Griffin International Academy: GreatChina’s first residential k-12 school located in Longquan District, Chengdu will open its doors in Sept 2018. With the investment of 200 million RMB, Griffin plans to take in 800 students (300 for Grade 1~ 6, 100 for Grade 7~8 and 400 for Grade 9~12). Griffin covers approx 54,512 sq. meters (81.85 mu) of land.
Our goal in offering residential K-12 program is to encourage the development of thriving vibrant communities where students practice respect and humility towards one another. The vision of Griffin International Academy is developing generations of independent thoughtful leaders for global impact. Our mission is to integrate Chinese philosophies in global education. We plan to accomplish our vision and mission by hiring mentors as teachers. We are looking for teachers who not only have education experience but also have higher social awareness and consciousness. We encourage applications from creative individuals with local or global experience in making a difference in their communities. Our teachers will be encouraged to start new clubs or workshops that align with global issues they have knowledge on or want to explore. We offer an open learning creative environment for our students and teachers to gain Leadership, Innovation, GRIT, Honesty, Team Spirit, and Social Responsibility: home of our values LIGHTS
Responsible for teaching Arts and shows written evidence of preparation upon request of supervisor(s)
Implements and prepares lesson plans aligned with curriculum maps for grade level/subject area and includes activities for differentiated instruction to meet varied learning styles, abilities, and needs of students in a culturally sensitive environment
Responsible for organizing educational trips and visits.
Assist with department plans and systems that deliver quality education efficiently
Prepares, administers and corrects evaluations and assessments, and records results;
Responsible for classroom management, encouraging, and supporting the use of ICT in lessons
Confers with parents and students regarding progress/problems of assigned students; arranges and participates in teacher-parent or teacher-student conferences as necessary;
Attends and actively participates in staff/faculty meetings and provides input regarding the planning of instruction goals, objectives and methods.
Selects and uses appropriate instructional strategies including, but not limited to, lectures, group discussions, demonstrations, modeling and multimedia teaching aids to present subject matter to students;
Creates a classroom environment that provides for student involvement in the learning process and enables each student to achieve learning objectives
Prepares an updated class list when requested.
Plans at least one extra-curricular activity for students. Promotes cross-cultural understanding among students
Performs other duties as assigned
Teachers with excellent verbal and written English language skills.
Bachelor’s degree of Art and Design/ Fine Art / Arts related subjects
At least two years of teaching experience in related subject
Teacher Certification/ Qualification
Previous experience of teaching with an ESL, or start-up environment will be advantageous
Ability to infuse technology into curriculum
An effective teaching practitioner with evidence of good classroom practice
Strong working knowledge of an international curriculum
A clear focus on standards to raise achievement
Committed to protecting and safeguarding children
Maintains energy, enthusiasm, teamwork, and a sense of humor
Compensation Package: free housing(villa style); visa sponsorship; business insurance etc.
GreatChina International Education
- Company type:
- Recruiter Type: Employer
- Industry type: Education/Training/Universities & 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).
- Current Location: Chengdu China
- Address: Lower Dongda Street, No.126, Xinian Plaza Suite A 25th Floor, Jinjiang District, Chengdu, China