Senior High Geography Teacher

Guangdong,Foshan Guangdong Country Garden School 2018.05.15





School: Guangdong Country Garden School

Location: Foshan, Guangdong

Department: International High School Section

Reports to: Head of Department


Key Job Specifications:


Skills and Experience:

Performance Responsibilities:

  • Undertake a designated program of teaching and schemes of work for geography across all key stages

  • Teach consistently high quality lessons

  • Be a role model for students, inspiring them to be actively interested in geography

  • Prioritize and manage time effectively, ensuring continued professional development in line with role

  • Show great individual care and support for the students, promoting learning styles that cater to individual differences to provide engagement in rigorous, relevant, and significant learning

  • Initiate, facilitate, and moderate classroom discussions

  • Establish clear instructional objectives, making use of core teaching resources and materials

  • Assess and analyse student progress to inform instruction and provide constructive feedback to promote students’ progress towards standards

  • Keep abreast of developments in their field by reading current literature, talking with colleagues, and participating in professional conferences

  • Respect, appreciate and understand differences in learning and school culture

  • Work cooperatively with colleagues/administrators as it pertains to specific grade levels and programs

  • Be accountable and a positive advocate for all management decisions

  • Attend staff meetings, teacher workdays and recommended professional development activities

  • Contribute to afterschool activities on a regular basis

  • Perform additional duties as assigned by the Principal or Head of Department

The performance responsibilities are designed to outline primary duties, qualifications and job scope, but not limit the employee to only the work identified. It is the expectation of the school that each employee will offer his/her services wherever and whenever necessary to ensure the success of the organization.


About the School:

Guangdong Country Garden School (GCGS; Chinesename: 广东碧桂园学校), is a private co-ed boarding school in Shunde District, just south of Guangzhou and at the heart of the Pearl River Delta in Guangdong province. The school is fortunate to be situated in a safe, attractive and clear air environment with accessibility to international airports and the cities of Guangzhou, Macau and Hong Kong. GCGS has an area of 33 hectares with around 4,300 students on campus, aged 3 to 18.

There are approximately 600 teachers includingover 500 Chinese teachers and around 100 international teachers. Facilitiesinclude libraries, hi-tech laboratories with 3D printers, an observatory, tworunning tracks and swimming pools, all situated in a beautiful greenenvironment.

GCGS was founded in 1994 and was the first school to be founded within the Bright Scholar Education Group. It offers a wide range of well-established curricula including the IB's PYP, MYP and DP, CIE's IGCSE and A Level, Advanced Placement, and Sino-Canadian, Sino-Australian and International Foundation Diploma Programmes. GCGS hols high academic expectations for their students and many of its graduates are admitted to leading universities around the world.

Please visit http://bgy.gd.cn/ for further information about the school.


About Bright Scholar Education Group:

Bright Scholar Education Group is a NYSE-listed (ticker: BEDU) education group based out of Foshan, China. Bright Scholar operates in 8 Chinese provinces and the 2 municipalities of Beijing and Shanghai and covers a diverse portfolio of business areas including K-12 international and bilingual education, training education and education technology. Currently, Bright Scholar employs over 6,000 domestic and international staff and caters to more than 30,000 students. Bright Scholar international schools offer numerous international curricula including IB (PYP, MYP and DP), Cambridge IGCSE and A-levels, AP Program, and IFY programmes.


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