China : Drama Teacher
£24000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
This vacancy has now expired.
* Teach 16 hours per week
* Live residentially and supervise a dormitory
* Coach or advise three seasons of afternoon activity
* Serve as a Tutor to a group of 8-10 students
Academics: An FTE teacher will teach a work load to be determined by the needs of the School but
typically 16 hours of instruction per week. The teacher shall be responsible for the full delivery of the
curriculum in their subject area and, under the supervision of Subject Department Head and the Director of Curriculum, complete all administrative and teaching duties to ensure student advancement within the School's sequence of study. Teachers will also be expected to pursue professional development opportunities, with the support of the School, to improve and perfect their craft.
Afternoon Activity: An FTE teacher will supervise and/or lead an afternoon activity during the activity
time. Working under the supervision of the Sport Coordinator and/or Activities and Club Supervisors, A teacher who lives on campus and is a full-time dorm parent will typically be asked to participate in 2 out of 8 afternoon activity periods. A Teacher who lives off campus or lives on campus but is not a full-time dorm parent will typically be asked to participate in 6 out of 8 afternoon activity periods.
Residential Program: A FTE teacher who lives on campus and is a full-time dorm parent will reside in
School housing and will supervise evening hours in the dorms (houses) according to duty arrangements as set by the Housemaster/mistress and ensure the health and safety of the students in their charge. The teacher is responsible for following School residential policy and maintaining good communication will all other faculty members who conduct duty in the same house. A FTE teacher who lives off campus or lives on
campus but is not a full-time dorm parent will help supervision of the residential program through the dinner period according to duty arrangements as set by the Housemaster/mistress.
Pastoral: An FTE teacher will be expected to advise a group of students during the school year. The tutor will meet w the the students on a weekly basis and will lead pastoral program with them. The tutor will also work to individually support the needs and interests of the students. Finally, the tutor will communicate with parents on a regular basis and will act as a main conduit of communication between the School and the family.
Education Completion of a BA degree in related field (MA/PhD preferred)
3+ years experience from an accredited School
Experience working in an International School and/or setting a plus
Experience working in residential setting (School, camp, International travel supervision)
Experience supervising an afternoon activity. Athletic Coaching or personal sport interest
Experience participating in pastoral program
Good communication skills (spoken and written). Training in student support preferred
Teaching certification is requested
Teaching Degree strongly preferred
TESOL experience preferred
Bi-lingual ability (English and Mandarin Chinese) preferred but not required
Educators who show a devotion to their subject matter but also have a genuine interest in
working with young men and women
Educators with excellent communication skills, who show initiative and who can easily adapt to