Teacher of History, Shanghai, China

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Harrow International School, ShanghaiShanghai, China

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Start date: August 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: No

Candidate profile  

The teacher will be mainly employed in the subject delivery of History as reasonably directed, principally within the Prep and Senior phases of the school, although opportunities for Prep School teaching could also be available. 

The successful candidate will play a key role in the development of History at Harrow International School Shanghai.   


Experience in teaching History at post-16 level. 

Familiarity with IGCSE and A-level frameworks. 

Able to work independently. Adaptable.   


Experience working in an international school. 

Willingness to offer general humanities below Year 9.   

Department Profile  

History is taught as an option subject at IGCSE and AS/A-level currently following the CIE specifications at both levels.  The subject falls under the remit of the broader humanities at present. It is anticipated that as the school grows there will be a need to establish a separate department in order to meet the needs of this popular subject.

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More about Harrow International School, Shanghai
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 2 - 13 years
Address: 588 Gaoxi Road, Pudong, Shanghai, 200137, China
Telephone: +86 21 6881 8282
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Harrow International School Shanghai is a co-educational day and boarding school for students aged 2 to 18.  The teaching is based upon the English National Curriculum, culminating in IGCSEs for Years 10 and 11, and A levels at Sixth Form (Years...