Shanghai Qibao Dwight High School Visual Art Teacher
August 15, 2018
Full Time - Faculty
4 Year Degree
Shanghai Qibao Dwight High School is hiring a Visual Art teacher to join our team based in Shanghai for a permanent position commencing August 25, 2018.
This is an exciting opportunity to be a part of a school pioneering a Sino-foreign joint high school model with highly qualified western-trained expatriate and local teachers.
Founded and funded by the Shanghai Education Commission, Minhang District and Qibao Town, Shanghai Qibao Dwight High School is an experiment in implementing East-West cooperative education at the high school level. The mission of Qibao Dwight is to be a model of Sino-U.S. cooperation through the implementation of international curriculum that combines Chinese and Western features.
Qibao High School (Shanghai) and Dwight School (New York) were given the opportunity to come together in pursuit of a learning environment that would fit the changing landscape of Chinese education and serve as a laboratory for the cultivation of internationally-minded students who will be innovators in society. With a joint Qibao High School and Dwight School governing board and rigorous standards across the school upheld by oversight from both schools, we take our role in the ever-evolving landscape of Chinese National education seriously and are deeply committed to what we do.
Scope and Purpose of the Job:
G10 Visual Art Teacher in IBDP High School Art Department
Base salary from CNY 270-360,000 per annum paid in Chinese Yuan Renminbi based on salary scale.
Housing: Tax-free housing stipend provided with official invoice (“fapiao”), CNY 72,000 per annum.
Relocation: stipend provided, calculated based on origin
Medical: Provided (Cigna Gold)
AD&D: Provided (Cigna Gold)
Bereavement Leave: Provided
Permanent Contract Length: Two-year contract renewable on mutual agreement
A letter of application, a resume and the contact details of two references should be sent to the American Principal, Brantley Turner, at email@example.com. Information about the school can be found at www.qibaodwight.org . A demo lesson may be requested in the interview process, in person for teachers already located in China and via video format for teachers overseas. Dwight School New York may also arrange to speak with candidates directly in the US.
About Dwight School
Dwight is dedicated to igniting the spark of genius in every child. Kindling their interests, we develop inquisitive, knowledgeable, self-aware, and ethical citizens who will build a better world.
To foster the next generation of global leaders who can thrive anywhere in the world.
Our Three Pillars
Dwight embraces the individuality of each learner, as no two students are the same. Dwight supports these student journeys through a robust academic curriculum and after-school programs. Dwight makes it a priority to focus on and develop each child’s spark of genius. Whether connecting a student with an exceptional mentor, designing tailor-made enrichment, crafting a special study abroad opportunity, or providing an innovative program or tutorial, Dwight recognizes and fosters each student’s gifts and talents.
Dwight’s community is a family of diverse individuals whose collective goal is to build a better world. The power of our learning environment is enhanced by connecting and valuing the different contributions and talents of all members. Through unlimited service, leadership, programmatic, and scholarship opportuni...ties, we inspire students to find their own unique paths to action.
Dwight’s mission, vision, and pillars extend globally across our network of schools and is supported by the International Baccalaureate ethos. Students develop a sense of themselves, as well as the world around them. Dwight opens students’ hearts and minds through challenges and opportunities, inviting students to build bridges within and between cultures.