Primary homeroom Teacher

Far East, China

Ambright - Jinan Thomas

Ambright - Jinan Thomas

Position Overview:: The Primary Homeroom Teacher helps design, implement and administer student programs and services appropriate to the needs of students and consistent with the values and teaching styles of Jinan Thomas School. He/she contributes to creating and maintaining a learning culture, enabling students to become enthusiastic, independent learners. He/she sets and demands high standards of learning, teaching, and student attainment.

Primary Homeroom Teacher is expected to teach the full curriculum which include numeracy, literacy, science and humanities topics. Some subjects such as PE, Music and Art in the older primary years, will be taught by specialist teachers . 

Responsibilities: 

  • Oversee all aspects of primary classes' academic and pastoral provision;
  • Set and mark homework according to the school’s policies;
  • Contribute to the provision of extracurricular activities, of formal cultural exposure, including stimulating educational trips and enrichment events, and all sport-related curricular and extracurricular programmes;
  • Implement procedures for recording student progress, to include progress-tracking systems, and for reporting progress to parents;
  • Implement a system of positive discipline;
  • Implement mechanisms for psychological assistance to students, as appropriate.

Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s degree or above in a relevant major;
  • Relevant subject majors or teaching credentials preferred
  • Minimum 2 years’ verifiable subject teaching experience;
  • Working experience in K-12 school( preferred)
  • Good team player and solid communication skills;
  • Passport holder from: United States, United Kingdom, Canada, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand or South Africa ( Due to China's visa regulation )
  • Cross cultural awareness
  • Specialized in Arts, drama. music or sports(preferred)
  • Experiences teaching in an ESL environment

Benefits include:

  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience and overall qualifications(Pre-tax 17,000RMB-30,000RMB)
  • Free, fully furnished on-campus dormitory( or housing allowance )
  • $1,200 international airfare allowance
  • Work Permit sponsorship
  • Medical check and visa fees coverage
  • Comprehensive medical insurance
  • Paid national holidays
  • Free school placement for dependent children
  • Opportunities for professional development
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