Shekou International School

Shekou International School

Shekou International School has been leading international education in the exciting city of Shenzhen since 1988. As part of the Greater Bay Area which includes Hong Kong, Macau, and Guangzhou, the city is the hub of innovation and internationalism. SIS is highly regarded for our warm community feel, our rich learning environment, and innovative and collaborative culture. If you are seeking a school that builds on a tradition of proven excellence to provide an education that promotes students success, then SIS could be the school for you.

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1988
Private
Not for Profit
International School Services
8.00
Day
Co-Educational
None
Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)

Contact Information
Contact Details
+86 755 2669 3669
+86-755-2667-4099
Shekou International School
Jingshan Villas
Nanhai Blvd, Shekou
China
Guangdong
Shenzhen
Nanshan, Guangdong
518067

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Education Information
IB DP
IB PYP
International
English
Nursery
12

Tuition Fees
17500.0
32000.0

Teacher Information
110
5
95
10

Student Information
1030
60
250
450
180
120
0
0
100
40
Teaching Information
180
August
No
No
No
No

Job Types and Salaries
Principal/Division Head
90000.00
120000.00
Teacher
42500.00
65500.00

Visa Requirements
Maximum Age
Visa for teachers over 60 is extremely difficult
Years Experience
Minimum 2 years experience in a similar teaching role
Minimum Qualification Level
Bachelor Level
School Benefits
Number of Contract Days
180 student contact days plus professional learning days. 190 work days including PL days and preparation days.
Starting Salary Range
42500 USD - 65000 USD
Taxes
Paid by the school. Salary and Benefits listed are the 'in your hand' amount.
Savings Potential
30% to 50% depending on lifestyle.
Accommodation
Housing allowance provides for expatriate apartment living close to the school and amenities
Flights/Transport
To and from home at the beginning and end of contract
Furniture
Apartments are generally fully furnished
Moving Allowance
Shipping of 1500 USD per employee plus 500 USD per dependent at beginning and end of contract. Generous settling allowance (3000 USD) provided on arrival
Dependent Opportunities
Contact the school for details
Medical
Comprehensive medical and dental benefits with international coverage including evacuation. USA cover available with 50% subsidy
Disability
Disability and Life Insurance provided
Other
Retirement benefit of 10% of base salary provided

Middle School Humanities

Shekou International School is seeking an experienced and engaging Middle School Humanities teacher who will inspire our students as they undertake an integrated, concept-based course that combines English and Social Studies. We are seeking a student-centered educator who can work within a connected team to design and implement an inquiry and concept-based program. Experience working with Common Ground Collaborative or MYP is an advantage, although not essential.

We are a very well resourced school with excellent professional growth opportunities. We will also relocate in early 2021 to a newly renovated state of the art campus in Shekou.

Our school is very much community and team orientated and we seek teachers who are willing contributors in creating a caring, engaging and empowering learning environment as well as adding value to our programs and school development.

Please note we will be reviewing applications as they are received.
Starting: 26 Jul 2021
Apply By: 19 Mar 2021
Closes In: 53 days

Secondary English and EAL


Shekou International School is seeking an experienced and engaging IB Diploma English B teacher who will work with small dedicated groups of students to support them through this DP course. The role will also include working with our English language learners as they develop English language proficiency.

Experience working with WIDA is a distinct advantage as is an appreciation of both push-in and pull-out EAL support in a progressive Secondary school setting.

We are a very well resourced school with excellent professional growth opportunities. Our current Secondary student support services team consists of four EAL teachers, three counselors, and two learning support teachers in our expanding school. We will also relocate in early 2021 to a newly renovated state of the art campus in Shekou.

Our school is very much community and team orientated and we seek teachers who are willing contributors in creating a caring, engaging and empowering learning environment as well as adding value to our programs and school development.

Please note we will be reviewing applications as they are received.
Starting: 26 Jul 2021
Apply By: 18 Feb 2021
Closes In: 24 days