Teaching Fellow, Secondary Division (Grades 6-9)

Avenues The World School Shenzhen

Job Overview

Position: Teaching Fellow, Secondary Division

Location: Shenzhen, China

Start Date: August 2022



· Develop and support students with individualized learning plans

· Assist teachers with academic activities both inside and outside the classroom

· Help develop individualized learning plans for students

· Support individual students’ maturation and development, targeting support to address individual needs

· Step in and back up any teaching activities when needed

· Deeply connect with students, colleagues and parents to uphold a culture of welcome, safety and respect

· Invoke a robust learning atmosphere that leads students to value being at school and feel part of a rigorous and joyful learning community

· Inspire trust and confidence among parents and families

· Participate actively in ongoing, intensive professional learning



· Student teaching or equivalent experience with students from grades 6-9

· Profound commitment to ensuring and nurturing students’ wellbeing

· Highly effective collaborator, eager to listen deeply, contribute to a team and achieve goals together

· Enthusiastically seek opportunities to learn, to develop the craft of teaching and to contribute to an innovative school environment

· Very resourceful and adaptive, eager to embrace constant change, growth and learning

· Bachelor’s degree; graduate degree in education or related field is ideal

· Native Chinese speaker with professional fluency in English



· Unparalleled career growth opportunities across multiple global campuses, including a well-defined career pathway 

· The thrill of a start-up, where everyone helps to build and improve, within an organization with global reach, ample resources and proven results

· Frequent feedback, ongoing coaching and top-notch, job-embedded professional learning

· Competitive rewards package, wellness resources, relocation support (as needed), and other benefits to best support you and keep you healthy and happy

· A beautiful, uplifting, student-centric school environment

· A chance to change the world of education as part of a global community spanning three continents


Apply through the Careers section at https://www.avenues.org/en/careers. Be sure to include a letter of application, in English, in which you thoughtfully explain why you believe that this role at Avenues Shenzhen would be an excellent match for your experience, skills and passions. If you have any questions, please email careers-sz@avenueschina.cn.  



Avenues is deeply committed to diversity, equity and inclusion throughout our organization. We strive to uphold a culture in which every colleague feels that they belong, are trusted, and are valued. We welcome applications from candidates of all backgrounds, and strongly encourage candidates from traditionally underrepresented communities or groups to apply. Avenues offers competitive compensation and a generous benefits package.


Avenues upholds the highest standards for safeguarding the physical and emotional wellbeing of children. As an essential aspect of this commitment, all offers are contingent upon successful completion of careful reference and background checks.

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Company Information
  • Total Jobs 58 Jobs
  • Location Shenzhen
  • Full Address 8 Kehua Road, Nanshan District, Shenzhen, Guangdong Province, China
  • Homepage URL www.avenues.org/sz/
  • School Type International School