Primary School Teacher

KL International School - More Info

The KL International School of Chongqing is seeking Primary School teachers to join our growing community!

KLIS is seeking caring and energetic primary school teachers who love to inspire a love of learning in young students. Our teachers deeply care about students and lead classrooms that focus on individualized learning.

KL International School of Chongqing

The KL International School was founded in 2015 as the second licensed PreK – Year 13 international school for expatriates in Chongqing, China. KLIS is the only private, co-educational, not-for-profit international school in Chongqing. Our mission is to prepare creative, collaborative and curious students who will thrive as educated global citizens, self-sustaining learners and ethical leaders. KLIS believes in being a “Responsive School for a Changing World”.

KLIS Educators

KLIS educators are bright, adaptive, and responsive to their students. They are culturally aware, understanding that a diverse group of students, each with unique backgrounds, sits in front of them each day. They are patient and caring, taking time to explain concepts to differing learning levels and cherish the opportunity to serve as role models. They are explorers of Chongqing and the world – both interested in and dedicated to learning inside and outside of the classroom. Most of all, KLIS educators love students.

As a Primary School teacher, you will serve as the lead teacher with a dedicated teaching aide in the classroom. Your classroom will never exceed 17 students and you will be part of a tight knit Primary School team serving a diverse community.

Primary Job Responsibilities

  • Develop lesson plans and instructional materials student
  • Provide individualized and small group instruction to adapt the curriculum to the needs of each student
  • Evaluate students’ academic and social growth, record appropriate records, and prepare progress reports
  • Create a fun and engaging classroom environment
  • Plan and supervise class projects, field trips, visits by guests, or other experiential activities, and guide students in learning from those activities
  • Maintain positive communication with parents
  • Take part in schoolwide events
  • Collaborate with school administrators and peer teachers to establish a collegiate school community
  • Participate in curriculum and professional development sessions
  • Take part in schoolwide events

Working Hours: 7:45am-4:30pm

Teaching Hours: Up to 25 class hours per week

Posted: September 2018
This is a Direct to School Job
Chongqing , China
August 2019
10 Months - contract paid over 11 months
Licensed Teacher
Early Childhood, Elementary

Job Benefits

  • 18000-24000 RMB monthlyy (Pre-Tax)
  • Accommodation: Housing provided
  • Flight reimbursement: Up to 12000 RMB for round-trip
  • Health and accident insurance
  • Visa: Resident permit, Work permit, and related visa processing fees assistance and reimbursement
  • Leave: Paid local, national and school holidays + 5 personal days per year
  • Bonus: 7000 RMB resigning bonus paid in following year
  • Tuition coverage for dependents 

Qualifications and Requirements

Teaching Credential/License
  • Must meet China visa requirements
  • Early education experience
  • Must pass background check
  • Teaching certification or license a plus
  • Must be a citizen of Canada, USA, or Australia. Bilingual Chinese candidates will also be considered. 

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)