Economics - Shanghai - August 2019

China (CN)
Jan 15, 2019
Grade Level
High School, Middle School
Job Type

A High School Economics teacher is needed for this unique not-for-profit American/IB school in Shanghai.


The school provides and excellent salary starting at 25,000 RMB/month (~$3,698/4,907 CAD) plus housing, flights, medical and more. 


Key Benefits

Tax Rate:Taxes typically 16-25%

Benefits:Flights -yearly, Housing - provided, Housing- allowance, Medical or Health insurance, Professional development allowance, Tuition - free for dependents

Suited To:Activity-typical land sporting types, Climate - warmer, Holiday destination - yes typical, Infrastructure - Highly developed, Suburban, Unmarried partners - suitable, Urban, Westernized - moderately, Women - not restrictive


Job Requirements

Minimum Years Experience:2.0

Curriculum Experience Required:Strongly prefer it

Will Accept Newly Qualified Teachers:N


Edvectus recruits qualified/certified Primary, Elementary, Secondary, Middle and High School teachers from the following countries;

USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, United Kingdom, Ireland and South Africa.

Applicants must have at least a Bachelor’s Degree and teaching qualification such as a Post Graduate Certificate in Education, Masters in Education or Bachelors of Education. Our jobs are not teaching English as a Foreign Language, and a TEFL certificate alone is not sufficient teacher training.


Teaching solely ages 15-18, this school is a joint venture between a well known American school and a Chinese partner. This is a high achieving, happy school that is bilingual and bi-cultural. IB training will be provided for the right candidate who has similar Economics teaching experience for ages 15-18 in another curriculum so this is a great opportunity for a career minded teacher. 


Candidates must have 2 years of recent, relevant Economics teaching experience for this job. Due to visa restrictions, applicants must have a teaching qualification/license for Economics teaching, a degree, 2 years of post-qualification teaching experience and be younger than 58 at the start of contract. 


Please visit the following link for job details


Number Of Students:480

Student Make Up:Largely Chinese with some expatriate. Aged 15-18 only


Regional Info:

Shanghai, located on the eastern coast of China where the Yangtze River flows into the South China Sea, is one of the most populous cities in the world with a population of more than 25 million people. It has seen large growth and transformation in the past 20 years and has become a very culturally dynamic city. Shanghai has everything you’d want in a big city from gargantuan skyscrapers, Michelin starred restaurants, international music acts and festivals, quiet European inspired neighborhoods, and it’s also great launch point for tropical travel destinations. The school is located in the southwest corner of the city in Minhang District.


Edvectus is an international teacher recruitment company. We will hold your personal information for the purposes of finding you a teaching or leadership job abroad. We will contact you by email, phone and/or SMS for job finding purposes. As such, with your consent, your data such as your profile, CV or resume will be sent to international schools in your regions of interest. 


If you wish to put your job search on hold, or if you wish to completely delete your file from our system you can contact your consultant, email with your full name and request, or you can manage your account online yourself through the Edvectus Candidate Portal, accessed from our website. 


Edvectus is a recruitment agency that is staffed mainly by ex-teachers with international experience. We match teachers to jobs and provide advice and guidance to certified K-12 teachers wishing to teach in international schools around the world.  Our online Learning Portal provides hundreds of resources that will help you prepare to live and work abroad. We have offices in North America, Europe, Middle East, Far East, Australia and New Zealand. 

Our services, including access to the Learning Portal, are paid for by our client schools and are free to teachers.   

Visit our website to find out more and to see hundreds of jobs available now.


Edvectus practices Safer Recruitment and require a background check including an FBI check and professional reference checks on all successful applicants. 

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