Posted: 27th December 2018

JOB TITLE

Early Years English Teacher, China

JOB LOCATION

China

JOB CATEGORY

English Teacher

COUNTRY

China

EXPERIENCE

No experience required

POSITIONS AVAILABLE

1

APPLICATION DEADLINE

27th January 2019

Applications close in -52 days

JOB DETAILS

Summary/Objective: 

The Early Years English Teacher encourages the physical, social, cognitive and academic development of each student in a safe and supportive environment. He/ she is a passionate educator who models and supports the growth of fundamental virtues of love, respect, curiosity, interest and harmony. He/ she strives to create a student-centered environment and participates in continuous reflection and improvement of learning and teaching practices.

Essential Functions:

1. Performance

Oversees the educational welfare of his/ her students
Develops positive relationships with every student
Demonstrates professional competence and vision
Conducts regular team meetings with Chinese Lead teacher and Chinese assistant teacher(s) to reflect on learning and teaching practices and continuously improve them
Evaluates students´ progress in learning with in accordance with BIBA criteria
Completes all required documentations and reports
Provides day-to-day supervision and support to teaching assistants
Actively participates in departmental and school wide events

2. Communication

Prepares and hosts parent information evenings and parents conferences
Issues weekly newsletters to parents
Remains professional and approachable for any parent concerns and/or feedback
Establishes ongoing parent communications to ensure parents are well informed of their child and their development.
Communicates through ECC approved channel of communication
Meets regularly with team leader to review curriculum plans and activities and evaluate program’s effectiveness
Helps parents to understand the curriculum and find ways to involve parents in the daily program.
Attends all meetings (i.e. staff meetings & parent meetings) consistently and punctually


Models and encourages cultural awareness and understanding


3. Curriculum

Creates lesson and unit plans
Clearly defines the purpose for all learning activities.
Plans teaching-learning experiences that help each student successfully achieve the stated outcomes. 

Plans a variety of teaching strategies to match the learning styles of all students. 

Organizes class time with activities that have a clear purpose and engage students´ attention
Uses media and technology to enhance lesson delivery and student performance. 

Participates in improving the quality of the educational programs in the school
Utilizes all available resources to provide a stimulating and enriching program.
Plans monthly field trips
Records and maintains information on each child’s progress and development in their growth files
 
4. Classroom Management

Maintains all classroom equipment (including all toys, books, games, furniture, etc.)
Ensures the classrooms physical environment is arranged, safe, and attractive manner
Provides a positive classroom atmosphere (displays, warmth, arrangement of 
furniture, etc.) that fosters community

Clearly defines responsible behavior for their students, including guidelines and consequences for good and bad student behavior in the classroom 


Encourages students to become accountable in keep the school clean, neat and tidy
Establishes well defined classroom routines and procedures
Maintains accurate records for student grades, behavior and attendance 


QUALIFICATIONS

Qualifications and Requirements
  • Required CertificatesTeaching Credential/License
  • Education RequiredBachelor
  • MajorEducation or ESL teaching
  • Current knowledge in the field of Early Childhood Education.
  • Ability to relate in a positive and friendly, warm, and courteous manner
  • Makes strong connections with people across Asian and Western cultures
  • Demonstrate success in working as a member of a team
  • Effective and strong communication skills (orally and written)

SALARY AND BENEFITS

Job Benefits
  • Salary commensurate with years teaching experienceper per month (dependent upon qualifications and experience)
  • End-of-Contract Bonus
  • Master/Hard-to-Fill Stipend
  • Home passage and Summer Holiday Travel flight
  • Public holidays & Marriage & Bereavement & Sick & Maternity & Paternity leave
  • Housing: School will provide the employee with a furnished apartment close to school
  • Moving allowance:US$300-US$1000
  • Settling-In Allowance for expatriates hired from oversees
  • Medical: School will provide medical insurance coverage for the employee and his/her authorized dependent(s) in mainland China
  • Schooling: The school will be responsible for the cost of registration, capital levy, and tuition fees for the Employee’s school-aged children at BIBA
  • Professional Development
  • The school will apply and pay for a valid work visa cost
  • Mandarin course
  • Airport pick-up upon arrival, team building, Chinese traditional holiday gift, etc.

CONTACT

Recruitment

ADDRESS

147 Liberty Street, Toronto, Canada

PHONE

Ph. ++1-416-628-1386

EMAIL

Teach Away Inc.

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