upper primary teacher - aug 2020 - shanghai

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job description

Upper Primary Teacher
Required: August 2020
Location: Shanghai, China
Region: Far East and South East Asia
Experience: 2 years
Salary: Top salary and package dependent upon experience.
Sponsorship: Single or married teaching couples
Contract: 3 Years

School Overview: This is a bi-lingual school for Chinese students, and is part of a world renowned family of top British international schools. The school opened in 2017 and offers a top quality education for students from Grade 1 up to Grade 12 (IBDP level), with a potential to accommodate up to 1200 students. The school takes a holistic approach to every child's learning and school experience, inspiring students to achieve their personal best. The curriculum is a collaborative framework which provides a well-balanced programme consisting of the Chinese compulsory curriculum (G1 - G9) and leading international educational concepts and methodologies. The purpose-built campus is a beautiful learning environment, with large, airy classrooms, science laboratories, a spacious library, and dedicated art rooms including a ceramics workshop, and STEAM facility. The campus has flexible indoor and outdoor learning spaces.

Location Overview: From the futuristic skyline of Pudong to the traditional pavilions in the sprawling Yu Gardens, China's most westernised city is a thriving metropolis with a close-knit expatriate community. Its unique architectural heritage includes the world's second-tallest tower and classical art deco buildings. Located in the Yangtze River delta, the city offers burgeoning culinary and vibrant music scenes. Culturally diverse and full of life, you will never want for things to do. It also makes a fantastic springboard for exploring the rest of Asia with a large international airport that offers an array of destinations.


  • You should have a minimum of two years post qualifying teaching experience
  • 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 EAL teaching experience will be welcomed.
  • Applicants must be willing to play a full part in the school's pastoral care and extra-curricular programme.


  • You will receive one of the most generous international school salary packages available in China
  • Expat-style housing
  • Annual airfare allowance (for teacher and dependents)
  • Comprehensive International Health Insurance (for teacher and dependents)
  • Annual Relocation and Domestic Bills Allowance
  • Shipping allowance (in and out bound)


121 teaching experience


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

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