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Sponsored visa, airfare, health insurance

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On-going training and job rotation scheme

Your salary and benefits package

  • Up to $4000 monthly after tax, based on qualifications
  • Accommodation provided

You also get:

  • Annual flight allowance
  • Sponsored legal Z work visa
  • Health insurance
  • Airport pick-up upon arrival
  • Free Mandarin Chinese lessons and sponsored social events

How to start

Apply for a teaching position

Pass the interview

Prepare documents

Arrive in China

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What qualifications do I need?

  • Bachelor's degree
  • 2 years of teaching experience or a teaching certificate (TEFL or equivalent)
  • Clear background check
  • Ability to live abroad for at least one year

You'll be provided with the resources to become
the best teacher you can be!

Teaching in China with English First Hangzhou
We tend to share the same sense of adventure and community. We talk about new places to visit and things to do. Being a teacher is not a desk job. It's hectic and can be hard work, but also fun. There's something that surprises me every day working in China that I know I wouldn't find anywhere else.

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