaker, holder of Bachelor Degree and teaching certificate or license with excellent subject knowledge with a minimum 2 years of full-time teaching experience in a Secondary school, international school or overseas teaching experience is preferred. Teachers must support the school's values, have passion for teaching students, have the ability to bring enthusiasm and creativity to this role, and must be flexible and open to learning about new cultures. Successful candidates will be open-minded, innovative spirit, strong desire to learn, excellent team player and have a strong sense of responsibility. Teaching in an international school with a diverse student body and teaching faculty is a plus. The school pay competitive salaries and benefits that include a gratuity, airfare allowance, housing allowance, medical insurance, tuition for up to two staff children. The school delivers the enhanced version of the Shanghai Curriculum combined with international curricula, ensuring a strong basis in both Chinese and English, as well as the development of a broad set of skills. The school brings together the best elements of Eastern and Western cultures and is known for their Chinese language and cultural programmes and co-Teacher/co-Principal structure. With a lively expat community and bars, restaurants, night-life, shopping and culture to rival any large cosmopolitan city, Shanghai truly does offer something for everyone! Please speak with your Edvectus consultant today about this amazing opportunity. For more information on China, please see

Student Description

Number Of Students: 650
Student Make Up: 90% Chinese nationals

Regional Info

Shanghai is an international metropolis that is thriving and growing. Situated on the Yangtze River, it serves as the most influential economic, financial, international trade, cultural, science and technology center in East China. This is a modernised city and its multicultural flair attracts expatriates from far and wide enjoying the blend of cultures, the modern and the traditional , and the western and the eastern. Western customs and Chinese traditions intertwined and formed Shanghai's culture making it an excellent place to live and work.

Key Benefits

Tax Rate: Taxes typically 16-25%

Benefits: Flights - allowance, Housing - provided, Housing- allowance, Medical or Health insurance, Tuition - allowance

Suited To: Climate -moderate

Job Requirements

Minimum Years Experience: 0.0

Curriculum Experience Required: No - flexible

Will Accept Newly Qualified Teachers: N

Visa Restriction: 2 years post qualification teaching exp requd, Younger than 60






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