Career Opportunities
Job Code: 1686052
China - Harbin Zhongshi - Canadian International School
Closing Date: Feb 28, 2017 11:30 PM PST
  Posted on: Jan 16, 2017 
Job Type:
Full Time
Job Category:
Teachers, Principals & Superintendents
Openings: 1
Mandatory Document:
Cover Letter
School: All
Start Date:  Aug 14, 2017
End Date: 
Salary:  80,000-100,000
Job Description & Requirements


Job Description & Requirements

Harbin Zhongshi—Canadian International School invites applications from school leaders who thrive in intercultural environments to apply for the position of Principal.

Harbin Zhongshi—Canadian International School will open as a BC Offshore School  offering the BC Graduation Program in September 2017 and will admit students from Harbin and throughout North-East China who are interested in studying abroad, have a strong work ethic, and sufficient ability to study in English. The school's vision is to foster confidence and resilience, inquisitiveness and sophistication, and critical and creative thinking in our students. Harbin Zhongshi—Canadian International School boasts a brand-new campus, in an excellent location, with a learning commons and classrooms fitted with smart-boards.

The successful candidate will be attracted to this unique opportunity to help build a school culture from the very beginning and will meet the following requirements:

Required Education and Experience

  • Evidence of enrollment in a Masters program, or completion of a Masters degree;
  • British Columbia Teacher Regulation Branch certification;
  • Minimum of three complete years of successful teaching in BC public, independent, offshore schools and at least one year of administrative experience;
  • Familiarity with the technology used in supporting student learning and experience with differentiated teaching practices related to inclusion, diversity and teaching students with exceptionalities
  • Knowledge of the new curriculum, instruction and assessment strategies
  • Qualifications and demonstrated ability to teach at the secondary level
  • Intercultural communication skills and a desire to live and work in China 
  • Previous experience in BC Offshore Schools is desirable but not required


Application: Please ensure you have the following documentation in your application

  • Resume and cover letter, including two references who have supervised your school leadership
  • Proof of valid BC teaching certification
  • Copy of photo page on passport (to determine Chinese work permit eligibility)


Send your application and inquiries to

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Please visit their website for more information on how to apply.