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New teachers sought at EF English First Training Centers in Wuxi, China

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China: East Asia
Start date: 
June 1, 2018
12 months
Candidate Qualifications: 
Native English Speaker, TEFL Certificate (100+ hrs), University Graduate
Grade level: 
Pre-School, Kindergarten, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5
Positions available: 
Position type: 
Teacher (ESL Instructor/TEFL)
East Asia

This is a Sponsored Job (you're applying directly to the school).

EF English First is a large chain of English schools world wide who are curently looking for compassionate English Teachers to teach in the historic city of Wuxi, China. We are looking for native English speakers with a bachelors degree. Teachers will be expected to work 5 days a week, teaching around 5 hours a day averaging at 20-30 contact hours per week. Student's age will range from 3-14 years old. This is a great option for a new teacher who is looking for that first opportunity to teach English.

People come to China for many reasons and Wuxi caters to them all. As it has been relatively untouched by the Western world this is a great place to learn Chinese, simply by immersion. For the travelers, Wuxi holds many cultural sites and is short day-trip distance to many temples, canal towns, historical places of interest and scenic areas. Still, the city is growing raidly, and is situated very close to more famous cities like Shanghai and Nanjing, where day trips are easy and convenient.



  • Bachelors degree.
  • TEFL certification (or equivalent) **This is a visa requirement in certain cities in China, but even where this is not a visa requirement, it will be a strong preference for schools.
  • 2 years post graduation work experience in any field .


Job Benefits

  • 9000 - 15,000 RMB / Month based on qualifications and location.
  • Housing allowance or furnished shared accommodations provided (including hot water, wifi, tv, clean bathroom and kitchen).
  • Low cost of living in Wuxi, but situated very close to higher cost-of-living cities like Shanghai, Suzhou, and Nanjing.
  • Health Insurance.
  • Flight ticket reimbursement.
  • Generous bonus structure.

Make your resume stand out!

  • If you don’t have classroom experience, include any experience working with kids or teenagers tutoring, coaching sports teams, music teaching, babysitting, sunday school volunteering, summer camp counselling, etc. It all counts!
  • If you have  a TEFL certificate, include it on your resume. If not, we highly recommend enrolling in a 120 TEFL hour course and state that it’s in progress on your resume. Check out our Recommend TEFL Courses.
  • For more tips on how to present your experience check out our RESUME GUIDE.