Academic Science Teacher

  • Maple Leaf Education North America
  • START DATE: 16/08/2019
  • China
  • Asia
Teaching / Faculty Jobs K-12 Schools

Job Overview

Current Vacancy: Academic Science (Physics/Chem/Bio/Environmental) Teacher
Vacancy Location(s):

Maple Leaf International School – Dalian
Maple Leaf International School – Henan
Maple Leaf International School – Xi’an
Maple Leaf International School – Zhenjiang

About Maple Leaf

Maple Leaf Educational Systems is the first and largest BC Offshore School system in China with schools now located in Dalian, Wuhan, Tianjin, Chongqing, Zhenjiang, Luoyang, Shanghai, Shenzhen, Yancheng, Hainan, Xi’an and Yiwu. Our schools are all located on purpose built campuses with classrooms, labs, student dormitories, cafeterias, gyms, and outdoor playing fields. Many campuses also have on-site teacher apartments.

Maple Leaf schools range is size from about 250 students to over 2800 students. Our newer schools have smaller numbers but are built to grow and are growing fast.

We welcome high school and elementary teachers to apply. While the majority of our students are studying in the BC high school program we also have Foreign Nationals Schools offering the BC K – 9 program in Dalian, Wuhan and Yiwu.
Our system continues to grow with new locations to be announced soon. Join our team of over 400 BC certified teachers and administrators today and begin your amazing professional journey in China.

Teaching Duties

Maple Leaf teachers perform duties in an academically oriented international school. These include:

• Providing quality classroom instruction using a variety of teaching strategies;
• Effectively managing classrooms and supervise students
• Preparing plans including course overviews, unit plans and lesson plans
• Working collaboratively with colleagues to develop and share instructional materials
• Using a variety of formative and summative assessments
• Fulfilling professional duties in a timely manner
• Contributing to a strong school culture
• Presenting a professional manner and a positive role model for students
• Demonstrating flexibility in dealing with the changing demands as conditions dictate

Maple Leaf Teaching Advantage

• Teach the BC curriculum in China
• System wide and school based professional development opportunities
• Live and work with Canadian colleagues
• Experience personal and professional growth
• System wide Technology Conferences and Curriculum Team meetings providing best
practices in a collaborative environment
• 9 System Curriculum Co-ordinators and 56 Department Heads providing professional
development leadership
• Low cost of living in China
• Transition support from home country to China
• Personal freight allowance when returning to home country at the conclusion of
employment with MLES
• Explore career advancement opportunities
• Teach academically motivated students – 100% of MLES graduates attend post
secondary institutions throughout the world
• Enjoy a rich cultural environment
• Opportunities for saving and travel throughout Asia and SouthEast Asia
• Annual winter (Spring Festival) vacation for 4 weeks
• Annual summer vacation of 6 weeks
• National Holiday vacation for 1 week in early October
• 1 week vacation in early May

Maple Leaf Benefits

• Competitive 10 step salary grid from $50,500 CAD to $70,000 CAD
• One full step on the salary grid for every previous year of certified teaching
• Allowance for yearly return flights
• MSH International Premium Medical Plan for teacher and dependents in China
• Work Permit and Visa fees paid
• Teacher referral program of $500 CAD per successful referral
• Orientation and settling-in assistance and allowance
• Financially supported M.Ed. programs at Lakeahead U (Ontario) and Royal Roads U
(British Columbia)
• Salary paid directly to bank account for 12 months of the year
• Employment contract renewal bonus
• Participation in Stock Option Incentive Plan
• Basic Immunization fees covered
• Additional baggage allowance on first flight into China
• Financially supported campus transfer benefit
• Sick Leave, Bereavement Leave, Maternity/Paternity Leave benefits
• MLES School tuition discount for school aged children of teachers

To apply, send a resume to Don McCahill, Teacher Recruitment Manager at:
or visit the "Employment" tab at

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