ESL TEACHER IN MINHOU

ABOUT THE ROLE

  • Working hours: 35 hours per week (Wednesday – Sunday). This includes office and teaching hours.
  • Student age: 3-16 years old
  • Class size: 16 children max. for juniors, 12 children max. for kindergarten.
  • Class length: 1 hour for kindergarten, 1.5 hours for junior.
  • Our Minhou location is the only location at York English that currently practice co-teaching. This means you will alternate teaching each class with a local partner. There are still Teaching Assistants in each class, just like in our other locations and we are using the same curriculum. Some of the benefits of co-teaching are:
    • having an experienced partner as a co-teacher can mean there are two sets of hands trying to improve the class.
    • You can share experiences and ideas, building off each other’s successes with a class.
    • You get to see a greater variety of students.

THE PACKAGE

  • Starting salary: 12000-14000 RMB per month depending on experience. CELTA holders will also receive an extra 250 RMB per month.
  • Free city centre apartment OR a 2000 RMB housing allowance should you wish to find your own place.
  • 8000 RMB flight allowance
  • Fully funded working visa
  • 10 days paid personal holiday (15 in your 2nd year). Plus end of summer vacation, all Chinese national holidays, Christmas and New Year.
  • Quarterly merit-based raise
  • 3000 RMB end of 12 month contract bonus
  • Free basic medical insurance
  • Paid overtime
  • On-going training and professional development
  • Company trips paid in half by us

REQUIREMENTS

  • Native English speaker
  • Bachelors Degree or higher
  • TEFL certificate or higher (completed, in the process of or willing to start it)
  • Passport holder for one of the following countries: United Kingdom, Ireland, United States, Canada, South Africa, Australia and New Zealand.
  • Can commit to a 12 month contract.

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