Head of Music Ducks, China

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Dulwich College Shanghai (DUCKS Campus)China
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Start date: August 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Fixed Term

NOR 1570
CIS, WASC, NCCT Accredited
IB World School

Dulwich College Shanghai seeks an outstanding and inspirational educator to join the DUCKS – Dulwich College Kindergarten. This is an outstanding opportunity to make a contribution in one of Asia’s most successful and well known international schools.

Dulwich College Shanghai has 1561 students aged 2 – 18 and offers the English Early Years Foundation Stage Framework, the English National Curriculum, International GCSEs and the IB Diploma Programme with outstanding results. In 2017, our students achieved an IB average of 37.5 and an IGCSE A* / A average of 74.0%.

Our philosophy draws on 400 years of experience in education from our founding, partner school, Dulwich College in London, which has pioneered the development of British independent education in Asia. Our guiding philosophy is that students come first. We are committed to securing the highest possible standards of teaching and learning and to ensuring that all our students enjoy a rich and varied experience of education. 

Dulwich College Shanghai was the first of the Dulwich International Group of schools, which now comprises nine Colleges and High Schools throughout the Asia-Pacific region and continues to grow. The Group is committed to drawing upon its position as a global family of schools to enhance the education of its students and provide its teachers with the opportunity of building enriching and rewarding careers within the Group.

Successful applicants will need to be sympathetic with the ethos and values of the College. Dulwich College Shanghai is a well-resourced school with a motivated and enthusiastic international student body. DCS operates its own competitive salary scale and provides annual flight allowance, domestic bills allowance, fully furnished accommodation within easy reach of the school, medical insurance and family benefits (where applicable).

To apply for this position please go to www.shanghai-pudong.dulwich.org/careers. The closing date for applications is 24 November 2017, but applications will be reviewed on receipt and we reserve the right to make an early appointment. Your application should include a brief cover letter, CV, statement of your educational philosophy and a recent photograph.

Interviews may take place in London, Shanghai and online.

For further information please see our website at www.shanghai-pudong.dulwich.org

Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all the students in our care and expects all applicants to share this commitment. We follow safe recruitment practice and appointments are subject to an interview, satisfactory references and identity and criminal record checks.

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More about Dulwich College Shanghai (DUCKS Campus)
Address: DUCKS Campus, 425 LanAn Road, Jin Qiao, PuDong, Shanghai, 201206, China
Telephone: +86 21 5899 9910