Design Teacher

¥300,000 - ¥450,000 yearly
  • Daystar Academy
  • Beijing, China
  • Apr 09, 2021
Middle School, High School Design Technology

Job Description

Using Daystar's Planning Framework, our teachers:

• Plan scaffolded and differentiated learning experiences aligned with clear standards-based outcomes
• Utilize varied and effective instructional and assessment strategies, including structured and guided inquiry approaches and problem-based learning, to engage all students in rigorous, meaningful, and authentic learning
• Utilize standards-aligned formative and summative assessment data to inform instructional planning and delivery
• Engage in reflective practice and professional development aimed at improving classroom practice
• Collaboratively plan with Chinese and English colleagues within and across disciplines

Beyond classroom academic instruction, our teachers:

• Create a safe and supportive classroom environment that encourages critical and creative thinking
• Communicate effectively with all Daystar community stakeholders, including students, parents, colleagues, and administrators
• Support whole-child development as homeroom advisors and/or projects supervisors (e.g. MYP Community/Personal Projects, Extended Essays)
• Collaboratively plan and participate in co-curricular activities and events
• Other duties, as assigned by the Secondary School Principal

Contract Type


Expected candidates from countries/areas like

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

Specific Teaching/Career Certificates Required

• Possess a strong foundation in Design Technology (including digital design, manufacturing, and robotics) and best instructional practices (required)

• English as a mother tongue (required)

• Bachelor's degree (required); Master's degree (preferred)

• Valid teaching certificate or proof of qualified teacher status (required)

• Experience working in a bilingual setting (preferred)

• Must be open-minded and demonstrate an interest in living in China and working at a school committed to developing bilingual and bicultural students

Common Benefits

Annual Paid Leaves, Annual Physical Examination, Commercial Insurance, Free Meals, Professional Trainings

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