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Lead English Teacher

Published: 21 Aug, 2019

Reach Out
China, Shanghai
Full time

Job title

Lead English Teacher

Job description

At Reach Out, we understand that education is rapidly modernizing, so we take a very modern approach to our teaching methods. Every student has different learning styles that allow them to perform better, be it visual, aural, verbal, physical or logical. WE keep the class sizes small so that the teacher can manage their students on a personal level and help them flourish.

Responsibilities -
In this role you will be giving English classes to small groups of 6-8 students.

You will also be responsible for ensuring all weekly lessons are planned during office hours.

Give students a placement test and decide their level with supervision from your teaching assistant.

Record students progress so feedback can be given to parents, you will not need direct contact with the parents as your teaching assistant will do this.

Mark the work of the student and give comments on homework.

Stay in contact with your Teaching Assistant (Chinese speaking) in case a student needs help with something during the week or if a parent has questions.

Create an engaging curriculum for English that will be taught to the students.

Salary and benefits

4-6k USD per month

Working Visa provided

Other benefits are negotiable

All Chinese Holidays + 15 days per working year


Bachelor degree

2 years teaching experience a must (preferably experience of teaching in an International school. Will consider candidates with sufficient experience from local high schools and training schools)

Native English Speaker (preferably US accent. Will consider natives from other native speaking countries)

Strong organisational skills

Great time management

Excellent problem solving ability

Good interpersonal skills, particularly with regards to children

Ability to design curriculum for English courses at most grade levels

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