head of physics - aug 2023 - suzhou, china in suzhou shi

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location
suzhou shi, jiangsu
job category
international teaching
job type
contract
reference number
BBBH29990
contact
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job description

Head of Physics
Dulwich International High School Suzhou

Start date: August 2023
Region: Far East and South East Asia
School Curriculum: UK National Curriculum, IGCSE and A Level
Minimum Experience: 5+ years

Dulwich College International

Teachanywhere is delighted to once again be supporting Dulwich College International with their recruitment campaign for educators for the next academic year. Dulwich College International is a global family of schools providing a dynamic and innovative international curriculum, world-class facilities and an outstanding faculty from around the world.

The group was founded in partnership with Dulwich College, a leading independent school in the UK. Since Dulwich College Shanghai Pudong opened its doors in 2003, enrolment at Dulwich College International schools has grown to over 10,000 students hailing from more than 60 countries. The group now comprises ten schools in seven cities across Asia and three sister schools, Dehong International Chinese Schools, in Shanghai, Beijing, and Xi'an.

To find out more and to view vacancies across the Dulwich College group, please click here

Dulwich International High School Suzhou

Dulwich International High School in Suzhou is made up of approximately 850 students from age 14 to 19, with over six different nationalities represented in a diverse student body. The school provide students an academically rigorous, challenging and rewarding international curriculum, designed to offer the very best preparation for entry to universities worldwide. Cambridge IGCSE and A Level courses are taught across three and four year programmes. The school is on the shared campus with Dulwich College Suzhou. Through co-curricular activities, competitions and social functions, students have many opportunities to meet international students and learn about different cultures. The school site provides students with an excellent environment for learning and access to a wide range of educational resources. The new purpose-built building offers 16,959 square metres of space. Each room is equipped with smart technology, as well as central air and filtration systems. The 56 classrooms include custom designed science labs, a library, a black box theatre, music practice rooms, sport fields, a roof garden and a medical centre.

Living and Working in Suzhou

Suzhou is a charming city that is situated 80 KM west of Shanghai (22 minutes by fast train). It was recently voted as the second most "liveable" city in China for expatriates. Known as the "Venice of the Orient" it is an ancient city that is steeped in History and culture. However, it has also embraced the spirit of the new China and enjoys all the infrastructure and amenities that are required to make ones life in the 21st Century very pleasant indeed.

Requirements

  • A teaching qualification and a minimum of 5 years' experience including previous management experience
  • You will ideally have relevant teaching experience with the UK curriculum
  • Prior international teaching experience is desirable, as is EAL experience.
  • You will be excited about working in a dynamic, diverse community spanning many cultures and languages.
  • The successful candidate will be a highly committed team player who is keen to contribute to the development of this expanding and forward-looking school.
  • Applicants must be willing to play a full part in the College's pastoral care and extra-curricular programme.
  • The school has a highly qualified professional and happy teaching faculty. You should be inspirational in your teaching with a real passion to convey of your subject.

Salary and Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Excellent accommodation
  • Flights
  • Medical Insurance
  • Up to two school places for dependents either at the school or at their excellent sister school next door which is a K - 12 school.
  • Extensive professional Development opportunities
  • 3 year contract

skills

knowledge of curriculum

qualification

BEd

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