Teacher of Drama (Lower school and GCSE), China
Ref: CIS-CD 2024
Fixed term, two years, renewable
CIS-CD, established in 2012, is an ambitious, 12-18 co-educational independent boarding school. We deliver a British curriculum (GCSE and A-Level) through a dedicated team of ex pat teachers, in an English environment, to Chinese students wishing to progress to a Western University.
CIS-Chengdu is part of the Confucius International Education Group of schools. As part of a rapidly expanding network across China this post represent a unique opportunity for rapid career progression for the right person.
Having started last year in a totally refurbished school with just 23 students, numbers will be in excess of 200 in August 2014. Experienced, successful, ambitious and flexible practitioners, with a keen interest in their subject, are required to support this and future planned expansions of both the school and the CIEG group.
Together with providing our students with a high quality moral, physical and intellectual education, our school seeks to develop understanding and appreciation of both Western and Eastern cultures through our many international links. We expect our students to become broad minded and informed ambassadors for their country as well as true international citizens.
An experienced subject specialist is required to join an enthusiastic and expanding English and Drama department, which is committed to producing creative and independent thinkers through effective and diverse learning opportunities. You will be a successful and engaging Drama teacher whose focus is the progress and well being of your students. As well as delivering Drama, the successful applicant will be expected to contribute to the delivery of English.
Teaching Environment: A Drama Studio and the Grand Hall are both purpose built venues for Drama lessons and/or performances. They have state of the art sound and lighting systems that provide facilities that are rarely found in secondary education. The school also has modern and well resourced classrooms with interactive whiteboards throughout. The classrooms are air-conditioned to provide a comfortable working environment. Bilingual Chinese teaching assistants support all staff within the school.
Application Procedure: CIS-CD, as part of the CIEG group of schools, is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. To this end applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening.
CIS-CD operates its own salary scale and our benefits package includes free accommodation, medical insurance, staff laptop, a one off settling in allowance, an initial excess baggage allowance and a 10,000RMB annual flight allowance. All teachers are expected to make a contribution to the extra-curricular life of the school.
More information can be found on our Website: http://english-chengdu.cieg.com.
Confucius International School, Chengdu (CIS-CD)