NBHIS is a happy community of experienced, hard-working teachers who are achieving cultural change and growth in their students. They work at getting the balance right between our Chinese roots and our international outlook. They make lifetime friends and discover China and South-East Asia during their time with us.

They also make a varied life in Ningbo, which itself is developing as ever more foreigner-friendly. NBHIS welcomes applications from experienced, qualified teachers who teach directly in the fields in which we have vacancies. Applicants must have a minimum of 2 years experience in their field/subject, a current teaching qualification and relevant up to date references.

In order to safeguard children and young people, all appointments are subject to the successful completion of pre-employment checks, including checks with previous employers and with criminal record agencies. Applications which do not specifically match with our described vacancies, will not be answered.

Our preferred recruitment agencies are: Search Associatesand and Trueteaching.

NBHIS Academic Vacancies for the 2019-20 school year

PYP teacher (4-6)
PYP homeroom teachers who will share their classroom and their teaching with a Chinese colleague. These teachers need to be ready to help our upper primary students to take on the available leadership roles and to extend their independence as learners. This teacher must be a language teacher as most of our students are new English language learners. Ability with differentiation is required as students progress at quite different levels.

PYP teacher (1-3)
PYP homeroom teachers who will share their classroom and their teaching with a Chinese colleague. These teachers need to be ready to help our lower primary students to solidify their basic reading and writing and to extend their independence as learners. These years are when foundations are laid down and so this teacher must be confident in all PYP subjects and must be able to connect the disciplines into a cohesive whole.

Kindergarten PYP teacher
Working in the Early Years programme requires a flexible person who can share classroom and delivery with a Chinese colleague. The grade level teams plan together and execute their curricula from both the Chinese and foreign perspectives. The teacher must work at using the function rooms offered in the EYP programme.

IBDP mathematics teacher
This position is offered to a foreign teacher or a fully bi-lingual Chinese teacher. The person must be competent and familiar with IBDP mathematics and ready to challenge and encourage our DP candidates to reach their individual potential.

MYP drama and English teacher
This position is mostly drama for grades 7-10 and has some English A or English B. The person must be able to encourage and inspire our students to perform and to write scripts as well as to appreciate drama. The course will be based on IGCSE drama but adapted to our context.

Please send your CV to soniaz@nbhis.com