secondary biology and chemistry teacher - aug 2021 - shanghai

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job description

Secondary Biology and Chemistry Teacher
: August 2021
Location: Shanghai, China
Region: Far East and South East Asia
School Curriculum: UK to IGCSE and IBDP
Experience: 2+ years

School Overview: This is a top international school providing a top quality education for up to 1600 students in its initial phase with grand plans to accommodate 2500 pupils in total. Students follow an enhanced UK Curriculum leading to the International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) and the internationally recognised and respected IB curricula that will afford them admission to leading universities worldwide. The school emphasises the development of the whole child. Participation in sports and the arts, alongside a dedication to community service are an integral part of education. The campus boasts world-class facilities, including an 8-lane, 50 metre Olympic standard swimming pool, a 540 seat theatre, a 3-court gym, a fitness studio, a dance studio, a full-size outdoor football/rugby pitch, a video production suite with green room and two black box theatres.

This school is part of a world-renowned family of schools with eight International Schoolstwo International High Schools and sister schools in Asia. The group was founded in partnership with a leading independent school in the UK with a 400-year history of innovation and academic excellence.

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 Westernised 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.


  • You should have 3+ years of post-qualification experience
  • Successful experience in working with students in KS3, KS4 and IB Diploma
  • You should ideally have knowledge and experience of the UK and/or IB curriculum.
  • The successful candidate will be a highly committed team player who is keen to contribute to the development of this new and rapidly expanding and forward-looking school.
  • Previous experience with EAL (english as an additional language) students is desirable.
  • Applicants must be willing to play a full part in the school's pastoral care and extra-curricular programme.
  • Experience inspiring students in a stimulating, enabling learning environment
  • Ability to use a variety of assessment and feedback techniques, demonstrated experience in raising achievement and setting aspirational targets
  • Demonstrated experience of the use of educational ICT to promote learning

Please ask your Teachanywhere consultant for a copy of the full job description and school brochure


  • You will receive one of the most generous salary packages available in International schools in China
  • Expat-style housing
  • Annual airfare allowance for both teacher and dependents
  • Tuition waiver for 2 dependent children
  • Annual Relocation Allowance
  • Domestic Bills Allowance
  • Comprehensive International Health Insurance for teacher and dependents
  • Shipping allowance (in and out bound)
  • 3 year contract


121 teaching experience


BA Hons (QTS),BEd,BSc Hons (QTS)

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