International School of Beijing

International School of Beijing

Given the Coronavirus pandemic and the current border and visa restrictions, our preference is to find candidates who are currently working/living in Mainland China.

ISB is an extraordinary school, with a history of excellence spanning for 40 years. Our Mission, Vision, and Core Values are fulfilled by passionate, highly qualified educators who all want the best for every student, PreK through grade 12.

ISB is dedicated to implementing and sustaining programs proven to be most effective for student learning and well-being. As a progressive school, we respond to the changing needs of students in higher education and the world which awaits them. A defining characteristic is our commitment to great teaching influenced by the latest research, and the flexibility to choose learning standards from different educational systems around the world.

Of utmost importance is the school’s strong sense of community and vibrant, culturally diverse campus, where learning is engaging for our over 1,500 students representing more than 40 countries. Research-based programs, high-quality teaching, and outstanding and ever-improving facilities mean students at ISB are being prepared for success in a world that keeps changing at a breathtaking pace.

Communication and collaboration are skills instilled in our students throughout their education, with a significant proportion of their learning taking place outside the classroom, through engagement with the wider community. Students are engaged in a variety of learning opportunities, enabling them to discover innate abilities, learn teamwork, exercise initiative and, ultimately, find a productive place within the ISB community and wider world.

ISB enjoys a proven track record of excellent learning outcomes, with students attending colleges around the world which are most appropriate for them. Our commitment to realizing students’ potential is built around nurturing the intellectual, physical, social and emotional development of each child. ISB programs equip students to be productive, healthy, and fulfilled young adults, whatever future they choose.

  • About the School
  • Working with Us
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1980
Private
Not for Profit
Board of Trustees
13.00
Day
Co-Educational
None
None Provided

Contact Information
Contact Details
86 10 8149 2345
86 10 8046 2003
Campus Address
No. 10 An Hua Street
Shunyi District
China
Not set
Beijing
Beijing
101318

Media Links
Education Information
No curricula required
IB DP
International
English
Chinese (Mandarin)
PreK
12

Tuition Fees
29523.0
44146.0

Teacher Information
219
9
91
18

Student Information
1784
0
178
641
457
508
0
10
90
44
Teaching Information
189
July
Yes
No
No
No

Job Types and Salaries
Teacher
74247.00
118465.00

Visa Requirements
Maximum Age
60
Years Experience
At least 2 years full-time teaching experience
Minimum Qualification Level
Minimum of a Bachelor's degree is required , with current teaching certification/licensure
School Benefits
Number of Contract Days
189
Savings Potential
From 32000 USD per year for a Single Hire to 60000 USD per year for Teaching Couples (both full-time teachers) with 2 children
Accommodation
Generous housing allowance provided in the form of a Flexible Benefit Account which can be applied towards other expatriate tax-exempt expenses, such as restaurant meals
Retirement
10% Retirement supplement is paid with the monthly salary (included in salary quoted above)
Flights/Transport
Incoming & Outgoing flights provided
Annual Home Leave transportation allowance is uploaded to the teacher's Flexible Benefit Account
Moving Allowance
Relocation and house set-up allowance given in cash on arrival;
Local moving allowance available once every three full-time contract years
Dependent Opportunities
Tuition waiver offered to eligible dependents qualifying for ISB enrollment: up to 2 dependents per Single-hire, up to 3 dependents per Teaching Couple
Medical
Worldwide coverage with co-pay and deductible
Dental
Worldwide coverage with co-pay and deductible
Disability
All full-time teachers and administrators are covered for Life, AD&D and LTD insurance
Other
Professional Learning Funds of RMB 8,000 per year

Speech Language Pathologist

JOB GOAL/PURPOSE:
The Speech Language Pathologist (SLP) provides therapy to qualified students using current and evidence-based interventions. This position is highly collaborative, requiring co-planning with classroom teachers. Service delivery occurs in both small group and individually. The SLP is also a leader of adult learning, increasing classroom teachers’ understanding of different conditions and classroom strategies.

DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITES:
● Evaluate students' communication skills for the purpose of identifying communication disorders, determining program eligibility, and developing recommendations for treatment
● Provide effective therapy to students using evidence-based interventions and curriculum
● Develop treatment plans and interventions in order to minimize the adverse impact of communication disorders in the classroom
● Progress monitor and report on students’ academic progress using recognized and purposeful assessment tools
● Write professional and effective Individualized Learning Plans (ILPs) and progress reports that accurately reflect students’ learning and progress
● Coordinate meetings and processes for eligible students (i.e. testing/screening, parent conferences, team meetings) in order to present evaluation results and goals
● Teach students to self-advocate through exploration of individual strengths, challenges, and interests
● Collaborate with a variety of team members (i.e. parents, teachers, physicians, administration, other professionals) for the purpose of communicating information and aligning services, in compliance with established school guidelines
● Keep up-to-date on developments in the field of speech language through professional reading and development opportunities
● Assist in the Admissions process by reading files and making program/support recommendations
● Lead adult learning by providing professional learning opportunities for parents and teachers about the development of speech and language
● Actively participate in student team meetings and faculty meetings to support schoolwide growth and improvement
● Recognize and celebrate the value of students’ home language and culture
● Participate fully and cooperatively as a member of a professional learning community
● Demonstrate dedication and passion for our school’s mission and professional standards.
• Respect confidentiality of all information about students and their families


QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:
● MA degree preferred; a Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology (CCC-SLP); membership with American Speech-Language-Hearing Association or other mutually recognized affiliate
● At least three years’ experience in a North American, UK, or international school as a Speech Language Pathologist
● Expertise in the anatomy and physiology of speech and hearing mechanisms and disorders along with principles and practices of communication disorders and speech and language therapy
● Knowledge and experience working with a wide age range of children
• Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills in English, both written and oral
• Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
• Proven and sustained growth mindset and asset-based approach to teaching and learning
• Capacity to embrace and teach students and work with families from a variety of cultural and educational backgrounds
• Dedication to the Vision, Mission and Core Values of ISB

Starting: 1 Jul 2021
Apply By: 30 Apr 2021
Closes In: 17 days

Upper ES Classroom Teacher (G3-G5)

JOB GOAL / PURPOSE:
• To plan, organize and implement a developmentally appropriate instructional program in a learning environment that guides and encourages students to develop and fulfill their individual potential
• To maintain a caring, challenging and joyful learning environment for all students
• To implement research-based classroom practices that promote social-emotional growth and academic achievement based on the learning needs of each student
• To model and promote the ISB mission, vision and school values, in accordance with the school code of professional conduct and ethics

KEY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITES:
• Provide relevant, authentic learning opportunities that are aligned to school adopted standards and the published school curriculum
• Monitor student progress and analyze data to inform teaching
• Grade and report student progress to reflect authentic learning and encourage success
• Communicate necessary information regularly and effectively to students, colleagues and parents regarding student progress and student needs
• Keep up to date with developments and research in subject areas, pedagogy and teaching resources
• Adapt instructional plans and activities based on analysis of student data and research
• Supervise students to ensure their safety and well-being
• Perform other duties as assigned that ensure a caring and safe learning environment and the delivery of the curriculum

Develops:
• A shared understanding of key curriculum, instructional resources and assessment practices
• Standards-based units of study and assessments using backward design
• Instructional plans and scaffolds that support the social-emotional and academic growth and development of individual students
• Positive relationships with parents to support the personal growth, progress and success of individual students

Attends:
• Grade level team meetings
• Faculty meetings
• ES curriculum, school development and professional learning meetings as needed

Collaborates with:
• Grade level team members and team facilitator
• Teaching assistant, if applicable
• ES Content Area Specialists and Student Support Services specialists (EAL specialist, Learning Support specialist, Speech Language Pathologist, Counselor)
• ES Instructional Coach
• ES Curriculum Support Team (STEAM facilitator, librarian, Curriculum Area Leader)
• ES Principal and Assistant Principals

Engages in:
• Professional learning to support their own learning and the initiatives of the school
• Positive relationships to continue the development, implementation and assessment of the ISB curriculum and school-level teaching and learning priorities
• Parent meetings to share and reflect upon student growth and progress
• Extracurricular activities by offering and supervising at least one after school activity during the school year

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

• A Bachelors degree or higher in Elementary Education or Education-related field of study
• Five (5) years of successful, full-time classroom teaching experience
• Strong written, verbal and digital communication skills
• Demonstrated excellence in organizational, planning, communication and interpersonal skills
• Strong understanding and respect for a diversity of cultures and needs of language learners
• Strong understanding and experience with standards-based grading and assessment, balanced literacy, workshop model, differentiated instructional strategies, sheltered instruction, and use of data to inform instruction
• Strong ICT skills and use of educational technology in classroom practices
• Valid teaching certificate

Starting: 1 Jul 2021
Apply By: 30 Apr 2021
Closes In: 17 days

MS Humanities Teacher

ISB EDUCATOR ATTRIBUTES

ISB educators exhibit a constant working understanding of the school’s vision, mission, and core values in a balanced academic environment. Working collaboratively, we engage in active, inquiry- based, and reflective teaching. Our educators foster positive relationships and promote a school culture of equity, excellence, and relevance.

USING L21, OUR CURRICULUM FRAMEWORK, OUR EDUCATORS:

1. Increase relevant learning through authentic, compelling local and global engagements
2. Optimize each student’s capacity to learn through individualized experiences and opportunities
3. Nurture the whole child including social-emotional, academic, and physical well-being
4. Invigorate ISB’s practice based on best research on teaching and learning methods and the changing realities of the 21st Century
5. Increase access to expertise and new learning opportunities through additional collaborative efforts and networks beyond ISB

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

1. Minimum of a Bachelor's degree
2. Current, relevant teaching certification/licensure
3. Minimum of five years of successful full-time teaching experience
4. Full proficiency in the English language
5. Dedication to the Vision, Mission and Core Values of ISB
Starting: 1 Jul 2021
Apply By: 30 Apr 2021
Closes In: 17 days