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Head Teacher for Athena in Shenzhen

China - Shenzhen
CNY 20000 - 23000 per month
Full Time

Job Description

Company: Athena Academy
Department: Athena Academy Center Team
Position: Head Teacher

Job Responsibilities:

Management (30%)
• Pro-actively oversee and implement Athena curricula, screener and placement processes.
• Pro-actively oversee and implement Athena standards for student monitoring, assessment, feedback and reporting.
• Pro-actively oversee teachers’ academic administration documents (i.e. lesson plans and course files).
• Share teaching resources with colleagues at other Athena centers.

• Help to organize teacher training workshops that respond to both individual teacher, center and company needs.
• Implement Athena standards for teacher appraisal, including scheduled lesson evaluations, check-in sessions and setting of individual objectives.
• Maintain updated and accurate records of individual teacher training and observations.
• Mentor and coach individual teacher to help them achieve their development goals.

• Support ongoing curriculum development of courses by retaining and sharing teaching resources and occasionally developing new resources under direction of Head Teacher/Academic Management.
• Organize and co-lead focused and action-oriented weekly meetings with center staff and teachers.
• Complete all academic reporting as assigned by Head Teacher/Academic Management.
• Conduct interviews of new teachers along with Center Manager, reporting feedback to HR.
• Support the Centre Manager with marketing events when needed.

Teaching (70%)
• Set high expectations that inspire, motivate and challenge students.
• Plan and teach outstanding and engaging lessons that meet course syllabus goals and objectives while applying Athena teaching approaches.
• Effectively deploy a range of strategies to manage and develop the classroom environment to create a welcoming, open, effective and positive learning environment.
• Differentiate class instruction, activities and resources in order to maximise learning opportunities for all learners.
• Apply appropriate forms of assessment to monitor student progress.
• Provide timely and effective student feedback.
• Update, maintain and submit a record of attendance, assessment and lesson planning using Athena course files.
• Write student reports and participate in teacher-parent meetings as per Athena Guidelines.
• Conduct student screeners and placement as per Athena guidelines.


About the company
Athena Academy is the subsidiary of Elite K-12 International Education Group. We adopt the US Common Core Standard and the teaching methodologies of Project-based Learning (PBL) in designing our programs. Our aim is to provide our students opportunities in not only learning Academic English, but also acquiring the soft-skills of critical thinking, collaboration, communication, problem solving and creativity, which will enable them to adapt and enhance their own capacity in this constantly changing 21st century.

Requirements

Minimum Qualifications & Experience
• Bachelor’s degree in either Arts or Sciences. Preference currently given to candidates with an English, Education or Science major.
• A teaching qualification such as CELTA, TESOL, ideally at postgraduate level.
• Experience of developing own lesson plans and resources while working towards set goals and objectives.
• 3-4 years of teaching experience, ideally related to the teaching of reading, writing and/or general English courses and/or 6-9 months Senior Teacher experience at Athena Academy.

Essential Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
• Excellent understanding of good classroom practice and key principles of child learning.
• Ability to effectively collaborate with others to achieve desired outcomes.
• Strong organizational skills and time management skills; ability to be flexible and solve problems.
• Experience in managing multiple tasks and the ability to deal positively with obstacles to progress.
• Excellent ability to communicate through verbal and written means with individuals and small groups at all levels of the organization.

Desired Qualifications, Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
• Holds a postgraduate qualification in an education-related discipline, with post-qualification experience.
• Strong understanding and application of educational concepts and learning principles to classroom practice.
• Experience of effectively managing a team.
• Experience of managing and collaborating across departments and/or locations.
• Experience and competence with digital technology in the classroom.
• Prior experience with teaching programming, electronics and technology.
• Prior experience at English training centres.
• Prior experience in international departments and/or international school settings.
• Prior experience with IB PYP, Inquiry-based learning, Project-based learning.

Benefits

Salary Package & Benefits
1.Competitive monthly salary :20,000-23,000RMB/month, open to talk according to teachers experience and background.
2. Monthly housing allowance(2000-4000RMB)
3.Sonspered Z visa
4.Annual bonus: up to 110% one-month salary (based on performance)
5.10 days paid annual leave + statutory holidays
6.Top level global medical insurance: MSH
7.Annual flight allowance 6000RMB
8.Provide help for finding a suitable apartment
9.7 nights free accommodation upon first arrival
10.Other welfares

Categories

Education

Functions

Teaching

Skills

Academic English, English

Language Requirements

English

Education Degree

Bachelor's Degree

Visa Support

Yes

Only Candidates from this countries can apply:

Australia, Canada, United Kingdom, Ireland, New Zealand, United States, South Africa

Date Posted: 2019-01-09

Date Modified: 2019-01-09

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  • Industry: Education
  • Type: Joint Venture

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