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Employer Shanghai United International School
Location China
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Fixed Term
Job dates
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Job starts 7th August 2017 or earlier if possible

Teacher of English to students aged 3 to 9 years

Shanghai United International School

Shanghai United International School is opening a brand new, purpose built campus in the city of Wenzhou, Zhejiang province, China. It is a through school from Kindergarten to Grade 12 and we are now seeking to appoint a team of excellent teachers and leaders to staff the school. This is an exciting opportunity as it not only provides a chance to teach in an International context, but to be in at the beginning in the birth of a new school where you can innovate and grow your career as the school grows to its capacity of 2500 students in the next few years. The school is part of the Shanghai based Xiehe organisation with over 40 schools (including Kindergartens) and 20,000 students. SUIS schools are where ‘East meets West’ to create a truly international education for its students.


Wenzhou Campus

1 Chuitai Middle Road, Louqiao, Ouhai District, Wenzhou, China

The curriculum used in the Primary school will be a unique blend of Chinese and English content and teaching styles. We are seeking teachers with a willingness to collaborate with their Chinese counterparts to create something really special in Wenzhou and who are able and willing to teach across the age range.

We are looking to make the following appointment: (Start date: 7th August 2017 or earlier if possible)

Teacher of English -


1. Minimum of a Bachelor degree

2. Relevant teaching qualifications

3. At least 2 years teaching experience

4. Teachers with TEFL qualifications would be desirable but not essential

The successful candidate will be required to teach across the age and ability range that exists in the lower school and in collaboration with Chinese counterparts, help to develop an integrated curriculum that truly meets the needs of our students, so the ability and desire to work collaboratively is essential. We seek flexible and dynamic individuals who can take a full and active role in the development of the school and the team of staff at this important time in the schools growth.

If you are interested and would like some further information please visit our website at and contact the HR department by;  or Mr Peter Round (Vice Principal) by email:

Further information on SUIS and Xiehe can be found by visiting the following website:

About the employer

Information about Shanghai United International School
Org type Mainstream School
Phase All-through
Funding status State
Gender Mixed
Age range 3 - 16 years

Locations and contacts

Wenzhou Campus
Blowing Taiwan Road on the 1st
Louqiao Street
Wenzhou City
Ouhai District