Full time, International (non-UK based)
Wuxi Dipont School of Arts and Science (formerly Nanwai King’s College School) is seeking an Early Years Teacherto join a learning community that integrates the best of international and Chinese education.
Background Wuxi Dipont School of Arts and Science opened in September 2018 with 750 pupils and has a curent enrolment of just under 2,000 students. This remarkable growth is testament to the quality of the school, its exciting vision and the support of partners, parents and the wider community.
About the school Location The school is located in Binhu District, an area that preserves the historic character of canal-front public spaces, lake scenery and open parkland with high quality residential, business, retail and recreational facilities.
Facilities An open-plan interior design supports flexible and progressive learning while fostering a sense of real belonging to the whole kindergarten. The accompanying outdoor environment encourages play, exploration and collaboration to encourage a sense of comradery and adventure in our students.
Curriculum Our bilingual kindergarten offers an activities-based curriculum delivered in both Chinese and English for pupils aged 3-6 years. Seamless interdisciplinary education is intertwined with an introduction to core critical skillsets.
About Dipont Education We have been at the forefront of international education in China for more than thirty years. We employ over 400 expat teachers and have more than 6,000 students enrolled in our high school programs, partnered with some of the best schools in the country. Our independent schools across China are model examples of what a fusion of Chinese and Western pedagogy can become.
Professional development includes a thorough orientation for new staff as well as ongoing contact with experts in the field. Internal career path opportunities are open to capable and high performing educators, with the potential to move into curricula or program management roles.
A formal teaching qualification
Experience in early years or lower primary education
An interest in progressive early education and a growth mindset
The ability to work collaboratively and contribute to the development of an outstanding school
Highly competitive salary levels
High quality housing
Annual return airfare for employee and dependents
Medical insurance for employee and dependents
Full tuition support for employees with school-age children
up to 48K GBP + flights, accommodation & health insurance
Nursery Teacher, Early Years Practitioner, Early Years Teacher, Pre-school Teacher
Dipont Education is at the forefront of changing the way education is thought about and delivered in China. Driven by its mission to provide quality education that equips young people for success, Dipont has been a pioneer in the development and localization of international education since the 1990s.
Years of exploration, partnered with experimentation, have given Dipont a rich insight into China’s K–12 educational landscape, and a unique and innovative approach.
Through establishing and managing schools with elite Chinese and international partners, Dipont has built a strong reputation for its ability to balance eastern and western educational philosophies.
In the years to come, Dipont will continue to offer quality international programs, engage partners and stakeholders in meaningful dialogue about education, and ultimately, drive positive changes in China’s K–12 sector.