Kids ESL Teacher Job Description

Kids ESL Teacher


About the position:

  • Type of school: training center (age 5-12)
  • Contract: 12 months contract 
  • Schedule: M-F, 11:00 am-8:00 pm, Saturday and Sunday, 9am-6pm. 2 days off must be between Monday and Thursday, need to work on weekends
  • Salary: 16,000-22,000 RMB
  • Teaching hours per week: 24 teaching hours per week + office hours, 40 hours total
  • Housing: not provided
  • Health Insurance: Health insurance after probation
  • Hotel allowance: up to 1200RMB reimbursement after probation
  • Holidays: 11 paid annual leave, 11 paid national holidays
  • Airport pick up service 
  • Airfare reimbursement at the completion of 1 year contract (8,000 RMB )
  • Bonus: discretionary bonus after completion of 1-year contract
  • Legal work visa 



  • Native English Language speaker
  • Bachelor’s degree or above
  • 2 years teaching experience or TEFL/TESOL/CELTA (120hours) IN CLASS certificate 
  • Nationality: USA, Canada, United Kingdom, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, South African
  • If nationality is not one of the above, the diploma (at least BA degree) should be issued by a university from the above countries.
  • Age: 22- 45 years old 
  • No criminal record and healthy


General Responsibilities:

  • Be familiar with all aspects of the curriculum, the lesson flows, and the quiz schedules
  • Complete mid-term and end of term assessments that are personalized and constructive
  • Be punctual to work at all times, start classes on time, and control student break times 
  • Assist with marketing activities including the parties held by the center
  • Take part in two training sessions per term to keep up to date with current developments
  • Be familiar with the administrative procedures employed in the center and as directed by head office 
  • Substitute for absent colleagues - this may be at short notice and off-site 
  • Cooperate with the Center Manager and Head Teacher in ensuring constructive communication and efficient operation of the center that creates a cohesive culture and working environment 
  • Assist in the library during busy times, particularly if you have an empty slot on a weekend 
  • Be observed by your Head Teacher and Teacher Manager and receive feedback professionally  
  • Communicate with your Head Teacher in a weekly meeting about your students and classes

Job Summary

Type of School
Children's training school
Start Date
Require teaching licence?
Number of Positions
16000-22000 RMB/Month
Contract Length
12 months
Beijing Foshan Guangzhou Shanghai

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