A bachelor’s degree or higher;TEFL/CELTA is preferFields of Expertise:
ESL/EFL , Elementary , Curriculum Developer , ESL to Children , Kindergarten , University , University , Science , Math/Physics , Salary:
Are you looking for an opportunity to make a difference teaching students who are eager to learn?
We invite you to join the Shenmu City Xijiao Kangqiao Experimental School as a full-time English teacher. The role will be of a valued member of a team that is working to improve the lives of underprivileged children. You will be teaching an eager group of children and giving them an opportunity that their family has never had before.
About the school:
Shenmu City Xijiao Kangqiao Experimental School is a pilot school for experimental education. It teaches online and in-person. The school will soon introduce a maker space, STEAM education, nature and environmental ecology classes, film and TV production, drama, field trips, interdisciplinary education, sports development, traditional Chinese culture classes and more in the Fall semester.
As a former rural school, half of our students come from low-income, and underprivileged families. They have suffered from a lack of access to good educational resources until recently. With strong support from the community and the government, we have upgraded from a village school to an urban management school that was recently renovated in 2018.
About your new home:
Shenmu City Xijiao Kangqiao Experimental School is in Shenmu City in the Shaanxi Province. Shaanxi is considered one of the cradles of Chinese civilization. Founded over 4,000 years ago in the Ming Dynasty, it was the seat of power for most of Chinese’s ancient history. Shenmu borders Inner Mongolia to the north and Yellow River to the south.
Shenmu City is full of culture, but it is also one of the top 100 county-level cities in the country and is currently experiencing rapid development. Since 2009, Shenmu City has been the only area in China that has free medical care for all it’s residents. In addition, all public schools in Shenmu provide students with free education and meals.
English Teacher Job Duties:
* Manages and educates students in a classroom environment
* Develops and implements fascinating lessons that stimulate our students’ imagination
* Acts as a positive role model for the students
* Maintains a healthy and safe environment for the students
Skills and Qualifications:
* Serious and responsible, actively communicate
* Ability to actively face and overcome difficulties
* Discover, analyze, and solve problems
* Accept the guidance of a group of experts with an open mind
* Excellent written and oral communication skills
* Excellent organizational and time management skills
* Ability to establish rapport with students and teachers
* Ability to thrive in a cross-cultural environment
Salary: 16-18K (RMB) base salary with performance bonuses up to 25K.
Amenities: The city has natural beauty with a mountain park, clean water, parks with lots of open greenery. Hongjiannao, China’s largest desert freshwater lake is near by. Shenmu boasts some of the lowest levels of PM2.5 pollution in China. There are lots of restaurants and shops close to the school with easy and convenient transportation.
Accommodation: The school provides an apartment with complete facilities included.
Food: The school cafeteria provides free meals four times every weekday made with fresh, healthy ingredients. We offer healthy and delicious traditional Chinese food at the cafeteria, but we will occasionally provide you ”foreign” food like pizza, sandwich, etc. for when you get homesick. And of course coffee! Our staff will also work with you if you have any special dietary requirements.
Flight allowance: One round-trip flight home per year.
* Regularly organized field trips to attractions and cultural
* Formal Chinese culture and language classes
* Opportunities to guest teach, study, and visit other schools in Xi’an and Shaanxi Province
* Opportunities to lead special activities for winter and summer camps.
International education experts will provide teacher training and guidance
Career development support:
* This is not your typical ESL job. The school’s teacher team is unpretentious and proactive. You will get the full support and full cooperation of a great team
* We have an outstanding team of experts who will share advanced teaching concepts and methods and offer you plenty of resources to teach with
* The school strongly encourages and supports innovative ideas as long as you are creative and able to execute your plan
* The school is eager for outstanding teachers so if you perform well, there is plenty of room for advancement
* The Xijiao Kangqiao Education Group has many kindergartens, primary schools and middle schools throughout the Shaanxi Province, including new schools under construction. After your tenure with Xijiao Kangqiao, you will have the opportunity to working in one of our sister schools.