ESL Elementary Teacher

Kang Chiao International School - More Info

Kang Chiao International School, East China is looking for qualified Elementary School English teachers for the 2019-2020 school year, beginning Autumn 2019.

Elementary School English teachers will be responsible for a project-based ESL curriculum and will create a flexible program and class environment favorable for student learning and personal growth in the English language.

Kang Chiao International School East China strives to provide a stimulating environment where diversity and inspiration are embraced. Our students are empowered to acquire and reinforce skills needed to be engaging, active lifelong learners. Therefore, they will be prepared to face uncertainty with confidence in our global society.

Successful applicants will join an elementary team made up of more than forty foreign English teachers. The role is that of an English Language subject teacher and will entail the teaching of four profieciency levelled classes on a block scheduling system.

Mission Statement

Kang Chiao strives to provide a culturally stimulating environment, where diversity is celebrated and students are provided with the skills to succeed in a global society. From our kindergarten through to our senior high school, Kang Chiao utilizes innovative pedagogical methods based on an international curriculum.


Nurturing International Leaders, Preparing Students for a Beautiful Future.

Posted: February 2019
This is a Direct to School Job
Suzhou, China
August 2019
2 years
Licensed Teacher, University Graduate, ESL Instructor
Elementary, Middle School
USD 2400 - 3800

Job Benefits

  • Substantial airfare and relocation reimbursement (up to $1700) Airport pickup and immediate temporary accommodation
  • Competitive housing allowance paid on a monthly basis
  • Opportunities for in-house, ongoing professional development
  • Health insurance
  • 30 paid vacation days for the first year (10 additional paid vacation days for second year of the contract)
  • Generous contract completion and renewal bonuses

Qualifications and Requirements

TESL/TEFL Certificate over 100 hours
  • ESL teaching experience required
  • Able to use ESL experience and strategies
  • Willing to assist in the development and delivery of an ESL curriculum designed for lower level learners
  • Patient, enthusiatic, caring and collaborative
  • Age limit for hiring in China is 56
TEFL certification required

About China

One of the world's most powerful nations, China's cultural contributions have influenced history and human development for thousands of years. Teach Away offers ESL teaching jobs in reputable language schools as well as licensed teaching jobs across China.

Beijing, China
Standard Mandarin
Renminbi (yuan) (¥)
Buddhism, Taoism
Varied: wet/dry seasons
Land area - 3.7 million sq. miles (9.6 million sq. km)