Teacher of Computer Science (Advanced Placement)
Are you ready to teach the next Bill Gates?
You are an experienced computer science teacher for high school students looking for your next career move. The students you will teach are smart, deep-thinkers with big aspirations to attend some of the most competitive colleges and universities outside of China. You are ready to take on the challenge in teaching Advanced Placement (AP) Computer Science and live in a bustling Chinese city in central coastal China a mere 30 minutes to the one of the largest cities in the world- Shanghai. You are excited and motivated to create a challenging course for your students and work with other bright and motivated educators.
Location: Wuxi, mainland China
Start date: August 2021
Contract type: Full-time fixed term (two years’ contract with annual renewal thereafter).
The Teacher of Computer Science role
You will teach computer science at Advanced Placement-level at our international curriculum center in Wuxi Jiangsu Tianyi High School. You will be a key member of the teaching team on this extremely successful international high school program.
Students in the center 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.
- Be an experienced computer science teacher with a very strong knowledge of the subject
- Be a highly skilled educator with the ability to engage and stretch high-performing students
- Have a recognized 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. You will 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
- Favorable cost of living
- High disposable income
Training and development
You will have the opportunity to transfer to other locations or programs during the course of your employment. In addition, you will benefit from internal career development opportunities, with the potential to move into curricula or center management roles. We provide workshops, support and access to external training.
About Dipont Education
Dipont Education manages international educational programs (delivering A-level, Advanced Placement and IB Diploma Programs) within some of the most highly regarded high schools in China. We currently employ over 400 expatriate educators and have more than 6,000 students on roll.
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.