• Young Learners
  • Guangzhou

Middle Schools in Guangzhou


Program Highlights

-55 days of holidays per year
-Teach middle school students on a Monday to Friday schedule with evenings & weekends off
-Friendly, supportive teaching environment with excellent materials

ESL Jobs in Guangzhou

We are now holding interviews for English teachers at our middle schools based in the south of China and on the east coast in Zhejiang province. School locations are based in the major, vibrant cities of Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Hangzhou, Ningbo, Wenzhou, Taizhou and other locations. If you are a dynamic teacher, have an interest in teaching young learners aged 11 to 13 years old in an authentic Chinese educational system and can deliver learner centered, communicative lessons then we are interested in speaking with you.

Our middle schools are modern with up to date teaching materials and equipment including projectors and computers. Various student interactions are 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 15 hours of teaching per week, so you have evenings and weekends off.

Teach English in Guangzhou

Guangzhou, a prosperous metropolis full of vigor, is the capital city of Guangdong Province located along the south coastline of China. Being an excellent port on the Pearl River navigable to the South China Sea, and with fast accessibility to Hong Kong and Macau, Guangzhou serves as the political, economic, scientific, educational and cultural center in Guangdong area.

Guangzhou is considered as the paradise for food-lovers in south China. A large amount of time-honored restaurants and quality new restaurants serve various authentic Guangzhou dishes, snacks, and drinks. The most popular restaurants gather around the old city area, in cluding the Dongshan District, Yuexiu District, and Liwan District.

Guangzhou star

Main Responsibilities

-Maximum teaching hours of 15 hours per week
-Monday to Friday classes with evenings and weekends off
-10 month contract
-Deliver learner centered, engaging lessons to all 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


-Salary: 6,000 to 7,000 RMB per month (based on qualifications, experience and school locations)
-Free accommodation provided
-Flight allowance: 5,000 RMB provided after 10 months
-55 days holiday per year including summer & winter break (winter paid at 100%, summer paid at 50% – summer holidays for teachers who sign second year contract)
-Yearly bonus: 1,500 RMB
-Legal ‘Z’ work visa provided and cost covered by the school
-Free lunch provided
-Health insurance provided
-Supportive management


-Bachelor’s degree
-TEFL certificate preferred but not required (No TEFL? – We recommend INTESOL)
-Native English speaker from UK, USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand or Ireland
-Can also consider non-native teachers with fluent English educated in a native English speaking country or with a degree in English
-Teaching experience to young learners preferred but not required as training provided
-Professional, positive and culturally aware

There are no costs whatsoever for the entire recruitment process.

We are looking forward to hearing from you.

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