Graduate Scheme - Teach English in China
graduate scheme

Graduate Scheme - Teach English in China

EF English First Language Training (Shanghai) Co., Ltd.
Competitive salary

Job description

Have an unforgettable adventure and build relationships to last a lifetime all while getting paid a full-time salary with EF English First’s Graduate Teacher Scheme. Start your amazing journey overseas as you choose from over 60 cities across China, and enjoy our full arrival support from preparing your legal work visa to picking you up at the airport. There has never been a better time to join EF English First, and we will guide you every step of the way.

Upfront paid flights to many locations across China for a limited time only.

With EF English First you will:

  • Receive a competitive salary and a great employment package
  • Meet people from all over the world and join our community of over 2000 teachers
  • Teach children, adults or online at one of our 300+ schools
  • Gain exposure to career paths with the company that could lead to opportunities in teaching management, training and academic course development and more
  • Teach abroad for as long as you’d like to – teaching contracts start at one year, with option to renew for a longer term

Graduate Teacher Scheme employment package includes:

  • Competitive local salary
  • Performance bonus after 6 months up to 1,950 RMB per month for teachers who work at our kids and teens schools
  • 667 RMB monthly flight allowance plus upfront flights for many locations
  • Sponsored legal Z work visa
  • 10,000 RMB salary advance available
  • Health insurance
  • 10 paid annual leave days plus 11 national holidays
  • Airport pick-up upon arrival
  • Free hotel accommodation during your first two weeks at EF English First
  • Sponsored accreditations including Trinity CertTESOL, Cambridge TKT, Trinity DipTESOL and DELTM
  • Free Mandarin Chinese lessons
  • Weekly EF sponsored social and cultural events
  • Teacher advantages discount scheme
  • Job rotation scheme

Company information

EF English First helps recent graduates have an amazing adventure while earning a full-time salary teaching English in China. We have vacancies in over 60 cities across China, so if you prefer the fast paced city life of cities like Shanghai, or want to be immersed in the more traditional culture of a smaller city, we have the position for you. Join our community of over 2000 teachers from a multitude of backgrounds. All training is provided, no previous teaching experience is required. EF English First is a division of EF Education First, the world's largest privately owned education company. Founded in 1965 with offices in over 50 countries.

Person requirements

We would love to meet you, if you:

  • Want to live abroad for at least one year
  • Are adventurous and open-minded
  • Have a clear background
  • Have a TEFL certification (You don't? Don't worry, we offer free sponsorship)
  • Are a passport holder from: the United States, United Kingdom, Canada, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand or South Africa (due to visa regulations)

Qualifications and experience requirements

  • Bachelors degree (any field of study accepted).

Accepted degree subjects



Competitive salary



How to apply

Number of vacancies: 25

Closing date: Continuous recruitment

This job listing will no longer be available on Prospects from 01/06/2019

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