ESL Teacher in China - Graduate

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South East England
£1,333 to £1,333 per month
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Are you a recent Graduate, interested in spending a year abroad and earning whilst doing so?

Protocol are delighted to be recruiting on behalf of a brilliant organisation, providing them with Graduates to spend a year in China teaching English as a second language to children aged between 3 to 12 years old.

We are looking to appoint a number of graduates to start working in their preferred area of China for up to 12 months.

About the roles…

- There are numerous roles as an ESL Teacher available, teaching English to Chinese students from the ages of 3-12 years old.
- This is a full-time position of 40 hours per week spread over 5 days – just 25 hours of that will be spent teaching with the rest for admin and physical activities.
- You will also have the support of an English-speaking Teaching Assistant within your classes.
- You will be required to complete a fully funded TEFL course online prior to beginning the role, this is accredited and usually takes around 7-8 hours.
- You will also receive support in order to obtain residence registration with the local police, banking, the Chinese emergency services, and navigating around the local area by taxi or public transport.

About you…

- You will be a University graduate, receiving a bachelor’s degree or above.
- You must be disciplined to work hard and engage with students despite there being a language barrier.
- You must be confident to travel to an unknown destination and committed to give your all to help develop your students.
- You must hold a British, American, Irish, Australian, Canadian or New Zealand passport

The details…

- We ask that you have the means to book your own flights to and from your placement. Your flight to China is reimbursed after your first semester of teaching and your flight home is reimbursed on completion of the contract… everything else is taken care of!
- Our client will arrange a working visa, residential permit visa, TEFL certificate, notarisation, authentication, legalisation of ACRO, medical insurance and if needed, you will receive a medical test upon arrival in China.
- All accommodation will be arranged prior to you flying out and if you are required to quarantine in line with Chinese legislation in regard to Covid-19, your meals throughout this time will be paid for by your employer as well.


- £1,333 per month plus a fully furnished apartment
- Paid public holidays
- Basic salary paid for annual leave
- 2-4 weeks annual leave for you to explore China and Asia

If you are interested in becoming an ESL Teacher in China, then please click apply with your CV today.

About Protocol:

Protocol are the specialist full-service recruiter dedicated to education, training and skills. People are at the heart of everything we do. We place people first. We’re more than a recruitment agency – we pride ourselves on our ongoing support and aftercare delivered by our expert team, and all our candidates benefit from free access to our exclusive online CPD portal, Learning Zone. Whatever your career goals, we’ve got the right role for you. With a wide range of temporary and permanent positions available, from lecturing and training jobs to assessment and support staff roles, all with very competitive pay rates and benefits – your future is in good hands.

The legal bit:

Protocol promotes equal rights and is an employment business under The Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003. Work is undertaken on a self-employed basis under contract with Protocol. An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check is required for all Protocol assignments. All positions advertised by Protocol comply with the Agency Workers Regulations 2010.

As a result of the volume of applications we receive, we regret that we might not be able to respond to every candidate with individual feedback. If we have not contacted you within two weeks of your application being received then regretfully your application will not be taken forward on this occasion.

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Tel: 01619524380
Fax: 0115 9111212
Contact: Protocol

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