KS1 Teachers - HD Beijing School - China

KS1 Teachers - HD Beijing School - China

KS1 Teachers - HD Beijing School - China
HD Beijing School
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The Class Teacher roles available present an outstanding opportunity to join a team establishing HD Beijing as one of the City’s leading bilingual schools.Working alongside their Chinese curriculum counterpart, Class Teachers from Pre-School (aged 3) through to Year 5 (aged 10) have the responsibility for delivering the majority of the curriculum to their assigned class. Subject-specialist teachers enhance the overall learning experience for the children by the addition of a few specific lessons. An enthusiastic and committed team of Teaching Assistants support the Class Teachers( there is a possibility for a Year Group Coordinator position for the right candidate).

Key Responsibilities

Teaching and Learning

  • To plan, prepare and deliver instructional activities that facilitate active learning experiences for all children
  • To prepare the classroom environment for meaningful class activities
  • To provide a variety of learning materials and resources
  • To ensure that the classroom is an attractive orderly place where equipment and resources are well managed
  • To have a thorough understanding of the purpose and aims of the HD Beijing School’s educational ethos
  • To always set high expectations, which inspire, motivate and challenge pupils
  • To establish and communicate clearly the learning intentions for all activities
  • To use all relevant technology to support understanding and development
  • To identify and select different instructional resources and methods to meet the children’s varying needs
  • To evaluate learning experiences and outcomes for children’s continual improvement
  • To assign and grade class work, homework, tests and assessments in line with HD Beijing’s policies
  • To develop the best combination of British and Chinese approaches to deliver a personalised bi-lingual curriculum
  • To ensure that an acceptable standard of children’s behaviour is clearly stated and consistently maintained
  • To ensure that all children are treated with respect – fairly and equally
  • To ensure outstanding pastoral care in line with HD Beijing’s policies and expectations

Communication and Co-operation

  • To work co-operatively and supportively with all members of staff
  • To share information, ideas and resources with colleagues
  • To develop supportive and productive relationships with parents
  • To maintain accurate and complete records of children’s development
  • To participate in departmental, school-based and parental meetings
  • To share assessment data and ensure that it is appropriately archived
  • To prepare required reports on children and their activities
  • To participate in the supervisory duties shared by all members of staff
  • To participate in the co-curricular life of the school
  • To play a full part in the corporate life of the School
  • To support the School’s image and profile in the community
Posted: February 2018
This is a Direct to School Job
Beijing , China
February 2018
2 Years
Licensed Teacher
KG, Gr. 1
USD 3000 - 6000

Job Benefits

The successful candidate will receive excellent salary and benefits commensurate with their experience. This will include:

  • Competitive, low tax salary
  • Accommodation allowance
  • Start and end of contract flights for employee and immediate family members
  • Relocation allowance
  • Excess baggage allowance
  • Medical insurance for employee and immediate family members
  • Annual flight allowance for employee and immediate family members
  • 100% Tuition fees contribution for up to two children
  • Annual bonus
  • Contract renewal bonus
  • Visa and legal documents sponsorship for employee and immediate family members

Qualifications & Requirements

Teaching Credential/License
2 Years
  • A good degree from an established university
  • PGCE or QTS

Personal Qualities

  • Ability to inspire children with a love of learning
  • Ability to stretch the most able children, whilst also ensuring the curriculum is accessible to all
  • Willingness to contribute to all aspects of school life
  • Strong personal-relations and teamworking skills
  • Ability to use ICT to enhance learning
  • Good administrative and organisational abilities
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to understand the needs, challenges and opportunities of an international school community
  • Rigorous can-do attitude
  • Positive team player with a sense of humour

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.

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