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Shane English School Taiwan - Summer Recruitment Drive

Published: 28 Jun, 2019

Shane English School Taiwan

Taiwan, Taipei, Taichung, Hsinchu, Tainan, Kaohsiung
Full time

Job title

EFL Teacher

Job description

Teach in Taiwan - Shane English School is hiring!

Shane English School has begun its annual summer recruitment drive and is now looking for motivated ESL teachers interested in exploring the beautiful island of Taiwan. Read on to find out what’s in store for you when you join one of Taiwan’s leading English language schools.

Start with a worry-free trip to Taiwan

Our Head Office team will make sure you’re completely taken care of during your trip to Taiwan. We’ll ensure you’re completely prepared with all the correct documents before you head to the airport. Once you land, you’ll be picked up at the airport and taken to your arrival hotel for some R&R after your trip. During the first week, our wellness officer will accompany you to get a health check, apply for your work permit, open a bank account for you, and help find you an apartment.

A week of valuable training in Taipei City

Before you start teaching you’ll join a group of new teachers for our monthly training week at Head Office. Training covers everything from managing and motivating students to creating fun and engaging classes across a range of different ages. You’ll also get to see all our course books and how to use them effectively, as well as observe a few live classes with current teachers. By the end of the week you’ll be fully prepared to start your first class with a bang.

Continuous support from Head Office

Shane English School has a western Director of Studies designated to each district in Taiwan. Your designated Director of Studies will not only ensure your continued professional development through scheduled observations and feedback sessions, but will also provide assistance for any troubles or difficulties you may be experiencing, both inside or outside the classroom.

Working hours: 20-25 teaching hours per week. Very little admin work and no after-hours marking. Hours are also blocked together so there are no big gaps between classes.

Student age: 3-16 years old

Class size: maximum 10 students for very young learners, and a maximum of 18 students for young learners.

Curriculum: Shane English has a tailored curriculum which provides teachers with all the teaching guides, resources, and materials necessary to deliver fun and engaging classes.

Assistance: All classes have a local teaching assistant to help with activity preparation and classroom management.

Salary and benefits

Your salary at a glance:

• Earn 580-620 NT$ per hour depending on qualifications and experience
• TEFL certificate holders will earn 600-620 NT$ per hour depending on experience
• Salary increases 10 NT$ per hour every six months
• Receive a 20,000 NT$ bonus at the end of your 12 month contract
• Your salary is guaranteed at 20 hours per week even if hours fall below 20

• Airport pickup
• Assistance in booking and partial reimbursement on your arrival hotel
• Work visa provided
• Health insurance provided
• Assistance in finding an apartment near your school
• 1 week of comprehensive training at Head Office before you start


We require all teachers to be native English speakers, have a full university degree and a TEFL/teaching qualification. Also, the Taiwanese government requires teachers to submit a government-issued national police criminal record background check from their home country.

How to apply

Please apply on our website using this link

One we have received your application our our recruitment team will reach out to you within 3 working days.

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