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Children's Instructor with Disney English Job Description

Children's Instructor with Disney English

Your adventure with Disney starts now!

Teaching Nomad is contracted recruitment agent for Disney English China. Apply today or contact your placement consultant for more information!

It’s essential that you have a Bachelor’s Degree, and 2 years of post-graduation experience ‘teaching English’ to acquire a work visa. Disney English will give you the opportunity to grow personally and professionally and provide a competitive salary and benefits package.

Disney English has grown across China since opening in 2008, by shaping children’s love for learning with Disney’s innovative, award-winning curriculum. Join this dynamic team that provides and engages children the way children learn – through stories, songs, characters and above all - fun!

What you need to know:
  • Foreign Trainers provide a highly engaging and effective learning experience to children between 3-12 years old through the delivery of innovative and immersive Disney educational content.
  • Successful Foreign Trainers have high energy! Delivering curriculum with energy and enthusiasm is a must. Our Trainers use immersive learning techniques such as storytelling, singing, dialogue and role-playing in combination with formal exercises.
  • Foreign Trainers work a 40 hour work week (20-25 contact teaching hours – (up to 30 hours if working with our special summer course) including evening and weekends.
  • Measuring progress as well as educational results while providing on-going support and development to the students is required for success.
  • Foreign Trainers build strong relationships with parents and keeping them “in-the-know” on their child’s journey.
What you’ll need:
  • A Bachelor’s degree
  • To be at least 21 years old
  • Candidates for Shanghai must have 2 years post-grad work experience, with at least 12 months of that teaching
  • Candidates with less than 2 years since graduation and/or less than 12 months teaching experience can be considered for other locations
  • Native English Speaker & writing ability
  • Internationally recognized advanced TEFL or CELTA Qualifications are highly desirable
  • A flexible “can do” attitude, a thirst for learning and an adaptable approach to working
  • Passion for Disney and for working with young children is essential
What we offer: 
  • Salaries start at 10,000 RMB per month (dependent on qualifications/experience)
  • Monthly housing allowance up to up to 4,850 RMB
  • Resettlement allowance of 7,000 RMB
  • Contract lengths are 13-15 months
  • Paid airfare to China and a monthly travel stipend toward return trip
  • Three weeks hotel accommodation provided upon arrival in China
  • Health, dental, paid sick and vacation time
  • Robust academic training including assistance obtaining a TEFL-C certification as well as a Rosetta Stone Mandarin license
  • Various Disney discounts* including a limited theme parks admission pass
*Benefits subject to change

Disney will give you the opportunity to learn, grow, teach and lead – apply now!

Job Summary

Type of School
Children's training school
Start Date
Require teaching licence?
Number of Positions
13,000 - 19,350 RMB/Total Monthly Compensation + Benefits
Contract Length
13-15 months
Beijing Chengdu Guangzhou Nanjing Ningbo Shanghai Shenzhen Suzhou Tianjin Wuhan

Teaching Nomad is your connection to teaching in Asia & The Middle East! We are a western owned and operated teacher placement agency with offices in Denver & Shanghai. We take a lot of pride in connecting teachers with great teaching opportunities.


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