IB DP Biology/ESS Teacher

  • United World College Changshu China
  • no. 88 Kunchenghu West Road, Changshu, Suzhou, Jiangsu, China
  • Feb 01, 2021
High School Biology

Job Description

All teachers at the School share responsibility for the quality of learning and teaching in the School.

Teachers at the School are expected to be highly qualified and experienced professionals in the discipline (s) they teach. Their role as educators at the School extends, however, far beyond the expert delivery of subject material.  UWCs provide a unique holistic learning environment in which faculty members are expected to build positive relationships with students and colleagues in pursuit of the movement’s philosophy and mission (www.uwc.org). Teaching Staff are further expected to demonstrate their commitment to the specific UWC China ‘experience’ for students.

Teachers will report to, and work with, the relevant Head of Department on all matters concerning the teaching and development of the subject and academic resources. They also report the three Deans for academic, for student life and for curriculum on matters pertaining to the broader curriculum and student-related matters, and to the Principal on School policy issues, contracts and employment.

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Expected candidates from countries/areas like

China, UK., US., Canada, Australia, Newzealand, South Africa, Europe, Asia, Africa

Specific Teaching/Career Certificates Required

More specifically the teacher will be expected to carry out the following duties:

  • A full teaching load or equivalent;
  • The duties of an advisor;
  • Involvement in co-curricular activities including, but not limited to, special events and programmes;
  • Attendance at School meetings, Staff meetings, House meetings, Departmental meetings, and meetings of ad hoc committees formed to enable progress in some aspect of school life;
  • Fulfilling administrative procedures prescribed by the School.

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