Primary School ESL Teacher Job Description

Primary School ESL Teacher


**Candidates Must Currently be in China**

About the role
Start date: August 2020
Type of school: International School (with all foreign students)

City: Shanghai

Contract: 1 year

Schedule: M-F, 8:00am 5:00pm

Salary: 20,000 RMB to 30,000 RMB (monthly)

Teaching hours per week: Maximum 24 hours

Housing allowance

Health Insurance

Paid vacation: Chinese holidays, 2 months for summer, winter holidays

Round trip Airfare reimbursement up to 7,000 RMB per year

Tuition: 80% of tuition paid by the school

Legal work visa



Native English Language speaker

2 year’s full-time teaching experience in subject

Bachelor’s degree or above

Teaching license preferred, TEFL required

Nationality: USA, Canada, United Kingdom, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand

Age: 24- 50 years old 

Adaptable and open to tasks/challenges

Structured and teachers who have clear objectives are preferred

Professional, good communication skills, well organized, a team player

Delivering of lessons according to the French National Education curriculum
Teaching not only English, but teach French curriculum in English (mathematics, sciences, arts and music, civic education, history and geography)



This international private school is recognized worldwide. Not only does this school offer an accredited and unique curriculum, but it also has innovative language programs and modern facilities on campus. This school welcomes approximately 1600 students from Kindergarten to High school Level. It also has 2 campuses located in Yangpu and Qingpu districts within Shanghai. This is a great opportunity for serious and flexible teachers! 

Job Summary

Type of School
Primary/Elementary School
Start Date
Require teaching licence?
Number of Positions
20,000 RMB to 30,000 RMB (monthly)
Contract Length
1 year

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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