ESL Teacher

Balboa International Education ‒ High School Dual Diploma Program - More Info

Not Your Typical ESL Teaching Position. Join our College Preparatory Program.


About the program

Our program is designed for Chinese high school students that will be attending college in the U.S. or other English-speaking countries. The program combines traditional U.S. high school courses with TOEFL and SAT preparation to prepare students for college abroad, while also allowing them to earn a U.S. diploma and a Chinese high school diploma. Primary courses include ESL, Social Studies, Arts & Crafts, Music, Physical Education and more. The focus of the program is to prepare the students to be successful in an English-speaking college and improve their ability to be accepted into the best U.S. and international colleges and help students to improve their English, learn 21st century skills and become global citizens. 


  • Plan and deliver lessons; determine homework, projects, and quizzes
  • Correct homework, grade and keep detailed records for all students 
  • Participate in weekly teacher meetings, conference calls with BIE’s head office in California, Chinese High School functions, student, and extracurricular activities
  • Utilize standard US curriculum and textbooks as well as PowerPoint presentations
  • Work with assistant teachers to ensure effective lessons
Posted: September 2018
This is a Direct to School Job
Chengdu, Guangzhou, Dongguan (Guangdong), Quanzhou (Fujian) Jinjiang (Fujian), Julong (Fujian) and Mudanjiang (Heilongjiang), China
June 2019
1 Year
University Graduate
All Levels
USD 2300 - 2900

Job Benefits

  • Salary: up to 17,500RMB per month (higher in Guangzhou) 
  • Accommodation: single apartment for all locations
  • Contract completion bonus: 10,000RMB/year
  • Flight tickets: Airfare reimbursement to China
  • Free Medical insurance
  • Full work visa and resident’s permit 
  • Paid leave in addition to all Chinese national holidays
  • Career advancement opportunities

Qualifications and Requirements

  • Education-related bachelor's degree preferred
  • TEFL certificate or 2 years previous teaching experience supported by reference letters
  • Experience teaching US curriculum an advantage  
  • Proof of non criminal background (needs to be dated within the previous 6 months to be valid)
  • Clean health check (needs to be dated within the previous 12 months to be valid)
  • Degree certificate and non criminal background check must be authenticated

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)