Multiple full-time vacancies for Grade 1 to Grade 8 teachers at Zhejiang Wenzhou Union International School (Temporary)

About the Zhejiang Wenzhou Union International School (Temporary):

Zhejiang Wenzhou Union International School (Temporary) is a newly established international school in the city of Wenzhou, in Zhejiang province, China. Set to open for the 2021-2022 school year in September, the school aspires to be a tier-1 international school, catering exclusively to foreign students seeking quality international education. While the school will initially accept students from Grade 1 to Grade 8 (5 years to 12 years old), the school will eventually serve students from Kindergarten to Grade 12. While currently, the school will operate from a temporary campus, plans are underway to build a state-of-the-art school building on a beautiful 40-acre campus near Wenzhou-Kean University, with a capacity for 2500 students. The school offers a curriculum that is based upon the California common core state standards leading up to the IB Diploma program in Grade 11 and 12. The school offers small size classes, 20 students, to provide an ideal student-teacher ratio.

Responsibility:

Apart from providing quality learning experiences to our students that are based upon active, inquiry-based learning, teachers are also expected to build relationships with our students and families and the community they serve. Teachers are expected to interact with students compassionately and professionally and provide a warm, cheerful, loving, and safe learning environment for them. They are also expected to participate in the growth of the school through their involvement in all aspects of school life and supporting all members of the school community. Teachers are required to maintain regular communication with parents as well.

Qualification:

International teachers who are qualified, experienced, and passionate and are willing to take up the challenge to become part of a dedicated teaching team are welcomed to apply.

An ideal candidate will hold a degree in education and would have at least three years of teaching experience, preferably in international schools. The English language teachers must be native English speakers while teachers for other subjects must be proficient in the English language. Teachers who hold a degree in other fields with extensive teaching experience may also apply.

Benefits:

Attractive remuneration and benefits that are commensurate with qualifications and experience. Benefits include comprehensive health coverage, housing, return airfare, paid holidays, and tuition fee discount for kin.

Application:

Interested candidates should send Curriculum Vitae (CV), recent photograph, and a cover letter to luyu@wku.edu.cn.  Shortlisted applicants will be invited for an interview.