PE Teacher in Middle & High School, Shanghai Concord Bilingual School , starting from August 2024

April 15, 2024

Job Description

The Role

The EAL teacher will join a team of teachers reporting to the Head of English. He/she will be responsible for contributing to the development of the subject at all levels throughout the school. He/she needs to possess good organisational skills and also be an enthusiastic, energetic and caring teacher, committed to flexible and varied styles of teaching and in sympathy with the aims and objectives of this bilingual school.

Qualifications:

• a high quality degree

• a formal teaching qualification (eg: PGCE, Celta)

Requirements:

• Minimum two years’ teaching experience and the capability of teaching EAL to all age groups 11-18;

• Ability to communicate in English with pupils, colleagues and parents, with support for interpretation into Chinese where necessary, and to build strong relationships with all members of the school community;

• Ability to work collaboratively;

• Familiarity with various teaching resources including, where appropriate, digital tools to support and enhance teaching and learning;

• Sensitivity to the cultural differences found in China and the willingness to develop and maintain a cross-cultural approach to work;

• A willingness and commitment to contribute fully to the life of the pupils and school beyond the academic day, including active participation in the academic enrichment and co-curricular programmes;

• Experience of teaching IELTS or IGCSE will be beneficial.

Hours of Work :

Teachers are expected to work the hours necessary to fulfil their role to the highest possible professional standards, and be available for all scheduled lessons, duties, meetings and other associated activities. Academic staff are also expected to actively support school events as far as possible, and contribute to the broader life of the school.

For more detail information of the Job Description and Person Specification of the role, please kindly find the attached JD – Teacher of EAL.

The 2023-2024 academic year school calendar is attached for your reference.