Adult ESL Instructor Job Description

Adult ESL Instructor


Job Summary & Responsibilities

About the school 
  • Type of school: Private English Language Training Center 
  • Current openings in: Beijing, Shanghai, Shenzhen, Qingdao, Tianjin, Guangzhou, Hangzhou, Nanjing, Suzhou, Wuxi, Foshan
  • Opportunities to teach online from the Shanghai headquarters
  • Start date: Start dates available every month
  • Schedule: Evenings & Weekends
  • Age of students: 17-65 
About the contract 
  • Contract: 12 months
  • Work hours per week: 
    • 21 teaching hours + 4 office hours - 11,200RMB/Month 
    • 30 teaching hours + 5 office hours - 17,000RMB/Month 
  • Students per class: 4, 8, 12 student English corner group
  • Salary: 11,200 RMB for 25 hour work week; 17,000RMB/Month for 35 hour work week (Beijing, Guangzhou, Foshan and selected cities teachers are eligible for additional 2,000-3,000 RMB)
  • Flight Reimbursement: Up to 7000RMB paid upon completion of a 12 month contract 
  • Housing: Housing Allowance (included in salary)
  • Visa Support/ Reimbursement: up to 5,000RMB
  • Medical Insurance: Full Accident and Outpatient Coverage
  • FREE Hotel Stay for 10 days
  • Arrival Advance: School can give you a loan of 10,000RMB to get settled in. Will be deducted from salary. 
  • Paid Vacation: 11 Chinese National holidays, up to 10 days of paid annual leave 
  • Bonus: possible monthly bonus 
  • Meal Allowance: 250RMB
  • FREE Mandarin Lessons
  • Ongoing professional development, training, and support ( airport pick up, full induction program, etc.)
About you 
  • Degree: Bachelors degree or above 
  • Teaching experience: 2 years verifiable teaching experience or 120 hour TEFL/CELTA
  • Teaching certification: TESOL/CELTA/State teaching license/PGCE 
  • Maximum age of 57
  • Nationality: Native English speaker & citizen of USA, Canada, UK, Ireland, South Africa, Australia or New Zealand 
  • Comfortable with creating lesson plans 
This school has an amazing worldwide reputation. Not just with it's students but it is also a great place to work. They offer top of the industry compensation and room to grow within this large and continually growing corporation. There are centers in many amazing locations throughout China, so there is a location to fit every desire.

Job Summary

Type of School
Adult's training school
Start Date
Require teaching licence?
Number of Positions
11,200 - 20,000 RMB/Month + Benefits
Contract Length
1 years
Beijing Foshan Guangzhou Hangzhou Nanjing Qingdao Shanghai Shenzhen Suzhou Tianjin Wuxi

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