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Job Code: 2472994
China - Lanzhou Oriental Canada Secondary School
Closing Date: Sep 26, 2018 11:30 PM EDT
  Posted on: Sep 15, 2018 
Job Type:
Full Time
Job Category:
Teachers, Principals & Superintendents
Openings: 1
Mandatory Document:
Cover Letter
Start Date:  Immediately
End Date:  June 30, 2019 - may be extended by mutual Agreement
Salary:  To maximum $75,000. CAD
Job Description & Requirements

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Lanzhou Oriental Canada Secondary School (LOCSS)





          VACANCY for September, 2018 (Grade 11 and 12)


LOCSS is the only British Columbia Offshore School in Central China.  It is certified to offer the BC program from Grade 10 through to Grade 12 Graduation.   Of our 42 Grade 12 Graduates recently, 34 are attending the UofA, and UofT, the remainder are attending other Canadian and International Universities. We expect approximately 155 students for 2018 - 2019.  

We are located on the campus with a Chinese private school of 3,500 students (Grade 7 – 12), also with high academic standards and excellent resources and facilities.

We are an exciting school creating traditions as we grow in Lanzhou, Gansu, China. 

We are located along the famous Silk Road, and the well known Yellow River.


Lanzhou is located in the centre of ChinaIn the heart of China.


Our Accreditation

Our school is inspected and annually Certified by BC Ministry of Education Inspectors.


LOCSS Courses

All BC academic courses meet the credit requirements of the BC Graduation Program, and are fully taught in English. The BC Graduation Program is recognized as one of the top educational programs in the world.

Our Teachers

All BC academic courses are taught by Certified Teachers, living and working full-time at our school in Lanzhou, Gansu, China.  We welcome newly graduated student-teachers and teachers with extensive experience. We have an 8 block timetable, teachers teach 6 blocks, and have 2 blocks for preparation time.

Our School

Our school was established in 2013. Our high school is a boarding school operating on a large campus,  with western styled classrooms (projectors and whiteboards), labs and special purpose teaching areas, library, cafeteria, and dormitories. School website is:


Our Students

Our students are enthusiastic, successful, happy and cooperative.  Their post secondary-graduation objective is to be accepted as a student at a major Canadian University.

We are looking for knowledgeable, creative, teachers who are passionate about student learning and teaching, to be a continuing part of creating student success, and long lasting traditions in our four year old school.


Teacher Salary & Benefits

A competitive starting salary includes bonuses for returning each September, following your first year at LOCSS.

Salary depends on academic background and experience.

Salary: depending on qualifications and experience, range to a maximum of $75,000. CAD. 

Return airfare allowance is also provided, and teacher retains the unused portion.

Plus an additional travel bonus of $500 CAD, for the mid-school year vacation

  • Free Medical insurance in China
  • Rent Free, furnished brand new and modern new 2 bedroom apartment
  • - teacher pays for utilities. Internet and TV are free
  • LOCSS is in session from the first week of September to end of June. There is a 5 week paid vacation to celebrate the Chinese New Year in January/February.
  • In October, a 3 day LOCSS BC Teacher vacation/field trip to the Gobi Desert is arranged every second year – accommodation, travel and food paid by the school.
  • School owned laptop for use while a teacher at LOCSS.
  • Annual salary increase.


If you are an energetic and committed professional, have a sense of humor -  and look forward to making a difference with motivated and achieving students and an active, happy and competent professional staff,  then please contact me asap !!

Dr Rick Erickson, LOCSS BC Offshore School Representative/ Superintendent:


Opportunity Calls, Will you Answer ??


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China - Lanzhou Oriental Canada Secondary School does not accept online applications through for Teacher applicants.

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