music teacher - nanjing - china, - jan or aug 2023 in nanjing shi

nanjing shi, jiangsu
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job description

Whole School Music Teacher

Required: Jan or August 2023
Location: Nanjing, China
Region: Far East and South East Asia
Curriculum: UK/Chinese
Experience: 2+ years
Salary: Excellent with full benefits
Contract: Two - Three years renewable

School Vision / Ethos:

This school is an international extension of a well established and highly respected UK school( Wycombe Abbey) which was formed in 1896 and became renowned for its academic excellence and the nurturing and development of the whole child.

With two successful international schools already established in China and Hong Kong, the group opened two more offerings in Nanjing and in Hangzhou in August 2021. The Nanjing school has been established as a private school enabling local Chinese nationals to enjoy the benefits of an international education. The majority of the student body will be Chinese nationals studying a unique programme where an internationalised programme (UK curriculum) complements the Chinese National Curriculum. The students will be taught in both Mandarin and English so that they can graduate from the School with undergraduate levels of both Mandarin and English and thereby flourish at premium universities all around the world.

The school will offer full boarding school for education to students from G1 through to G12 (Years 2 to 13) as well as day students with outstanding facilities for learning, innovation and enterprise, performing arts and sport that are the hallmark of this excellent schools group. I


As part of a fairly new school you should be an ambitious self starter excited by the opportunity to progress your career in a fast growing school's group with amazing opportunities for quick development. You will be in a boarding environment and must be comfortable with the fact that there will be some evening duties (1 night per week) and weekend duties (one per month).


  • Minimum two years post qualifying teaching experience
  • Experience of students with EAL highly desirable
  • Previous international experience not essential but welcomed
  • Experience of a boarding school environment a distinct advantage
  • You must be willing to contribute to boarding life
  • Ambitious and keen to progress your career
  • Open minded, adaptable and willing to support the development of a founding school

Location overview:

Nanjing is a thriving city of over 8 million people, the capital city of Jiangsu Province in east China. One of China's four ancient capitals, Nanjing is one of the few Chinese cities to have truly preserved its cultural heritage. Nanjing lies within China's subtropical monsoon climate zone and the weather is mostly subtropical and humid;

A truly international community, with a thriving expatriate population of around 20,000 people, Nanjing has the leading brands and creature comforts that you would expect of a large, international city. There are a variety of western and Asian restaurants and bars available across the city and, for day-to-day living, a range of western supermarkets to complement Chinese options. This location affords fairly low cost living.


  • Salary dependent upon experience and qualifications - starting at 320,000 RMB up to 400,000 RMB
  • Accommodation provided (Mostly on campus)
  • Annual flights
  • Free tuition for up to 2 dependants (3rd dependent at 50%) - please check latest visa advice
  • Full medical cover
  • Excellent professional development


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