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Posted on 6th April 2021

High School Subject Teaching Jobs at Canadian International School

  • Location

    Multiple, China
  • Salary

    £2467 - 3327/month (¥22250 - 30000)
  • Contract Length

    12 months
  • Start date

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Job description

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COVID-19 & China border updates: Schools across China reopened in June 2020 and right now are holding interviews for teachers for April to November 2021 start dates. We are in contact with more and more schools that have successfully obtained PU letters (invitation letters) for teachers, needed to apply for a work visa. If you are already in China, your start date could be as soon as within a few weeks. If you are outside of China, taking into account the interview process and visa application process, your earliest start date could be around July 2021. Read more here –

Program Highlights

-Excellent salary 52,000 – 71,000 Canadian dollars (approx 267,000 – 365,000 RMB) per year based upon verified teaching experience
-February and August 2021 start dates
-Accredited by British Columbia Ministry of Education
-Locations in 23 cities across China

High School Subject Teaching Jobs

Our International Schools’ high school program is currently holding interview for qualified subject teachers to join us at various locations around China. We have positions for multiple subject teachers including Social Studies, English and Math.

Our original mission was to provide a blend of the best of Chinese and North American educational practices, to prepare Chinese students for success in post-secondary studies outside of China. Our first school opened in Dalian in 1995 and we are now based in 23 cities across China, with 28 pre-schools, 27 elementary schools, 26 middle schools, 16 high schools, and 3 foreign national schools. Our high school program mirrors the high school curriculum offered in British Columbia, Canada.

Through an agreement with the British Columbia Ministry of Education, supported by an accreditation process, which includes annual inspections, our International Schools offer the offshore BC high school diploma program.

The BC Ministry of Education mandates the curriculum content, which provides the same foundation skills as are delivered students in schools in British Columbia. At the high school level all courses that meet the credit requirements of the BC Graduation.

We have created a uniquely designed program delivery model that introduces a western teaching model to our students. We incorporate best practices in learning including active learning, cooperative learning, and critical thinking. We understand that most of our students are new to English-only classrooms and western methods of teaching, including personal responsibility for meeting learning outcomes. Integrated language learning is a component of the classroom experience, preparing students with the skills and academic proficiency required for success in North American colleges and universities.

Opportunities for students to develop language fluency and oral communication are a part of every course. Our students graduate with the skills that making them ideal global candidates for top-level college and universities worldwide.

Our goal to equip students for entry into top universities remains paramount. With this in mind, we offer many unique features:
-An international focus
-12 key teaching and learning strategies designed to ensure success for students whose first language is not English
-Strengthen the language abilities of our students, including scaffolding English courses to meet student needs and provide double the English courses
-Connections throughout the curriculum providing opportunities to reinforce skills taught in other courses: common speaking, writing, and presenting rubrics
-Connections throughout the curriculum providing opportunities to reinforce key elements such as Communication, Personal and Global Leadership, and Creative Thinking and Problem-Solving
-Advanced Placement (AP) courses in Math, Sciences, Information Technology, History, and Chinese Language & Culture

Main Responsibilities

-Monday to Friday 7:30-16:30 schedule with weekends off
-Approximately 8 teaching hours per day, or 25 blocks per week
-Student ages: high school

Salary & benefits

-Excellent salary 52,000 – 71,000 Canadian dollars (approx 267,000 – 365,000 RMB) per year based upon verified teaching experience
-Flights: One paid return flight annually from point of hire to school in China and back, for teacher and dependents living in China-Approximately 12 weeks (70 days) paid leave per year subject to province regulations and school policy
-Maternity leave: up to 98 days unpaid leave, paid early to return to work
-Master’s degree bonus: 1,000 Canadian dollars
-Contract re-sign bonus: 1,000 Canadian dollars (usually every 2 years)
-Full support for work visa application. Reimbursement for work visa document authentication, visa applications, overseas medical check
-Pension payments after 2 years
-Zero-deductible family health insurance VIP in China with emergency cover worldwide (excluding USA)
-Settlement allowance: 5,000 RMB on arrival and baggage allowance 100 USD
-Subsidised fees for dependents attending our school
-Pre-departure online training, airport pickup, transit from arrival airport, orientation, campus settlement committee support
-Contract duration: 2 years with option to renew
-Strong professional development and in-service continuing education support

  • Location

    Multiple, China
  • Salary

    £2467 - 3327/month (¥22250 - 30000)
  • Contract Length

    12 months

Job requirements

-Native English speaker from the US, UK, Canada, New Zealand, Australia, Ireland or South Africa
-Teaching license from home country
-Bachelor’s degree required (degree in Education preferred)
-2 years previous teaching experience
-Clean criminal record
-Energetic, fast learner and an excellent team player

How to Apply
Please send the following to Jeannie at [email protected] or complete this form

  • Covering letter
  • Resume
  • Recent photo
  • Degree & TEFL certificates (scan)
  • Passport photo page (scan)
  • Include in the subject heading the reference number iiML4J

There are no costs whatsoever for the entire recruitment process

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