HSY Middle School is located at the foot of the mountains between Beijing and Hebei Province. The school grounds cover an area of 66 acres, of that the campus covers 12,870 square meters. It has a school building, a lab and a dormitory. There are currently 35 classes, including 33 attending junior high school and two high school classes. There are more than 2,400 students in the school, including 600 students in their own jurisdiction and 1,800 in other towns and counties.
The school has a comprehensive lab building; the advanced teaching facilities include rooms designed for physics, biological, chemical experiments as well as other lab facilities, and a teacher room, reading room, student reading room. The school has advanced modern teaching equipment and was named “Beijing Excellent School for Modern Education”. It hosts multimedia equipped classrooms with large-screen TVs, projectors, computers, video recorders, slides, and other modern teaching equipment. The school also hosts a TV studio and a computer room.
The building is spacious with bright classrooms. There are televisions, radio recording systems, projectors and other audio-visual equipment in all the classrooms, and they are equipped with electric fans and heating, creating a comfortable learning environment for students.
Li Middle School was founded in 1972 and covers an area of 27.3 acres. Faced with the change of education and talents, the school developed a method to meet the demand for high-quality education and education that can advance with the times.
The Humanistic method of education was implemented to establish a new outlook on students and talents. The school adheres to the principle of education that is committed to students’ free, and active learning and sustainable development. To motivate and explore new ways to improve the effectiveness of education and the quality of educators.
|Subject to Teach||English|
|Teaching Hours Per Week||20 classes per week|
|Office Hours per week||10-20 hours per week|
|Working Days Per Week||From Monday to Friday|
|Students’ Age||15-22 years old|
|Class Size||20 -30 students|
|Duration of Each Class||40 minutes|
|Contract Length||One academic year|
|Start Time||End of August|
|Foreign Teachers Requirements|
|English level||Native English Speaker|
|Degree||BA degree or above|
|Terms of Employment|
|Salary||12,000 -14,000 RMB per month|
|Bonus||1000 -3000 RMB bonus per semester according to the performance assessment|
|Flight Allowance||3000 – 5000 RMB when the contract finishes|
|Free Chinese Classes||Provided|
|Foreigners party and sightseeing||Provided|
Pinggu District 平谷 (Beijing) introduction:
A Brief Intro: Pinggu District, China’s Hometown of Peach’, is one of the main agricultural bases in Beijing.
Location: northeast of Beijing, neighbouring Miyun County, Shunyi District and bordering Sanhe of Hebei Province.
Geography: flat plain encircled with mountains which occupies two thirds of the whole district
Area: 1,075 sq km (415 sq mi)
Administrative Division: 2 Municipal Streets (Bin He and Xing Gu); 4 Municipal Districts (Yu Yang, Yu Kou, Ma Fang and Jin Hai Hu); 10 Towns (Dong Gao Cun, Shan Dong Zhuang, Nan Du Le He, Da Hua Shan, Ma Ge Zhuang, Ma Chang Ying, Wang Xin Zhuang, Da Xing Zhuang, Liu Jia Dian and Zhen Luo Ying); 2 Folk Towns (Huang Song Yu and Xiong’er Zhai)
Postal Code: 101200
Dialing Code: 010
Local Highlights: rural tourism, primitive folk culture and special seasonal festivals
Local Products: agricultural products including peaches, persimmon and seedless watermelon
souvenirs including Jinhai strange stones, Xuanyuan strange stones, and peach duramen handicrafts
The Sixteen most famous tourist spots:
Shentao Peak, Taohua Hai (Sea of Peach Flowers), Jinhai Lake, Jingdong Grand Canyon, Jingdong Grand Karst Cave, Hengshui Stream, Jingdong Shilin Canyon, Feilong Valley, Xuanyuan Tai (Xuanyuan Tomb), Mt. Yahuan, Guajia Resort, Jiangjunguan Folk Tourism Village, Bolitai Folk Tourism Village, Laoxiang Peak, Wenfeng Pagoda, Mt. Qinglong
Canyon Tour, Food Base Tour, Snow and Ice Tour (in season), Great Wall Tour, Geological Tour, Flower Admiring Tour (in season), Fruit Picking Tour (in season), Cultural & Historical Sites Tour and Rural Tour.
With a history of about 1.5 billion years, Jingdong Grand Karst Cave is considered the World’s First Ancient Karst Cave. This scenic area is divided into tourist zones: Grand Canyon and Jingtaishan, covering about 20 square kilometres (about 7.7 square miles). The most elegant landscape of the canyon is the over 30-meter (about 98-feet) high waterfall, steep and magnificent cliff, five linked pools, plank road along the canyon and limpid lake. The karst cave has stalagmite, stone pearl, stalactite, stone sheet, stone flowers and others. Apart from appreciating the various karst stones, tourists can enjoy themselves by drinking Chinese tea or sipping wine. How cosy it is!
Old Elephant Peak Scenic Area lies in a grand canyon of Xiaoyuzi Village, Pinggu. Looking northwards, you will find a peak like a giant elephant. It seems to show the lifelike elephant’s trunk, eyes, legs and even the whole body. A cave on the back of the “elephant” is called Immortals Cave. A legend says that the cave was the lounge of the immortals where they usually rested and collogued. Additionally, there are Tiger Claw Peak, Heavenly Inkstone, Rhinoceros Watching the Moon Stone and other interesting scenic spots.
The canyon is so named due to the Stones Forest in the scenic area. The distinctive landscape is reflected by the stones, valley, water, peaks and forest here. Covering about 12 square kilometres (about 4.6 square miles), the canyon includes over 50 scenic spots. Mt. Shilin formed during the past 1.4 billion years as the geological conditions change presenting various stone shapes. Xiagu Rock is said to pay respect to a girl named Xiagu who persisted in her love to her husband. There are other interesting rocks which are named after the love affairs between Xiagu and Sanlang. You can imagine these stories over the enjoyment of the beautiful scenery.
Pinggu is easily accessible from the Beijing urban area, Tianjin, Tangshan, Qinhuangdao and Langfang. There are express highways and city circular roads linking Pinggu with the above areas. On arrival at Pinggu, don’t miss the beautiful mountain areas, primitive folk villages and local Nong Jia Le including delicious rural food, traditional house lodging, special festivals and performances.
Beijing (北京) City introduction:
Being is the capital of the People’s Republic of China, Beijing is the nation’s political, economic, and cultural center. Located in north China, close to the port city of Tianjin and partially surrounded by Hebei Province, it also serves as the most important transportation hub and port of entry.
As one of the six ancient cities in China, Beijing has been the heart and soul of politics throughout its long history and consequently there is an unparalleled wealth of discovery to delight and intrigue travellers as they explore the city’s ancient past and exciting modern development. Now it has become one of the most popular travel destinations in the world, with about 140 million Chinese tourists and 4.4 million international visitors in a year.