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Middle School ELA Teacher

North America International School
Shanghai, China
Accommodation allowance: 4500 RMB
Airfare allowance: 10000 RMB
Start September 2020
1 year
  • Middle School
  • Licensed Teacher
  • Bachelor
  • 2 years of teaching experience
  • Teaching Credential/License
  • Drive to improve the minds and lives of students in and out of the classroom
  • Proven track-record of high achievement in the classroom
  • Mastery of and enthusiasm for academic subjects
  • Evidence of self-motivation and willingness to be a team player
  • Bachelor’s degree is required; Master’s degree is preferred
  • Transportation allowance
  • Medical insurance 
  • Airfare allowance: 10000 RMB
  • Airport pickup
  • One week accommodation upon arrival
  • School will assist teachers in finding housing near campus
  • Accommodation allowance: 4500 RMB

Job Summary

Teachers hold primary responsibilities for the implementation and development of curriculum and the success of its students. We seek teachers who are committed to continuously improving curriculum and instruction through collaboration as part of a grade-level team.


Specific Responsibilities

  • Implement curricula and activities to meet academic standards
  • Design and implement assessments that measure progress towards academic standards
  • Use assessment data to refine curriculum and inform instructional practices
  • Participate in collaborative curriculum development, grade-level activities, and school-wide functions
  • Provide consistent rewards and/or consequences for student behavior
  • Be accountable for students'  academic performance
  • Communicate effectively with students, families, and colleagues
This is a Direct to School Job
This is a Direct to School Job

North America International School is a bilingual international school located in Shanghai.  We oepened our doors in August 2018 and we are looking for dedicated, experienced teachers who can help us build an authentic student centered curriculum that meets the needs of 21st Century learners.  Our students are native English language learners who have intermediate and advanced skills and aspire to go on to college outside of China.  Classrooms at North America International School have a warm atmosphere that provides a space of confidence and comfort for students to develop the academic and social skills they will need in the future.

This is a Direct to School Job
This is a Direct to School Job

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)
This is a Direct to School Job
This is a Direct to School Job