Lanzhou Oriental Canada Secondary School (LOCSS)
BC OFFSHORE SCHOOL
VACANCY for September, 2018 (Grade 11 and 12)
- Math (Calculus)
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. We also enroll a Foundations Year for students who are almost ready for Grade 10; however, require an extra year of English to promote maximum success. Last June, our first graduation class of 42 students received their BC Graduation Dogwood Certificate. Of our 42 Graduates, 34 are attending the UofA, and UofT, the remainder are attending other Canadian and International Universities. We expect approximately 170 students for 2018 - 2019.
Construction is now completed for a new school building for our LOCSS BC Program. The new building is on our current school grounds. We are housed within a private Chinese school of 3,000 students (Grade 7 – 12), with excellent 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 China, In the heart of China.
Our school is inspected and annually Certified by BC Ministry of Education Inspectors.
LOCSS Ministry of Education Inspection Report, November, 2016, can be reviewed at: http://www2.gov.bc.ca/assets/gov/education/administration/kindergarten-to-grade-12/internationaleducation/inspectionreports/10396885_locss_insprpt.pdf
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.
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.
Our school was established in 2013. Our high school is a full 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: http://www.locss.com/en/
Our students are enthusiastic, successful, happy and cooperative. Their post-graduation objective is to be accepted as a student at a major Canadian University.
We are looking for passionate teachers 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. Salaries start at $ 50,000. + Canadian and range to a maximum of $65,000. Canadian. Return airfare allowance is included.
. Plus an additional travel bonus of $500 CAD, for the mid-school year vacation
- Medical insurance in China
- Free, furnished brand new and modern new 2 bedroom apartment
- 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 Program Consultant/ Superintendent: firstname.lastname@example.org
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