Working at GIS

Early Childhood and Primary Educators

The Garden International School (TGIS), a progressive and rapidly growing international school in Guangzhou, China requires professional and skilled teachers for children ages between 2 and 12 years of age. 
TGIS currently consists of one Primary School and one Kindergarten on separate sites in the south of the city. Both schools are led by an experienced international school director, with a supportive Board. The Kindergarten is established in Early Years, and is an IB candidate school that offers an inquiry-based, bi-lingual (Mandarin/English) education to both local and international students. Primary School opened in September 2016 and already has almost 300 students on roll.

Vacancies for August 2018

  • Early Childhood and Primary Class teachers
  • Subject Specialists
  • EAL specialists
We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, qualified, fluent English-speaking Early Childhood and Primary Class teachers and specialists.  Successful experience of EAL will be a significant advantage. 
Overseas teachers will co-teach with an excellent Chinese teacher. Must be committed to working in a dynamic environment. 
Candidate must be able to be eligible to register as an overseas teacher working in China (holding a Bachelor or Masters degree in Education, Art/Music and/or Music Education, Post Graduate Certificate in Education, or Post Graduate Diploma in Education, ideally with two years of working experience, and appropriate criminal records clearance). 
Successful applicants will be employed on an initial 24-month contract (with possibility of renewal).The employment package will include:
  • A competitive salary
  • Annual flights
  • Health Insurance 
  • Accommodation allowance
  • End of contract bonus
Start Date:
Wednesday, August 15, 2018
To apply: Applicants should email their CV, including a recent photograph and two professional referees Applicants should email their CV, including the names and email addresses of two professional referees (one of which must be current Headteacher, Principal or supervisor as applicable), and covering letter to Ms. Amanda Huang, PA to the School Director – by December 15th 2017. Interviews will take place in London in early January 2018 in person or via Skype.
Only short-listed candidates will receive further details.

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