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Primary Years Program Teacher

We are currently looking for caring and energetic PYP native English-speaking teachers 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.


  • Uses various modes of learning to accommodate different learning styles: real-life experiences, current events, technology, arts and more
  • Uses many types of instructional strategies including teaching through inquiry, differentiating instruction and using data to guide planning
  • Participates in coaching cycle, stays abreast of latest techniques and demonstrates an eagerness to learn new skills and share experiences with others
  • Works closely with other teachers to align curriculum with the IB PYP, and achieving the goals of the school
  • Sets high and measurable goals for student achievement and evaluates student progress using summative and formative assessments
  • Willing to undergo mandatory training in the International Baccalaureate Model (teaching positions may require extensive out of state, district supported training)
  • Fully participate in the planning and implementation of this model through a building wide collaborative effort
Posted: November 2018
This is a Direct to School Job
Taicang (Suburb of Shanghai), China
January 2019
1 year
Licensed Teacher, University Graduate
Early Childhood
USD 3000 - 4000

Job Benefits

  • Supportive Foreign HR staff and Academic team
  • Attentive visa and transition support
  • A school committed to IB and other related training for teachers provided
  • Above industry average monthly salary
  • Housing allowance with relocation support
  • Medial insurance provided
  • 5,000 RMB per semester flight allowance (10k per year)
  • Paid winter vacation and summers off
  • Year-end performance bonus of 10,000 RMB

Qualifications and Requirements

  • Familiarity or experience with the International Baccalaureate program
  • Familiarity with inquiry-based teaching and Responsive Classroom
  • Teaching certification or license a plus
  • Understanding and proficiency in relevant technology
  • Knowledge of current educational and instructional methodologies