English teacher (English 10, 11 and 12) An Ability to teach social studies or Physical Education would be an asset but is not required.
Teachers who are employed must possess a valid BC Teaching Certificate or be in the process of obtaining this certification. If you have a teaching certification from a province other than BC normally you will be eligible for a BC teaching certificate an a Chinese work visa. Our program has teachers who were trained and taught in many Canadian provinces. Teachers certified in jurisdictions outside of Canada may also be eligible for BC Certification. Information about certification can be found at https://www.bcteacherregulation.ca
State of the art campus in beautiful Suzhou, China
Grade 10 to 12 BC Program for 200 Chinese and international students who plan to attend post-secondary institutions in Canada or another western country after graduation. Instruction in the program is in English and is provided by BC certified teachers who follow the BC Curriculum leading to Dogwood Graduation Diploma. The BC Program is fully certified and is subject to annual inspections by the BC Ministry of Education. The current campus was established five years ago and the facilities on the campus have been developed each year. The BC program moved into a new building in September 2014. Classrooms offer Internet connection, white boards, wide screen televisions and individually controlled heating and air conditioning.
Why Teach at Our School:
Teachers initially choose to teach at our school as a result of our strong reputation and location in one of China’s most beautiful and prosperous cities. Many of our teachers are recruited by ‘word of mouth’ through existing teachers and administration staff. They are attracted by very generous salary and benefits package with significant signing bonuses. Teachers tend to stay on at the school because they enjoy the community and its many amenities. They appreciate the proximity to Shanghai and the ability to easily travel by fast train or by air to all parts of Asia from nearby national and international airports. The attractive compensation package offered by the school and the stability of our administration are other reasons. Our teachers also appreciate the opportunity to teach motivated and well-supported in a modern environment.