Primary English Teacher, Shanghai,China

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Shanghai United International School - Hongqiao CampusShanghai,China

Date posted:
Start date: 01/08/2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Our well-established school is looking for a dedicated and passionate teacher to join the team here at SUIS – Hongqiao campus. 

The School:

SUIS Hongqiao is a member of the largest educational not-for-profit organization (Xiehe) in Shanghai. Our campus was established in 2003 as the first SUIS primary campus and over the years has built a strong reputation for offering quality education to the local community. The philosophy of the SUIS group is ‘Where East Meets West’ and this is at the forefront of our approach here at Hongqiao. We have created a personalized bilingual education for our students which is underpinned by a strong values-driven environment. 

The Location:

Shanghai United International School (SUIS) Hongqiao Campus

Address: 999 Hongquan Road, Minhang District, Shanghai

The Curriculum:

Our primary school (ages 6-11) is partly based on the SUIS Pioneer Curriculum which has been in place at Hongqiao campus for eight years. The Pioneer Curriculum integrates the compulsory local curriculum with English language and a Western thematic approach.  All of our subjects (with the exception of Chinese) are co-taught, so our teachers work and collaborate in a true ‘East meets West’ environment. We are proud to have had excellent, globally-minded bilingual students graduate from our school and achieve their goals of attending a range of top middle schools. 

The Role:

We seek a qualified, experienced and enthusiastic teacher to join us for the upcoming school year starting in August, 2018. 

- Primarily an English teacher.

- Teacher is also required to teach Science, Inquiry and Maths. 

- All lessons are co-taught.

- Well-established curriculum.

- Teacher will have vice-homeroom teacher responsibilities.

The Requirements:

- Qualified teacher holding a degree (no lower than Bachelor) and a recognized teaching qualification;

- Fluent English speaker with excellent verbal and writing skills;

- Minimum of 2 years teaching experience;

- EAL/ESL teaching experience is preferred. 

If you are passionate about teaching and the opportunity this role presents, please submit your application. 

Please include “Application for Pioneer Teacher” and your name in the title of the email.
  Please attach your CV and a letter of application, enclose a recent photo and contact details of two referees (including current Principal/Head teacher).

In the first instance please direct your applications to

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More about Shanghai United International School - Hongqiao Campus
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 5 - 11 years
Address: Hongqiao Campus, No.999. Hongquan Rd, Shanghai, China
Telephone: +86 21 34310090
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