head of student support, august 2021, shanghai

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location
shanghai
job category
international teaching
job type
contract
reference number
BBBH26291
contact
the far east team, teachanywhere
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job description

Head of Student Support


Required: August 2021
Location: Shanghai
Region: Far East and South East Asia
Curriculum: UK and IB
Experience: 5+ years
Salary: Excellent, and based on experience plus benefits
Sponsorship: Single teachers, teaching couples (if there is more than one post), married teachers with or without dependents
Contract: 2 years renewable

School Overview: This excellent schools group with campuses in various parts of China and Hong Kong and 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. With excellent facilities across all campuses, these schools employ a bilingual philosophy, exemplified by engaging a co teaching approach in the KG and Primary schools with a Chinese and western teacher team teaching. Students come from over 45 nationalities and are educated by teachers from 14 countries under an international curriculum that creates truly global minded graduates.

Location Overview: Living in Shanghai is very exciting. The city is an amazing blend of traditional China and modern living with everything you can imagine on offer and more. It is China's most Westernized city, and the most comfortable one for expatriates. Shanghai is also exceptionally well placed to explore the rest of China and other parts of Asia.

Requirements:

You will lead the student support department and act as an operational team member as a School Counsellor or as a student support facilitator.

  • You should hold a relevant Masters degree and have 5 years experience
  • Be an effective communicator who can foster good relationships with teachers, parents and families
  • You need to be adaptable and flexible and have a positive approach to life!

*Full job specification available upon request.

Package:

  • Excellent salary package depending on qualifications and experience
  • Flights
  • Furnished housing
  • Medical cover
  • Annual PD budget
  • Tuition for up to 2 dependents.

skills

Pastoral Care

qualification

BEd

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