Primary School PYP English Teacher
School: Phoenix City International School
Location: Guangzhou, Guangdong
Department: International Primary Section
Reports to: Head of Department and Grade Leader
Suitable for: Highly responsible people who are passionate, self-motivated and reflective professionals with excellent communication skills and relevant experience.
Key Job Specifications:
Salary – 16,500-18,500RMB/month (pre-tax)
Working Hours – Monday-Friday (8:00-12:00 / 14:30-17:30)
Teaching Hours – Up to 20 hours/week
Curriculum – IB – Primary Years Programme
Accommodation – Furnished apartment provided / 300RMB allowance if unavailable
Food – 3 paid meals each day
Flight Reimbursement – Up to 10,800RMB (split into 2 payments)
Visa – Working Permit and medical check-up fees assistance and reimbursement
Insurance – Social insurance
Leave – Paid national holidays + winter and/-or summer holidays
Qualifications and Requirements:
22-55 years of age
Bachelor’s degree or higher (Education preferred)
120 hours TEFL/TESOL certification minimum (CELTA/DELTA/PGCE/QTS preferred)
Two years’ teaching experience working with primary and early childhood students, with PYP curriculum familiarity preferred
Have an understanding and ability to teach pupils of all abilities
Must be able to obtain a cleared background check
English teaching positions require citizens of UK, USA, Australia, Canada, Ireland, New Zealand or South Africa for visa purposes
Provide day-to-day instructional excellence to each student following PYP curriculum.
Ensure the classroom is well-organized for purposeful activity throughout the day.
Implement and model high standards of work practice and review, critically reflecting, and evaluating own practice.
Show great individual care and support for the students, promoting learning styles that cater to individual differences to provide engagement in rigorous, relevant, and significant learning.
Establish clear instructional objectives, utilizing core teaching resources and supplementary materials.
Assess and analyse student progress to inform instruction and provide constructive feedback to promote students’ progress towards standards.
Respect, appreciate and understand differences in learning and school culture.
Participate in a culture of professional learning.
Work cooperatively with fellow-staff members and administrators as it pertains to specific grade levels and programs.
Be accountable and a positive advocate for all management decisions.
Attend staff meetings, teacher workdays and recommended professional development activities
Perform additional duties as assigned by the Principal or Head of Department.
The performance responsibilities are designed to outline primary duties, qualifications and job scope, but not limit the employee to only the work identified. It is the expectation of the school that each employee will offer his/her services wherever and whenever necessary to ensure the success of the organization.
About Phoenix City International School:
Phoenix City International School (PCIS) was founded in 2003. The main campus is located within a purpose built housing complex which resembles a town. The large housing complex has some of the largest villas in South China and therefore the school is within a wealthy district of Guangzhou. The school is surrounded by large houses, quiet streets and the entrances to Phoenix City are manned by a security force making the community a safe place to live and work. The school and area have developed at a fast pace and has evolved to the school and community that it is today.
The main campus is currently home to the International Primary School, the Bilingual Primary School, the Bilingual High School and the newly formed International High School. The main language of instruction is Chinese but all schools offer a comprehensive English Language Curriculum. The main campus also has a large sports field, a swimming pool, landscaped gardens, outside learning areas, a canteen, electric bike parks and accommodation for staff and some pupils. The school is located near bus stops which can take you to the Traffic Center, Xingtang and Guangzhou. Aside from the main campus, there are several kindergartens within the surrounding areas that are connected to the school and group.
Over the past few years, the school has embarked on a big change. The school is now an accredited International Baccalaureate School. The IB Program aims to provide children with a holistic approach to education. It aims to develop children into successful, life- long learners who are ready to become a member of the future global society. The educational program aims to develop children into inquiring, knowledgeable and caring young people who are equipped with the necessary skills to be successful in their education and future life.
Please visit http://www.pcis.com.cn/ for further information about the school.
About Bright Scholar Education Group:
Bright Scholar Education Group is one of the largest education groups in China. Based out of Foshan, China it operates in 8 Chinese provinces and the 2 municipalities of Beijing and Shanghai. It covers a diverse portfolio of business areas including K-12 international and bilingual education, training education and education technology. Currently, Bright Scholar employs over 6,000 domestic and international staff and caters to more than 30,000 students. Bright Scholar international schools offer numerous international curricula including IB (PYP, MYP and DP), Cambridge IGCSE and A-levels, AP Program, and IFY.
Terms of Employment:
To be offered employment, candidates must commit to 10-12 months of excellent service to our students. Compensation and benefit package to be established by school representative in accordance with local Chinese law and school policy.
- Company type: Other
- Recruiter Type: Education/Training/Universities and Colleges
- Industry type: Education/Training/Universities and Colleges
Bright Scholar Education Group is a NYSE-listed education company based in Foshan, Guangdong, China. Bright Scholar currently operates 6 international schools, 16 bilingual schools, 38 kindergartens and 16 Elan Schools. These schools are located across 10 Chinese provinces (Guangdong, Hunan, Hubei, Guizhou, Jiangsu, Shandong, Anhui, Hebei, Gansu and Hainan) and the 2 municipalities of Beijing and Shanghai.
Bright Scholar has spent the past 20 years creating a unique premium brand within the Chinese education industry. It has the privilege of operating one of the oldest international schools in China. Bright Scholar has been leading the Chinese international education industry from all sectors and has set various examples and industrial benchmarks through its history.
Bright Scholar has accumulated a cohort of highly trained and experienced domestic and international talents whose aim is to educate the future leaders of the world as well as the future backbone of Chinese society.
Bright Scholar, Bright Future.
1994 - The first school was established in Shunde, Guangdong
1998 - 100% university enrollment rate for the first batch of graduates
2001 - The first official authorization for DP and MYP curriculum teaching qualification by the International Baccalaureate (IB)
2001 - The first Guangzhou branch school was built
2007 - First official authorization of A-Level and IGCSE teaching qualification by Cambridge International Examination Committee (CIE)
2011 - The first official authorization for PYP curriculum teaching qualification by IB
2014 - Country Garden Education Group was founded
2014 - Guangdong Country Garden Polytechnic was established as the first charitable college in China. The 2017 graduate employment rate was 99.66%
2016 - Through a strategic cooperation relationship with CIE, Country Garden Education Group became registered as a Cambridge associate
2017 - Bright Scholar was officially renamed and listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: BEDU), which witnessed the largest IPO for a Chinese education group listed in the United States
2017 - Bright Scholar signed with Fettes College to build a premium-quality British boarding school in China
2017 - Bright Scholar established scholarship programs with Columbia University and the University of California, Berkeley
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- Current Location: Foshan China
- Address: Country Garden Headquarters, Beijiao Town, Shunde District, Foshan, Guangdong, PRC
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