Primary School English Teachers Job Description

Primary School English Teachers


(for this role, candidates must already be in China or had previously been working in China)

Job Summary & Responsibilities
  • Type of school: Primary School
  • Grades: 1-3
  • Schedule: Mon-Fri
  • Location: In Pudong, near JinKe Road (Line 2)
Job Description: 
  • To teach kids age from 6 and above in the primary section  
  • Develop and implement lesson plans that fulfill the requirement of curriculum program and show written evidence of preparation as required 
  • Conduct ongoing assessment of student achievement through formal and informal assignment 
  • Maintain a professional relationship with colleagues, students, and parents 
  • Organize the classroom and learning resources and creating displays to encourage a positive learning environment  
  • Native English speakers
  • Bachelor degree or above with related major (English, etc.) 
  • Current, valid state teaching certification, or TEFL/TESOL certification required 
  • A minimum of two years relevant teaching experience 
  • Working knowledge of PBL (project-based learning) is preferred
  • Experience working with children who have English as a Second Language is desirable 
  • Open-minded, pleasant personality and team player. 
  • Candidates with previous China experience is preferred
  • 18,000-26,000 RMB/month before tax based on qualification and experience
  • Off campus housing provided (single or couple, not family)
  • 10000 RMB flight reimbursements after one-year contract  
  • Provide Z visa and work permit 
  • Summer and winter break, regular Chinese national holidays
  • Maximum 300000 RMB medical insurance every year in mainland China with over 90 direct full payment hospitals and over 80 direct 60% payment hospitals (including you and your child, no spouse) 
  • An opportunity to work as part of an ambitious and tight-knit school community, in a beautiful and exciting part of the world 
  • Excellent opportunities for continued Professional Development
About School: 
An innovative primary school in Pudong that is pioneering new methods of pedagogy located in one of the most advanced campuses in China. Following a hugely successful opening year, the school is looking for passionate and enthusiastic Primary School English Teacher to join its growing team. With positions available from Years 1 through to 3, the school is seeking dynamic individuals able to inspire and engage pupils in all aspects of their learning.

Apply now or contact your placement consultant for more details!

Job Summary

Type of School
Primary/Elementary School
Start Date
Require teaching licence?
Number of Positions
18,000-26,000 RMB (before tax) + Housing and Benefits
Contract Length
1 year

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