head of maths - aug 2023 - shanghai, china

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Head of Maths
Yew Chung Shanghai Puxi

Start Date: August 2023
Location: Shanghai, China
School Curriculum: International, iGCSE and IB (18months - 18yrs)
Minimum Experience: 5 years

The School

Teachanywhere is delighted to be working in partnership once again with YCIS schools. Applications made via Teachanywhere have the benefit of being prioritised by Yew Chung leadership staff, who recognise the importance of our first stage application reviews.

YCIS group has campuses in various parts of China and Hong Kong and was founded in 1932. The schools are committed to educate the whole person from infancy through secondary education. They strive to unite the best elements of Eastern and Western traditions and practices, the growth of the individual and the inquiring mind as well as develop a sense of personal responsibility and social welfare of all.

Students take IGCSE and then IB Diploma examinations. The school is known for their Chinese language and cultural programmes and co-Teacher/co-Principal structure which supports the development of students' bilingual and cross-cultural skills.

Students come from over 45 nationalities and are educated by teachers from 27 countries under an international curriculum that creates truly global minded graduates.

School Requirements

  • You should be a qualified teacher with a minimum of 5 years post qualifying experience in order to teach in Shanghai
  • UK or IB curriculum experience is highly desirable but not essential
  • Ideally you will have a student centred/ inquiry based background to your teaching and an ability to work well within a variety of cultures.
  • You need to be adaptable and flexible and have a positive approach to life.

Salary and Benefits

  • Teaching salaries are highly competitive: up to 530k RMB per annum (£67,000 GBP) depending on qualifications and experience
  • Contract completion bonus
  • Flights (teacher only)
  • Furnished housing
  • Medical cover
  • Annual PD budget
  • Tuition for up to 2 dependents (Please consult with your consultant on latest travel advice).


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