secondary economics teacher - aug 2024 - shanghai, china

job category
international teaching
job type
£ 3,500 - £ 4,500 per month, Housing, Flights, Medical & More
reference number
stem team, teachanywhere
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job description

Secondary Economics Teacher - to IB DP level, ideally with IGCSE
Shanghai, China

Location: Shanghai, China
Region: Far East and South East Asia
School Curriculum: Bilingual, based on Chinese and UK

The School
This school is part of a large school group with colleges throughout China, in partnership with a prestigious UK-based college. This new and impressive bilingual campus opened in Shanghai in August 2018. The school is continuing to grow rapidly and plans are to expand into the older grades in subsequent years. The school combines a holistic, British approach to educating the whole child with the enduring strengths of the Chinese curriculum and focus on learning. The school curriculum is designed to deliver high quality education while promoting recognised areas of learning and development. It will offer every child their own, personalised learning journey. It is the schools desire to afford every child the opportunity of growth and fulfilment in a setting which imbues the five core values of the school group: Courage, Integrity, Respect, Kindness and Responsibility, as well as develop the school group's identity: to be inspired, intellectual, independent, individual and inclusive.

Living and Working in Shanghai
Shanghai is one of the largest cities in China, but is probably its most diverse and cosmopolitan, with a huge International community choosing to travel, live, and settle here. Shanghai provides an excellent lifestyle, with a combination of western cultures mixed with the best of China's past and present, making Shanghai's local culture unique in the world. Shanghai is an extremely safe, welcoming, and modern city, with its friendly occupants known for their hospitality, and the ability to make you feel at home. There are excellent education facilities, transportation, and amenities across the city, with two International airports providing excellent transport links across the world.


  • Fully qualified with 2 years of post-qualification teaching experience
  • Ability to support children with EAL needs in a bilingual environment
  • The school are looking to employ the very best international teachers who are excited by the vision for a world-class bilingual education, and wish to be part of this exciting project.
  • Must be an interesting, motivated professional who will bring their individuality and personality to the College.

Salary and Benefits:

  • Up to £35,000 per annum and dependent upon experience - the overseas package provided by this school enables a very high quality of life and savings opportunities;
  • Accommodation provided;
  • Flights
  • Medical Cover
  • 2 year contract

About us

'Teach the world, live the dream!'

Teachanywhere was launched in 2004 to assist teachers of all levels and backgrounds find their ideal role in their dream location. We were one of the first companies to search the world for teaching opportunities while acknowledging that it's not always easy to settle in a new country. Combining Teachanywhere's size, expertise, and local knowledge we are able to advise teachers where in the world they are most likely to thrive professionally and as a person. The benefits of working with Randstad and Teachanywhere include:

  • Exclusive roles
  • CV support
  • Interview preparation
  • Contract review
  • A dedicated consultant guiding you through the whole process including relocation and associated administration
  • Tailored career advice
  • Refer A Friend reward scheme for recommending someone else to us; what would you spend £300 'Love to Shop' vouchers on?

What next

If you wish to be considered, please apply online. If successful, a teachanywhere consultant will be in touch and will be happy to furnish you with more information on the process of registration and interviewing. We look forward to hearing from you!


knowledge of curriculum,knowledge of subject


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

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