Open Position

Open Position:

Chinese Studies Teacher (High School)

(Ref. no.: T_2024_CHI_209)

Christian Alliance International School (CAIS) invites outstanding and passionate Christian educators to join our team in raising the next generation of students to influence society for the good of people and to the glory of God. The successful applicant will have curriculum expertise and strong pedagogical practice to achieve outstanding learning outcomes for our students within an authentic Christian environment.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provide instruction in Chinese Studies courses as well as work collaboratively within a team of Chinese Studies teachers to design and implement coherent instruction in the Grade 7-12 program.
  • Deliver developmentally appropriate learning experiences for High School students
  • Provide differentiated support and instruction for students with varied Chinese proficiency levels
  • Implement instructional strategies in all five skills of Chinese language and culture: listening, speaking, reading, and writing of Chinese; and knowledge of Chinese culture
  • Assess student learning through planning and administration of a variety of appropriate formative and summative assessments

Qualifications and Experience

  • Bachelor Degree in Education and major in Chinese language & literature, or Bachelor Degree in relevant major subject(s) with a Postgraduate Diploma in Education or equivalent teaching credential required
  • Master's degree in Chinese language instruction preferred
  • Prior experience in teaching Chinese as a first and second/foreign language (TCSL/TCFL) in a secondary school and/or international school strongly preferred
  • Proficiency in simplified and traditional script required
  • Good command of spoken and written English
  • IB Diploma Chinese Language experience preferred
  • An understanding of the Christian faith, the School's vision, mission and values

Effective Date of Employment

The starting date for this appointment is mid-August 2024. Initial contract is normally 2 years in duration. Renewable 2-year contracts are offered subject to mutual agreement.

Application Details

Please refer to the detailed Employment process (Teaching positions) on the School's website. Applications including a cover letter, resume, completed Teacher Application Form, Christian Faith Questionnaire should be submitted to Please quote the reference number of the post in your application. We thank applicants for their interest in the position.  Review of applications will be on an on-going basis until the position is filled and the School reserves the right not to fill the posts advertised.  Applicants not contacted within 12 weeks may consider their application unsuccessful. All personal data submitted will be used for recruitment purposes only and all related information will be kept for up to 24 months.

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