High School Economics IB Teacher - Shanghai - August 2019

China (CN)
Mar 22, 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 around 25,000 RMB/month (~$3,721/4,994 CAD) increasing from there for more experience, plus housing, flights, medical and more. https://www.expatistan.com/cost-of-living/comparison/london/shanghai


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 good academic teaching experience for this job. Due to visa restrictions, applicants must have a teaching qualification for Science, a degree and 2 years of post-qualification teaching experience.


With a lively expat community and bars, restaurants, night-life, shopping and culture to rival any large cosmopolitan city, Shanghai truly does offer something for everyone! For more information on China, please see http://www.edvectus.com/Content/Documents/TheEdvectusEducator.An.Introduction.to.China.pdf


Please speak with your Edvectus consultant today about this amazing opportunity, and visit the following link for job details https://www.edvectus.com/JobView/?jobId=8347


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.


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