Foreign Teachers Recruitment, Western International School of Shanghai

Western International School of Shanghai

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Employer: Western International School of Shanghai (website)



Thank you for your interest in working at the Western International School of Shanghai. We invite you to join our warm and welcoming WISS community. We believe in a student-centered approach to learning, where our staff truly cares about the development, growth, and success of each WISS student. The Western International School of Shanghai hires highly qualified teachers who are caring and compassionate. All positions require that applicants be experienced, certified professionals in their field, speak English fluently, be physically fit, and be able to pass a criminal background check. Salary and benefit packages are competitive. Please check our job openings below regularly for updates on employment opportunities.


The Western International School of Shanghai (WISS) is a leading international school in Shanghai. WISS is the only full continuum IB World School offering the four programmes of the International Baccalaureate (IB): the Primary Years Programme (IBPYP), the Middle Years Programme (IBMYP), the Diploma Programme (IBDP), and the Career-related Programme (IBCP).

WISS cultivates healthy, balanced, confident, and ethical people. We strive to challenge and stimulate students to inquire, wonder, discover, and create each day; and aim to send into the world brave, compassionate, internationally minded global citizens with the skill and intellect to help shape the future. We pride ourselves on our caring community and our ability to engage and inspire our young people.

Located in the west of Shanghai, WISS has a warm and caring community with a student body made up of over 50 nationalities. We have set ourselves apart with unique programs and initiatives that help students to explore and further their passions.

Professional Development

At WISS, we believe learning is as important for our staff as it benefits our students. Professional development for our teaching staff is a priority. Our teachers are given various opportunities for professional development, both on campus and around the world, such as:

  • Personal PD
  • In-School PD
  • Professional Learning Opportunities (PLO)/Job-alikes
  • Peer Observations
  • Collaborative Instructional Rounds
  • Teaching Skill Shares
  • Teacher Research Groups
  • Webinars
  • Online Courses
  • Participation in a Personal Learning Network (PLN)
  • IB, ACAMIS and ISTA workshops


WISS is conveniently located in New Hongqiao, mere minutes away from the HongQiao Hub, Hongqiao International Airport and Railway Station, metro lines (2 and 17), and the bustling National Exhibition and Convention Center (NECC).

Our beloved XuJing offers the quiet, lush green spaces of residential compounds with easy access to downtown Shanghai just 30 minutes away.

The area offers an abundance of dining and family entertainment options minutes from your door.  Children’s play areas, parks,  Starbucks, movie theaters, outdoor dining, and even authentic Italian cuisine.

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  • Total Jobs 1 Jobs
  • Location Shanghai
  • Full Address 555 Lian Min Road, Xujing Town, Qing Pu District, Shanghai, PRC
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  • School Type International School