work experience

Teach English in China

Still recruiting throughout COVID‑19

Job description

Experience the country with such diverse culture, exquisite architecture and groundbreaking food by Teaching English as a Foreign Language in China. Pass on your knowledge to young children whilst living like a local and earning money as you go. It'll probably be out of your comfort zone, but it will change your life.

What's TEFL?

TEFL means Teaching English as a Foreign Language. On our TEFL China programme, you'll get fully trained with how to teach children English and earn your TEFL qualification (which looks incredible on your CV). It's a hugely rewarding programme to undertake, because you'll become integrated within the community of another beautiful country and you'll be teaching valuable life skills to the next generation.

What you get:

In the UK

  • Detailed internship handbook
  • Personal support and advice from expert staff
  • Flight and insurance booking service
  • Online TEFL training
  • 120 hours’ online TEFL training
  • Accredited teaching qualification
  • Dedicated personal tutor

In China

  • Airport pick-up and transfers
  • Orientation week and Beijing tour
  • 20 hours classroom TEFL training
  • Cultural activities and sightseeing trips


  • Accommodation and some meals provided
  • Five months’ teaching experience
  • Transfer to the school
  • Access to online teaching resources
  • Certificate and professional reference letter
  • 24/7 support for the duration of your stay
  • Assistance finding work after the internship

What we are looking for

Accepted degree subjects


Additional job details

Competitive salary

Contract, dates and working times
Fixed term


How to apply

Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 31 July 2021

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Closing date:  Continuous recruitment

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