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Drama Teacher-NAS Beijing
Nord Anglia School, Beijing Fangshan

Job reference: 010410

Location: Nord Anglia School, Beijing Fangshan

Closing date: 31/05/2021

Department: Teaching

Drama Teacher of whole school


About Nord Anglia Education


Nord Anglia Education (NAE) is the world’s leading premium schools organisation, with 68 schools located across dozens of countries in the Americas, Europe, China, Southeast Asia, India and the Middle East. Together, our schools educate over 67,000 students from kindergarten through to the end of secondary school.


Our philosophy for education rests on the 4 pillars of creativity, wellbeing, excellent academic outcomes and global connectedness. These are delivered through innovative use of educational technology to create a 21st Century, personalised, learning experience for all students.


Every parent wants the best for their child — so do we. NAE schools deliver high quality, transformational education and ensure excellent academic outcomes by going beyond traditional learning. Our global scale enables us to recruit and retain world-leading teachers and to offer unforgettable experiences through global and regional events, while our engaging learning environments ensure all of our students love coming to school.


https://www.nordangliaeducation.com/careers/working-for-us


About our school


Nord Anglia School Beijing, Fang Shan (NAS Beijing), offers students a creative, challenging and rewarding learning experience. 


Opened in September 2019, NAS Beijing provides state of the art, world-class teaching, and a learning environment with a total student capacity of 1728. Utilizing a unique blended learning experience, NAS Beijing offers the best of eastern and western education resources and philosophies for students aged 6-18. The bilingual programme is based on the Chinese national curriculum blended with globally respected international teaching pedagogy and education resources. Located in the Fang Shan District of Beijing, the school has world class facilities that complement our innovative approach.


Our Schools

Each Nord Anglia Education school is unique in character and designed to meet the needs of its community. We are united by our philosophy, to be ambitious for our students, our people and our family of schools. We believe that being part of our family of 68 schools gives them a special advantage. Working together, we can achieve more than we can individually. Our schools have access to a wide range of resources and support to enhance their success. We also create unique opportunities to benefit our students and people, such as the Global Campus, Nord Anglia University, and our collaborations with The Juilliard School, MIT, UNICEF and King’s College London.


Global academic results for the 2019/20 academic year

The 19/20 academic year was the strongest for Nord Anglia ever in terms of A-levels, IBDP and GCSE


IB

Our IB diploma pass rate was 96.9%

Global point average of 34.4      

Six perfect 45 scores (from ICS Madrid, NAS Dubai, BIS Ho Chi Minh City and three from Oakridge in India)

14 Nord Anglia schools had a perfect 100% pass rate

1,386 IB candidates in total – 15.8% achieved 40 points and above


A-levels             

44% A*-A grades, an increase of 5% from last year

Global pass rate of 98.5%, up from 97.5% in the previous year

All but two of our schools offering the A-level curriculum achieved a pass rate of 100%.


I/GCSE

94% A*-C grades

55.6% A*-A grades


About the role


We’ll look to you to promote high expectations for our students, designing learning activities that are aligned to our school’s international curriculum and creating a learning culture where there are no limits to what can be achieved. You will foster an environment of respect within the classroom, facilitating learning through questioning and discussion.


About you

Able to adapt quickly to our fast-paced international environment, you will possess a university degree, a recognised teaching qualification and considerable teaching experience. Committed and creative, you will be reflective on your own teaching and student outcomes, seeking out and implementing new ideas and innovative methods to raise the school’s level of achievement.


Keen to collaborate and share your specialist expertise, you will be a fitting ambassador for the school. You will communicate with confidence across diverse audiences and situations, using your expertise to build strong relationships with parents and students. You will also be able to meet visa-related restrictions for China, including Criminal Check, Reference Letter of over four years' experience, holding a bachelor’s degree, etc.


Benefits

When you join a Nord Anglia Education school, you join a global community of 14,000 people working together to support our students’ success. We offer you unsurpassed opportunities to innovate and develop best practice across our family, to access extensive professional development, and to gain exceptional experience and career development in our schools. At Nord Anglia, you will have opportunities to progress more, learn more, and collaborate more.


We offer unparalleled career and development opportunities that come with being part of our global organisation. Our online Nord Anglia University unites our team by harnessing the collective expertise of peers in an exchange of knowledge, ideas and best practice. We also provide extensive professional development through Nord Anglia University to ensure that our teachers don’t just maintain their skills, they develop at the cutting edge of educational thinking.


Our world-renowned collaborations with The Juilliard School, MIT, UNICEF and King’s College London, offers our teachers unrivalled access to leading experts in their fields. We also offer selected candidates from our staff worldwide an opportunity to earn their Executive Master’s in International Education in an exclusive collaboration with King’s College London.


Alongside great training and a competitive package, you’ll enjoy the chance to live and work in one of the world’s most vibrant cities.


As a Nord Anglia Education teacher, you enjoy the following benefits:

  • A fast-paced, global experience so that you can progress on a global scale
  • An enabling environment founded on creativity, challenge and collaboration
  • A culture that is fair and consultative 
  • Unique opportunities to grow professionally and develop your career


Selection Process


The closing date for application is May 31,2021.  Due to global travel restrictions, all interviews will be conducted via MS Teams or online video calls.  There will be three stages of interview, including a panel interview.  


Start Date: August 1, 2021


Given the rapidly changing situation with regard to the Coronavirus outbreak in globally, we would like to make your aware of the following information regarding to the how to entry to China:

  • Recognised formal teaching qualification is desirable.
  • In view of travel restrictions globally, we prefer that the candidates are in China now.
  • And if candidates are out of China, we recommend you to fully cooperate with us to ensure that you could provide all support documents  in related with your visa application( Including but not limited to Proof of nucleic acid detection within valid) upon you accept offer , follow the travel advice based on the latest travel policy in associate with coronavirus , a 14 day self-quarantine in china government designated hotel and additional 7 day home-quarantine may be required for traveling to China or may change over the coming days.
  • We are closely monitoring government and official advice and will update you should this change.


At Nord Anglia Education we are committed to providing a world class, safe, happy environment in which children and young people are able to thrive and learn. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our pupils irrespective of race, ability, religion, gender or culture.


All post holders in regulated activity (having regular unsupervised contact with children) are subject to appropriate national and international vetting procedures including satisfactory criminal record checks from both your country of residence/birth and any country of residence within the last 10 years.



 

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