• Young Learners
  • Shenzhen

English Language School in Shenzhen

Program Highlights

-Excellent salary: 14,000 to 16,000 RMB per month (housing allowance included)
-Teach in the vibrant city of Shenzhen
-One month holiday annually (fully paid)
-Small class sizes of 8 students and well designed western curriculum and materials

ESL Jobs in Shenzhen

We are now holding interviews for ESL teachers to teach at our modern English language school based in the southern Chinese city of Shenzhen. If you are a creative teacher and can deliver learner centered, engaging lessons then we are interested in speaking with you.

We use the western curriculum Wonder textbooks and educational materials best for children’s development at this stage. We offer after-school English lessons to children aged from 5 to 14 years old. Our small class size is limited to 8 students to provide more interaction and individual attention. If you enjoy working with children then we welcome you to schedule an interview with us to discuss things further.

Our goal is to internationalize English education, and create a relaxed and friendly environment to enable students to gain confidence in their spoken English. We take professionalism in teaching seriously, and as part of that offer regular professional development sessions to assist our staff in their own development, enabling them to reach higher standards both in the short term and in the future.

Teach English in Shenzhen

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.

Shenzhen is considered as one of the richest cities in the country which offers foreigners a great insight into contemporary China. From a small fishing village 30 years ago, Shenzhen has turned into a city filled with dynamic energy and on its way to becoming a world-class metropolis. Shenzhen is also known for its famous architecture, bars, restaurants, art scenes and shopping areas.

Shenzhen star

Main Responsibilities

-Maximum of 20 teaching classes (45 minutes / class) per week
-Maximum of 40 working hours per week
-Work Schedule: Wednesday to Friday 3pm – 9pm (4 to 5 hours per day including dinner time), Saturday to Sunday 9am – 6pm (7 hours per day including lunch break), Monday & Tuesday are off
-Class size: up to 8 students per class
-Student ages: 5 – 14 years old
-Deliver learner centered, engaging lessons to students
-Ensure equal participation of all students
-Actively participate in professional development workshops and activities
-Attend school activities and other events


-Excellent base salary: 11,000 – 13,000 RMB monthly (based on experience & qualifications)
-Monthly housing allowance: 3,000 RMB
-Airfare allowance: 5,000 RMB (paid within the first week when the teacher starts teaching)
-Arrival 4 day hotel allowance on provision of receipt
-1 month paid holidays during the contract term (national holidays included)
-Legal ‘Z’ work visa provided
-Health insurance
-Renewal contract bonus: 6,000 to 8,000 RMB
-Annual salary increase
-Professional pre-job training with on-going program supervision


-Native English speaker from UK, USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand or Ireland
-Bachelor’s degree
-120 hour TEFL certificate required (No TEFL? – We recommend INTESOL www.GoldStarTeachers.com/INTESOL)
-2 years teaching experience preferred
-Clean criminal record
-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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