Kindergarten Teacher - Walton Foreign Language School - China

Kindergarten Teacher - Walton Foreign Language School - China

Teach basic skills including letters, numbers, sciences, music, art, literature and social skills to children in kindergarten. Using these academic skills, the teacher will advance their physical, mental, and social development.

Main Responsibilities

  • Plan a program that helps each student achieve learning objectives and curriculum goals
  • Prepare lesson materials and resources
  • Select and use instructional methods and materials appropriate to the students and learning activities
  • Utilize games, music, books, art, technology and other resources to teach basic skills and foster student development
  • Adapt standard teaching methods to meet different student needs and interests
  • Create a positive and appropriate classroom environment that is conducive to learning
  • Develop and implement a suitable classroom management system.
  • Establish and effect rules for acceptable behavior
  • Apply and follow up on approved disciplinary interventions
  • Encourage cooperative social behavior through games and activities
  • Observe, evaluate and record children's social and academic progress
  • Provide constructive feedback to parents, guardians and administration
  • Prepare and distribute written reports
  • Ensure equipment and facilities are clean and safe
  • Collaborate with other staff members to promote the general health of the school
  • Perform required administrative duties including attending staff meetings
  • Uphold the school code of conduct and all school policies, rules and procedures in a supportive and positive manner
Posted: January 2018
This is a Direct to School Job
Taicang , China
August 2018
1 year
Licensed Teacher, University Graduate
USD 2700 - 4300

Job Benefits

  • IB and other related training for teachers provided by experienced practitioners
  • Furnished housing provided or a housing allowance of 2000 RMB/month
  • Medial insurance provided
  • 10,000 RMB flight allowance
  • Summer and winter holidays off
  • Optional summer camp employment offered
  • Paid winter vacation
  • Language Lessons
  • Spousal Allowance
  • Bonus upon completion of contract

Our accommodations also include an employee on-boarding program that provides teachers with the support they need to acclimate to their new surroundings and feel comfortable as they explore the city. For example, we provide an agent for housing, assign a buddy to guide them over their first couple of months and allocate a foreign affairs assistant to accompany them with the various visa, residence processes and to also provide assistance for daily living concerns or questions.

Qualifications & Requirements

TESL/TEFL Certificate
2 Years
Education Prefered
  • Must be a native English speaker
  • Bachelor's degree in elementary education or equivalent
  • Teaching certification or license a plus
  • First Aid and CPR certifications preferred
  • At least 2 years previous teaching experience
  • Understanding and proficiency in relevant technology
  • Knowledge of current educational and instructional methodologies
  • Knowledge of early childhood developmental theories and practices
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.

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