Dalian American International School

Employment

Welcome to DAIS

We strive to create a positive and healthy school culture, a place where teachers are excited to come to work and make a difference, a place where “Together is Better.”

With so many schools to choose from,

Why DAIS?

We believe this job is the most important job in the world.

The teachers ARE the school.

We hire great teachers

and make them even better
  • Collaborative teacher led professional development program
  • Multiple in-house professional development opportunities
  • Individual, teacher-directed PD stipends

Teachers are celebrated

  • Strong savings potential
  • Solid retirement plan
  • Highly competitive pay package
  • Comprehensive medical coverage
  • On-campus housing
  • Summer flights
  • Tuition for dependents
  • Local taxes paid


Faculty

A place that can be home

The united parent and faculty community creates a sense of home while living overseas. Combined with adventure around Asia/China, this creates a unique and fun life experience.

Qualifications for Teachers

  • A Bachelor’s degree with an accredited teacher certification
  • A minimum of two years successful, full-time teaching experience
  • Full proficiency in English language
  • Experience in teaching English language learners is preferred

Application Information

Please see our Vacancies listed below. Click on the “Apply now” button for a full job description.
 
Candidates can apply directly to the school by emailing us at employment@daischina.net. However preference is given to teacher candidates registered with ISS Schrole Advantage or other recruiting agencies. The evaluation of candidates is on-going, and we will make offers as soon as we find the right person for a vacancy.
Who we are looking for

Current Vacancies

Athletics and Activities Director

The Athletics and Activities Director (AAD) is responsible for creating, developing, managing, supervising and publicizing co-curricular opportunities for DAIS/DHA students across the whole school. The primary responsibility of the AAD shall be to provide supervision and leadership for the Dalian American International School and Dalian Huamei Academy Athletics and Activities program.

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Director of Counseling

The Director of Counseling leads the counseling department in the college application and admissions process, serves as the college placement site testing coordinator, builds the capacity of the counseling team by leading professional development, and takes the lead on the delivery of the vertically aligned counseling curriculum. 

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High School Social Studies Teacher (Tentative)

Dalian American International School (DAIS) is seeking to fill a High School Social Studies teaching position, grades 9-12, for the 2021-2022 school year starting on July 25, 2021. A Bachelor’s degree is required, as well as an accredited teacher certification in social studies.

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DHBS Lower Elementary Teacher (Tentative)

The Dalian Huamei Bilingual School (DHBS), located on the campus of Dalian American International School (DAIS), is seeking to fill a Lower Elementary teaching position, in the Bilingual Division for the 2021-2022 school year starting on July 23, 2021. 

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Lower Elementary Teacher (Tentative)

Dalian American International School (DAIS) is seeking to fill a Lower Elementary Teaching position, in the Elementary Division for the 2021-2022 school year starting on July 23, 2021. We are seeking teachers with a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree with certification in your teaching field.

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Upper Elementary Humanities Teacher (Tentative)

Dalian American International School (DAIS) is seeking to fill an Upper Elementary Humanities teaching position, in the Elementary Division for the 2021-2022 school year starting on July 23, 2021. We are seeking teachers with a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree with certification in your teaching field.

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Highlights of our Competitive Benefits Package

Starting salary range $39,214 to $50,033; US tax exempt

Chinese income tax paid by DAIS

Furnished housing provided

Round-trip air-fare to home of record, annually

Relocation allowance to ease transition

Medical & dental insurance, 50% of premium

ISOS and/or Raffles Medical Clinic membership, 50% of fee

Retirement plan, beginning second year