Due to our upcoming move to the new campus and expansion in student numbers, we have the following vacancies:

(Along with your CV, please submit a brief letter of introduction providing examples that demonstrate some of the stated personal attributes; send both the letter and CV to

Qualification Requirements for Teachers:

  • A degree in your area of expertise.
  • A teaching qualification (PGCE, BEd or equivalent).
  • 2 years teaching experience in the relevant area.

Personal Attributes:

  • Prioritizes teaching and learning that challenges high achieving students. 
  • Is a team-player.
  • Is motivated to acquire new skills and develop as a teacher.
  • Promotes safeguarding and wellbeing.
  • Contributes positively to the college culture.

General Information:

The regular working week is Monday – Friday, 08:00 – 16:30 (early finish at 15:00 on Fridays).  Of the 48 x 40 minute periods in the week, normal contact time for a teacher is 24. Teachers also have 6 periods of personal time fixed into their timetables when they do not need to be at work. Teaching staff at SCIE are also expected to offer one hour after school of extra-curricular activity each week. Our school year is August to mid-June with all Chinese holidays (including 1 week for October National Day and 3 weeks for Chinese New Year) plus 2 weeks Christmas holiday.

This is according to our published salary scale, plus apartment provided, full international medical cover (self + dependent) and annual flight allowance (self + spouse).


It is an exciting time for the school as we move to a new campus for 2020-21 to facilitate an expansion from 900 students to 2000 within 3 years; next year we expect that the number will increase to approximately 1350.

The new campus, like the current one, is located downtown in Futian district and next to Antuo Shan Metro Station.  There will be purpose-built staff accomodations at the site with easy transit directly outside.

Find Your Career

In this exciting period of development as we expand from 1650 to 2000 students in our new campus, we are looking for strong teachers with experience at A Level in the following subject areas to join the team:

Position Starting Date: 01/08/2024

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