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Geography Teacher

Geography Teacher

The British School of Nanjing

Nanjing/ China

Job type:
Full Time, Permanent
Start date:
AUGUST 2018
Apply by:
15 December 2017

Job overview

The British School of Nanjing (BSN) seeks an exceptional, well-qualified and experienced teacher of Geography to join an existing department in the development of our Secondary School Geography curriculum.  

The successful candidate will demonstrate a dynamic and creative approach to teaching, have experience of teaching Geography to A Level standard, and have the necessary skills and vision to enhance teaching and learning within the department.

Candidates should also illustrate a capacity to help students achieve their absolute best as part of a team and a willingness to contribute to the thriving extra-curricular life of our school.  

We are seeking a professional who: 

  • Is UK-trained or has relevant UK curriculum experience. 
  • Enjoys a professionally-stimulating environment. 
  • Promotes a well organised and inspiring learning environment. 
  • Offers enthusiasm and demonstrates a positive approach to students. 
  • Is comfortable integrating technology into all teaching practices. 
  • Is committed to constant improvement in all aspects of school life. 
  • Is reflective and continually strives to improve performance. 
  • Understands the value of consistent application of school policies.   

We will provide: 

  • An excellent salary. 
  • Accommodation.  
  • Annual travel allowance. 
  • International worldwide medical cover. 
  • Up to two full school scholarships. 
  • A professionally-stimulating and supportive working environment. 
  • The chance to live and work in a culturally-diverse context. 
  • Opportunities for promotion and development both within the school and the wider global network of The British Schools Foundation. 

If the opportunity to work in a progressive school in a culturally-rich and dynamic city excites you, please send us your application.      

A head of Department position may be available for suitable candidates.

Application process: 

Applications must be submitted via the link below and interviews will be held for shortlisted candidates in Nanjing/by Skype for applicants based overseas. The British Schools Foundation (BSF) and all BSF schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.  Applicants must be prepared to undergo stringent child protection screening, including references and checks with past employers, and an enhanced DBS.

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About The British School of Nanjing

History and Ethos

The British School of Nanjing (BSN) offers a modern and vibrant education to boys and girls aged 2-18. Since opening in 2007, BSN has become the school of choice for expatriate families looking to provide their children with a private education of the highest standard

BSN is one member of Nord Anglia Education Family, the world’s leading premium schools organization. Every day, our teachers and support colleagues help our thousands of students achieve more than they ever imagined possible.

The school’s Academic Results for both GCSEs and A Levels are comparable to that of top UK independent schools.

Location and Facilities

In January 2016 we moved to our new and modern Mountain View campus which is located south of Nanjing city. It is a 30-minute drive from the centre (Xinjiekou) and sits nestled on a quiet residential street at the foot of Cuiping Mountain at the boundary of the Jiangjun National Park.

Views from the campus overlook the new outdoor sports and play areas and the forested mountains beyond. The school is in close proximity to prominent expatriate residential areas.

Career Development and Benefits

A career with BSN offers all the opportunities associated with a dynamic, global organization. We offer an excellent salary and benefits package, including housing, international medical cover, annual flights, relocation allowance and bursaries for accompanying children.

We also provide fantastic learning and continuing professional development opportunities, both within the school and across Nord Anglia Education.

Job Opportunities

Current vacancies at the British School of Nanjing are listed in our website

The Future

BSN recently celebrated its 16th anniversary. With a small Sixth Form cohort, plans to expand the A Level provisions are a key focus. In an increasingly competitive market, BSN continues to strengthen its ambition of being the region’s most respected and highest achieving school.

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