Language School in Zhenjiang
EF English First, Zhenjiang is holding interviews for the position of English language teacher. Come and join our team of international teachers in a fantastic part of China and put your teaching skills in to real use. If you want to work in a modern, friendly school with cutting edge school design and technology then EF Zhenjiang is the place for you.
Our school is part of the largest language training company in the world and as such we boast outstanding resources, computer assisted learning, great support and training and a generous compensation package.
Our school is relatively small so team-work and the ability to get along with people are essential skills. We have an experienced Director of Studies in charge of managing and training the academic team. You will have the support and training that is essential to ensure the work is enjoyable and rewarding and you will be constantly growing as a teacher. We currently employ 3 foreign teachers and 2 local teachers. Our students are mainly young learners aged 3 to 15, we also offer some classes for adult and business English students.
Zhenjiang – The city
Zhenjiang, referring to the “Garrison of the River” in Mandarin, is a city with a history of 2,500 years. The city was once the provincial capital during the rule of the Republic of China. Sitting on the southern bank of Yangtze River, Zhenjiang borders Nanjing on the west and Changzhou on the east, and faces Yangzhou and Taizhou across the Yangtze River.
Now Zhenjiang City is a prefecture-level city in Jiangsu, with a booming economy and protected environment in Yangtze River Delta Economical Zone. With its legendary history, the city has become one of well-known historic and cultural cities in China.
-Maximum of 20-26 teaching hours per week
-40-hour work week including teaching hours
-Weekend classes with 2 days off during the week (peak season may require 6-day work week)
-Check and mark students’ homework and quizzes
-Provide reports on students’ performance to parents and the school staff
-Make good use of our extensive course materials and technology in the classroom
-Take part in marketing activities and assist in the placement testing and interviewing of new students
-Attend trainings and meetings
-Excellent salary: 6,500 RMB per month
-Flight allowance provided: 9,000 RMB (on completion of contract)
-Housing is provided for free or you housing allowance of 1,500 RMB per month provided
-Attendance bonus: 300 RMB off peak, 600 RMB peak
-Quarterly bonus up to 1,125 RMB
-Legal ‘Z’ work visa
-On-going professional training and classroom-based professional development
-12 days public holidays plus 5 days extra paid holidays
-Health insurance provided by AETNA
-Career advancement opportunities within the EF network globally
-Free Mandarin classes
-TEFL certificate preferred (No TEFL? – We recommend INTESOL www.GoldStarTeachers.com/INTESOL)
-Native English speakers from USA, UK, Canada, Australia and Ireland
-Young learner experience preferred but not required
-Creative, patient and passionate in teaching
-Professional and culturally aware
There are no costs whatsoever for the entire recruitment process.
We are looking forward to hearing from you.