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Job details
Employer Dulwich College Suzhou
Location China
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Fixed Term
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts August 2017

An experienced and enthusiastic Science Teacher to IGCESE/A level (KS5 Chemistry or Physics specialism) with possibility of Head of Department from August 2017.

Science Teacher to IGCSE & A-Level (KS5 Chemistry or Physics specialism) – possibility of Head of Department

Salary: Highly Competitive plus benefits (including full family package)
Contract Type: Full time
Contract Term: 3 yrs contract

This is a unique opportunity for an enthusiastic, experienced and passionate Science Teacher (KS5 Chemistry or Physics specialism) to work with the type of students who will challenge and inspire you.

Dulwich International High School Suzhou is a very successful high school offering a range of IGCSE and A Levels for 550 students, aged 14 to 18. Most of our students are extremely well motivated, academically able Chinese Nationals who are preparing to gain entry to top universities around the world. Chemistry/Physics are very popular subjects and our students achieve outstanding value added scores and examination results. We offer Chemistry and Physics at IGCSE and A Level; Science department also contributes significantly to our rich extra-curricular activities programme.

Suzhou is a beautiful old city and is unquestionably one of the cities in China that offers the most favourable and attractive living conditions, located only half an hour away from Shanghai by a convenient and frequent high speed train service. Last August, our school was moving into a large purpose-built campus, alongside our sister school Dulwich College Suzhou and a highly respected local school, Suzhou High School SIP. The new campus offers exceptional facilities, exciting collaboration opportunities and room for further expansion.

DHSZ operates its own highly competitive salary scale and provides allowances for twice annual flights, domestic bills, accommodation, shipping and a good medical insurance scheme. There is a full family package for teachers with dependent spouse and children, including free school places for 2 children at our neighbouring international K-13 international school, Dulwich College Suzhou.

Applicants should ensure that they are aligned to Dulwich College Values, which can be found, along with other information about the School, on our website: , Dulwich College International website:

Applications should be submitted through our on-line application system at or send CV, covering letter and a statement of educational philosophy to The deadline for applications is the 9th December 2016.

Interviews will take place as soon as applications are received, therefore early application is encouraged.

Dulwich College International 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 practices which are aligned to the recommendations of the International Task Force on Child Protection. We hold ourselves to a high standard of effective recruiting practices with specific attention to child protection. All appointments are subject to an interview, identity checks, criminal record checks, and successful references.

About the employer

Information about Dulwich College Suzhou
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Secondary with sixth form
Funding status Independent
Gender Mixed
Age range 14 - 18 years

Locations and contacts

360 Gangtian Road
Suzhou Industrial Park