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The successful candidate will play a key role in the continued development of English Language and Literature at Wellington College in Shanghai in both the Upper Prep School (Years 6 – 8) and the Senior School (Years 9 – 13).
The candidates should have experience of teaching English Language and Literature as part of the English National Curriculum, to IGCSE with IB or A Level an advantage. Experience of teaching students for whom English is an additional language is beneficial but not essential.
The English Language and Literature teacher will have the responsibility for the planning and teaching of the subject to the designated class, the content of each lesson being determined by the Head of English (Senior/Prep). The teacher will ensure that the subject is delivered in a way that provides coverage, progression and continuity. The teacher will also be required to carry out other such duties the Master may reasonably direct from time to time. He/she is expected to display the highest standards of professionalism in his/her teaching and in his/her relationships with colleagues and parents.
The teacher must ensure that a good learning environment is provided for the teaching of English Language and Literature, and that the pupils develop a positive attitude to the subject within the College. The teacher must present lessons in a structured and co-ordinated manner with due regard to the ability of the pupils and the curriculum targets of the particular year group.
The teacher will also be expected to contribute to the pastoral life of the school either as a Prep school or Senior School house tutor.
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