Posted: 15th January 2019

JOB TITLE

Primary & Middle School Teaching Positions in Shenzhen

JOB LOCATION

Shenzhen

JOB CATEGORY

English Teacher

COUNTRY

China

EXPERIENCE

No experience required

POSITIONS AVAILABLE

1

APPLICATION DEADLINE

15th February 2019

Applications close in -184 days

JOB DETAILS

We are now holding interviews for English teachers to teach 6 to 15 year olds at our public schools in the southern Chinese city of Shenzhen. 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 18 hours of teaching per week, so you have evenings and weekends off.

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.

Main Responsibilities

-Maximum of 18 teaching hours per week
-Maximum of 20 admin hours per week
-Monday to Friday classes (8:00am – 12:00pm & 2:00pm – 5:30pm) 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


QUALIFICATIONS

Requirements

-Native English speaker from UK, USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand or Ireland (can consider non-native teachers with two years of full time teaching experience and reference letters reflecting such experience)
-Bachelor’s degree
-2 years teaching experience OR minimum 120 hour TEFL certificate (No TEFL? – We recommend INTESOL)
-Teaching experience preferred but not required as we provide full training
-Professional, enthusiastic, culturally aware

There are no costs whatsoever for the entire recruitment process.

We are looking forward to hearing from you.

SALARY AND BENEFITS

Compensation

-Excellent salary: 13,000 – 16,000 RMB monthly based on qualifications (including housing allowance)
-Paid flight upfront for new 2018 graduates
-5,000 RMB once-a-year flight allowance (will be reimbursed in a week upon arrival)
-Contract renewal appraisal (boost monthly salary)
-Z work visa application assistance and up to 400 RMB visa cost reimbursement
-Social, health and accident insurance
-Pre-arrival webinar training and orientation
-Airport pickup, bank, phone card, and apartment rental assistance
-Welcome package and comprehensive arrival orientation
-SDE sponsored social events and culture classes
-Ongoing teacher mentoring and assessment
-Chinese public holidays
-Winter vacation: 1 month (half-month salary +housing allowance) OR Summer vacation: 2 months (half month salary + 1 month housing allowance)
-Part time opportunities
-Teacher training and professional development provided
-Chinese lessons provided
-Up to 4 nights hotel provided on arrival before permanent accommodation arranged
-Company events and parties throughout the year

CONTACT

Recruitment

ADDRESS

1 Fl, 20, Lane 768, Nangang Dist. Taipei,Taiwan, Taipei, Dist. Taipei China 100

PHONE

Ph. +886 0981169249

EMAIL

Fax. +86 577 88698099

Gold Star Consulting Limited

Gold Star TEFL Recruitment is a TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language) teacher recruitment agency, specializing in assisting English teachers find the best teaching jobs in China and other Asian countries. Founded in 2009, we strongly believe in providing an honest, professional and supremely effective job placement service for our teachers. Over the years we have helped hundreds of teachers and are proud of the many positive comments we’ve had and really enjoy hearing about our teachers’ adventures abroad.

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