Teacher of Economics
Start date: January/February 2019 (or earlier)
Contract Type: Full-time fixed term (2 years contract with annual renewal thereafter)
Where will your teaching experience take you next?
- Teach economics at A Level in a highly regarded Chinese high school
- Working with enthusiastic and motivated Chinese students (aged 15-18)
- Engaging in high quality educational practice in one of the fastest growing sectors globally
- Joining a growing network of educators with a focus on collaboration, support and career development
This position involves teaching economics at A Level (CIE) in a very successful high school program in China.
The ideal candidate should have a relevant degree, strong knowledge of the subject, a recognised teaching qualifications and previous teaching experience at high school level. As our students seek to gain entry at top universities overseas, educators focus on developing students’ application of learning and critical thinking skills in order to prepare them as thoroughly as possible for university abroad.
Dalian is the trading and financial centre for northeast China, located at the top of the Liaodong peninsula. It is a seaside city famous for high quality seafood and French-style architecture, with plenty of parks, squares, fountains and attractive beaches.
Benefits of working with Dipont in China
High quality international education: Dipont Education manages international curricula programmes (delivering A Level, Advanced Placement and IB Diploma) within some of the most highly regarded high schools in China. We currently employ over 400 expatriate educators in our high school programmes and have over 6,500 students on roll.
Training and development: Teachers have the opportunity to transfer to other locations or programmes during their course of employment. In addition, we are actively focused on providing internal career development opportunities, with the potential to move into curricula or centre management roles. We provide workshops, support and access to external training.
Our students: A high number of students enter Dipont centres with the aim to study in some of the top universities in the West, and therefore teachers can enjoy working with some exceptionally motivated and academically high achieving students without the classroom management issues experienced in other teaching posts. As China settles into its role as the economic powerhouse of the 21st century, a teaching position with Dipont provides a platform to work with a generation of young Chinese talent eager to take advantage of every opportunity available to them.
Salary and benefits: Salary levels are very competitive with a benefits package that includes: accommodation allowance, annual return airfare, annual bonus and worldwide medical cover. Cost of living is very favourable and disposable income is high.
Applications are invited from:
- Highly skilled educators with the ability to engage and stretch high performing students
- A recognised teaching qualification and experience teaching the subject at high school level
- A track record of excellent teaching with well-developed subject knowledge
In order to apply, please email your resume/CV to: email@example.com or for further information please visit our website at www.dipont.com