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Vocational College English Instructor in Hangzhou

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Hangzhou, China: East Asia
Start date: 
August 8, 2019
10 months
Candidate Qualifications: 
Native English Speaker, Bachelor Degree, TEFL Certificate (100+ hrs), 1+ years teaching experience
Grade level: 
Positions available: 
Position type: 
Teacher (ESL Instructor/TEFL)
East Asia

Zhejiang Institute of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering in beautiful Hangzhou, China is a Higher Vocational Institution who is seeking native English speaking instructors for their institution. This is a public college with more than 400 staff members and 10800 students. As this is a college, the age levels taught will be between 18-21. There are typically around 30 students per class.  

At the college, you will have access to the athletic facilities, on-site medical facilities, a dining room for teachers, theatre, library, and more. The school is located in suburban Hangzhou, a city of around 9.5 million people. Hangzhou is a temperature city with temperatures ranging from 28 - 35 ℃ in the summer, and in the winter, from 0 - 10 ℃. A great transportation network can be used to get to the city center: Take the Metro, Buses, Taxis or Shared Bike for the 13KM trip.

This is an Oral English, Western Culture, Listening and Reading role, with 18 teaching sessions per week, at 45 minutes per session

10-month Contract 

  • Start date: +February 2020 
  • University Major: Language, Science, Art & Literature Teaching Certificate preferred but others accepted
  • Minimum of 1 year of teaching experience required

Job Benefits

  • Salary and Benefits: 8,000-10,000 RMB per month before tax, based on experience
  • Payday on the 25th day of each month  
  • International Airfare Reimbursement: Economic Class, from the teacher’s home city to Hangzhou, up to RMB8000 one-way, or RMB16,000 round trip. Reimbursement is issued at the end of each semester
  • Travel Allowance: RMB 2200 at the end of the school year
  • Medical Insurance: Included
  • Accommodation: included
  • Apartment details: single, furnished 1 bedroom apartment includes Living room, Bedroom, Bathroom, Kitchen, Air-conditioner, TV, Washing machine, Internet access, Microwave, Fridge, Cooking facilities

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 counseling, 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.
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