EF English First
work experience

Teach English Abroad

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 six 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

What we are looking for

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)


  • Bachelors degree (any field of study accepted).

Accepted degree subjects


Additional job details

Number of vacancies
Competitive salary

How to apply

Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 1 March 2020

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Closing date:  Continuous recruitment

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