English kindergarten teachers for progressive US-partner school in China

Published: 27 Mar, 2019
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Banyan Global Learning

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China, Kunshan
Full time

Job title

Kindergarten English Teacher

Job description

Teach kindergarten (K1, K2 and K3) and experience "real China" in a canal-lined mid-level city about an hour from Shanghai!
Teachers with 24 months experience as an English teacher and a TESL/TEFL certification will qualify for a work visa. Original, tailored curriculum is provided but freedom is given to each teacher as to how they approach any given lesson (teacher's guides are provided).

Generous salary and modern accommodations make for relatively easy living and lots of travel. Kunshan is a growing city with a thriving but close-knit expat community. Banyan Global Learning provides professional development and a network of teachers that focus on quality instruction today and enhanced job prospects whatever your next step may be.

Location: Kunshan, China
Start Date: August 2019
Contract Length: 1 year (10 months) with option to renew for a second year at max. salary

Salary and benefits

Monthly salary of 18,000 RMB (if a teacher stays for an optional second year, the monthly salary is 20,500 RMB and an additional 20,500 RMB bonus will be paid upon completion of a second-consecutive year).

School housing (a single apartment or room in a shared apartment) or 3300 RMB/month stipend is provided in the first year of service (stipend is subject to local taxation).

To offset the cost of transportation to Asia, 4500 RMB is provided as additional salary twice per year (once at the beginning of each semester) for a total of 9000 RMB travel stipend. Teacher does not need to provide any proof of travel (stipend is subject to local taxation).

Limited health insurance for no-fault emergencies.


English teachers are required to have A) TEFL/TESOL qualification AND 24 months of English teaching experience OR B) State/Provincial Teaching Credential.

Must have a 4-year bachelor’s degree and be native speaker from an English-speaking country to qualify for work visa.

Must be able to interview either over video teleconferencing (Skype, WeChat) or in Shanghai, Taipei, Los Angeles or Portland (OR).

Must be able to provide a demo video (10+ minutes) and/or perform a teaching demo live over video teleconferencing (or in person in Kunshan, Taipei, Los Angeles or Portland, OR).

Must be able to provide at least 3 professional references.

No knowledge of Mandarin is necessary.

How to apply

To apply, send current resume and cover letter/cover email to: info@banyangloballearning.com

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