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Director of Studies at International Kindergarten in Xiamen

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China > Xiamen: Full time
Date Posted
27 December 2019
Job Type
Full time
Gold Star TEFL Recruitment
25,000 to 30,000 RMB
Degree Required

Job Overview

Program Highlights-Excellent salary: (1) 25,000 to 30,000 RMB per month (approx. 3,500 to 4,200 USD per month) (2) Monday to Friday work schedule, weekends off (3) Housing allowance provided ESL Jobs in Xiamen

Our International Kindergarten is now seeking the right Director of Studies candidate to lead and further develop our team of teachers in Xiamen. The school is managed collaboratively by AU Group and Professor Fthenakis, who is considered to be the father of German early childhood education. Our teachers work with students aged 2 to 6 year old, while instructing in small classroom sizes of 20 students per class allows our teachers to better understand individual children’s needs.Our school takes “lighting up the future of children” as its mission and implements the Fthenakis program based on Co-Constructivism. It applies mixed-age classes, bilingual (Chinese and English) immersion program and STEM teaching, aiming to bring up the next generation talents of international innovation with multicultural background. Managing such a diverse and dynamic environment will require someone who is well organized, able to multi-task and possess strong inter-personal skills.

Teach English in Xiamen
Located at the southeast coast of China, Xiamen is a tourist city of Fujian Province famous for its attractive seascape. The name of 'Xiamen' was consequently given, which means 'a gate of China'. As one of the forerunners of the special economic zones of China, Xiamen mainly consisting of Xiamen Island, Gulangyu Island, the north bank area of the Jiulong River and Tong'an County, is connected with the mainland by the Xiamen Bridge. The city is well known for its beautiful natural scenery, fresh air and the clean environment.Xiamen has plenty of special local products that are worth noting, including various kinds of tea leaves, fruits like sugarcanes, olives and longans as well as sea products such as fish, prawns, crabs, abalones and lancelets.

Main Responsibilities
-School hours are Monday to Friday, 8am to 5pm
-Saturday and Sunday weekends off
-Participates in English teaching and curriculum development
-Actively develops and maintains positive staff relationships and parent partnerships and manages all resources effectively
-Effectively conducts enrollment publicity for the media and parents-Participates in teacher development training and meetings
-Follows and enforces all rules and regulations pertaining to the health, safety, and care of children
-Ability to build relationships with families and staff and create a dynamic environment where play and discovery go hand-in-hand

-Excellent salary: 25,000 to 30,000 RMB per month (approx. 3,500 to 4,200 USD per month)
-Sponsored legal ‘Z’ work visa-Airfare reimbursement up to 8,000 RMB per year (approx. 1,100 USD)
-Airport pick up upon arrival-Housing allowance of 2,000 RMB per month
-14 days vacation during Chinese New Year and other legal holidays in China
-Free lunch during working days
-Medical insurance provided
-Chinese speaking assistants provided

-Teaching license is required and a Level 5 TEFL Certificate
-Bachelor degree or above in early childhood education, child psychology or other education related field (Master and PhD is a plus)
-Must be a native English speaker from USA, UK, Canada, New Zealand, Australia and Ireland
-At least three years of teaching experience or working as a preschool director with the ability to develop, engage, and inspire a team
-Outstanding customer service skills, strong organizational skills, ability to multi-task and manage multiple situations effectively
-Notarised and clean criminal background check, valid within 6 months
Director of Studies at International Kindergarten in Xiamen

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