head of maths - suzhou in suzhou shi

suzhou shi, jiangsu
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Head of Maths
Required: August 2020
Location: Suzhou, China
Region: Far East and South East Asia
Curriculum: UK National Curriculum, IGCSE and IBDP
Experience: 2+ years
Salary: Excellent salary package and benefits.
Sponsorship: Single or Married with tuition for dependent children.
Contract: 3 years

School Overview: Part of a world-renowned school group with 10 schools in 4 countries in Asia, this fast-growing Suzhou campus was the 3rd campus to open in China. The College caters for more than 1000 students aged 2 - 18 and has an enviable reputation in this new First Tier City that ranks as having the 6th highest GDP in China and a population around 14 million. The College offers the English Early Years Foundation Stage Framework, the English National Curriculum, International GCSEs and the IB Diploma. The school is accredited by CIS, WASC and NCCT, and currently working towards its five-year CIS re-accreditation. World class facilities at the College ensure that students have every opportunity to excel both inside and outside the classroom.

Location Overview: Live and work in Suzhou, China. This incredible location is renowned for its stunning canals, bridges and classical gardens. Recently voted as the second most "liveable" city in China for expatriates, it is only 22 minutes on the fast train from the hustle and bustle of vibrant Shanghai.


* A teaching qualification and a minimum of 5 years of demonstrated experience, inspiring students in a stimulating learning environment
* Previous experience in an international school and familiarity with the UK education system is strongly preferred
* Passionate about working with children and an ability to engage them in the process of learning
* Experience teaching EAL students, as well as an understanding and excitement about working with people from all around the world
* Patience and flexibility in the work place, always showing willing to try new things
* Ability to listen to others (children, parents and colleagues) always showing respect for their ideas, with the ability to communicate effectively and positively with everyone in the school community
* Commitment to supporting all aspects of the school programme including extracurricular activities and contribution to school community
* Ability to make decisions and use initiative, and proactively solve issues that arise
* Evidence of continuing professional development
* Good interpersonal skills, excellent oral and written communication skills
* Excellent organisational skills
* Creative thinker

Salary and Benefits:

* Competitive salary package
* Flights
* Accommodation near to the school
* Private Healthcare and Medical Insurance for whole family
* 100% tuition fees for children
* Annual performance related bonus
* It is possible to live well, explore China and South East Asia and still save a considerable percentage of your salary.


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