Posted: 19th July 2017


EFL/ESL Teaching Position at EF Ningbo


Ningbo, China






No experience required




31st October 2017

Applications close in 11 days


• Teach weekly English classes to a range of ages and abilities

Make good use of our extensive course materials and technology in the classroom and ensure students learn in an engaging manner

Plan lessons and prepare teaching materials in advance, and use our ODIN system to input students’ grades and lesson content

Cooperate with colleagues and communicate effectively to help ensure efficient operation of the school

Carry out teaching related responsibilities including demo classes, special student events, conversation clubs, tutorials, seminars, presentations, etc.

Attend and support with the organization of school social events

Attend weekly trainings, workshops and staff meetings

Teaching & Work Hours

40 total work hours per week (includes planning time and classes)

Up to 20 teaching hours per week in the non-peak season

Up to 26 teaching hours per week for summer/winter courses (8 weeks per year)


Native English speakers with a Bachelor’s degree

A TEFL or TESOL certificate (120 hours)

Teaching experience preferred but not required

Professional and passionate about teaching children

Patient and culturally aware



Fully legal Z work visas and residence permit

1,000 RMB in visa costs reimbursed by the school (with receipts)


Flight: 9,000 RMB per year. Paid in 4,500 RMB installments every 6 months.

Performance: Up to 3,000 RMB per year. Performance assessed quarterly.

Referral: 3,000 RMB for referring a friend to work at EF Ningbo

Loyalty: 3,000 RMB for signing a second-year contract

Housing: 2,000 RMB per month

Our admin staff locates apartments for teachers, which teachers then pay for using the housing allowance mentioned above. Housing costs from 2000 RMB to 2500 RMB per month. We put teachers up in a hotel upon arrival until they’ve moved in to their apartment.

Other Benefits:

Free online Chinese classes through EF’s Chinesetown

Free professional teaching certification through the Cambridge TKT

11 national holidays + 10-15 days paid annual leave days

Health Insurance

Medical and dental insurance though Aetna provided and paid for by the school.

Paid Vacation

11 national holidays + 10 paid annual leave days

From the date the teacher accepts an offer and sends all required documents to us (we will give a list when you accept the offer), it will take 3-4 weeks for us to get the work permit notification. We process the notification in Ningbo and send it to the teacher. The teacher goes to the nearest Chinese consulate abroad and applies for a Z visa.

If you want to know more, please see the information below :


Video about our school:


Sophie Xu


F330,3f Century Oriental Plaza, No.1083 Zhongshan East Road, Ningbo,china, Ningbo, Zhejiang China 315100


Ph. +87160937


EF Ningbo Kids And Teens School

EF English First is an international education company that specializes in language training, educational travel, academic degree programs, and cultural exchange. The company was founded in 1965 by BertilHult in the Swedish university town of Lund. The company is privately held by the Hult family and is headquartered in Lucerne, Switzerland. EF has been in Ningbo since 2003. Currently we have a group of 5 schools, and each center has over 1000 students. Our Academic Team has over 80 teachers coming from all over the world. Our students range from 3 to 17 years old. The average group size is of 12 students, and we offer all the necessary support in terms of teaching materials. If teaching is the new direction your career needs, and if teaching kids is how you see yourself achieving personal and professional goals, apply now!

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