Discover China through the eyes of our wonderful students. Live and explore a culture that will enrich your life.
China is a world unto itself, and the stories of those who spend time there are as unique as the country itself. Few places have as rich and old a cultural heritage as the country known as "the Middle Kingdom". Exploring the whole of China would take more than a lifetime but to experience some of the old and new is feasible in a short time
We are well known as a market leading language school. With thousands of students coming through our doors every year we make every effort to maintain the highest standards in education by providing excellent course materials, technology and an engaging learning environment.
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!
We are an English training school for Early Learners and primary age students, located in Puxi district, Shanghai. Our school aims to give their children a head start through early education programs in our English immersion classrooms. We are seeking teachers who can delight children with fun and engaging lessons, and those who are genuinely interested in the academic and social development of their students.
Teachers typically teach between 20 to 25 hours over a five-day week. Teaching English in China usually involves working with young children. The majority of our students are Young Learners aged from 3 to 12 years old and teachers enjoy teaching to a variety of ages throughout the week. Students are grouped by age and ability.
Responsibilities: *Deliver engaging ESL lessons for children of all ages and proficiency levels *Lead large group and small group lessons during scheduled times *Provide an immersive English speaking environment throughout the school day *Communicate and cooperate with the Chinese English teacher *Monitor student progress and maintain a portfolio for each student *Attend professional development workshops, and academic meetings with classroom teaching team *Represent our school and participate at campus, school, and community events as needed *Adhere to appropriate dress code for working with young students *Help cover classes in the event of a colleague's extended absence
Qualifications *Bachelor's Degree from an accredited four-year university *Native English speaker *Relevant EFL experience, or 2+ years in a related industry *Early childhood experience (preferred) *Must be able to commit to a 12-24 month contract
Package Information *Competitive salary of CNY 15,000/month (inclusive of housing allowance) *Assistance finding housing *Work Visa documentation *Contract completion bonus equal to one month's salary *International airfare allowance upon completion of a one-year contract *Accident insurance *Paid Chinese national holidays, plus 15 days unpaid leave *Professional Development Training opportunities throughout the year
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 (EGSH1422) in the application form.