Teacher of Junior High English
RDFZ King’s College School Hangzhou is seeking Teacher of Junior High English for their bilingual section. The successful candidate will join the school community in Hangzhou, China in August 2020.
RDFZ King’s College School Hangzhou is one of two new school development projects in China initiated through partnership between Dipont Education, and the prestigious King’s College School, Wimbledon. A third partner in Hangzhou is The High School Affiliated to Renmin University of China (RDFZ), one of China’s leading schools.
About the Teacher of Junior High English role
Our elementary and junior high school sections cover Grades 1-9, offering the Chinese National Curriculum integrated with international teaching methodology and content.
Pupils benefit from an integrated curriculum delivered by teaching teams of Chinese and international teachers. Our rigorous curriculum has been designed to meet the needs of each individual by ensuring a breadth of educational experience and academic depth that prepares them for progression through the School. It encourages students to explore, discover and excel, while learning fundamental concepts that lead to academic success in the years to come.
As pupils enter junior high school level in Grades 7, the humanities programme distinguishes between geography and history, with science also splitting into three distinct disciplines. Politics and ICT are added as compulsory elements.The Chinese curriculum is taught through Grades 7-9 by subject specialists from both Chinese and international backgrounds. We have international teachers in English, science, drama, art, PE and music.
This exciting and challenging role commands a highly competitive salary and benefits packages, including high-quality housing, flights for employee and dependents, and medical insurance for employee and dependents. Full tuition support is provided for any successful applicant with school-age children. The position is offered on an initial three-year contract term with annual renewal thereafter.
Applications are invited from candidates with:
- Experience in primary education and a passion for the opportunities a bilingual program provides for children.
- The ability to work collaboratively and contribute to the development of an outstanding school.
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For an information pack and informal discussion please email Oliver Knapman, Recruitment Manager, firstname.lastname@example.org. Early application preferred.