Secondary Library/Media Teacher

Full Time | Beijing, China | Secondary Division
Start Date: August 2024 

About School:

Founded in 2006, we are a leading international school in Beijing with over 1700 students from diverse backgrounds. Our vision is to nurture globally-aware bilingual ambassadors who promote cross-cultural understanding and respect, offering various academic programs and aiming to equip students with confidence and a global perspective. Our learning culture uniquely melds Chinese teaching traditions with the creative dynamism of international methods, delivered by our passionate foreign and Chinese teaching staff. Beyond academic excellence (US national Standards, Chinese National Standards, MYP, IGCSE, IBDP), they actively contribute to holistic student development, fostering confidence, competence, and international-mindedness. We are accredited by WASC and actively participates in organizations like ACAMIS, ISAC, and JISAC. The diverse faculty of over 350 members represents 25 nationalities, and the campus spans Early Childhood to High School, focusing on holistic student development.

Curriculum: IB Diploma, IB MYP, IGCSE, US Common Core, WIDA
Accreditation:  Official UK, Canada, Australia, NZ Accreditation, WASC, Other: ACAMIS, EARCOS
School Type:  K-12 Day School (9-12) Boarding
Students Enrollment: Approx. 1700 in total

About Job:

We are seeking a highly qualified and experienced middle/high school librarian to join our team. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing the school library, collaborating with teachers to integrate library resources into the curriculum, and fostering a love of reading and learning among students. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in library science, experience working with young adults, and excellent communication and organizational skills.

Key Responsibilities:

• Manage the school library and its resources, including books, databases, and other materials.
• Collaborate with teachers to integrate library resources into the curriculum and support student learning.
• Develop and implement lesson plans and other educational programs to promote literacy and love of reading among students.
• Assist students with research and information literacy skills.
• Maintain the library's catalog and circulation system.
• Plan and implement events and activities to promote the library and reading among students.
• Stay current with new technologies and trends in library science and education.

About You:

  • • Commit to child protection, safety and well-being
    • Bachelor’s degree or higher in a relevant field
    • Valid teaching certificate
    • Fluency in English
    • 2 or more years relevant work experience

About Contract:

• Contract Period: 2 years
• Student Contact days: 180
• Approximate Dates for the School Year: Aug 1-Jun 30

About Package:

• Salary Range: RMB 24-40k/month before tax
• Benefit: Health Insurance, Housing Allowance, Moving Allowance, Settling in allowance, Tuition for children


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