Primary, Middle & High School English Teachers Job Description

Primary, Middle & High School English Teachers


Job Summary & Responsibilities

(for this role, candidates must already be in country)
  • Schedule: M-F, average of 14 - 18, 40 min periods per week (no more than 21)
  • Locations:
    • Shanghai, Minhang District (near downtown)
    • Shanghai, Jinshan district (about an hour from downtown Shanghai). Most teachers live in school provided housing near the campus.
  • School uses U.S. common core curriculum
Compensation and Benefits
  • First year salary from 320K RMB (including salary & housing)
  • Paid winter break & holidays
  • Two meals per day 
  • Direct Billing Health insurance with Allianz                   
  • Native English Language speaker
  • 1+ years classroom teaching experience
  • Professional teaching license preferred (additional salary available)
  • If no license, TEFL/TESOL/CELTA required
  • BA degree or above
  • Maximum age of 58 for work permit requirements
  • Happy, healthy and accepting of Chinese culture
  • Ideal candidate must be a serious, career oriented teacher with stable personal life. Bring a willingness to combine their western expertise with Chinese culture to present the best of both worlds for the students.
Candidate should be prepared to provide a recorded demo lesson as part of the interview process.


Our client is a well establish yet still growing school in Shanghai. They maintain 2 campuses in the Minhang District and one new campus outside of Shanghai in Jinshan District at the southern part of Shanghai. The school provides a positive working environment for both professionally trained teachers as well as those seeking to develop them self as a teacher. 

Job Summary

Type of School
Primary/Elementary School;Middle School;Senior/High School
Start Date
Require teaching licence?
Number of Positions
First Year total package from 320K RMB (including housing)
Contract Length
1 year (10 months)

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