Teacher of Business Studies Songjiang District The Opportunity
Hurtwood House Shanghai is seeking to appoint highly skilled and passionate Teacher of Business Studies who is able to teach GCSE and A Level. The successful candidate will be joining one of the most exciting educational projects of our time namely the education of Chinese nationals in a bilingual context. As it continues to grow in 2021 2022, Hurtwood House Shanghai offers tremendous professional opportunities for teachers wishing to bring their cutting-edge practices to the most rapidly developing country in the world.
Known locally as Shanghai HD Bilingual School, Hurtwood House Shanghai is affiliated with Hurtwood House UK, in Surrey. The Schools mission is to nurture global Chinese citizens, who develop an appreciation for the international context, whilst ensuring they hold onto their cultural heritage. Hurtwood House Shanghai believes that education creates character and focus on personal development and progress in equal measure to... academics.
The School benefits from exceptional facilities on our campus including:
A bilingual library
Specialist teaching classrooms such as art studios and science laboratories
A multi-functional theatre
Excellent indoor sports areas for tennis, football and basketball
The successful candidate will:
- Have subject relevant degree from an established university (required)
- Hold PGCE/QTS or equivalent (required)
- Have least 2 years of full time, school based, teaching experience (required)
- Have an excellent working knowledge of curricula for Business Studies (required) with experience delivering GCSE and A Level courses (preferred)
- Have high levels of subject knowledge in Business Studies (required)
- Have experience of working with pupils throughout the secondary age group (required)
- Have experience of working with pupils who have English as an additional language (desirable)
- Have experience of working in the independent sector (desirable)
A competitive salary scale based on experience and qualifications
Comprehensive medical cover for teacher, spouse and dependents
Annual flights for teacher, spouse and dependents
Full remission for tuition fees of staff children in accordance with HD schools policies
How to Apply
For further information about or Group, HD Shanghai and this role, please download the candidate information pack and view our video by pasting the link below to your browser -
To apply, please submit your CV and a covering letter to [email protected] or apply via the TES Portal. Covering letters must be no longer than one side of A4 and should set out your interest in this position, how you meet the requirement and your ambitions for the school.
Preliminary discussions and first round interviews will take place on a rolling basis and early application is therefore advised. Shortlisted candidates will be notified, and interviews arranged accordingly. Hurtwood House China reserves the right to appoint before the closing date.
Please contact Monika Fryzicka on [email protected] should you have any questions or wish to arrange an informal discussion about this role.
Safeguarding and Data Protection
HD Shanghai is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to respect this commitment. The post is subject to an appropriate criminal background check and satisfactory reference checks. By applying to this post, I agree to my data being held and processed by Hurtwood House China and its affiliates. If I am appointed to the post I also agree to additional information, including sensitive data such as bank details and medical information, being held by Hurtwood House China and its affiliates Songjiang District Shanghai China
Teacher of Business Studies Songjiang District HD Shanghai School Songjiang District