PE Coordinator, Wuxi

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Shanghai United International School - Wuxi CampusWuxi

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Start date: 1st AUG 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

 A well-motivated and positive individual is sought for the above post. A teacher who can demonstrate that our profession is a vocation, who is committed to enhancing a love of sport and fitness throughout the school and proactively gets involved in the extra curricula activities of the school, will receive a favourable response and a skype interview request.

We seek someone who is either experienced in developing a sports programme or an individual who is ready for this next step.  We therefore require someone organized, confident and positive to introduce a scheme of work that will engage the students and help develop the subject further, work with junior NBA coaches (we are one of only 2 schools in China with this partnership) introduce more sports to the curriculum, reinvigorate competitive teams and the sporting side of our house system and use to the full potential the fitness room, new athletics track, gym and swimming facilities.  

Salary: competitive SUIS pay scale with housing allowance and other usual benefits

Shanghai United International Schools

Our schools are experiencing rapid growth and we seek qualified and experienced teachers to join us on our journey to promote a curriculum of excellence here in China. Drawing on 25 years of experience, we currently have seven school campuses in and near Shanghai with three further schools nationally which provide various curriculum pathways for over 20000 students, 5000 of which are international curriculum students taught by over 700 western teachers.

Location: Wuxi campus
8 Wen jing Road , Business District (High Speed Railway Station) Xi dong New Town, Wuxi, China

SUIS Wuxi campus exudes a philosophy of “East Meets West” and has a truly international flavour, being only 25 minutes from Shanghai by train. Our campus is modern and well–equipped, as you would expect from a school opened only 5 years ago. Although we are going through tremendous growth, we are fortunate to have a large international staff that is enthusiastic and motivated to help in this exciting process. Our curriculum in the secondary school follows a programme of KS3 (SUIS modified), IGCSE (CIE) and IBDP with an emphasis on balance and pastoral involvement in tandem with academic progression.:

August 2018 appointment

General requirements of applicants:
1.  Qualified teachers, fluent English speaking with excellent verbal and writing skills;
2.  Holding a degree from a recognised institution (Bachelor or above) and a recognised teaching qualification;
3.  With a minimum two years of relevant teaching experience.

For further information about the school: (basic site/in development)

Please include “Application for PE Teacher” and your name in the title of email.
Please also enclose your recent photo and contact details of two referees (including current Principal) together with a CV and letter of application.

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More about Shanghai United International School - Wuxi Campus
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Address: Wuxi Campus, 8 Wenjing Road, Xidong New Town, Wuxi, Jiangsu, 214104, China
Telephone: +86 510 878 2058