Position Title: Economics Teacher
Job type: Full-time
Work hours: 40 hours per week (no more than 20 teaching hours, no more than 20 office hours)
Location: Chengdu No.7 Wanda High School, Jin’niu District, Chengdu, China
Start date: September 1, 2017
Contract length: September 1, 2017 – July 1, 2018 (or longer based on experience)
Established in 1996, GreatChina International Education (GIE, aka GreatChina) is an AIRC certified, ICEF recognized international education institution registered in the U.S. and duly licensed by the Ministry of Education and the Ministry of Public Security in China. We provide comprehensive services in study abroad and test preparation, international education, cultural and educational exchange, career planning, and investment immigration to Chinese students and families.
Wanda No.7 High School is part of Chengdu No.7 High School, one of the first key high schools designated by the Ministry of Education of China and considered as one of the best high schools in Sichuan Province well-known across the country for its high quality education and good academic performance. The campus covers 50,000 square meters, with 32 senior and junior classes comprised of over 1,800 students. The school faculty numbers 200 professionals, including 10 Superior Class Teachers, 10 Academic Leaders awarded by the Chengdu Government, and 60 Senior Teachers. Among the faculty members, 40 have been awarded titles such as Excellent Teacher and Model Worker conferred by the State, Sichuan Province, and Chengdu City.
Chengdu, the capital of Sichuan Province located in the west plain of the Sichuan Basin, is a famous historical and cultural city with a history of over 3,000 years. It serves as the provincial center for politics, economics, culture, and transportation. Its jurisdiction is over nine districts, four county-level cities and six counties. Known as the land of abundance, Chengdu boasts plenty of local products, a pleasant climate, a large number of natural and historical sites, and traditional handicrafts well known both at home and abroad.
> Teach assigned classes and manage classrooms. Teaching subjects may include Economics, Oral English and American Culture. The teaching levels may include basic, intermediate and advanced AP courses.
> Prepare clear and detailed lesson plans and content before class, grade homework and assess student work and exams.
> Supervise students during self-study hall.
> Attend weekly group meetings and staff meetings.
> Conduct peer observations to exchange and promote effective teaching techniques.
> Design examination papers for students in addition to answer keys.
> Deliver presentations or lectures sharing insights on American culture, US college application preparation, and other topics when necessary.
> Support student recruitment initiatives by participating in informational sessions and events such as conducting student interviews and consulting with students about study abroad options.
> Other related responsibilities as requested.
> Native English speaker
> Must possess a Bachelor’s degree or above in Math, Economics or related majors
> Preference for TEFL, TESOL or other teaching certifications
> Preference for at least 2 year of teaching experience, preferably in Math or Economics
> Strong passion for and commitment to education
> Excellent communication and organizational skills
Compensation package (for a 10-month contract; compensation for different contract lengths will be adjusted accordingly):
After-taxes monthly salary (11,000-14,000RMB, based on background and experience from entry-level to AP level), monthly housing allowance, flight allowance, contract completion bonus, work visa sponsorship and reimbursement, paid winter/summer break, paid Chinese national holidays and sick leave, Chinese language lessons, bilingual assistant, and complimentary airport pick-up service.
Great China International Education
- Company type: Private
- Recruiter Type: Education/Training/Universities and Colleges
- Industry type: Education/Training/Universities and Colleges
An education company aiming to help both students and employees access success.
Starting in 1996, GreatChina International Education (GIE) has been working with Chinese students and young professionals to prepare for and explore future careers, pursue higher education goals, and develop skills to be successful in classes and the workplace. GIE offers a broad range of integrated services, including test prep, study abroad counseling & planning, international education (such as bridge and joint programs with high schools and colleges), cultural and educational exchange, career counseling, international talent acquisition, and educational technology. GIE is registered at the federal and state levels of the United States and recognized by the Chinese Consulate General in Los Angeles and Houston, certified by the National Association of Foreign Student Affairs (NAFSA), the National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC), and International Consultants for Education and Fairs (ICEF). GIE has also been approved by Chinese authorities including the Ministry of Education, the Ministry of Public Security, the Administration for Industry and Commerce, the Bureau of Civil Affairs and the Administration of Foreign Experts Affairs. In addition to partnering with over 20 domestic educational authorities, international academic agencies, immigration agencies, and higher institutions, GIE has networked with schools and higher institutions all across the United States and prominent study destinations such as Britain, Australia, Canada, New Zealand, and Singapore. GIE is currently headquartered in Chengdu with presences in Beijing, Shanghai, Chongqing, Guangzhou, Kunming, Hainan and Nanjing with expansion into New York City, Phoenix, Dallas, and Los Angeles. Through GIE's 3R corporate culture, we are committed to responsible and sustainable business practices (Responsibility); we respect ideas and encourage collaboration (Respect); and we focus relentlessly on creating winning outcomes for clients and employees (Reliability).
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- Current Location: Chengdu China
- Address: Lower Dongda Street, No.126, Xinian Plaza Suite A 25th Floor, Jinjiang District, Chengdu, China
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