Shanghai United International School (SUIS) Xiamen Campus
SUIS Xiamen is a member of the largest educational not-for-profit organization (Xiehe) in Shanghai. SUIS Xiamen opened in August 2017 and now has more than 700 students and 130 teaching and administrative staff (international and local). Located in the beautiful, sub-tropical city of Xiamen our campus is large boasting state-of-the-art facilities. The school is already an accredited Cambridge Assessment International Examinations (CAIE) Centre. We seek qualified and experienced teachers to join us in maintaining our excellent reputation for international education here in China.
Currently we are specifically seeking Biology teachers to teach A-level Biology and help continue to build our science department.
We promote international and bilingual education, personalized learning and the holistic development of each student. Our aim is to enable the placement of our students in leading universities around the world with graduates sitting the A Level programme. In order to provide the best ‘East meets West’ education to young people and enable them to be effective global citizens, we encourage collaboration and co-teaching where appropriate among Chinese and international educators.
Our school community is renowned for its creative and nurturing approach. There is a strong sense of unity and team spirit with mutual respect evident between students, parents and teachers a distinctive quality observed by visitors. Our school boasts fine campus facilities with a spacious gymnasium, outdoor athletics track and artificial playing surface, extensive music and art zones, auditorium and lecture theatres. These amenities are used to full effect to ensure every student receives a highly effective holistic education.
Staff turnover is very low with many teachers seeing SUIS Xiamen as an excellent pathway for professional growth. Many have become leaders and continuously receive our support in their development. If you are interested in making a significant impact on our friendly and high-achieving school entering an exciting phase in its development, then we strongly recommend you apply.
Xiamen has excellent amenities and a first-rate health system. Fujian, in which Xiamen is located, was one of the first provinces in China to eradicate the recent coronavirus entirely from its borders. It remains free from the virus to this day, a testament to the professionalism of the medical fraternity in the region. Moreover, the island possesses beautiful beaches and a rich tropical hinterland that offers a variety of outdoors activities such as hiking, cycling, sailing, swimming, island-hopping, to name but a few. In addition, with its low cost of living, renowned cuisine, vibrant night life, and high quality of life, Xiamen is fast becoming the city of choice for people to work and live.
For further information about SUIS Xiamen do consult our website: https://xiamen-en.suis.com.cn
Candidates may apply using the TES application process indicated here or alternatively by emailing an updated CV and letter of application (including the contact details of a minimum of two referees with at least their current Principal/Headteacher) to The Vice Principal, Mr. Daniel Grover at
Shanghai United International School - Xiamen Campus
- Mainstream school with independent funding
- All-through School
- Students of mixed gender, age 11 - 16 years