Secondary Science teacher Job Description

Secondary Science teacher

--Candidates must currently be located in China to apply for this position--

About the school:
  • 1,000 students in September 2020 – projection of over 3,200 students after expansion
  • Grades 1-10 in September 2020 – K-12 after expansion; Vast majority of students come from the Jinhua City region and are Chinese
  • Over 150 Chinese and international teachers: 30 from countries such as UK, USA, Canada, Jamaica, and South Africa
  • Dual curriculum: Chinese National Curriculum & Cambridge; Certified Cambridge school
  • Bilingual school: English & Chinese
  • Monday to Friday schedule; Up to 20 teaching periods a week
  • Up to 20 students per classroom
Job Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Teaching certification
  • A minimum of 2 years of teaching experience
  • Native English speaker or fluent in English (non-native passport holders welcome to apply if already in China)
  • Potential for higher salary if:
    • Graduate degree (M.A., PhD)
    • Knowledge of Chinese & HSK certification
    • Experience teaching in a Chinese school
    • Experience and/or certification with UK programs (CAIE, IGCSE, A-Level) and US programs (GAC, SAT, ACT, AP)
    • Experience with curriculum development and project management
Salary and benefits:
  • 17,000 to 24,000 RMB, depending on education experience & certified teaching experience
  • Free travel allowance: round-trip ticket to home country, travel in China (up to 10,000 RMB)
  • Free housing
  • Yearly bonus
  • At least 2 months of paid vacation a year; plus Sick leave, bereavement leave, and parental leave
  • Free medical insurance & medical check-up
  • Free pick-up at airport
  • Full-time staff member to help foreign staff (bank, visa, translation, medical, etc.); Free work permit & visa, as well as support to get everything done
  • Monthly subsidy for school cafeteria & convenience store
  • Free Chinese classes
  • High level of support from Chinese and international staff
  • Free tuition for 1 child (50% for additional children) (n.b. program is in Chinese)
  • Free access to faculty gym & teacher lounge
  • Free field trips to Chinese cultural sites
  • Ongoing professional development (Cambridge, British Council, peer training)

Job Summary

Type of School
Middle School;Senior/High School
Start Date
Require teaching licence?
Number of Positions
17,000 to 24,000 RMB per month plus housing and benefits
Contract Length

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