Teach in Hong Kong

Teach in Hong Kong

Hong Kong is an exciting and culturally rich place that provides plenty of travel opportunities to other parts of Asia. Teach Away's job board features positions for ESL teachers to teach English in Hong Kong.

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Teach English in Hong Kong

Certified teachers have an opportunity to use their skills in the classroom while experiencing one of the most vibrant and exciting areas in the world.

Please review Teach Away's job board to see active listings to teach English in Hong Kong.

Teach English in Hong Kong

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Salary & benefits when teaching in Hong Kong

Salary for teaching in Hong Kong

To teach English in Hong Kong, you can expect salary ranges from HK$21,000 to HK$62,500 (approximately $3,600-$8,000 USD) per month.

Benefits for teaching in Hong Kong

Teachers can expect end-of-contract bonuses, support with career development, and sponsored visas. Accommodation may be provided by schools or, at least, assistance in finding housing.

Teaching in Hong Kong

School Locations in Hong Kong

Hong Kong is separated into 18 different administrative regions and schools may determine the placements based on need and availability.

School Locations in Hong Kong

Hong Kong at a Glance

Country Information

Language - Chinese, English

Population - 7,368,277

Currency - Hong Kong dollar (HKD)

Government - Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China

Major Religion - Buddhism, Taoism, Christianity

Climate - Humid subtropical

Quick Facts
  • Hong Kong became a Special Administrative Region of China on 1st July 1997.
  • Hong Kong has a wholly separate legal system to China.
  • Hong Kong has the most skyscrapers in the world.
  • The city’s name, Hong Kong means “Fragrant Harbor.”
  • Eating noodles on your birthday is believed to extend your life.
  • Hong Kong has more Rolls Royce’s per person than any other city in the world.

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