Post Date:May 22, 2012 10:37
Employment Type:Full Time
Recruiter Type:Direct employer
Employer Name: Guangzhou Xiangjiang High School
Established in 2008, Guangzhou Xiangjiang High School ( hereinafter referred to as XJHS) is a private boarding school approved by the Guangzhou Education Bureau. Invested by Guangzhou Heungkong Group, XJHS is managed by Yucai Experimental School, which is located at Yuexiu District of Guangzhou. Designed to meet the standards of the best schools at the provincial level, XJHS currently has more than 100 teachers and staff members serving around 1200 middle and high school students. It covers an area of more than 100 acres, with a variety of facilities and advanced equipments. XJHS is located in a residential area, Jade-Green Island, which is 30 km away from Guangzhou Tianhe District. The adjacent Chen Jialin Natural Scenic Spot as well as trees, flowers, and green spaces in well designed Jade-Green Island adds to the charm of the school's picturesque setting. XJHS is easily accessible due to the developed transportation network in the area.
In accordance with its international development strategy, XJHS provides students with Advanced Placement (AP) courses conducted by the University Extension at the University of California, Irvine (UCI) and XJHS since 2011. It also provides American College Credit Courses provided by Coastline Community College in California. Providing the most qualified international cooperation program, XJHS ensures that each student upon graduation will be enrolled into an oversea higher education institution.
Work Location: Guangzhou
Job Description: Position: Full-Time AP instructor
Fall Semester: August 24, 2012 – December 24, 2012;
Spring Semester: February 18, 2012 – June 18, 2012.
Major in Economics and effective AP Economics teaching experience is required. Applicants must present evidence of effective teaching experience; ability to communicate effectively with Chinese High School and Middle School students.
Preference will be given to applicants with expertise in relevant fields, and prior experience or familiarity with Chinese students and culture. Effective teaching speaking and Listening English, or US history or psychology is a plus.
Teach AP microeconomics and macroeconomics to Senior 3 students;
Teach speaking and listening English to middle school students.
Teaching load is up to 20 hours per week plus 4 office hours.
A. Salary: ￥20,000-￥25,000RMB per month, based on qualifications.
B. Airfare: International round-trip ticket once per semester.
C. Housing: A furnished housing during the teaching assignment will be provided.
Letter of application; curriculum vita, including email address; three letters of recommendation (within the last two years); unofficial transcript from institution awarding highest degree (official transcript shall be provided later); summary teaching evaluations.
Position open until filled (or recruitment canceled). Review of applications begins June 2, 2012. Application and/or requests for information should be emailed to us at email@example.com and firstname.lastname@example.org