Teaching in China with Dipont Education provides an opportunity to work with highly-motivated students in top-notch schools while experiencing all the adventures that China has to offer. Opportunities exist for elementary, middle, and high school teachers who have at least two years of full time teaching experience. Classes are delivered entirely in English, so no Chinese language ability is required. Join hundreds of other English-speaking teachers on an incredible teaching adventure in China with Dipont.
Why work in China with Dipont?
The students in our centers are some of most focused, driven, and disciplined students you will ever encounter. Our students are preparing to attend university outside of China, predominantly in the United Kingdom and the United States. Every year we have students accepted to schools such as Cambridge, Oxford, Stanford, Penn, Duke, Cornell, and many other top universities.
Capable, enthusiastic teachers receive a tremendous amount of respect and appreciation in China.
The competitive salary along with the housing allowance and low cost of living provide the opportunity to save a sizable percentage of your salary while fully enjoying life in China
China’s long and rich history, its energetic and engaging people, and the intriguing cultural differences make it a rewarding experience. Ease of transportation and ample vacation time make all of China, actually all of Asia, easily accessible to you.
From the moment you sign your contract, local Dipont staff will help you with navigating the immigration process, finding a place to live, setting up utilities and many other life needs. Transitioning to China will prove remarkably easy.
Who We Are:
Dipont is the leading provider of international curricula in China. We offer Advanced Placement (AP), A-level (British curriculum) and International Baccalaureate (IB) programs.
We directly manage international programs in many of the best high schools in China, and as of September 2018 we operate two of our own K-12 schools with 2 more set to open by 2020 (with more to follow).
All of our students will go to university abroad; most of them in Top 100 schools.
Salary, Benefits and Contract:
The first contract is a two-year contract. Renewals are for one year at a time.
Salaries are competitive based on qualifications and experience and provide a high standard of living in China.
International-quality health insurance is provided.
The initial flight to China will be reimbursed.
Teachers receive one round-trip flight per academic year during the first two-year contract. In the third and subsequent years, you will receive two round trip flights in most centers.
A housing allowance is provided, which will cover a comfortable two or three bedroom apartment close to your school.
A bonus upon completion of the first two-year contract and annually thereafter.
Requirements and Qualifications:
Bachelors’ degree or above, candidates with appropriate teaching qualifications are preferred;
Relevant teaching experience, with over 2 years’ related full-time teaching experience
Good team player with excellent communication skills.
Opportunities for Professional Development and Advancement:
We start each academic year with the Annual Conference, which is a two-day in-service training event.
Dipont has a team of Academic Quality Managers (AQMs) who are curriculum specialists in the areas of math, science, humanities, and English. This team provides professional development training throughout the year. The AQM team also organizes subject panels (teams of interested and high-performing teachers) that meet throughout the year and work on curriculum development.
Teachers are regularly sent to curriculum training in their respective curriculum (AP, A-level, and IB) to keep up to date in the latest developments in their curricular area.
Mid and upper management level positions are available to Dipont staff. We look to hire from within first. Positions include heads of department, IB coordinators, Center Principals, Academic Quality Managers, and senior staff.
For More Information:
Visit the Dipont Education website at dipont-edu.org
Interviews will be arranged in person where possible, or via Skype or phone.
2 years professional teaching experience
Bachelors degree or higher
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
About Dipont Education
Dipont Education is a leading education services group in China. Driven by its mission to provide quality education that equips young people for success in the fast changing world, Dipont has pioneered in the development and customization of international programs for Chinese students since 1990s. Years of exploration and experimentation give Dipont rich insights into China's K-12 education landscape and a unique edge in innovation. Partnering with schools, communities and international organizations, Dipont now operates a variety of school-based, after-school and exchange programs, from kindergarten to 12th grade, to help students grow into critical thinkers, creative inquirers, responsible world citizens, and above all, happy individuals.Dipont's operations are organized into four segments:Operation of Independent SchoolsDipont provides all-round operational support to independent schools. Services include: education investment consulting, resource planning, project blueprinting, program and curriculum design, recruitment and management of expatriate teaching staff, academic quality control and day-to-day operation.International High School Programs Dipont provides all-in-one sol...utions to high schools interested to offer international curricula, which include: the introduction and localization of international curricula, recruitment and management of expat teachers, academic quality management, school-based admissions counselors and related consulting services. As of 2016, Dipont supports a network of 35 reputable A-Level, AP and IBDP centers across 17 cities in China.ENREACH International Kindergarten (for 3 to 6 year olds)ENREACH International Kindergarten is an internationally minded education program designed for three to six year olds in China, the scope of which extends beyond curriculum-based instruction to include age appropriate learning outcomes, assessment and evaluation tools, teacher training and parental involvement. This program will be offered by Dipont or through its partnership with local kindergartens.ENREACH International EducationENREACH International Education provides after-school programs and education services for students. Its offerings include academic planning, enrichment courses, extra-curricular programs, study abroad, test prep and college admissions counseling. ENREACH endeavors to open more doors for students in a globally connected society.Inspired by its vision to break boundaries in education, Dipont strives to extend quality learning opportunities to a broad student base through innovation, high-impact partnerships and an entrepreneurial spirit. In 2011, Dipont started WE-World Education, a bilingual magazine and forum for high school students with a focus on international education. In 2012, Dipont launched a National High School Academic Debate Tournament. In the years to come, Dipont will continue to lead the way in offering quality international programs, engage partners and stakeholders in meaningful dialog about education, and ultimately drive positive changes in China's K-12 sector.