ICT A Level/IGCSE Teacher

  • JKFZ Cambridge International School
  • Qingshanhu, Nanchang, Jiangxi, China
  • Feb 09, 2018
Teacher Information Technology

Job Description

Person Specification (Foreign Expert Teacher)

 

Successful applicants will need to demonstrate:

  • Be above all motivated to help develop a learning community for both students and their teachers in a supportive team based environment.
  • To work with, support and develop Chinese teaching staff based on western methods of teaching the Cambridge Curriculum.
  • A minimum of a good honours degree and related teaching qualification(s).
  • English must be their first language (verbally) along with excellent written communication skills.
  • Have successful teaching experience within a secondary school or post 16 setting. This ideally would include experience of IGCSE and A level teaching or its equivalence (AP/IB).
  • Understand the process of learning and be able to provide a stimulating and appropriate learning experience to their students.
  • Have resilience, motivation and the capacity for hard work.
  • Be flexible in their attitude to working in a new culture and thus to appreciate different ways of doing things.
  • Have experience of teaching and sound subject knowledge of the curriculum area that they are appointed to.
  • Be a creative thinker, able to adapt to a different cultural environment with sensitivity, energy and enthusiasm.
  • Take on the role of pastoral tutor as required alongside the students Chinese tutor.
  • Be willing to organise and / or participate in Extra Curricular Activities (ECA) during the day that might occasionally include evenings and weekends.
  • Deliver up to 22 periods of teaching (45 minutes per lesson) out of 48 periods of each week.
  • Contribute to the evening homework (prep) supervision and Saturday morning test rota’s.
  • Be committed to the school House system that fosters the development of each student and provides opportunities for the development of team working and leadership skills.

Successful candidates will receive:

  • an initial two-year contract.
  • JKFZ CIS operates its own salary scale and our benefits package includes:
  • Free accommodation or rent allowance (utilities are the tenants responsibility)
  • medical insurance
  • initial relocation / excess baggage allowance
  • an annual travel allowance
  • help with visa and health check costs upon arrival in China
  • Airport pick up by our bi-lingual staff and transfer into your apartment on arrival in Nanchang

Start Date

Aug 01, 2018

Benefits Package

Very competitive including flights, accommodation and insurance