secondary biology and ess teacher - jan 2023 - shanghai, china

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location
shanghai
job category
international teaching
job type
contract
reference number
BBBH29721
contact
the far east team - teachanywhere, teachanywhere
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job description

Secondary Biology / Environmental and Systems and Societies Teacher
Yew Chung Shanghai Puxi

Start date: January 2023 or earlier if possible
Location: Shanghai, China
Region: Far East and South East Asia
School Curriculum: International (modified UK curriculum), iGCSE and IB
Minimum Experience: 2 years

The School

Teachanywhere is delighted to be working in partnership once again with YCIS schools. Applications made via Teachanywhere have the added benefit of being prioritised by Yew Chung leadership staff who recognise our important first stage application reviews

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.

Living and Working in Shanghai

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.

School Requirements

  • You should be a qualified teacher with a minimum of 2 years post qualifying experience in order to teach in Shanghai
  • You should have Biology experience and will be teaching ESS, but previous experience of ESS is not essential as training will be provided if necessary.
  • UK or IB curriculum experience is highly desirable but not essential
  • Ideally you will have a student centred/ inquiry based background to your teaching and an ability to work well within a variety of cultures.
  • You need to be adaptable and flexible and have a positive approach to life!

Salary and Benefits

  • Teaching salaries are up to £46,000 per annum depending on qualifications and experience
  • Flights
  • Furnished housing
  • Medical cover
  • Annual PD budget
  • Tuition for up to 2 dependents (Please consult with your consultant on latest travel advice)

skills

121 teaching experience

qualification

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

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