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About the Explore Program

Be confident in your teach abroad job hunt with Teach Away’s 2017/2018 Explore Program. We are now accepting applications for tons of incredible job opportunities teaching English in China for the upcoming school year.

If you’ve dreamed of living in an exhilarating, rapidly-changing city like Shenzhen or experiencing firsthand the amazing historical and archeological wonders of Chengdu, Teach Away’s Explore Program has the perfect teaching opportunity for you. For more information on the biggest teaching locations in China, check out our Teach in China page.

Whether you’re a recent college graduate with no teaching experience or an experienced, qualified teacher, the Explore Program has a wide range of open teaching positions to match your skills and experience at hundreds of schools across both major and smaller cities in China.

With a fascinating history, diverse culture, rich culinary tradition and over a billion English language learners, it’s not hard to see why China is the ideal spot for ESL job-seekers internationally. On the cusp of becoming the world’s biggest economy, more new and experienced teachers are increasingly drawn to China for the chance to gain valuable work experience, learn Mandarin (one of the most in-demand international languages) and take advantage of the country’s unbeatable ESL teaching opportunities.

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The Explore Program - Salary and Benefits

Teachers who join the Explore Program are offered highly competitive salaries and benefits, including flights, housing and bonuses, along with the chance to make a difference in the lives of their students and gain teaching experience in the biggest ESL job market worldwide.

As a result, successful Explore Program candidates can expect to maintain a high standard of living and afford to travel around, experiencing different cultures and places in China and Asia, while still setting aside savings for the future. To find out more about the cost of living in China, please visit our Teach in China information page.

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How to apply to the Explore Program?

A Teach Away Placement Coordinator will be in touch to discuss next steps in the application process.

You'll be invited to two rounds of online interviews.

You’ll be matched with a hiring school that bests suits you!

The Explore Program - Requirements

In order to join the Explore Program, you must be a native English speaker (US, Canada, UK, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand or South Africa), and hold, at minimum, a Bachelor’s degree in any major. A TEFL certificate is not required to apply to the Explore Program. Successful applicants may be eligible to receive a discounted or fully covered TEFL Online.

We welcome and encourage applications from recent college graduates and first-time teachers looking to join The Explore Program. Qualified teachers who are eager to grow their international teaching career are also eligible for rewarding teaching positions at some of China’s top English language schools through the Explore Program.

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