‘Universify Education seeks volunteer coaches for our 2018-19 programme, which involves a week-long summer course in August, a 3 day Easter residential, and monthly coaching with up to 3 Universify students throughout the programme.
Universify is a charity that exists to counter educational inequality by inspiring Year 10 students from non-selective state schools to make a successful application to a highly selective university, such as the University of Oxford. We are looking for people passionate about education with experience in access and outreach. For more information about how to get involved please see our website at https://universifyeducation.com/‘
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The Cambridge Homeless Outreach Programme (CHOP) have two opportunities to get involved to support the local homeless community on Tuesday 1st May. The first is to help out with the Cambridge Cyrenians allotment project on Elfleda Road: sign up here if you’d like to spare an hour or two between 10am-2pm to get involved (Facebook event here). The second is a toiletries collection for Wintercomfort: bring your donations of soap, shower gel, shampoo, toothbrushes, toothpaste etc. to the Old Divinity School between 3-5.30pm, where we’ll be alongside the JCR charity clothes sale for Jimmy’s – so you can support two wonderful homelessness charities at once. Facebook event here.
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Location: Taicang Whalton Foreign Language School, Taicang City/Xuzhou Whalton International
School, Xuzhou City, China
Deadline: 31st April 2018
Duration: first course (10th July – 19th July), second course (22nd July – 31st July)
Application: please email cover letter and CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Taicang Whalton Foreign Language School is the only private full-residence bilingual school in Taicang,
Jiangsu Province. It covers kindergarten to high school. It was founded by Chiway Education
International Service Co., Ltd. (CEIS) which has invested 14 education specialist schools, such as
Etonhouse International School Suzhou, Suzhou Foreign Language School, Hefei World Foreign
Language School, Taicang Whalton Foreign Language School. CEIS has 13500 students across the
country. It has the largest independent investment group and is one of the most well-known domestic
education business group at present.
Xuzhou Whalton International School, founded in 2014 and located in the new urban district of Xuzhou
with an overall floor space of 31,000 square meters, Xuzhou Whalton International School is a private
full-time primary and secondary international boarding school. It has a primary school department,
secondary school department and an international department that runs on a 12-year talent training mode.
In addition to focusing on general basic education, the school also designs targeted, appropriate and
extended curriculum for students, which not only enables them to finish school with high qualifications,
but also gives them superior skills in diversified, international competition, thereby reflecting the
boutique, quality, specialized and international features of the school.
The summer camp invites native speakers from the top universities in the United Kingdom, which offers a
variety of English-speaking courses for the Chinese students. During the camps you need to lead your
own campers (Chinese children ages 10-16, 15-20). Through the 11-day summer camp, the students
would complete the thematic English courses and collective projects and establish long-term friendships
with tutors and teachers.
Requirements and Qualifications:
l Native English speakers from Cambridge, Oxford, Harvard, Stanford, MIT and others top
l Speaking English with standard pronunciation and intonation;
l Enthusiasm and passion in teaching juniors（10-16 years old）;
l Candidates who can participate in two terms of summer camps will be given priority;
Responsibilities and Duties:
l Teaching up to 3 classes per day, 45 minutes per class;
l Organizing 2 hours outdoor activities (basketball, football, rugby, painting or dancing depends on the
l Teaching and arranging 2 hours drama rehearsal;
l Organizing 1-2 hours evening events (movie, mini Olympic, talents show, fashion show, dragon’s den
l Transportation between Shanghai and UK is covered;
l the sum of salary for 11 days is 4000RMB (Around 450 GBP);
l Food, beverages and accommodations are provided during the camp;
l 1-2 days of Chinese cultural exploration tour after camp
Secretary of the Associated Societies Vacancy:
The Associated Societies is responsible for overseeing the Co-Curricular Societies at St John’s. The current secretary of the Associated Societies is graduating this year, and no junior member has yet been found willing to take on the role. It is a relatively light workload, which consists primarily of the organisation of the AGM at which funds for the coming year are allocated, along with occasional administrative matters which may arise over the course of the year.
If you are interested in applying for this role, email email@example.com
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