Dalian American International School (an ISS-managed school)

Dalian American International School (an ISS-managed school)

Dalian American International School and Dalian Huamei Academy facilitate a challenging, collaborative, and responsive learning environment that develops student intellect, character, and health. At DAIS/DHA, every learner strives to achieve personal excellence and contributes to the global community. The schools bridge the educational experiences of international and Chinese national students in an attractive, well-resourced and up-to-date educational facility. Building upon our rich local history, culture and beautiful natural environment, we inspire students to be leaders serving local and global communities. Through collaboration, the application of learned knowledge and skills, and reflection, students solve authentic problems inside and outside the school walls, thereby developing an appreciation for diverse points of view, respect for each other as unique individuals, and (his or her own) personal excellence. Our students and graduates are systematic problem-solvers who apply their knowledge and skills in designing innovative solutions to local and global issues. They are critical and creative thinkers and lifelong learners, who are prepared to graduate from high-quality educational institutions and pursue meaningful career opportunities. Most importantly, their community sees them as compassionate, ethical, and socially responsible.

DAIS is an International School Services managed school, and is fully accredited by the Western Association of Schools. Teachers benefit from the school's membership in EARCOS and students participate in sports competitions through its affiliation with ACAMIS. The beautiful campus is located with the Golden Pebble Beach Resort District in the suburbs of Dalian.

  • About the School
  • Working with Us
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2006
Private
Not for Profit
Board of Directors
16.00
Boarding
Co-Educational
None
Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)

Contact Information
Contact Details
86 411 8757 2000
86 411 8797 5656
Campus Address
No. 2 Dianchi Road
Golden Pebble Beach National Resort
China
Liaoning
Dalian
Jinzhou Xin Pu
116650
Campus Address
No. 2 Dianchi Road
Golden Pebble Beach National Resort
China
Liaoning
Dalian
Jinzhou Xin Pu
116650

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Education Information
Advanced Placement
Common Core
English
Kindergarten
12

Tuition Fees
24768.0
28773.0

Teacher Information
69
12
88
9

Student Information
569
0
13
132
108
316
0
66
34
30
Teaching Information
180
August
Yes
No
No
No

Job Types and Salaries
Teacher
39213.00
49537.00

Visa Requirements
Maximum Age
60
School Benefits
Number of Contract Days
180 teaching days and 10, non-teaching, contracted days for orientation of professional development.
Taxes
Local taxes on salary are paid by the school on behalf of the employee.
Savings Potential
For a single contract expect a savings potential of 30%-50% per year, and 75%-100% of one salary for a team contract (USD).
Accommodation
Furnished apartment provided.
Retirement
After three successive years of employment, the retirement plan provides dollar for dollar matching amount up to 5% of base salary.
Flights/Transport
Round-trip transportation annually to home of record, for employee, spouse and up to 2 dependents, max $1,500 each.
Utilities
Utilities paid by employer based on number of years served.
Moving Allowance
Employer provides shipping allowance of $1,500 (single), $2,500 (couple), $500 (child, max 2) and $750 per employee relocation allowance.
Dependent Opportunities
Free tuition for up to two resident, dependent children.
Medical
50% of health benefits are paid by employer, including health & dental insurance, ISOS and Raffles Clinic memberships.
Other
Also offered are five times per week shopping bus and Mandarin lessons for teachers.

Middle School Humanities Teacher

Dalian American International School (DAIS) is seeking to fill a Middle School Humanities teaching position, teaching grades 6 and 7, for the 2020-2021 school year starting on July 25, 2020.

Required Qualification:
• A Bachelor’s Degree is required, as well as an accredited teacher certification in either English Language Arts and/or Social Studies

Desired Experiences:
• Experience in teaching English language learners
• Teaching experience in standards-based curriculum, instruction and assessment
• Experience teaching Language Arts and/or Social Studies
• Experience with collaboration and co-teaching

Initial contracts are for two years. After completing the initial contract, renewal contracts are for one year. Benefits package includes a competitive salary, rent-free furnished housing, annual round-trip air fare to home of record, individual professional development allowance of USD $1,000, Chinese income tax paid by the school (equivalent of 25% of salary), relocation allowance, and visa procurement support. 

Modern, western-style teacher housing is located on campus in a pleasant, gated community. Amenities include two gymnasiums, 25m pool, all-weather sports field, fitness center, tennis court, dance studio, Hungry Scholar Café, and access to the nearby Raffles Medical Clinic. The location of our campus, situated in the Golden Pebble Beach National Resort Area, promotes a healthy lifestyle; walking distance to the beach; and biking, hiking, and golfing nearby. 

DAIS is accredited by Western Association of Schools and Colleges.

More information about the position and our school is available at our website, www.daischina.org. Specific inquiries may be sent to employment@daischina.net. 
Starting: 24 Jul 2020
Apply By: 12 Jun 2020
Closes In: 9 days