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Unique Travel Opportunity- Work with Adult Students

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All Regions, China: East Asia
Start date: 
November 3, 2017
12 months
Candidate Qualifications: 
Native English Speaker, Bachelor Degree, University Graduate
Grade level: 
Positions available: 
Position type: 
Teacher (ESL Instructor/TEFL)
All Regions
East Asia

The vast majority of jobs in China are teaching kindergarten and preschool. But this opportunity is unique - you get to work with adult and young adult learners, so you'll be making a big difference for a more serious and experienced student. Are you a passionate and enthusiastic individual who'd like to work with adults and young adult learners? Keen to work for an established organization with centers in 26 cities throughout China? 

METEN English was established in 2006 with the sole purpose of offering English language training to teenage and adult English learners. They focus on the practical use of English in day-to-day life and work. Classes take place in beautifully designed centers which are easily accessible and equipped with the latest technologies. You will be working with other international ESL teachers in your center and will receive both initial and ongoing training to support your own professional development

Job Benefits

- Salary Scales

 A. Teachers with at least 2 years teaching experience and TESOL Certification:

  • First-tier City (Beijing, Guangzhou, Shenzhen)RMB10000-16000 
  • Second-tier City  (All cities except Beijing, Guangzhou and Shenzhen): RMB9000-12500

 B. Teachers with a BA only:

  • First-tier City (Beijing, Guangzhou, Shenzhen): RMB9000-12000
  • Second-tier City (All cities except Beijing, Guangzhou and Shenzhen): RMB8000-10000 

- Holidays: 10 days paid annual leave and 12 public holidays.

Sick Leave, Matrimonial Leave, Bereavement Leave, Maternity/Paternity Leave, 10-day Annual Leave. Commercial Insurance Project paid by school.

A monthly housing allowance between RMB1500 to 3000 (location dependent).

Annual Air ticket allowance of RMB 8000.

Quarterly Incentive Bonus RMB 1000 available and a Full Attendance Reward of RMB 1000.

Z-Visa costs are reimbursed and the school will assist employees with obtaining the Z-Visa

- Up to 3-day company standard hotel free upon arrival in China



- Native English speaker

- Bachelor's Degree

- TEFL Certification 


Job Overview:

- 5 working days and 2 days off per week (Saturdays and Sundays not guaranteed to be off).

- The centers are open 9 am - 9pm every day. There are 2 shifts per day. Teachers will work either:

  • Morning shift: 9 am - 5 pm (with a one hour  break from 12:00 pm - 1:00pm) or
  • Evening shift: 1pm - 9 pm (with  a one hour  break from 5:00pm - 6:00pm)

- A total of 100 teaching hours per month, any remaining hours will be office hours.


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.
  • For more tips on how to present your experience check out our guide: