Elementary (Grade 1-5) Teachers - Beijing, China - August 2019

China (CN)
May 17, 2019
Job Type

The school are looking for several Elementary Homeroom teachers to provide instructional guidance in the Elementary school, Grades 1-5, in Reading and Language Arts, Math, Science and Social Studies, while actively contributing to the students and school through associated roles expected of a holistic professional educator in a dynamic system.


The school provide a good salary and benefits package that includes return flights, an annual holiday allowance, accommodation, world-wide medical insurance and subsidized tuition. 


Key Benefits

Tax Rate:Taxes typically 15% or less

Housing:0 Studio apartment, 1 bedroom apartment, 2 bedroom

Benefits:Flights - allowance, Flights- every 2 years, Housing - provided, Medical or Health insurance, Professional development allowance, Tuition discount for dependents

Suited To:Activity-typical land sporting types, Climate - cooler, Climate -moderate, Dependent children - more suitable, Dependent children - Not very suitable, Infrastructure - Highly developed, Westernized - highly, Women - not restrictive


Job Requirements

Minimum Years Experience:3.0

Curriculum Experience Required:No - flexible

Will Accept Newly Qualified Teachers:N

Visa Restriction:2 years post qualification teaching exp requd, Candidates over 60 years of age will have difficulty obtaining a work visa and need not apply


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.


All applicants should at least have a Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education (although a BA in a related field such as English, Early childhood, curriculum can also be considered) plus a valid teaching license/certificate and at least 3 years of teaching experience in an educational setting. Evidence of current relevant professional development is preferred. For visa purposes, candidates must be native English speakers.


The school serves over 2000 students from Pre-K to Grade 12 in both English and Chinese tracks. The English Track is a highly academic international school-style division based on US curriculum and standard. Whether students pursue academics, sports, or other extra-curricular activities, the staff and active school community encourage their efforts to aim for excellence, while retaining a sense of honor, community, and joy.


The school is in Beijing in the Yizhuang district. Whether, cycling, driving, taking bus or subway, Yizhuang is less congested than other parts of Beijing and easy to get around. Two new shopping plaza's have opened nearby and there are many Western style restaurants. Yizhuang has many parks, lakes, rivers and natural areas to enjoy.


For the full job description and details of how to apply, please contact your Edvectus consultant and visit the following link https://www.edvectus.com/JobView/?jobId=9194


Number Of Students:over 2000 (280 English Track Students)

Student Make Up:58 percent PR China, 11 percent USA, 9 percent South Korea, 7 percent Taiwan, 5 percent Canada, 3 percent Hong Kong


Regional Info:

The school located in Yizhuang area which is away from the crowded downtown. Whether, cycling, driving, taking bus or subway, Yizhuang is less congested and easy to get around. Lippo Plaza and Creative Life Plaza (with Sam's club). McDonalds, KFC, Subway, and a half dozen pizza restaurants serve Western food nearby. The subway and express buses reach the downtown in less than 1 hour. Yizhuang has many square miles of parks, lakes, rivers and natural areas. Beijing is the capital city of China and located in the north-eastern part of China. China is the 4th largest country after Russia, Canada and the United States. It is located in Eastern Asia, bordering the East China Sea, Korea Bay, Yellow Sea, and South China Sea, between North Korea and Vietnam. The city has a varied climate with hot, humid summers and temperatures in the mid-high 20s/low 30s and cold, windy winters with temperatures down to about 3-4 degrees. There is pollution - much of it from surrounding cities and provinces though US$17 billion was spent cleaning up the city's air prior to the 2008 Olympics. Admittedly some of the measures were temporary but China has committed to reducing the amount of coal burned by 2.6 million tonnes by 2017 and since 2012 has been converting coal power stations to natural gas power station. The city and surrounds are dripping in culture and there are too many attractions to mention but many, many well-known such as the Forbidden City, The Temple of Heaven, Confucius Temple, Beijing Zoo and many other museums, galleries, nature reserves, sporting venues and world heritage sites such as the Great Wall of China. There are of course plenty of other ways to spend your time in Beijing with its flourishing nightlife - courtesy of the city's many bars and clubs - local and national cuisine to be sampled in restaurants and from street food stalls and, of course, shopping to be done. Beijing is well connected by road, rail and air and its Beijing Capital international Airport is the 2nd busiest in the world. 


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 teacher@edvectus.com 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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