ELA Teacher (High School English Literature)

June 12, 2024

Job Description

The School

Beijing Haidian Kaiwen Academy (KWA), is a K-12 international school

accredited by Cognia and is a WASC candidate school. Located at the foot of the picturesque and historic YuQuan Mountain, Haidian District in Beijing, the KWA campus is 200,000 square meters of beautiful gardens that integrate natural ecology, cultural heritage, and modern beauty with 140,000 square meters of green space.

Job Description:

  1. Teach a combination of English Literature classes refer to US Common Core and College Board AP curriculum or IGCSE and A-Level UK program.
  2. Lead or assist in conducting extra-curricular clubs or Enrichment Programs (EP) programs for up to 3 hours and or teams/academic classes/study halls.
  3. Be passionate about teaching and able to motivate learners to reach their full potential
  4. Be well-organized and punctual
  5. Plan lessons, units, and projects with clear objectives, and which help students understand and achieve those objectives


• Four-year degree from an accredited university

• PGCE or higher

• QTS, national/state teaching license/certificate or equivalent

• Three years of experience teaching in a bilingual school, international school, or government/state school

Preferred Qualifications

• Include the minimum qualifications, plus the following:

• Master’s degree, preferably in education or the subject the teacher instructs

• Five years of experience teaching in a bilingual school, international school, or government/state school


The salary and benefits package will be very competitive depending on the qualifications and experiences of the successful candidate. We provide:

· Base yearly salary with performance bonus

· Degree Subsidy & Position Subsidy

· Health Insurance for teachers and their family members

· Relocation fee

· Visa fees

· On campus lodging or Housing Allowance

· Plane tickets

· Meals: 3 meals free for school days, Foods are organic.

· Education for dependents

· Tuition fee for preschool dependents

· Personal Development Subsidy


• A passionate and highly talented team with a commitment to inspirational teaching.

• A fully supportive and effective governing body who are committed to furthering your professional development.

• A beautiful school with excellent facilities.

• A strongly competitive salary and benefits package.

• A strong community links between both International and Local staff.