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Guangzhou Guangdong, China​

Job Type
Contract (1 year)

Pay Rate
Competitive Salary

Job Reference Code

Primary Homeroom Teacher

Posted 7 days ago
Guangzhou Guangdong, China

Job Profile:

Primary School teachers will be responsible for all aspects of planning and successful delivery of the Primary Curriculum to their class at ISA International School Guangzhou working collaboratively within the Pedagogical Leadership Team. This will be a challenging, interesting and rewarding role.
-Salary: 25K-45K
-Offer: Free accommodation; Air tickets allowance; Shipping fees; Retirement allowance

Job Details:

Main Accountabilities:

• Acting as Form Teacher of a class consisting of up to 24 pupils.

• Responsible for the teaching and learning of the class, assisted by a teaching assistant. (Music, PE and Languages are taught by specialist teachers.)

• Responsible for organising the work of the teaching assistant and will be a member of the Lower School team, sharing in responsibilities for curriculum development, display, performances, trips and organising some aspects of special events.

• Fostering a caring atmosphere and showing commitment to the well-being and social and academic progress of each pupil.

• Act in accordance with relevant legislation in the PRC and Guangzhou, as well as UK guidelines, particularly with regards to educational provision, health and safety initiatives and safeguarding and ensure that all students and staff maintain these standards

Minimum typical education:

• Bachelor's degree or above in education or a core degree subject supported with a relevant teaching certificate

• Teaching qualification

• Ideally with over 2 years of teaching experience, ideally with experience of the IB

• IB, UK curriculum, overseas and international exposure

• Experience of implementing a range of pedagogical techniques, with a track-record of innovation in teaching and learning

Core Professional / Other Competencies required:

• Recent experience of working with students from a variety of cultures

• Proficient and experienced in teaching, ideally with experience of the IB PYP

• Proven track record of outstanding teaching

• Recent experience of working with students from a variety of cultures

• Commitment to issues of equity and working with culturally diverse families

• Exemplary communication skills, both verbal and written

• Able to work positively and effectively with students and parents, outside agencies and colleagues

• Committed to raising the achievement and standards of pupils

• Experience of delivering a broad, balanced and academically ambitious curriculum

• Have a good knowledge of curriculum initiatives

• A commitment to an ambitious and inclusive education

• Ability to inspire pupils

• Ability to show good cultural understanding and differentiation between students from various backgrounds and ability

Core Soft/Transferable Competencies required:

• Work effectively as a member of a team

• A positive and energetic classroom presence

• Flexible, inclusive and pragmatic style

• High level interpersonal skills

• Articulate and a strong communicator

• Confident in meeting and communicating with others

• Possess good organisational skills, manage time efficiently

• Excellent English

• An ability to remain calm under pressure, a good sense of humour and the necessary enthusiasm to enjoy the challenges of the role are essential

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