Wellness and Movement (WAM) Teacher, Grades 1-5

Full Time | Shenzhen, China | Primary Division
Start Date: August 2024

About School:

The World School network, offers transformative education for ages 2-18. Established in 2018, it integrates schools' global framework with Chinese compulsory education, emphasizing innovation and long-term vision. Located in Nanshan District, the campus boasts state-of-the-art facilities and educators from New York campus. With interconnected campuses worldwide, school is uniquely positioned to develop future leaders, providing frequent feedback, professional growth opportunities, and competitive compensation for qualified educators.

School is driven by a profound mission: to transform the world through education. We don't just say it; we live it. Here school, we cultivate a community of accomplished trailblazers who engage in continuous professional development, and access exceptional opportunities for career advancement, including the chance to teach abroad. Our campuses are designed to inspire, and we are committed to pushing the boundaries of education, demonstrating what's achievable. In return, we offer competitive compensation commensurate with your skills and experience.

Above all, by joining us, you become an integral part of the mission to change the world through education.

Accreditation:  NEASC, Other: NEASC-CIE
School Type: K-12  Day
Students Enrollment: Approx. 400-500

About Job:

Physical health, developing motor skills and movement are essential to healthy early childhood development. Wellness and Movement teachers work closely with class teachers and other specialists (like library and art teachers) to design interdisciplinary learning experiences. You will also:

• Develop and teach an inquiry-based physical education curriculum that engages all students
• Ensure that all students achieve key learning outcomes, targeting instruction to address individual needs
• Build a robust learning atmosphere that leads students to value being at school and feel part of a rigorous but joyful learning community
• Collaborate intensively and daily with colleagues to continually improve student learning and school culture
• Deeply connect with students and vigorously uphold a culture of welcome, safety and respect
• Inspire trust and confidence among parents and families

About You:

  • • 2+ years of Physical Education teaching experience
    • Strong physical education content knowledge
    • Profound commitment to ensuring and nurturing children's wellbeing both physically and mentally
    • Highly effective collaborator, eager to listen deeply, contribute to a team and achieve goals together
    • Dedication to learning and developing the craft of teaching
    • Very resourceful and adaptive, eager to embrace constant change, growth and learning
    • Bachelor’s degree; graduate degree in education or related field is ideal
    • Native-level proficiency in English

About Contract:

• Contract Period: 2 years
• Student Contact days: 187
• Approximate Dates for the School Year: Aug 1-July 30

About Package:

• Salary Range: RMB 30K-47K/month before tax
• Benefit: Health Insurance, Flights, Life Insurance, Dental Insurance, Housing Allowance, Moving Allowance, Tuition for children


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