ESL Teacher - EF Hangzhou & Huzhou - China

Welcoming you the opportunity to be part of an expanding, staff development focused organization; boasting 8 schools with a multinational staff of over 160 teachers, teaching children ages 3-18.

Not only do we offer a paid 2-week on boarding prior to being placed into a centre, our structured support in order to ensure your continuous professional development is prioritized, ensures your expectations are at the forefront of a successful teaching experience!

Growth Opportunities for committed, career minded professionals!

Experience the best that China has to offer!


Main Responsibilities:

  • Carry out the timetable of classes assigned by the DOS
  • Give lessons to the highest standards of English language teaching
  • Become familiar with the programs and courses of study at the centre and as directed by EF English First guidelines
  • Develop and use suitable supplementary materials as necessary
  • Use audio / video materials in classes
  • Expose students to the use of CALL, and the Internet for language learning purposes
  • Begin and end classes on time
  • Prepare lessons and equipment in advance for all classes
  • Become familiar with and Implement all course management procedures as directed by EF English First guidelines
  • Administer, correct and record the results of progress reports, tests and assessments for students
  • Substitute for absent colleagues, perhaps at short notice, on or off-site
  • Be responsible for students’ welfare and progress
  • Inform students of centre aims and objectives
  • Cooperate with the CM and DOS in ensuring the constructive communication and efficient operation of the centre
  • Meet regularly with the DOS and/or centre colleagues to communicate all relevant information
  • Assist the DOS upon request with the development and marketing of courses and induction of sales, service and teaching staff into the practices of the centre
  • Maintain student and class records
  • Assist in the placement testing and interviewing of new students
  • Carry out teaching related responsibilities including, but not limited to demonstration classes, Life Clubs, tutorials, seminars and presentations




Posted: March 2018
This is a Direct to School Job
Hangzhou & Huzhou , China
May 2018
15 Months or 24 Months
Licensed Teacher, University Graduate, ESL Instructor, Office/Administration Staff
Gr. 1, Gr. 2, Gr. 3, Gr. 4, Gr. 5, Gr. 6, Gr. 7, Gr. 8, Gr. 9, Gr. 10, Gr. 11, Gr. 12
USD 2000 - 2800

Job Benefits

  • NET 13,000RMB – 18,000RMB
  • Up to 11,000 RMB/month NET base Salary (Commensurate with level of experience)
  • 2000RMB quarterly bonus based on performance
  • 3000RMB/month housing allowance and logistics support for finding accommodation
  • 11250RMB flight allowance for a 15-month contract, 18000 for a 2-year contract
  • Airport pick up and Year-round logistics support
  • Paid Z-visa, residence permit and sponsored foreign experts teaching license
  • Paid 2-week initial on boarding and training
  • Ongoing Regional and In-centre CPD
  • 6000RMB study allowance for a 2-year contract
  • Cambridge TKT Qualifications
  • Paid medical check and health insurance
  • Paid Chinese tuition and ongoing Language Learning support
  • 22 paid days holiday per year (24 in your 2nd year)
  • Monthly social and teambuilding events
  • Referral schemes - 3000RMB for each new teacher you refer to our recruiters – bring your friends!
  • Contract re-sign bonus of 5000RMB
  • Promotion opportunities in our ever-expanding franchise – those who want to develop, we create the opportunities to do so!

Qualifications & Requirements

TESL/TEFL Certificate over 100 hours, TESL/TEFL Certificate
  • Applicants must be citizens from the United States, United Kingdom, Canada, Ireland, Australia, or New Zealand
  • Must be under age 60 for visa purposes
  • 120 hour TEFL or other teaching qualification (or willing to obtain one) or 2 years post graduate certificate
  • Clean criminal background check, valid within 6 months – will need to be notarized
  • A match with our core values and a love for enabling a child’s growth
TEFL certification required