Reception Teacher – Shanghai

Location: Shanghai, China

Start Date: August 2018

About the Position

BrightSpark Teachers are looking to recruit a qualified Reception Teacher for a school in Shanghai, China. Candidates should hold Qualified Teacher Status from their country of origin, and have at least two years teaching experience. Early Years or KS1 experience as well as strong knowledge of the UK curriculum is essential. Candidates should:

> Be a proven outstanding classroom teacher
> Able to demonstrate a secure knowledge of learning in the foundation stage and the principles of early learning
> Committed to continuous school improvement and high standards of teaching and learning
> Committed to the development of the whole child

Due to its cosmopolitan history, Shanghai has a blend of religious heritage as shown by the religious buildings and institutions still scattered around the city.

Shanghai has an extensive public transport system, largely based on metros, buses and taxis, which extends to every core urban district as well as neighboring suburban districts. Shoppers constitute up to 47% of the global luxury-goods market, there are pop-up boutiques, bustling markets, cool vintage shops and young designer outlets.

Shanghai students, scored highest in every aspect (math, reading and science) in the world. The study concludes that public-funded schools in Shanghai have the highest educational quality in the world.

SPECIAL NOTE – We thank all who apply and advise that only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

About the School

The school is seeking teachers who have an energetic and enthusiastic personality, and a willingness to work as part of a team The schools believes in a whole child approach to learning.

Qualification and Requirements

Candidates should hold Qualified Teacher Status from their country of origin, and have at least two years teaching experience. Early Years or KS1 experience as well as strong knowledge of the UK curriculum is essential.

Job Code: BS053-9 Reception Teacher
Job Posted: 19 December 2017