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Visual Art Teacher

Shenzhen Vanke Meisha Academy
Shenzhen, China
US 4500 - 5500 a month
Housing allowance
Flight allowance
Start date
Start July 2024
3 years
  • High School
  • Licensed Teacher
  • Bachelor
  • 2 years of teaching experience
  • Sculpture/ceramic/product design/industrial design/architectural design
  • Teaching Credential/License
  • Multiple on-campus, domestic and international Professional Development opportunities
  • Competitive compensation
  • Holiday allowance and birthday benefit
  • Relocation allowance
  • Flight allowance
  • A pension plan
  • Global health insurance and social Insurance
  • Housing allowance
  • Free tuition for VMA staff’s child entering VMA
  • Paid public holidays, winter and summer holidays, Christmas holidays
  • Outings and various activities
  • Mandarin classes
  • Two 0.5-day paid personal leave per month and 15-day paid sick leave per academic year
  • Marriage leave, bereavement leave and maternity leave in accordance with Chinese laws

Join us in creating a community of learners!

Job Description:

Position :Visual art teacher – (sculpture, ceramics, or other 3-dimensional arts)
■Teach 3-dimensional art and design classes including foundational drawing and three-dimensional art to high school students.
■Design student-oriented, studio-based curriculum, including unit plans, pacing guide and lesson plan, that aligns with the visual art department's course standards.
■Delivery high quality instruction to students and provide performance-based assessment to promote students learning and growth.
■Manage art studio and supervise students' use of studio equipment.
■Create a positive and active learning culture.
■Participate in school and department meetings, curate exhibitions, and other departmental and/or school-wide events, contribute ideas and provide support to improve the VMA community.

■Bachelor’s Degree in sculpture/ceramic/product design/industrial design/architectural design, or other related majors specializing in three-dimensional mediums is required; proficiency in 3-d digital programs is a plus; Master’s Degree is preferred. Education from top university of English-Speaking Countries is a plus.
■Speak fluent mandarin and English. Able to teach in English.
■International school teaching experience is a big plus.
■Keep high working standards, confidentiality and high self- driven moral in work.
■Enhance office working efficiency with initiatives and creativities.
■Work independently and collaborate positively with a team in high efficiency, open minded, adaptable and creative.
■Pay attention to detail and respond with excellent time management and organizational skills.
■Great interpersonal skills with stakeholder, such as students, parents and school staff.

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

Introduction to Vanke Meisha Academy:

Vanke Meisha Academy (VMA) is a private, international, bilingual boarding high school that contributes to the betterment of society by cultivating respectful, responsible, highly skilled leaders ready to be of service to the world.  Excellent teachers and a proactive counseling program deliver an innovative curriculum, emphasize academic achievement, impart healthy habits, and inspire student engagement and both interpersonal and emotional growth.  Committed to maximizing every community member's potential, we support over 70 student-run organizations and generously fund faculty professional growth.  We are proud to announce that, as a result of our efforts, we were fully accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)!  

Our 653,000-square-foot state-of-the-art campus is in the clean and beautiful beach resort district of Shenzhen, China.  The campus offers clean air and an impeccable natural environment in addition to gym facilities and beach access.  Furthermore, we are less than 30 minutes away from the bustling global metropolis of Hong Kong, and approximately 20 minutes away from the Shenzhen city center.

About the Curriculum:

VMA offers three major curriculum programs: Sino-US Integrated Curriculum (US Track), Sino-UK Integrated Curriculum (UK Track), and VMAA Curriculum (VMAA, namely Vanke Meisha Arts Academy). Students in the three programs can apply to universities all over the world for further study, not just in one country or region.

About Shenzhen:

Shenzhen, known as "China's Silicon Valley," is a large, young, and vibrant city with a burgeoning technology industry that promises continued economic growth. Despite its relative youth, the city is a bustling global metropolis with its stock exchange, highly developed and accessible public transportation, a growing population of accomplished, sophisticated, and motivated ex-pats, and access to all Western amenities including food and nightlife. Furthermore, Shenzhen is located only 30 minutes away from the global financial and cultural metropolis of Hong Kong, one of the most developed cities in the world. Together, the Shenzhen and Hong Kong international airports offer you easy access to all of Asia. VMA is located in Dameisha, the beach resort section of Shenzhen, which promises clean air, low traffic congestion, and a fantastic living experience.


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