ESL Employment

BEIJING & SHENZHEN: Teach primary & middle school students at public schools

  • Gold Star Consulting Limited
  • 03/10/17
  • Shenzhen, China
  • 1600 / Monthly
  • Full-Time

The Job
We are now holding interviews for English teachers to teach 6 to 15 year olds at our public schools in Shenzhen and Beijing. If you are a dynamic teacher, have an interest in an authentic Chinese school setting and can deliver learner centered, engaging lessons then we are interested in speaking with you.

Teachers use the communicative approach to language teaching with various student interactions encouraged in class such as group work, pair work, role plays, project work as well as more traditional teaching methods to add variety to the classes and help create a fun and relaxed learning environment.

All new teachers will receive training on arrival and will be introduced to the school and teaching methods. Teaching materials and resources are provided by the school and are targeted to the age of the students being taught. Materials follow the Chinese national school curriculum and focus on developing all four skills " speaking, listening, reading and writing. Teachers are encouraged to adapt and supplement the materials where need be to ensure classes are engaging and interesting.

Classes are held during the day time from Monday to Friday, with a maximum of 14 hours of teaching per week, so you have evenings and weekends off.
Shenzhen " The City
Shenzhen is located in the southern portion of the Guangdong Province, on the eastern shore of the Pearl River Delta. Neighboring the Pearl River Delta and Hong Kong (located just south of Shenzhen), Shenzhen's location gives it a geographical advantage for economic development. In 1980, the first Special Economic Zone of China was built in Shenzhen. From then on, Shenzhen become a highlighted city of China, one known for its rapid economic growth.

Main Responsibilities
-Maximum teaching hours of 14 hours per week
-Monday to Friday classes (8am " 12pm & 2pm " 5pm) with evenings and weekends off
-Deliver learner centered, engaging lessons to students
-Ensure equal participation of all students
-Complete all administrative tasks in a timely manner
-Actively participate in professional development workshops and activities
-Attend school activities, parties and other events

-Excellent salary: 9,000 " 11,000 RMB (1,300 " 1,600 USD) per month for teachers with less than 1 year teaching experience
-Excellent salary: 10,000 " 12,000 RMB (1,400 " 1,700 USD) per month for teachers with 2 years teaching experience OR 1 year teaching experience and 120 hour TEFL
-Free accommodation provided by the school shared with another teacher OR housing allowance of 2 - 3,000 RMB per month
-Flight allowance of 5,000 RMB for teachers with less than 1 year teaching experience (2,500 RMB provided after first week and 2,500 RMB provided after first semester)
-4,000 " 8,000 RMB end of contract bonus, based on performance for teachers with 2 or more years of relevant experience
-Over 3 months of holidays including all national holidays and 2 months during summer (paid at 50% with no housing allowance)
-Legal Z work visa provided and assistance with all the visa paperwork
-Social and business insurance provided
-2 free meals per day provided on the school campus
-Dedicated office staff to facilitate life in China and communication with school
-Airport pickup and work and life orientation on arrival
-Teacher training and professional development provided
-120 hour TEFL course provided if needed
-Chinese lessons provided
-Company events and parties throughout the year
-Opportunities for extra part time work if required

-Native English speaker from UK, USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand or Ireland
-Bachelors degree
-TEFL certificate
-Teaching experience preferred but not required as we provide full training
-Professional, enthusiastic, culturally aware

How to Apply
Please send the following to Jessica at jobs(at)GoldStarTeachers(dot)com
-Covering letter
-Recent photo
-Degree & TEFL certificates (scan)
-Passport photo page (scan)
-Availability to start work
-Preferences for locations and student ages
-Include in the subject heading the reference no. SDE03eeJ

We are looking forward to hearing from you.

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