Art Teacher

Walton Foreign Language School - More Info

We are currently looking for caring and energetic Primary/Middle school Art/ESL native English-speaking teacher to join our faculty. If you have a passion for working with children, are dedicated to providing the best education and care to your students, work collaboratively, and want to learn and grow, we want you to be a part of our team.


  • Teach Art and English Language skills in grades 1-8 using the performance standards of the International Baccalaureate Program
  • Create and implement a year-long plan and individual unit plans for Art instruction
  • Teach Art appreciation and fundamentals 
  • Skilled in planning instruction incorporating elements of Art appropriate to the developmental levels of students
  • Actively involves students in meaningful activities designed to teach elements of Art
  • Provides experience-based instruction involving different mediums 
  • May be needed to teach ESL classes 
  • Evaluate academic and social growth of students (pre-post assessments), analyze data, prepare reports, keep appropriate records as necessary
  • Create and maintain documents and files for individual students 
  • Evaluate each student’s progress on an individual basis 
  • Communicate with homeroom teachers, parents and school admin on student progress.
  • Participate in staff meetings and support student activities 
  • Teach through a student centered, inquiry-based creative approach
  • Develop a multicultural learning community that emphasizes respect for diversity
Posted: March 2019
This is a Direct to School Job
Taicang (Suburb of Shanghai), China
August 2019
1 Year
Licensed Teacher, University Graduate
Early Childhood, Elementary, Middle School, High School
USD 3500 - 4500

Job Benefits

  • Supportive HR staff and Academic team
  • Attentive visa and transition support
  • A school committed to teacher growth and development
  • Above industry average monthly salary
  • Housing allowance with relocation support
  • Medial insurance
  • Flight Allowance
  • Paid holidays
  • Year-end performance bonus

Qualifications and Requirements

  • Passion for teaching students Art and experience teaching English as a second language
  • Familiarity or experience with the International Baccalaureate program
  • Familiarity with inquiry-based teaching and Responsive Classroom
  • Teaching certification or license a plus
  • At least 2 years previous Art teaching experience 
  • Understanding and proficiency in relevant technology
  • Knowledge of current ESL and Art educational and instructional methodologies 

About China

One of the world's most powerful nations, China's cultural contributions have influenced history and human development for thousands of years. Teach Away offers ESL teaching jobs in reputable language schools as well as licensed teaching jobs across China.

Beijing, China
Standard Mandarin
Renminbi (yuan) (¥)
Buddhism, Taoism
Varied: wet/dry seasons
Land area - 3.7 million sq. miles (9.6 million sq. km)