Are you an enthusiastic, experienced and skilled ESL teacher with experience teaching young adults in a senior high school setting?Are you seeking a new teaching opportunity?Do you want to live in fascinating Shanghai and travel Asia on holidays?Do you want to join a growing organisation with opportunities for professional development and travel? The roleWe are seeking a qualified ESL / English teacher for an integrated high school program in Shanghai.This is a full-time teaching position across 5 days/week with 20 classes per week. Students are aged between 15-17 and there is Chinese support teacher available for classroom and administrative assistance. The students have a significant proficiency in English, having had to apply to enter the programme.Induction commences 24th August with teaching to start on 1st September. A 1-year contract is offered initially.Overview of duties and activitiesDeliver vocational English training to enable students aged between 15-18 to progress to achieving entry to an Australian University or for use in the workplacePrepare training in vocational English, utilising and amplifying developed curriculum materials (including delivery plans)Adapt training to reflect the needs of specific students and the progress of their class(es)Deliver training in English using participative, interactive methodologiesProvide a quality learning experience that references a compliance framework that meets the Standards for Registered Training Organisations 2015 (Cth)Assess outcomes achieved by students in EnglishContribute to the management of operations at the partner high school / training centreCommunicate and maintain effective relationships with management and teachers (including support teachers if applicable) employed by the partner high school / training centrework collaboratively as part of a team with colleagues, including fellow teachers and office staffThe employerYou will be employed by an Australian subsidiary of Edith Cowan University (ECU) with an office located in Shanghai, providing localised support for teachers in various locations around China. The organisation is expanding, and this is an exciting time to be part of its growth.The organisation supplies a range of programmes within China to high school aged students that are:·   delivered within established partner high schools and training centres around China·   delivered wholly in English, by English speakers·   designed and delivered to students aged 15 – 18 years old·   with class sizes of approximately 25 students·   designed to prepare students for the modern workplace or for successful entry into university study in AustraliaKey Selection Criteria·   Demonstrated experience delivering learning content for English as a second language (ESL)·   Demonstrated ability to design learning content which optimises student engagement and participation·   Demonstrated ability to contextualise learning content to specific cultural and business environments·   High-level communication skills and capacity to work in a team to produce defined outcomes·   Demonstrated ability to work to deadlines and resolve issues in a timely way·   Passion and enthusiasm for working and living in China·   Strong understanding of Chinese culture or willingness to learn through education and experienceDesirable·   Business qualifications including (or willingness to gain):-          Certification IV Training and Assessment (TAE40110 or TAE40116)-          Diploma in Training and Assessment (TAE50111)-          Diploma in Training Design and Development (TAE50211) The package and benefitsMonthly salary of between 23,400-27,900 RMB (taxed at local rate of approximately 13%) depending on qualifications and experience. This equates to approximately AUD$4,800-5,700 per month, before tax)One annual return flightHealth insuranceBonus upon contract completionProfessional development and trainingAccommodation upon arrival is provided, with support to find suitable nearby long-term accommodationAll visa costs are paidOrientation to life and work in ChinaStandard school contact hoursAssigned class(es) for complete school year (up to 2)Curriculum support in China and PerthConcierge assistance where required (visas, cultural support etc.)30 days annual leaveProfessional development opportunitiesAbout youYou will be a teacher seeking an exciting professional and personal opportunity.You will be a teacher who values creating great relationships with students and inspiring them to reach their potential.Professionally, you will be experienced in teaching ESL to teenagers and be willing to learn about the local culture and how these students will most effectively learn.You will have a love of adventure and experiencing new cultures. You will be team and community oriented as well as self-sufficient, adaptable and resilient.Job requirementsBachelor degree in any field, ideally Bachelor of Education (visa requirement)Recognised TESOL qualificationMinimum 2 years’ ESL teaching experience ideally in ChinaIdeally experience teaching the Cert I and II in Spoken and Written EnglishUnder the age of 54 years (visa requirement)Proficient English speakerA good level of fitness and health, physically and mentally, is essentialWorking with Children clearance (as required)AFP National Criminal Check clearance (as required for visa processing)Given COVID-19 and the current border restrictions in China, applicants need to currently reside in China To apply for this position, please Apply through Seek or email your CV and a covering letter directly to:Meredith DrynanTeacher Recruitment ConsultantTEACHER APPOINTMENTSmeredith@teacherappointments.com.au0450 125 657 Australia - WA Perth

ESL English Teacher for a Shanghai high school, CHINA: START AUG 2020

Are you an enthusiastic, experienced and skilled ESL teacher with experience teaching young adults in a senior high school setting?

Are you seeking a new teaching opportunity?

Do you want to live in fascinating Shanghai and travel Asia on holidays?

Do you want to join a growing organisation with opportunities for professional development and travel?

The role

We are seeking a qualified ESL / English teacher for an integrated high school program in Shanghai.

This is a full-time teaching position across 5 days/week with 20 classes per week. Students are aged between 15-17 and there is Chinese support teacher available for classroom and administrative assistance. The students have a significant proficiency in English, having had to apply to enter the programme.

Induction commences 24th August with teaching to start on 1st September. A 1-year contract is offered initially.

Overview of duties and activities

  • Deliver vocational English training to enable students aged between 15-18 to progress to achieving entry to an Australian University or for use in the workplace
  • Prepare training in vocational English, utilising and amplifying developed curriculum materials (including delivery plans)
  • Adapt training to reflect the needs of specific students and the progress of their class(es)
  • Deliver training in English using participative, interactive methodologies
  • Provide a quality learning experience that references a compliance framework that meets the Standards for Registered Training Organisations 2015 (Cth)
  • Assess outcomes achieved by students in English
  • Contribute to the management of operations at the partner high school / training centre
  • Communicate and maintain effective relationships with management and teachers (including support teachers if applicable) employed by the partner high school / training centre
  • work collaboratively as part of a team with colleagues, including fellow teachers and office staff

The employer

You will be employed by an Australian subsidiary of Edith Cowan University (ECU) with an office located in Shanghai, providing localised support for teachers in various locations around China. The organisation is expanding, and this is an exciting time to be part of its growth.

The organisation supplies a range of programmes within China to high school aged students that are:

·   delivered within established partner high schools and training centres around China

·   delivered wholly in English, by English speakers

·   designed and delivered to students aged 15 – 18 years old

·   with class sizes of approximately 25 students

·   designed to prepare students for the modern workplace or for successful entry into university study in Australia

Key Selection Criteria

·   Demonstrated experience delivering learning content for English as a second language (ESL)

·   Demonstrated ability to design learning content which optimises student engagement and participation

·   Demonstrated ability to contextualise learning content to specific cultural and business environments

·   High-level communication skills and capacity to work in a team to produce defined outcomes

·   Demonstrated ability to work to deadlines and resolve issues in a timely way

·   Passion and enthusiasm for working and living in China

·   Strong understanding of Chinese culture or willingness to learn through education and experience

Desirable

·   Business qualifications including (or willingness to gain):

-          Certification IV Training and Assessment (TAE40110 or TAE40116)

-          Diploma in Training and Assessment (TAE50111)

-          Diploma in Training Design and Development (TAE50211)

 

The package and benefits

  • Monthly salary of between 23,400-27,900 RMB (taxed at local rate of approximately 13%) depending on qualifications and experience. This equates to approximately AUD$4,800-5,700 per month, before tax)
  • One annual return flight
  • Health insurance
  • Bonus upon contract completion
  • Professional development and training
  • Accommodation upon arrival is provided, with support to find suitable nearby long-term accommodation
  • All visa costs are paid
  • Orientation to life and work in China
  • Standard school contact hours
  • Assigned class(es) for complete school year (up to 2)
  • Curriculum support in China and Perth
  • Concierge assistance where required (visas, cultural support etc.)
  • 30 days annual leave
  • Professional development opportunities

About you

  • You will be a teacher seeking an exciting professional and personal opportunity.
  • You will be a teacher who values creating great relationships with students and inspiring them to reach their potential.
  • Professionally, you will be experienced in teaching ESL to teenagers and be willing to learn about the local culture and how these students will most effectively learn.
  • You will have a love of adventure and experiencing new cultures. You will be team and community oriented as well as self-sufficient, adaptable and resilient.

Job requirements

  • Bachelor degree in any field, ideally Bachelor of Education (visa requirement)
  • Recognised TESOL qualification
  • Minimum 2 years’ ESL teaching experience ideally in China
  • Ideally experience teaching the Cert I and II in Spoken and Written English
  • Under the age of 54 years (visa requirement)
  • Proficient English speaker
  • A good level of fitness and health, physically and mentally, is essential
  • Working with Children clearance (as required)
  • AFP National Criminal Check clearance (as required for visa processing)
  • Given COVID-19 and the current border restrictions in China, applicants need to currently reside in China

To apply for this position, please Apply through Seek or email your CV and a covering letter directly to:

Meredith Drynan

Teacher Recruitment Consultant

TEACHER APPOINTMENTS

meredith@teacherappointments.com.au

0450 125 657