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Primary Year 5 Teacher – Aug 2021 – Shanghai, China

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Are you a qualified primary teacher who's spent most of the lockdown wishing you were somewhere else? Then this is the advert for you…! Teachanywhere are currently recruiting for a Primary Teacher for a Year 5 class at a top school in Shanghai to start in August 2021. Curriculum: UK curriculum Salary: Very competitive packages offered Experience: 2+ years preferred Sponsorship: Single or married teachers with dependants Contract: 2 years School overview This top level international school is part of a family of UK curriculum schools and combines over 400 years of educational excellence with a modern approach and first-rate facilities. The Shanghai school opened its doors to much fanfare in August 2016 and is a day and boarding school for students aged 2-18. Students are expected to be fully involved and achieve their best in academic studies, extra-curricular activities and House events. The curriculum for Early Years is based on the EYFS curriculum while Pre-Prep is based on the National Curriculum of England with flavours of the International Primary Curriculum evident. Similarly, Prep is based on the UK National Curriculum with the International Middle Years Curriculum influencing curriculum themes and learning approaches. The focus of the Upper School curricula is iGCSE and A-levels. Location overview Living in Shanghai is very exciting. The city is an amazing blend of traditional China and modern living with everything you can imagine on offer and more. It is China's most westernised city, and the most comfortable one for expatriates. Shanghai is also exceptionally well placed to explore the rest of China and other parts of Asia. Benefits This school is part of a group renowned for offering very generous salary packages that afford great savings potential. Benefits include: Excellent salary starting at 25,000 RMB per month and rising based on experience Accommodation providedAnnual flightsFamily friendly with free tuition and health coverExcellent end of service gratuitySuper professional development opportunities Requirements The school is looking for high-calibre professionals to work with a first class team of educators, the ability to work in a new school environment and be a team player is essential. As there is a strong emphasis in the other phases of the school on activities outside of the classroom, there is an expectation that all teachers make an effective and varied contribution to the extra-curricular programme. Students are mostly English second language and therefore previous EAL experience or prior international teaching experience is warmly welcomed. In addition as the successful candidate you should also: have a minimum of 2 years experience post-qualification teaching KS2 at primary level, preferably within a UK curriculum schoolbe a fully qualified teacher (UK QTS or equivalent)be able to provide references for at least the last 2 years of teaching workhave no criminal history and be able to pass a background checkbe a proficient English speakerpossess good classroom management skillsbe a citizen of the UK, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, the USA or Canada for visa requirements About us 'Teach the world, live the dream' – Teachanywhere was launched in 2004 to assist teachers of all levels and backgrounds find their ideal role in their dream location. We were one of the first companies to search the world for teaching opportunities while acknowledging that it's not always easy to settle in a new country. Combining Teachanywhere's size, expertise, and local knowledge we are able to advise teachers where in the world they are most likely to thrive professionally and as a person. What next If you wish to apply please get in touch with Catherine Stockford your UK Teachanywhere consultant on [email protected] who will be happy to furnish you with more information on the process of registration and interviewing, and discuss further opportunities to enhance your teaching career overseas. Due to the high volume of applications received only successful candidates will be contacted. We look forward to hearing from you!

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