Wahaha International School

Zhejiang , China ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 2887315
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Re-posted : April 16, 2018
  • Starting Date: August 2018

Job Description

Position Description:

As part of a teaching team, the Elementary English Language Learning ELL Specialist will work closely with the WIS curriculum team to provide pull-out and push-in support to the WIS classrooms in the English language.

The teacher’s goal is to create a stimulating and inspiring learning environment in which the child becomes a proactive learner.

Teaching Duties & Responsibilities & Classroom Management:
• To refine and execute the school curriculum in cooperation with fellow colleagues and academic team.
• To create concrete and supportive learning tools as required delivering the program to the highest
• To prepare and maintain an orderly environment in which the furnishings and materials are complete,
appealing and appropriate to the needs of the group.
• To create weekly and daily lesson plans which will outline the goals, content and support resources to
be undertaken in your daily work with your pupils.
• To maintain current and accurate records of classroom attendance, children’s daily progress,
attainment and achievement, through anecdotes, collections of children’s work for portfolio and
individual assessment.
• To monitor and liaise with all classroom and specialist teachers regarding the students’ progress.
• To compile this knowledge in written format for the purpose of writing progress reports as set out by
the school.
• To conduct parent conferences and report verbally to parents regarding the progress of their child as
set out by the school.
• To attend and participate in all school wide functions, professional development workshops, Parent
Orientation and Parent Education evenings.
• To maintain discipline and manage your classroom in the manner set out by the school handbook, with
absolute and utter total respect for the child at all times.
• To undertake other supervisory duties such as in the playground and lunchroom as set out by the
• To participate in any in-service education programs conducted by the school each year.
• To participate in the observation of other classrooms, attend seminars and advanced coursework
where possible.
• To lead one after school activity per term each year at no additional compensation.
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 3
  • Salary: $ 45,000 to $ 70,000 Per Year
  • Job Categories : Classroom Teacher > Elementary
    Classroom Teacher > ELL / ESL / SEI / TESOL
    Classroom Teacher > English & Language Arts
    Classroom Teacher > Reading/Literacy
  • Welcome TO Wahaha International School!

    Wahaha International School located in Hangzhou, China, is a private, non-profit elementary and middle school dedicated to preparing Chinese national and expat students for an international future through a dual language immersion curriculum focused on inquiry-based learning. Our school serves students having varying levels of English language ability, from proficient English speakers to students needing ESOL support and instruction. The school is co-educational, boasts small class sizes, state-of-the-art facilities and a strong academic program rooted in Western educational best practices. Our inquiry-model curriculum is supported by a project based learning environment that drives students to take responsibility for their own learning and prepares them to be self-directed, independent learners. The campus is located in the Shangcheng District of Hangzhou and is also home to our sister school Wahaha Bilingual School (WBS). Learn more about us...

    Job Requirements

    • Qualifications:

      • Native English Speaker, effective communicator, TOEFL/TESOL Certification required
      • 2+ years teaching experience
      • Enthusiastic, outgoing nature
      • Ability to embrace a team teaching concept
      • Ability to work in a team
      • Enthusiasm for new cultures and experiences
      • Creative problem solving skills
      • Flexibility

      Salary is commensurate with experience. Benefits package includes a monthly housing allowance, a one-time settling in allowance, and an annual round-trip international air ticket to home of record. Worldwide Medical Health Insurance is included, excluding USA coverage. School will sponsor a “Z” visa for successful candidates.
    • At least 2 year s of relevant experience preferred
    • Bachelor degree preferred

    Contact Information

    • Brenda Lewis , Elementary Principal
    • 5 Yaojiang Road
    • Zhejiang, China 310008

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