ESL Teacher, Government Schools in China, Kindergarten to High School

ESL Teacher, Government Schools in China, Kindergarten to High School

Teaching days and hours: 20 hrs / week max (Mon - Fri, weekends off)

Class size: 20 – 45 students

Contract: 1 year

Salary: Hangzhou, Chengdu: 7,000-9000 RMB/month depending on your qualification Shenzhen: 12,000 RMB depending on qualification + 50% of the monthly salary during summer vacation

Accommodation: - Free off-campus furnished accommodation (excluding utilities) with cooking facilities and private bathroom- Free off campus accommodation OR 2500 RMB / month housing allowance for Shenzhen positions

Flight Allowance: 5000 RMB, paid at the end of the contract.

Healthcare: Comprehensive medical + accident insurance

Holidays: 11 public holiday per year + school breaks

Visa: Z Visa


Further Details

Other Benefits:
Assistance in obtaining a Z Visa and work permit, opening a Chinese bank account, visa extension and work permit, Reimbursed residence permit and obligatory medical check-up, regular training provided by our partner company and your school; team-building activities organized by your school, opportunities for promotion and career advancement within our partner company

• US, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, UK, Ireland, South Africa
• Bachelors’ degree or equivalent; a postgraduate degree/ teaching experience is a plus
• Teaching Certificate (TESOL, TEFL, ESOL, CELTA), at least 100 hours
• Teachers with a degree in English/Education applying for positions in Shenzhen should have either 2 yrs teaching experience or a 100 hours teaching certificate (TEFL, TESOL, CELTA)
• For teachers with degrees in other disciplines applying for a position in Shenzhen should have both


How to apply

1. Apply online on our website (, fill out the forms and upload your resume.

2.Schedule a phone interview with us.

3. After a phone interview, we will introduce you to our partners/hiring schools

4. We will assist you with the application and visa process to ease the process of moving abroad


Organisation Name

We Teach Asia


About Organisation

We are an Asia-based company that specializes in finding paid teaching positions for teachers looking to share their language as well as their professional expertise while immersing themselves in new cultures in Asia.


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