Primary/Middle and High School ESL Teacher

Walton Foreign Language School - More Info

We are currently looking for caring and energetic native English-speaking ESL teacher to join our faculty to teach middle and high school students. If you have a passion for working with children, are dedicated to providing the best education and care to your students, work collaboratively, and want to learn and grow, we want you to be a part of our team.


  • Teach content and English Language Arts skills in grades 6-12 using the performance standards of the International Baccalaureate Program
  • Develop weekly lesson plans and curriculum maps in conjunction with their grade level and ESL colleagues
  • Evaluate academic and social growth of students (pre-post assessments), analyze data, prepare reports, keep appropriate records as necessary
  • Create and maintain documents and files for individual students
  • Evaluate each student’s ESL progress on an individual basis
  • Identify student’s ESL needs and cooperate with other professional staff members to address issues
  • Communicate with homeroom teachers, parents and school admin on student progress.
  • Participate in staff meetings and support student activities
  • Teach through a student centered, inquiry-based creative approach
  • Develop a multicultural learning community that emphasizes respect for diversity
Posted: March 2019
This is a Direct to School Job
Taicang (Suburb of Shanghai), China
August 2019
1 Year
Licensed Teacher, College/University Faculty
Elementary, Middle School, High School
USD 3000 - 4500

Job Benefits

  • Supportive HR staff and Academic team
  • Attentive visa and transition support
  • A school committed to teacher growth and development
  • Above industry average monthly salary
  • Housing allowance with relocation support
  • Medial insurance
  • Flight Allowance
  • Paid holidays
  • Year-end performance bonus

Qualifications and Requirements

  • Passion for teaching students English as a second language
  • Familiarity or experience with the International Baccalaureate program
  • Familiarity with inquiry-based teaching and Responsive Classroom
  • Teaching certification or license a plus
  • At least 2 years previous ESL teaching experience
  • Understanding and proficiency in relevant technology
  • Knowledge of current ESL educational and instructional methodologies

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)