Discover China through the eyes of your wonderful students. Live and explore a culture that will enrich your life. From cosmopolitan cities to ancient towns steeped in history, working at a public school or university in China is a wonderful opportunity for individuals who are passionate about teaching.
About Shanghai City:
Long serving as the heart of China's economic development, Shanghai is a perfect mix of traditional and modern Chinese characteristics. A sleek and sophisticated city of lights, Shanghai is a fast-paced metropolis full of cultural change and excitement.
Always an economic powerhouse in the Asia-Pacific region, it has rapidly become a fashion and social leader as well, with bars, clubs and restaurants on par with New York or Paris. There's never a shortage of things to do in Shanghai!
ESL Teacher - Public School, Changning District, Shanghai
About the Job:
We're seeking teachers for our public school program in Shanghai's Changning District. The position entails teaching English to students between the ages of 6 and 13 (grade 1 - 5). Teach on average 20 hours a week, Monday to Friday (8am - 4pm). Each class is between 35 and 45 minutes long.
You'll work in some of the best equipped schools in Shanghai. A set curriculum is provided, and teachers are given in-depth training before they start teaching. The position would require you to be in Shanghai on or before August 24th for training and orientation.
*Salary: RMB 10,000 - 12,000 (Paid NET, depending on experience and qualifications) *Housing Allowance - CNY 1,000 *End Of Contract Bonus: RMB 5,000 *End of Contract Performance Bonus: RMB 5,000 *Health Insurance Reimbursement: up to RMB1,300 *Flight Allowance - None *Holidays: 16 days (inclusive of National Holidays - There will be one month unpaid leave in the winter.) *Valid Work Visa *Contract Period: September 1st - June 20th (9.5 months)
*Native English Speakers from Canada, the UK, America, New Zealand or Australia *Have a recognized EFL qualification (TEFL/TESOL /CELTA/DELTA) *Have a university degree *Teaching experience preferred but not essential *A clean criminal record *Excellent physical and mental health *Must be able to commit to a 9.5 month contract
PLUS *You're outgoing, enthusiastic, positive, sociable, hard-working, patient and professional *You're looking for a challenge and enjoy working with young learners *You're culturally inquisitive, and thrive in a multi-cultural environment
How to apply:
If you are interested in applying for this position, we kindly request you prepare the following materials:
*Your resume/CV *A recent photograph *Scan copy of your passport information page *Scan copies of your degree and TEFL/TESOL certificates *Your current location and preferred start date
Due to the volume of applications received, please understand it may not be possible for the company to contact each candidate individually. A recruitment professional will be in contact with you if we are interested in pursuing your candidacy further.
Thank you again for your interest in this position and for choosing ESL Suite to assist you with your job search in China!
The Recruitment Team at ESL Suite
Please remember to include this job requisition number (SEC1426) in the application form.