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Shanghai High School International Division (G1 – G12)

China

Accreditation

Cognia, Advanced Placement (AP), Cambridge International Examination (IGCSE/A-Level), IB DP

Curriculum

International, Advanced Placement, Common Core, UK-A Levels, IB DP

Instructional Language

English

Total student numbers

3100

Teacher numbers

472

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Established in 1865, Shanghai High School was established in 1865, and Shanghai High School International Division (SHSID) was founded in 1993 and became an International Baccalaureate (IB) world school in 1995. In 2003, Shanghai High School became the only United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) associated school in Shanghai. SHSID is authorized by the College Board to administer AP, SAT and PSAT exams and is an authorized TOEFL exam center. SHSID is approved to be a test center by Cambridge International Examinations and is also authorized by the ACT Inc. as an ACT exam center. In 2017, SHSID became the University of Cambridge China Screening Center. SHSID has been awarded accreditation by AdvancED. At present, approximately 3,000 students from over 60 countries and regions are enrolled in the Puxi and Pudong Campuses of the International Division.

Number of Contract Days

One year contract is provided. For high school IB/AP teachers, two year contract is requested.

Starting Salary Range

$46000 - $ 60000 salary each year, based on education background and experiences.

Savings Potential

The school provide free housing, free breakfast and lunch during working day. Many teacher mentioned that the saving could be 80% even more.

Accommodation

the school provides free accommodation on campus, and free utility fee. At the end of the semester, if the utility cost is lower a certain amount, then school will award some RMB for saving energy. After teachers working at SHSID for one year, teachers could apply for the off campus apartment, which is worth at least ¥8000 rental fee per month. School provides housing stipend to teachers on Pu Dong campus, which is ¥5000 per month.

Flights/Transport

The school provides $2000 travel subsidy at the end of the school year.

Utilities

Teachers don't need to pay for the unility fees on campus; however, off campus apartment does

Furniture

Both on campus and off campus apartments are furnished. After working at SHSID for one year, the teachers are welcome to apply for the off campus apartment in a very friendly and comfortable area. With metro station right outside the compound

Dependent Opportunities

Teachers' kids are able to receive 50% tuition fee off, if the kids are able to pass the interview tests.

Medical

School provides medical insurance for teachers on mainland China.

Dental

Dental disease is covered by the medical insurance with a cap.

Other

The school provides subsidy to teachers for course in order to maintain the teaching license.

Bonus

At the end of the school year, there will be $5500 performance bonus (before tax), $1000 full attendance bonus (before tax), $2000 travel subsidy (before tax); at the end of each semester, there is about ¥3000-¥9000 teaching period bonus given based on the teaching periods and types of classes. When a teacher finishes working at SHSID continuously for three school years, a three-year-bonus is given (before tax), which is three months' pay.

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