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