This international school in China is looking for an experienced, passionate and committed Deputy Head of Primary from August 2021 to help ensure the effective leadership of the teachers across ECE and the Primary School and support the day to day organisation of the school. Applicants should have a BA Degree in Education or BA plus PGCE (or equivalent) and several years of relevant post qualification experience. Ideally they are looking for someone with recent classroom experience and - preferably - some deputy experience as well. Applicants should also ideally have excellent knowledge of assessment and school improvement. Please ask Edvectus for the full job description.
Salary will be based on experience and qualifications. The school also provides airfare (for teacher only), housing, medical insurance (for teacher and dependants), and professional development, plus tuition for up to two staff children
The school offers a co-educational, international education (based on the English national curriculum, leading to IGCSE exams and then the IB Diploma) to pupils from pre-school up to aged 18. Instruction is in English, and Chinese (which is given equal importance) - a bilingual curriculum and the school has Western and Chinese co-principals and Western teachers co-teaching with Chinese teachers. There is also a wide variety of co-curricular activities on offer.
Chongqing is a rapidly growing city in South-Western China - in fact, it's the fastest growing city on the planet! This is a booming city offering good salaries to expat workers but with a lower cost of living. With all the amenities and attractions of any large Western city Chongqing has much to offer. For more information on China, please see http://www.edvectus.com/Content/Documents/TheEdvectusEducator.An.Introduction.to.China.pdf