Primary Homeroom Teacher, Shanghai

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Shanghai United International School - Shangyin CampusShanghai

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive salary, commensurate with qualifications and previous teaching experience.
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: No

Primary Homeroom Teacher

SUIS Shangyin International Primary Campus is located in the Minhang District of Shanghai, China. We can be found on Google Maps at 185 LongMing Lu. Our building is a school within a school, with an International Campus of 720 students in Grades K-5. Our campus is also home to about 920 domestic Chinese students but we share a common bond in seeking to understand the many diverse cultures of the world. Although we are a large school we have the feel of a small community school and we pride ourselves in our warm, caring philosophy, where all members of the community – students, teachers, and parents – are learning, growing and participating in the educational process. 

We are a learning focused school, with a mission is to facilitate an ‘East Meets West’ approach to education that prepares young people for the challenges of modern, global society. 

The International Stream follows the International Primary Curriculum (IPC), together with the Shanghai Math and Chinese Curriculums. The IPC was introduced in 2015 and we are in the early stages of gaining accreditation for this. 

For more information please visit our website at and click on Shangyin.

Our current staff come from seven different countries and we value the different experiences and knowledge that this brings. Our school is currently seeking applications from qualified applicants for the 2019-20 School Year. For work visa reasons candidates must be a native-level English speaker from one of the following countries: UK, Ireland, US, Canada, South Africa, New Zealand or Australia and should be IT literate.

Primary Homeroom (3) - Candidates must be able to work in any area of primary, K-5. 

Applicants are requested to email their resumes, complete with references and a letter of application, to Mr. Phil Burnage  through

Applicants are requested to attach teaching (practicum) reports as part of the application if they have been out of university for less than 3 years (QTS certification if from the UK). Note: Applicants must have worked in education, or a related field, for a two year period following their first undergraduate degree to qualify for a working visa in China. 

Shanghai United International School (Xiehe Education Group) is a progressive employer offering a competitive compensation package including medical benefits, flight allowance and a housing allowance. Candidates will be given assistance with visa requirements.

These postings will be filled as soon as qualified applications become available.

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More about Shanghai United International School - Shangyin Campus
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through
Funding status: State
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 6 - 16 years
Address: Shang Yin Canadian BC Primary Campus, 185 Long Ming Rd, Minhang, Shanghai, 20110, China
Telephone: +86 1861 6763580
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