Shanghai Longman Schools is looking for bright, energetic, native English teachers to join our growing team of professionals. Working at Shanghai Longman Schools is not just a job, it is a chance to learn about China while gaining valuable overseas working experience. Join our professional team of educators and experience the world from one of the world's oldest civilizations.
Shanghai Longman Schools has over 14 years experience in the ESL industry serving greater Shanghai's young learners needs with its 15 campuses. We offer modern facilities, the best course materials available, top-notch teacher training, ongoing career development training, and all the support you expect from a first class company. Our campuses employ the latest in interactive whiteboard technology, are designed to be an ideal place for children to learn, and are conviently located throughout the city within easy access of public transit.
Situated just south of the Yangtze River, Shanghai is at a cross roads between north and south China, and between China and the West. Because of its unique history and its status as the face of new China, Shanghai attracts people not just from all over China but all over the world as well. Living in Shanghai you can experience the best that China has to offer while still enjoying all the shopping, dining, and nightlife options you are accustomed to. No matter who you are or where you from, Shanghai has something familiar to offer you while still providing you with an interesting and exciting adventure in Asia.
A genuine interest in children, teaching, and professional development
Open-minded, an adventurous spirit, and professional flexibility
4-year bachelor's degree from an accredited university
Native English speaker
Passport issued by the USA, Canada, the UK, Ireland, South Africa, Australia, or New Zealand
Two years post bachelor degree teaching experience preferred
Internationally recognized TEFL, CELTA, or TESOL certification
Experience traveling internationally and/or working abroad preferred
Planning and delivering lessons to young learners (ages 3-15, class sizes 8-15)
Using electronic media and courseware to teach English efficiently and effectively
Evaluating student progress and providing ongoing guidance for improvement
Participating in social activities with students organized by your school
Starting salaries from 13,000 to 16,000 rmb per month
16 teaching hours and 10 office hours per week
2 Days off per week
Paid overtime for teaching
Paid sick and vacation time
One-year Z working visa
5,000 rmb flight allowance (paid upon contract completion)
Comprehensive health Insurance
On-going professional teacher development and training programs