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ANZ Virtual Teacher Recruitment Fair
Saturday, December  18th

A Global, Professional, Teaching Opportunity in Shanghai

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A fantastic opportunity to expand your global teaching career and join an international school with a reputable 25-year legacy, in one of the most cosmopolitan cities in the world!

Shanghai Community International School (SCIS) is looking for Australian and New Zealand professional educators who value:

International, diverse and inclusive communities and supporting the well-being of everyone, and an inquiry-based & holistic approach to learning through the implementation of the IB programme

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR NEW OPPPORTUNITY

LIVING IN SHANGHAI

Cultural immersion and unique life experiences to be had in this global financial hub that is rich in culture, history and endless things to do, places to explore and events to attend. Shanghai is home to   numbers of foreign expats as of 2021, making this city a favourable destination for new overseas professionals looking to be welcomed warmly and adjusting seamlessly.

General well-being, career satisfaction and access to overall quality of lifestyle are the most common reasons cited by expats as the most attractive about living in Shanghai.

I am interested in this opportunity! Sign up here to participate at our upcoming Virtual Recruitment Fair.

TEACHING AT SCIS

Proudly one of only two IB-Continuum international schools in Shanghai, SCIS has earned its reputation as a world-class in international education comprising a diverse community of educators and learners who take our shared mission to heart by working together to develop inquiring, knowledgeable and caring learners who contribute positively to their communities.

SCIS offers highly competitive salary, flights, housing, medical coverage including dental, bonuses and is known for nurturing a supportive environment for our faculty members to realise quality of life through a work-life balance approach.

Discover the SCIS community for yourself – sign up today.


 

MEET OUR ADMINISTRATORS

Successful candidates will have an opportunity to have a brief one-on-one conversation with one of our Administrators below.

Daniel Eschtruth

Daniel Eschtruth

Titles: Director of Schools
Locations: System Wide
Elizabeth Gale

Elizabeth Gale

Titles: Deputy Director of Schools
Locations: System Wide
Tetsuo Ishii

Tetsuo Ishii

Titles: MYP Coordinator, MYP English Language Acquisition
Locations: Hongqiao Upper School
Vincent Lehane

Vincent Lehane

Titles: PYP Coordinator
Locations: Hongqiao Lower School, Hongqiao ECE Campus
Barclay Lelievre

Barclay Lelievre

Titles: Principal
Locations: Hongqiao Upper School
Rachel McLeod

Rachel McLeod

Titles: Principal
Locations: Hongqiao Lower School
Cheryl Proctor Murree

Cheryl Proctor Murree

Titles: Principal
Locations: Hongqiao ECE Campus
Gregory Read

Gregory Read

Titles: Director of Education Technology and Innovation
Locations: System Wide
Naomi Shanks

Naomi Shanks

Titles: Principal
Locations: Pudong Upper School

 

SIGN UP NOW

To sign up for the ANZ Virtual Teacher Recruitment Fair, please complete the following:

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Step 1:
Submit your Interest

Submit this short survey of interest and upload your resume (CV) and cover letter for us to learn more about you and to declare your interest in one of our open positions for the 2022-23 school year.

Step 2:
Candidate Screening

After submitting your interest, the SCIS recruitment team will review your application and will reply within 3-5 working days.

Step 3:
Online Interview

After completing an initial screening of your application, if we believe there is a good match, we will send you further instructions to sign up for a virtual interview during our virtual teacher recruitment fair on December 16 or earlier if possible.

Guide for Registrants

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at recruitment@scis-china.org

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WE ARE LOOKING FOR

We are currently seeking qualified educators who are coming from Australia and New Zealand for an array of open positions for the 2022-23 school year. Due to current border and visa restrictions, brought on by the Coronavirus pandemic, SCIS has identified these specifics for priority consideration:

  • Candidates who hold Australian and/or New Zealand passports
  • Candidates, without school-age dependents
  • Candidates, with teaching dependents

What you will get:

  • Minimum 2-year contract
  • Teach at one of the most reputable, well-established, accredited IB-Continuum international school with a 25-year strong history in Shanghai and in international education
  • Base salary starting at USD55,000 per year (will vary accordingly as per experience)
  • Arrival to Shanghai in May 2022 to allow for settling in, getting to know the team and exploring the city before the school year commences

For the full list of compensation and benefits, click here.
 

Teachers who best fit the SCIS community believe in the value of:

  • Lifelong learning
  • International, diverse and inclusive communities
  • Driving change through innovation and creativity
  • Supporting the well-being of everyone
  • An inquiry-based & holistic approach to learning

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WHY OUR FACULTY LOVE THE SCIS COMMUNITY

Andrew Bissonnette

"The diversity in staff and families provides our community with opportunities to engage in authentic conversations and experiences to develop into responsible global citizens."​

Read More about Andrew Bissonnette
Julia Cory

"Kids, especially two-year-olds, are so inspirational in the way that they approach learning​​​​​​"​

Read More about Julia Cory

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CURRENT OPENINGS FOR 2022-2023 SCHOOL YEAR

Don’t see the job you are looking for? You can still submit your interest and resume for future consideration. Our contract renewal process for our current faculty is still ongoing, so new opportunities may be available in the near future.

Questions should be directed to recruitment@scis-china.org

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