Chemistry 11 & 12 and Science 10 Teacher

  • Canada Horizon International Education Inc
  • START DATE: 31/08/2018
  • Lanzhou, Gansu, China
  • CONTRACT TYPE: Annual Contract
  • Asia
Teaching / Faculty Jobs K-12 School

Job Overview

LOCSS is the only British Columbia Offshore School in Central China. It is certified to offer the BC program from Grade 10 through to Grade 12 Graduation.  Of our 42 Grade 12 Graduates recently, 34 are attending the UofA, and UofT, the remainder are attending other Canadian and International Universities. We expect approximately 155 students for 2018 - 2019.  

We are located on the campus with a Chinese private school of 3,500 students (Grade 7 – 12), also with high academic standards and excellent resources and facilities.

We are an exciting school creating traditions as we grow in Lanzhou, Gansu, China. 

We are located along the famous Silk Road, and the well known Yellow River.


A competitive starting salary includes bonuses for returning each September, following your first year at LOCSS.

Salary depends on academic background and experience. Salaries start at $50,000+ CAD and depending on qualifications and experience, range to a maximum of $75,000 CAD. 

Return airfare allowance is also provided, and teacher retains the unused portion. Plus an additional travel bonus of $500 CAD, for the mid-school year vacation. Other benefits include:

  • Free Medical insurance in China
  • Rent Free, furnished brand new and modern new 2 bedroom apartment - teacher pays for utilities. Internet and TV are free.
  • LOCSS is in session from the first week of September to end of June.
  • There is a 5 week paid vacation to celebrate the Chinese New Year in January/February.
  • In October, a 3 day LOCSS BC Teacher vacation/field trip to the Gobi Desert is arranged every second year – accommodation, travel and food paid by the school.
  • School owned laptop for use while a teacher at LOCSS.
  • Annual salary increase.


All BC academic courses are taught by Certified Teachers, living and working full-time at our school in Lanzhou, Gansu, China. We welcome newly graduated student-teachers and teachers with extensive experience. We have an 8 block timetable, teachers teach 6 blocks, and have 2 blocks for preparation time.

Candidates should have native English proficiency and BC teaching certification.

Additional Details

Our Accreditation

Our school is inspected and annually Certified by BC Ministry of Education Inspectors.

LOCSS Courses

All BC academic courses meet the credit requirements of the BC Graduation Program, and are fully taught in English. The BC Graduation Program is recognized as one of the top educational programs in the world. 

Our Students

Our students are enthusiastic, successful, happy and cooperative. Their post secondary-graduation objective is to be accepted as a student at a major Canadian University.

We are looking for knowledgeable, creative, teachers who are passionate about student learning and teaching, to be a continuing part of creating student success, and long lasting traditions in our four year old school.

Employer Description

Our school was established in 2013. Our high school is a boarding school operating on a large campus,  with western styled classrooms (projectors and whiteboards), labs and special purpose teaching areas, library, cafeteria, and dormitories. School website is: http://www.locss.com/en/


If you are an energetic and committed professional, have a sense of humor - and look forward to making a difference with motivated and achieving students and an active, happy and competent professional staff,  then please contact us asap.

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