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Teach Primary or High School Students in Shanghai - 14,375 RMB + benefits

Date 2015-04-02 11:04:01 Location : Africa:China

Shanghai Bilingual School

Shanghai, China

Reference # SRSH03TTJ

Position: Full time English language teacher

Location: Shanghai
Interviewing: Now

Program Highlights

-Excellent salary: 14,375 RMB per month
-Classes from Monday to Friday. Weekends off.
-Round-trip flight reimbursement
-Housing accommodation provided

The Job

Our school in Shanghai is now recruiting qualified English teachers to be a part of our close-knit community of professional teachers. We have students in elementary, middle school and high school aged between 7 – 18 years old. Teachers will only teach one of these age groups. We are committed to providing our students the most advanced and engaging international curriculum. With full support from the Chinese government, we also offer government required subjects as Chinese, Civic Education, Geography and History. Our team currently consists of 25 foreign teachers and 55 local teachers with 650 students and growing.

The international curriculum we provide in our school is delivered completely in English. Through the introduction of American-style learning methods and full English immersion, we are preparing our young learners to seamlessly adapt to the learning environment at international universities after they graduate. The school not only focuses on academics, we also educate our students to develop integrity and further enhance their intellectual curiosity, critical thinking skills and international perspectives.

Shanghai – The City

Known as the ‘Pearl of the Orient’, Shanghai is truly an international metropolis in every sense of the word. The most vibrant and progressive city in China, Shanghai is the economic and cultural center, blending an incredible mix of Eastern and Western culture. On one side of the mighty Yangtze River flowing through Shanghai is the Pu Dong district, rural farm land just 20 years ago; it is now the financial and commercial hub with skyscrapers stretching ever higher. Along the western bank of the river, the iconic Bund is a reminder of Shanghai’s colonial past featuring grand European architecture.

For those who like to shop, party and eat, Shanghai has all you could possibly want and more. But despite its cosmopolitan reputation, pockets of quaint tradition remain alive and well, dotted throughout the city. Explore countless old markets, back streets crammed with local eateries and discover incense filled temples still central to the locals’ daily life.

Main Responsibilities
-Maximum of 14 teaching hours per week
-40-hour work week including teaching hours
-Lesson planning
-Create assessments and complete grading for each course you teach
-Organize and supervise extracurricular activities
-Teach all courses exclusively in English
-Attend trainings and meetings
-Attend occasional recruiting days for faculty and staff at education fairs and events throughout Shanghai
-Discuss students’ progress and areas of improvements with their parents during Parent-Teacher Conferences each semester

-Excellent salary: 14,375 RMB per month
-Performance-based annual bonus: 6,000 USD (37,000 RMB) provided at the end of the year
-Round-trip airfare reimbursement provided after contract completion
-Housing accommodation provided (fully-furnished apartment)
-Transportation to and from campus by shuttle
-Legal Z-work visa provided
-Annual travel allowance: 800 USD after contract completion
-10 days national holidays with 14 days personal holidays
-Two meals provided per day during working days

-Bachelor’s degree
-TEFL certificate required for teachers with no teaching experience (at least 120 hours) (No TEFL? – We recommend INTESOL )
-Native English speaker from USA, Canada, UK, Ireland, South Africa, Australia or New Zealand
-Teaching experience preferred
-Culturally aware and excellent work ethics
-Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

How to Apply

Please send the following to Aidan:

-Covering letter


-Recent photo

-Degree & TEFL certificates (scan)

-Passport photo page (scan)

-Availability to start work

-Include in the subject heading the reference no. SRSH03TTJ

We are looking forward to hearing from you.