primary teacher (grade 1 or 2 leader) - aug 2021 - beijing

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the far east team, teachanywhere
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Primary Teacher - Grade 1 or 2 Leader
Start Date:
August 2021
Location: Beijing, China
Region: Far East and South East Asia
Experience: 2+ years post qualification experience
Curriculum: UK and Integrated Chinese Curriculum

School Overview: This school was established in September 2017, and is a high end private bilingual school which strives to foster a global perspective and integrates the best of Chinese and Western culture to develop the talents of the children it serves. The school is rooted in Chinese traditional culture and aims to create Chinese cultural ambassadors who are able to adapt and be successful within an international context. They have integrated an innovative educational philosophy and we aim to develop their students so that they can become global leaders. The School have opened the primary school sections of the school and in the future they plan to open middle and high school sections. Each class is equipped with an international and Chinese homeroom teacher and in the younger grades have assigned one bilingual learning facilitator to support our innovative approach to bilingual education.

Location Overview: Beijing is a bustling city with more than 13 million people on an area of 16,800 sq. km - the size of Belgium. The Beijing Municipality is flat and has a very orderly design - north, south, east and west circumnavigated by six concentric ring roads. The Beijing seasons are clearly marked by changes in weather and temperatures, and surprising splashes of colours. Beijing today is a city of vast contrasts - the new intermingles with the old, and the whole city is developing rapidly. Beijing is also home to a sizeable expatriate population and you will find countless opportunities for a great social life - there is something for everyone here and western amenities are plentiful.


  • You should be a qualified teacher with a minimum of 2 years post qualifying experience.
  • Excellent subject knowledge with English National Curriculum preferred, but not essential
  • Experience of working with children who have English as an additional language is highly desirable
  • Experience of working in the independent sector is also desirable
  • Ability to inspire children with a love of learning
  • Ability to develop and challenge all children so that each child can achieve their best.
  • Willingness to contribute to all aspects of school life
  • Strong interpersonal-relations and teamworking skills
  • Ability to use ICT to enhance learning
  • Rigorous can-do attitude and flexible approach


  • Excellent salary from 17,250 - 36,500RMB per annum
  • Comprehensive medical cover for teacher, spouse and dependents
  • Annual flights for teacher, spouse and dependents
  • Housing allowance
  • Relocation allowance
  • Tuition for up to 2 dependents (bilingual environment)
  • 2 year contract


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