Nursery Teacher (age 3 to 4), with possibility of Head of Early Years
Britannica International School
Required for April 1st 2017 Nursery Teacher (age 3 to 4 years) Orbital Education is pleased to announce that due to its continued success and growth, Britannica International School in Shanghai is seeking a further qualified and experienced Early Years Teacher to join the school in April 2017. The school is accommodated in exceptionally well-resourced and purpose-built premises that are situated in the high quality residential district of Gubei, within ten minutes of The Former French Concession. It has a capacity for 750 pupils from 2 – 18 years of age, making it quite unique in the city with regard to its smaller school and family feel environment. It is the only truly British owned and managed, British style, international school in Shanghai. It offers learning and teaching experiences based on the Early Years Foundation Stage and English National Curriculum enhanced to meet the needs of its international student body. Secondary students are prepared for Cambridge University and Pearson Edexcel IGCSE and A Level examinations. Britannica has already built its reputation on high quality and high standards and as such it has similar high expectations of its staff. The school therefore welcomes fully qualified, flexible, creative, child-centred teachers who will further enhance the quality of teaching and learning and also be prepared to contribute to the extra-curricular life of this busy school. The position of Early Years Co-ordinator is available for a suitable candidate. Essential Criteria for Applicants: - have a Bachelors degree from a reputable university. - have a minimum of 2 years teaching experience in a school in the UK or British style school overseas. This may either be in a maintained or independent school. - are in possession of an up to date Police Clearance / DBS certificate from the country of your most recent teaching post (This will be required to be presented at any future interview) Britannica International School, Shanghai is committed to safeguarding children and young people. All post-holders are subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS (in the UK) or Criminal Records (Police Check) disclosure from their most recent country of residence. Britannica Teachers: - are passionate about education, - inspire their pupils through their engaging and demanding teaching, - participate in all aspects of school life - create a warm and safe community to which parents and pupils are proud to belong - are flexible and have a sense of humour - enjoy being part of a British owned and managed group of schools with all the consequent benefits this brings. If this describes you then we would welcome an application from you. Your application should be submitted by email and should include a CV with photograph, a letter of application and the names and email contacts of two referees, one of whom must be your current or most recent employer. Please submit your application to the Principal, Mr. David Goodwin at firstname.lastname@example.org Closing date December 16th 2016 Interviews will take place by skype. Prior to starting your post you will have to present a current DBS certificate or Police Check from your current country of employment along with original and notarised copies of your qualifications. Britannica International School, Shanghai, is a member of the Orbital Education Group of schools. Orbital Education also has schools currently in Russia, Spain, Hungary, Slovenia, Ecuador, Qatar and China. (www.orbitaled.com)
up to 44,000UKP gross pa plus benefits, based on qualifications and experience
Welcome to Britannica International School. Our school provides a British-style education for international families with children age 2-18. Britannica International School is proud to be a British Owned, British Managed school and is staffed with British Teachers. Within fifteen minutes of the Former French Concession and centrally located in Shanghai, our school has already gained a reputation as an international school of first choice for discerning Shanghai families. With the English National Curriculum at its core, Britannica International School provides a British style education for international families living in Shanghai with school age children. Our school was established in 2013 and is part of the Orbital Education group of schools. Emphasising a personalised approach to education Britannica International School recognises the need to adapt and be creative with its curriculum, teaching and pupil learning to meet the needs of individual students. The school encourages a sense of formality, while not neglecting the fact that children need time to be creative, explore their own interests, play with their friends, take a lead in developing a sense of responsibility, make and learn from mistakes , have a growing empathy for the needs of others and understand their role as a team player as well as a team leader. Britannica is committed to creating leaders out of today’s learners and an understanding in pupils of their role as effective global citizens.