Teacher of English, Shanghai, China

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Dipont Education - Shanghai Office (Head Office)Shanghai, China

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Start date: August 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits package
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: No

Teach English to high ability and very motivated students in one of the best high schools in China!

The role

You will teach English Language B at IB Diploma-level (IBDP) at our international curriculum centre in Shanghai, China. You will be a key member of the teaching team on this extremely successful international high school programme. 

Students in the centre seek to gain entry at top universities overseas and are generally exceptionally motivated and high-achieving. You will focus on developing their application of learning and critical thinking skills in order to prepare them as thoroughly as possible for university abroad.

About you

You will:

  • Be an experienced English teacher with the ability to teach second language learners to a high level (both literature and language)
  • Be a highly skilled educator with the ability to engage and stretch high performing students
  • Have a recognised teaching qualification and experience teaching the subject at high school level
  • Have a track record of excellent teaching with well-developed subject knowledge

You will join a growing network of educators with a focus on collaboration, support and career development. Joining Dipont provides for the opportunity to engage in high-quality educational practice in one of the fastest-growing sectors globally.

Salary and benefits

  • Competitive salary levels 
  • Accommodation allowance
  • Annual return airfare
  • Annual bonus
  • Worldwide medical cover
  • Favourable cost of living
  • High disposable income

Training and development

You will have the opportunity to transfer to other locations or programmes during the course of your employment. In addition, you will benefit from internal career development opportunities, with the potential to move into curricula or centre management roles. We provide workshops, support and access to external training.

About Shanghai

Shanghai is an exciting, cosmopolitan city with a huge array of activities on offer. It offers the chance to live in one of the most dynamic cities on the planet, where the pace of change gets quicker each day. Despite its vast size, Shanghai is extremely safe and provides for an excellent and varied lifestyle. 

About Dipont Education

Dipont Education manages international educational programmes (delivering A-level, Advanced Placement and IB Diploma Programmes) within some of the most highly regarded high schools in China. We currently employ over 400 expatriate educators and have more than 7,000 students on roll. Other opportunities are available (aside from IBDP) to teach A-level or AP courses. Dipont also operates a growing network of  K-12 schools in China. 

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.

Application process

In order to apply, please email a CV to Martina Meneghetti, Recruitment Manager, martina.meneghetti@dipont.com 

More about Dipont Education - Shanghai Office (Head Office)
Type: International Schools & Colleges
Address: Shanghai Office, 33rd Floor, 1788 West Nanjing Road, Jing'an, Shanghai, 200040, China. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +86 21 6190 7080
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Location: China

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