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High School Physics Teacher (LZCGS) - Bright Scholar Education Group - China

School: Lanzhou Country Garden School

Location: Lanzhou, Gansu

Reports to: Vice Principal

Responsible for: Providing an introduction to the physical world through hands-on and theoretical investigations. Students will investigate ideas surrounding motion, force, momentum, energy, and circuits. Topics include waves, light, circular motion, Newtonian laws, and electricity. Concepts are developed through lecture and discussion, demonstrations, laboratory work, and unit projects.

Performance Responsibilities:

  • Provide day-to-day instructional excellence to each student through prepared classroom lessons
  • Ensure the classroom is well-organized for purposeful activity throughout the day
  • Implement and model high standards of work practice and review, critically reflecting, and evaluating own practice
  • Show great individual care and support for the students, promoting learning styles that cater to individual differences to provide engagement in rigorous, relevant, and significant learning
  • Establish clear instructional objectives, utilizing core teaching resources and supplementary materials
  • Assess and analyse student progress to inform instruction and provide constructive feedback to promote students’ progress towards standards
  • Respect, appreciate and understand differences in learning and school culture
  • Work cooperatively with fellow-staff members and administrators as it pertains to specific grade levels and programs
  • Be accountable and a positive advocate for all management decisions
  • Attend staff meetings, teacher workdays and recommended professional development activities
  • Perform additional duties as assigned by the Principal or Head of Department

The performance responsibilities are designed to outline primary duties, qualifications and job scope, but not limit the employee to only the work identified. It is the expectation of the school that each employee will offer his/her services wherever and whenever necessary to ensure the success of the organization.

About Lanzhou Country Garden School:

Lanzhou Country Garden School (LZCGS; Chinese: 兰州碧桂园学校), is a private co-ed boarding school in Chengguan District, Lanzhou, Gansu Province in the People's Republic of China. LZCGS has a campus area of 237 acres and a gymnasium equipped with two indoor swimming pools and a variety of sports facilities. The school has around 500 students enrolled, with nearly 100 full-time teaching staff plus non-teaching of approximately the same number. LZCGS was founded in 2016 as one of the international schools managed by the Bright Scholar Education Group. LZCGS now offers Cambridge IGCSE and A Level, as well as Chinese National Curriculum to its students. The school is also applying to implement IB programmes.

Posted: March 2018
This is a Direct to School Job
Lanzhou, Gansu , China
August 2018
10-12 Months
Licensed Teacher
Gr. 9, Gr. 10, Gr. 11
USD 2680 - 3150

Job Benefits

  • Salary – 17,000-20,000RMB/month (pre-tax)
  • Working Hours – Monday-Friday (7:30-12:00 / 14:00-16:30)
  • Teaching Hours – Up to 18 hours/week
  • Grades – Gr. 9-11
  • Accommodation – Off-campus furnished apartment provided
  • Food – 3 paid meals each day
  • Flight Reimbursement – Up to 5,400RMB
  • Visa – Work Permit, Residence Permit and medical check-up fees assistance and reimbursement
  • Insurance – Health and accident insurance provided
  • Leave – Paid national holidays + winter and/-or summer holidays

Qualifications & Requirements

Bachelor
Science (Physics)
  • 22-55 years of age
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher (Education preferred)
  • TEFL/TESOL 100+ hours certification minimum (CELTA/DELTA/PGCE/QTS preferred)
  • A good grasp of the methodology of teaching Physics curriculum is required with IGCSE, A-level, AP and/-or IB Physics teaching experience preferred
  • Have an understanding and ability to teach pupils of all abilities
  • Must be able to obtain a cleared background check