secondary visual arts teacher - august 2022 - shanghai

job category
international teaching
job type
reference number
the ycef team, teachanywhere
apply now

job description

Secondary Visual Art Teacher

Required: August 2022
Location: Shanghai
Region: Far East and South East Asia
School Curriculum: Chinese core curriculum with UK adaptations leading to iGCSE and A-level
Experience: Two years
Salary: Based on experience - and very competitive.
Contract: 2 years renewable

School Overview:

Teachanywhere is delighted to be working in partnership once again with Yew Wah (YWIES) schools. Applications made via Teachanywhere have the added benefit of being prioritised by YWIES 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 have more recently used their expertise to set up new schools for Chinese Nationals to enjoy the same excellent international education opportunities. This school opened in 2015 to much fanfare looking to increase its student numbers rapidly with this groups solid reputation. 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 with a Chinese and western teacher team teaching.

Location Overview: Located in Nanhui New City (formerly Lingang) which is, although officially part of Shanghai city, in fact about 60km south of downtown Shanghai (Just over an hour or so from Central Shanghai on the peninsular at Hangzhou Bay. This is a brand new city in the Pudong area of Shanghai which has had huge investment with the goal of turning it in to a Mini Hong Kong. Shanghai itself is very exciting. The city is an amazing blend of traditional China and modern living with everything you can imagine on offer and more.


  • You should be a qualified teacher with a minimum of two years post qualifying experience
  • You should have an inquiry based approach to your teaching and an ability to work well within a variety of cultures.
  • You will need to be adaptable and flexible and have a positive approach to life, willing to contribute to the continuing development of this great school.
  • Previous EAL and international experience are warmly welcomed


  • Salary up to £46,000 depending on qualifications and experience
  • Flights
  • Furnished housing
  • Medical cover included.


knowledge of curriculum

apply now