Dual Degree Program teacher

March 29, 2024

Job Description

Dual Degree Program teacher

Dipont Education is seeking a DDP teacher (AP) to join our high school program at Wuxi Jiangsu Tianyi High school, a well-regarded and extremely attractive campus in Jiangsu Province.

The DDP teacher is responsible for guiding students in the development of their own curriculum. They will need to form partnerships with local businesses and facilitate student learning that is self-directed within the Dual Degree Program (DDP) at Tianyi AP Center. You will work with the Center Principal to adapt, design, and implement DDP curriculum from the United States by Shattuck St. Mary’s accredited program. Personal creativity will be important as you contribute directly to the success of this cutting-edge and prestigious initiative.

More details on the role can be found here.

Background

The international center was established in 2009 and enjoys a harmonious and supportive relationship with the larger campus. This is a destination workplace for teachers looking to develop their intercultural awareness and experience of the cutting-edge curriculum.

Salary and benefits

  • Competitive salary levels
  • Accommodation allowance
  • Annual return airfare and bonus
  • Worldwide medical cover
  • High disposable income

About the school

Location
Centrally located in Jiangsu Province, Wuxi is only 45 minutes from the mega-city of Shanghai to the east, and Nanjing to the west. The school campus is very attractive, with botanical gardens and sections of bamboo woodland.

Curriculum
The Dual Diploma Program (DDP) is an innovative, student-centered course designed and implemented in partnership with the prestigious Shattuck-St Mary’s school in the US. The Digital Media teacher will work within the framework of the DDP to teach theoretical and practical concepts, strategies, and techniques associated with the fields of audio, video, technology, and film.

Teachers and Staff
The education team at Wuxi Tianyi is among the most stable in Dipont’s high school program network. You will experience a supportive and extremely collegial atmosphere working here.

Wuxi campus

About you

  • Able to engage and challenge high-performing students.
  • Recognized teaching qualification preferred.
  • Experience teaching digital production, including photography, graphic design, film production, editing, and visual communication strategies.
  • Knowledge of Adobe Premiere Pro, After Effects, Animate, Photoshop, InDesign, Audition, and Dream Weaver.
  • Knowledge of fundamental principles and current industry standards in mass communications and mass media production. Industry background is a plus.
  • Ability to help students explore related careers and provide career guidance.
  • Responsible for teaching theoretical and practical concepts, strategies, and techniques associated with the fields of audio, video, technology, and film.

About Dipont

Dipont Education has been at the forefront of international education in China for over 30 years, managing high school programs within some of the most highly regarded schools in the country. We currently employ over 400 expatriate educators and have more than 6,000 students enrolled.

Professional development begins with thorough and supportive orientation for new staff and continues as ongoing contact with experts in the field. Internal career path opportunities are open to capable and high-performing staff, with the potential to move into curricula or program management roles.

 

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