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Hangzhou: ESL Job Opportunity to Teach Young Learners - ESL English Teacher / TEFL / Teach in China - APPLY NOW!
Reference no.: KLHZDE7A
Positions: Full time English Language Teacher
Locations: Hangzhou, China
Our website: www.GoldStarTeachers.com
COVID-19 Coronavirus Update: Schools across China have now mostly reopened and are holding interviews for August 2020 to February 2021 start dates. If you are already in China, your start date could be as soon as within a few weeks. If you are outside of China, taking into account the interview process, visa application process, your earliest start date could be around November, provided travel restrictions have been lifted. For more information please read our article here - our article
o Excellent salary: up to 20,000 RMB per month
o Housing allowance provided
o Ongoing professional development and training by a supportive team
Our young learners school located in Hangzhou is now seeking additional positive open minded teachers to join our tight knit team. Our school was established in 2011 and currently enrolls over 400 students, more than a 500 percent increase since the current leadership team (an American Chinese partnership) took over in 2014. One of our main goals is to provide a working environment where all our team of staff, Chinese and expats, feel that as part of a family we are all equally supported, respected and understood. Always seeking to build a high level of trust, and loyalty; we work towards creating a positive and friendly work atmosphere that encourages open and honest communication with meaningful interaction between our family of staff as we strive to be our very best every day.
Leading our class of young learners aged 3 to 15, we seek teachers that provide sincere care and possess a mindset of holistically impacting each student. Teachers will utilize our provided materials in combination with up to date facility equipment to aid student engagement and focus. While storybooks and lessons form a portion of learning, we also encourage students to learn while playing through a range of hands on activities which we have developed.
Hangzhou the City
Hangzhou is the capital of Zhejiang province and is located not far south of Shanghai. The city is regarded as one of the most beautiful cities in China with numerous historic relics and natural beauty.
In addition to being the headquarters of internet giant Alibaba, it is home to the Most famous picturesque West Lake, elected as a National Key Scenic location due to its historical and cultural significance and many temples, pagodas, ponds and plants.
o Maximum of 22 working hours per week
o Maximum of 12 administrative hours depending on class loads
o 2 days off per week
o Students aged 3 to 15
o Classes limited to a maximum to 10 students
o Ensure equal participation of all students
o Excellent salary: up to 20,000 RMB per month (approx. 2,800 USD per month) combined from base salary, hourly rate, performance bonus and housing allowance
o Airfare bonus of 5000 RMB provided at the end of the year (approx. 700 USD)
o Annual salary increase
o Sponsored legal Z work visa
o Hotel provided upon arrival
o A minimum of 22 paid holidays, including statutory and school holidays
o Accumulated paid and unpaid personal days
o Medical and accident insurance provided
o Chinese speaking co-teachers
o All teaching materials, resources, curriculum, training and support provided
o Opportunities for advancement and promotion
o Teacher training, focus training, conflict resolution training, emotional intelligence training, local language training and more! Always learning!
o Team building events throughout the year and staff trips
o Bachelors degree or higher
o 120 hour TEFL certificate required (No TEFL? We recommend INTESOL: www.GoldStarTeachers.com/INTESOL)
o Native English speaker from UK, USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Ireland or South Africa
o Young learners or relevant teaching experience preferred
o Notarised and clean criminal background check, valid within 6 months
o Respectful, kind, energetic, passionate, willing to learn, professional, hardworking and loves kids!
How to Apply
Please send the following to Annie at annie@GoldStarTeachers.com or complete this form:
o Covering letter
o Recent photo
o Degree and TEFL certificates (scan)
o Passport photo page (scan or a clear photo)
o Availability to start work
o Include in the subject heading the reference no. KLHZDE7A
Gold Star TEFL Recruitment
With over 10 years experience in the ESL industry, Gold Star TEFL Recruitment is an honest, professional, British owned recruitment agent. We have helped thousands of teachers find meaningful jobs with excellent schools.
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The entire recruitment process is completely free of charge from start to finish.
We are looking forward to hearing from you.