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Class Teacher - Early Years

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The British School of Beijing, Sanlitun - Primary


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Job type:
Full Time, Fixed Term
Start date:
August 2018
Apply by:
5 January 2018

Job description

Job Reference : 003484

The British School of Beijing, Sanlitun is the first choice for expatriate families seeking an outstanding Early Years and Primary Education in the downtown area. Located in the embassy district of Beijing, BSB, Sanlitun can truly call itself an international school in every sense, with no one nationality dominating its intake. With a committed and inspirational team of teaching professionals at its heart, BSB, Sanlitun is relentless in its pursuit for excellence. Added to this, a supportive community feel and a school in walking distance of the best of what a World City has to offer, make working at BSB, Sanlitun a once in a lifetime opportunity. To learn more about our school, please visit www.bsbsanlitun.com

The British School of Beijing, Sanlitun is looking to appoint an exceptional teacher to join our talented team. Reporting to the Head of Early Years, you will be part of a highly dedicated team of over 30 teaching professionals. We welcome applications from outstanding, self-motivated and reflective professionals. We’re looking for the right blend of energy, enthusiasm and experience, and a passion for teaching and learning that embraces change and innovation as well as ensuring consistency and continuity.

Teachers will be expected to:

  • Relentlessly pursue outstanding performance for all students, both personally, socially and academically.
  • Collaborate with the Early Years Team and the wider school community.
  • Ensure the classroom is a well-organised, efficient and effective hive of purposeful activity from the start to the end of each school day.
  • Participate in a culture of professional learning.
  • Engage in active communication with parents and other important stakeholders.
  • Promote our Mission through the opportunities we offer, the impact we make, the leadership we demonstrate and the respect everyone deserves.
  • Possess a creative and pragmatic mind with the ability to lead and collaborate on innovations in teaching and learning and the broader activity of the school.
  • Understand how to blend the best of premium British education with contemporary international thinking to create a distinctive positioning for the school.
  • Be accountable and a positive advocate for all management decisions.
  • Respect, appreciate and understand a variety of cultures and societies.
  • Be committed to achieving the best possible outcomes for every student in your care.
  • Be prepared to take on a possible area of responsibility to support the development of the school.

Application Process

Click on the link as below to find out more about the roles and to apply online via the internal portal. Applications must be made online and should contain a CV, letter of application and the details of two professional referees - one of which is your current Head Teacher/Principal.


Closing date: Friday, 5th January 2018

Initial interviews will be conducted by Skype or telephone. Following initial interviews, you may be invited to London to take part in a face to face interview.




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About The British School of Beijing, Sanlitun - Primary

Families choose The British School of Beijing, Sanlitun because of our dedication to learning and our ability to meet the needs of each and every one of our students. As the only British International School in downtown Beijing, we are well placed within the leafy embassy district and as a result deliver a British based curriculum to students from over fifty nationalities. Our school has two campuses which are a few minutes’ walk from each other; the Early Years Campus which is especially for our Pre Nursery and Nursery students and the Primary campus at which students aged five to eleven attend. We provide a family oriented atmosphere in which parents can be certain that their children are being cared for and supported in all aspects of their learning.

At our school we have a team of teachers and teaching assistants who are passionate about teaching and learning and who are committed to ensuring all our students achieve success in all aspects of their development, both social and academic. As a team of educators we encourage every child within our care to take risks in their learning and experiment with ideas, whilst providing a safe and supportive learning environment in which to do so.

It is important for all members of our school community to be confident, resilient members of a global society and we place high importance on embedding values of respect, patience and tolerance for all. We want our students, parents and staff to be proud of their school; to work together to ensure we can provide the best possible experiences and opportunities available for our students. This of course, requires open and regular communication and we strive to achieve this through a variety of means.

At The British School of Beijing, Sanlitun it is our aim to instil a love of lifelong learning in not only our students, but our parents and team of teaching and administration staff. We are committed to recruiting the highest calibre of staff and providing them with ongoing professional development. We inspire members of our school community to be the very best that they can be; to share their talents and expertise and grow as leaders. We provide opportunities for our students, parents and staff to be involved in leading initiatives within the school and in the local community, and in particular we support a variety of local and national charities.

To find out more about our school, our community and our achievements, please visit our website: www.britishschool.org.cn/sanlitun

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