Harrow International School

Work in one of the world's most prestigious private schools and base yourself in fascinating China with plenty of sights to see and an abundance of culture to take in. 

Teaching in China with Harrow Schools

Directly affiliated to the renowned Harrow School in the UK, Harrow international Schools opened in China in Beijing and then Shanghai originally and since 2020 have been launching new schools in Shenzhen, Zhuhai, Haikou, Chongqing and Nanning – each with their own individual flavour but all sharing the Harrow values and ethos: Educational Excellence for Life and Leadership.

Teachanywhere is delighted to have been selected as an official recruiting partner of the Harrow International Schools and work very closely with the schools to select the best teaching talent to join this prestigious network of schools.
The Harrow brand is rapidly expanding and alongside their traditional international schools they have since 2020 launched their “Harrow Innovative leadership Academies” offering high quality bilingual education to local students in China alongside a bilingual early years presence in their “Harrow Little Lions” nursery schools. This is an exciting time to join the Harrow family of schools!

Why Harrow?

In choosing to accept a role with this exceptional family of schools you will immediately be taking your teaching career to a new level. Harrow schools are committed to excellence and provide world class facilities to enable educators to deliver their teaching at the next level. Alongside excellent professional development you will be awarded a highly competitive salary package affording great savings potential and the chance to work with some of the brightest and inquisitive students ever.

Virtual Interview events

In recent times our interviews with AISL Harrow schools have moved, in most cases, to virtual interviews rather than in person interviews allowing prospective candidates to apply for these prestigious roles wherever in the world they may be.  This allows the best teaching talent across the globe to have an opportunity to interview with this premier school brand.

Virtual events are already in process for August 2023 vacancies and recruiting for these schools has started in earnest.  If you are keen to join our virtual interview events for Harrow please contact our team to express your interest at:



  • What vacancies are we hiring for?
    • Early years teachers

    • Primary teachers

    • Specialist whole school teachers of: Music, PE, Art, Computer Science, EAL

    • Secondary school teacher of all subjects (UK curriculum experience is an asset but applicants who can demonstrate

    • Pastoral roles including Boarding house leaders and counsellors

    • Leadership positions

  • What does the package offer?

    Harrow offers a lucrative salary package which is generous for the region and includes:  Base salary, annual flights, accommodation, medical insurance, relocation allowance and free world class tuition for up to two dependents.

  • What are the qualification requirements?

    Teachers should be in their third year of teaching (completed two full years) and should have a Bechelor of education or bachelors degree and PGCE or equivalent in order to secure a work visa in China.  TEFL certification is not accepted without B.E.d  or PGCE.  You need to set high standards for your teaching and of your students and previous international or EAL teaching experience is welcomed.

  • Where are the vacancies?

    Teachanywhere is supporting Harrow vacancies in the following locations:

    • Beijing
    • Shanghai
    • Shenzhen
    • Zhuhai
    • Haikou
    • Chongqing
    • Nanning

    Harrow international schools are also in operation in Bangkok and in Hong kong however the focus of these recruitment events is for the schools based in China.

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