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High School ESL & Social Science Teacher (US Curriculum) Job Description

High School ESL & Social Science Teacher (US Curriculum)


Job Summary & Responsibilities

Teachers will be teaching at a Chinese high school located in the suburbs of Shanghai. This school enrolls students from grades 10 & 11. For grade 12, the students will attend their sister school in California. This school is looking for teachers to be an influential part of the students’ lives. For many of the students, the teachers will be their introduction to American culture and academics. Our client is looking for an individual that will be willing to interact with students and act as a role model.


About the position:

  • Schedule: M-F, 8:00am 4:30pm
  • Location: Minhang District, Shanghai (near Dongchuan station line 5)
  • Maximum Teaching Hours: 24 periods/week (50 min/period)
  • Teaching according to the educational needs, abilities, and achievement of the students
  • Supervise the evening study class once per week
  • Promote the general growth and well-being of your students
  • 22,000 RMB - 30,000 RMB before tax per month
  • Housing stipend/On campus housing 
  • Travel stipend
  • Comprehensive Medical insurance
  • Paid holidays: Chinese government holidays, winter and summer holidays
  • Tuition can be discussed
  • Legal work visa



  • Native English Language speaker
  • 2 years of relevant classroom teaching experience
  • Bachelor’s degree or masters degree in education or related subject required
  • Teaching license preferred but not a must 
  • AP Teaching experience preferred
  • Age required: 28 – 60
  • An individual with a sense of responsibility and duty with an understanding of the influence teachers have on young adults
  • Outgoing and energetic personality
  • Some understanding of Chinese culture and experience teaching abroad proffered 

Established in 1994, this school is a private Middle and High school with more than 1500 students. It holds a fantastic reputation for its high quality teaching and academic achievements. The school cooperated with an American renowned “Blue Ribbon” High School to launch its US High School Diploma program which was launched in Fall 2016.

Apply today or contact your placement consultant for more details!


Job Summary

Type of School
Senior/High School
Start Date
Require teaching licence?
Number of Positions
22,000 RMB -30,000 RMB before tax per month
Contract Length
1-2 years

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