TEACHING ENGLISH IN CHINA
Teaching English in China
As a government-supported TEFL program, we work with some of the best schools in Sichuan, China. Therefore, we are able to best match every candidate according to their preferences (salary, location, age-group, etc). Below are some of our job openings, testimonials from teachers, and some of the available locations, so you can make an informed decision on applying with TeacherDiscoverChina.
All school positions are subject to availability (due to ongoing recruitment we can’t guarantee that featured schools are available for the current semester).
Kindergarten In Chengdu
Salary: RMB 12,000 to 15,000 per month (pre-tax)
Age of students:
3 – 6 (mostly from 4 to 6)
Working time: 8:30 am – 5:30 pm, lunch break 12pm-2: 20 pm, Monday to Friday, 10.5 months teaching for a one-year contract.
Usually 30-40 minutes per class, 20-30 students per class
There are four teachers for each class, including a Chinese English teacher, teaching assistant, babysitting teacher and the lead teacher (you).
You will have one class (40 minutes) each morning, and you need to follow other teachers’ classes (act as a teaching assistant for other teachers if needed). You will have four-afternoon classes in total per week. If you don’t have any class in the afternoon, you don’t need to follow other teachers’ class, and you can prepare your lesson in the office.
Free lunch on working days
Unpaid winter break (2weeks)
Fully paid Chinese public holidays
RMB 8,000 flight reimbursement upon completion for a one-year contract
Note: the kindergarten does not provide free accommodation, but we will assist in finding an apartment and provide RMB1,000 allowance per month.
Primary School in Chengdu
Salary: RMB 10,000 to 12,000 per month (pre-tax)
Age of students:
6 -12 years
Working time: 16 hours face to face class each week, no office hours.
Class size: 35 minutes for each class, 40 students per class.
Accommodation: free provided by school
Half pay during the winter break
Full pay on Chinese public holidays
RMB 8,000 flight reimbursement upon completion for one-year contract
First rate model high school in Luzhou
Salary: RMB20,000 per month (pre-tax)
University of Chengdu
Salary: RMB8,000-9,000per month (pre-tax)
Private language center in Suining
Salary: RMB20,000 per month
Testimonials – TEFL Internship Program
“I have been teaching English in China for over a year now and I can easily say that it has been one of the best decisions of my life.”
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“Taking part in the TeachDiscoverChina program has been a game-changer for me. ”
“The TeachDiscoverChina program has been amazing.”
“I have been in China for three months now, and I have enjoyed experiencing a different way of life…”
Testimonials – TEFL Teacher Program
“I have been in china for 20 months now. I really enjoy my stay here and the organization helps a lot.”
“I knew friends who had moved to China to teach English and loved it, so I decided to give it a try, and it was the best decision of my life!”
Sichuan is huge and we are able to offer locations across the province according to the teacher’s preferences. Everything from the countryside, small towns, medium cities to big cosmopolitan metropolises like the capital, Chengdu. Here is a small selection of available locations.