There is currently a great demand in China for teachers of English. Now is the time to realise your dream and start your teaching in China adventure.

Job in Shanghai

Job In China is an independent Teacher Placement Agency based in Birmingham, United Kingdom – set up to find you a ‘Job in China’ where you will be teaching English to children.

We work closely with educational institutions in China and place applicants with them in the easiest way possible.

We are experienced at helping you to quickly find a ‘Job in China’ that suits your requirements – at no cost to yourself!
We help to find the right school for the right candidate.

Applying with us means that you will have a good support team always on hand to help you. We will closely follow your teaching situation and care for you throughout your daily life in China.

You are safe and well-supported when you work closely with us.

What is required?

If your ambition is to teach English in China, and to earn at the same time, we will do everything to see that your dream is achieved.

You should be a fluent speaker of English and hold a Bachelor’s Degree achieved in a native English speaking country.

The TEFL Certificate (120 hours) is required or two years teaching experience

You should have a desire to teach and work with youngsters.

If you are enthusiastic  and friendly, then this is the job for you.

You will have the opportunity to start a new life in a quickly-developing country where children are keen to learn the rudiments of the English language.

Priceless work experience in China.

The opportunity to broaden your horizons.

Well paid jobs in a thriving country.

Remember … the cost of living in China is MUCH lower!

You can SAVE money while working!


What you can expect in the 2020-21 school year

As a teacher of English in a Shanghai childhood education centre you can expect the following:

A monthly salary 17,000 – 22,000 RMB (£1,900 – £2,500) minimum (after tax)

5-day working week, Maximum of 22 classes teaching per week, 8-10 children per class, 45-minute classes, Lesson planning, Use of audio/video materials in class, Attending training and feedback meetings and centre social events.

Fluent English speaker, Bachelor’s Degree from a native English-speaking country is essential (for working visa purpose), TEFL Certificate is preferred, Criminal check will be required. You must have plenty of passion and energy!

Housing allowance, Flights bonus (6,000 RMB) paid after finishing your first year, Medical insurance, Paid and sponsored working VISA, 7 days paid holidays +12 days paid Chinese holidays, On arrival – free pick up, 7 nights free hotel accommodation upon arrival, Ongoing training and development workshops, Career development, Opportunity to work extra classes.

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My experience with Job In China was seamless! Everything went smoothly from start to finish and I was in China within three months.

Evelyn Booker, Hull

I really wanted to work in Beijing teaching English to primary school children. Job In China made my dream come true. I would certainly recommend this company. First class.

David Reynolds, Cardiff

I sent my CV, supplied all the required papers and after 10 weeks I was an English teacher in China. I worked hard to get to this stage and now I feel very satisfied. I am so grateful to Job In China for arranging everything for me.

Jayne Bell, Amersham

I would thoroughly recommend anyone to contact Job In China if your aim is to teach in China. They helped me to achieve my ambition.

Tracey Vaughan, London

My teaching experience in Britain helped me to secure a teaching Job in Shanghai. Job In China helped me every step of the way. I couldn’t have done it without their guidance.

Kim Protheroe, Leicester

“Once you travelled, the voyage never ends, but is played out over and over again in the quietest chambers. The mind can never break off from the journey.”

Pat Conroy

“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines, sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.”

Mark Twain

Application Process

If this opportunity appeals to you, then get in touch with us. To apply, please send an email to info@jobinchina.co.uk

In the beginning we need from you:

  • Your CV showing your photo.
  • A short introduction video.

Later, we will require from you:

  • A copy of your passport (the photograph page)
  • A copy of your Bachelor’s Degree
  • A copy of your TEFL certificate
  • A copy of your Criminal Record Check

It’s that simple! Thank you, and Good Luck!

If you are having trouble with the form, please email directly to info@jobinchina.co.uk