Foreign English Teacher & Teaching Assistant Wanted!

Published: 5 Jan, 2022

Taiwan Foreign English Teachers Program (TFETP)

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Taiwan, Cities all over Taiwan
Full time

Job title

Foreign English Teacher & Teaching Assistant

Job description

The Taiwan Foreign English Teaching Program (TFETP) is a government sponsored program launched by the Taiwan Ministry of Education (MOE). Currently recruiting qualified English teachers to teach in public elementary and secondary schools in Taiwan.

Job Description:

Foreign English Teachers are to cooperate with Taiwanese teachers to enhance the quality of English curriculum, teaching, and assessment in a way to strengthen English professional standards, provide students with positive and immersive English learning environment, and strengthen the student’s overall English abilities. The main job duties for foreign English teachers are listed below:

1. Work hours are 5 days a week, 8 hours a day.
2. Conduct co-teaching with Taiwanese teachers up to 20 periods a week.
3. Provide a positive English learning environment for students by taking part in various school activities, exhibitions, performances, and projects.
4. Create a rich immersive English learning environment via diverse approaches to enhance student’s overall English ability, learning interests, and confidence.
5. Participate in English teaching meetings, professional development activities, extracurricular activities, competitions, exhibitions, performances, and other related projects.
6. Prepare lessons with colleagues or independently, including writing lesson plans, preparing teaching materials, grading assignments, and assessing evaluations.
7. Accept assignments from the school to participate in English teaching professional development activities, competitions, exhibitions, performances, and other related affairs organized by the government.


22 cities and counties in Taiwan. Applicants’ preferences will be taken into consideration but not guaranteed.

Salary and benefits

Monthly Salary:

- English Teacher: NT$ 62,720-91,420 (Depending on level of education and teaching experience)

- English Teaching Assistant: NT$45,000


Basic Qualifications/Requirements:

- English Teacher:
A native English speaker who comes from a nation where English is the official/common language
Hold a state-issued teaching license or certificate
Hold a bachelor’s degree or higher

- English Teaching Assistant:
A native English speaker who comes from a nation where English is the official/common language
Hold a bachelor’s degree or higher

How to apply

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For more info please check out the TFETP Official Website

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