Head of Year

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

About School:

Our school is located in an urban area  near high rise apartments, cosmopolitan restaurants and cafes with a significant expatriate community and a range of activities on offer.Our school provides a new style of international education that meets the needs of both Chinese and foreign families. The school curriculum has a strong emphasis on languages, offering a bilingual English-Chinese programme and six mother tongue languages (Korean, French, Italian, Arabic, Russian and Spanish).


Curriculum: IB PYP, UK Early Years, UK Primary (KS 1-2)
School Type: K-8 Day
Students Enrollment: Approx. 400 in total

About Job:

• This role is part of the Senior Leadership Team and is responsible for bringing evidence-based practices into classrooms by working with and supporting teachers and administration with the goal of increasing student engagement, improving student achievement, and enhancing teaching skills.
• Ensuring the creativity and high quality of teaching and learning of the class.
• Sharing responsibilities for curriculum development, display, performances, trips and organizing some aspects of special events.
• Fostering a caring atmosphere and showing commitment to the well-being and social and academic progress of each pupil.

About You:

  • • University degree and a recognized qualification (such as PGCE) in Primary Education
    • High command of English level
    • Minimum of 2 years of teaching experience in Primary education, ideally with experience in an international educational setting
    • Experience in teaching second language learners
    • Strong knowledge and/or experience and/or enthusiasm to teach in the IB PYP curriculum framework
    • Curriculum development knowledge
    • Be inter-culturally aware with well-developed interpersonal skills
    • Be committed to ensuring high standards of teaching and learning
    • Be collaborative and able to work as part of a team

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 30K-45K/month before tax
• Benefit: Health Insurance, Flights, Housing Allowance, Moving Allowance, Tuition for children

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