Recruitment

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.

Location

Wenzhou Campus

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

The curriculum used in the Middle school will be a unique blend of Chinese and English content and teaching styles, leading to IGCSE’s, A Levels and AP (Advanced Program) in the High School. 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 Middle School to High School courses.

We are looking to make the following appointment: (Start date: 1st August 2017 or earlier if possible)


1. Head of English (Middle and High School) Key Stage 3 to A Level

Requirements

1. Minimum of a Bachelor degree

2. Relevant teaching qualifications

3. At least 5 years teaching experience and preferably management experience

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

The successful candidate will be required to lead the English Faculty and, in collaboration with Chinese counterparts, develop a curriculum that engages students and supports their progress and achievement. 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.


2. Head of High School (Curriculum) Key Stage 4/5 – UK equivalent years 11 to 12

Requirements

1. Minimum of a Bachelor degree

2. Relevant teaching qualifications, experience of A Levels and/ or AP

3. At least 10 years teaching and leadership and management experience

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

The successful candidate will be required to lead on the development and quality assurance of a curriculum that prepares our students for examinations in IGCSE’s and A Level or AP in collaboration with Chinese counterparts. The successful candidate will also be part of the school’s Leadership team. 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.

 


3.Head of Mathematics (Middle and High School) Key Stage 3 to A Level

Requirements

1. Minimum of a Bachelor degree

2. Relevant teaching qualifications

3. At least 5 years teaching experience and preferably management experience

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

The successful candidate will be required to lead the Mathematics Faculty and, in collaboration with Chinese counterparts, develop a curriculum that engages students and supports their progress and achievement. 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.


4. Head of Middle School (Curriculum) Key Stage 3/4 – UK equivalent years 8 to 10

Requirements

1. Minimum of a Bachelor degree

2. Relevant teaching qualifications

3. At least 10 years teaching and leadership and management experience

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

The successful candidate will be required to lead on the development and quality assurance of an integrated curriculum that prepares our students for examinations in IGCSE’s and A Level or AP in collaboration with Chinese counterparts. The successful candidate will also be part of the school’s Leadership team. 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.


5.Head of Science (Middle and High School) Key Stage 3 to A Level

Requirements

1. Minimum of a Bachelor degree

2. Relevant teaching qualifications

3. At least 5 years teaching experience and preferably management experience

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

The successful candidate will be required to lead Science Faculty and, in collaboration with Chinese counterparts, develop a curriculum that engages students and supports their progress and achievement. 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.

 

 
 

6. Teacher of Art - Middle and High School – UK equivalent years 8 to 12

Requirements

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 Middle and High Schools 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.


7. Teacher of Dance - Middle and High School – UK equivalent years 8 to 12

Requirements

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 Middle and High Schools 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.


8.Teacher of Design and Technology - Middle and High School – UK equivalent years 8 to 12

Requirements

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 Middle and High Schools 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.


9.Teacher of Drama - Middle and High School – UK equivalent years 8 to 12

Requirements

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 Middle and High Schools 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.

 

 

 


10.Teacher of Economics/Business Studies - Middle and High School – UK equivalent years 8 to 12

Requirements

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 Middle and High Schools 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 contact Mr Peter Round (Vice Principal) by email: peterr.wz@suis.com.cn

Further information on SUIS and Xiehe can be found by visiting the following website: www.suis.com.cn