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English Language Tutor

Job Description

Teaching High School students in China can be a great learning experience for both English teachers and students. If you want to be part of a school with a history of excellence, what are you waiting for? The Hangzhou No.2 High School of Zhejiang Province is currently looking for 2 new foreign English language tutors who can teach with a focus on English reading and writing.

We’re looking for individuals who are excited about their work and willing to adapt to new situations and responsibilities. English language tutors will be expected to teach a range of subjects using English.

We’re not only offering a great location – Hangzhou – we’re also offering a brilliant package with minimal teaching and no office hours. You’ll receive a competitive salary, along with some great benefits, including healthcare, accommodation, and flight reimbursement. All with a great school behind you.

We look forward to receiving your application!

Your Tasks:

• Teach English to students aged 16-18;
• Create and teach lessons concerning English and other subject using English;
• Ability to draw from school textbooks for inspiration in lesson design;
• Get involved with the students and encourage them to learn;
• Assesses students’ work and provide feedback;
• Attend staff meetings in order to remain current about educational policies and special procedures.

Your Profile:

• Speaks English at an idiomatic level;
• An ability to give lessons focusing on English reading and writing, or lessons in English on a specific subject, using an appropriate English language level;
• Ability to handle large classes (sometimes of 40+ students) well;
• A positive attitude with good organizational, presentation, and teaching skills;
• An ability to communicate effectively with all levels of English speakers;
• An ability to be flexible and adapt to new situations;
• Someone looking to become involved with the life of the school.

English Language Tutor Working Hours:

- 20 hours per week, Monday to Friday.
- No office hours.

Job Function


English Language TutorCompensation:
• A monthly salary starting at $1,600 – $1,800 USD (10,000 RMB), depending on qualifications and experience.

English Language Tutor Benefits:

- Free off-campus furnished accommodation (including utilities) with cooking facilities and a private bathroom OR $400 USD (2500 RMB) per month housing allowance;
- Comprehensive medical and accident insurance while you are employed in China;
- 11 days’ public holiday per year, plus school breaks;
- Reimbursed work visa, residence permit and medical checkup fees;
- Regular teaching training supplied by Haida and your school;
- TEFL in China course available free to Haida staff (conditions apply);
- Opportunities for promotion and career advancement within Haida;
- Ongoing team-building activities organized by your school;
- $700 USD (5,000 RMB) airfare allowance paid by the completion of contract.

About the Hangzhou No.2 High School of Zhejiang Province:

Founded in 1899, the Hangzhou No.2 High School of Zhejiang Province is a prestigious school which aims to pursue knowledge and learning without fail. We have always cultivated the natural talents of our students, and in doing so have created an excellent reputation both domestically and abroad.

For many years, the school studied how to stimulate students' consciousness of self-education and self-development. Under the educational approach of "facing all the students, stressing all-around development, recognizing individual difference, and promoting creative ideas", the school has achieved great success in many areas. The college admission rate for the school's senior class has remained at 100%. About 80% of the graduates enroll in key universities for higher education. The number of students who have won prizes in various contests held by the state or Zhejiang Province, remains the largest in the country at around 1000.
Our faculty is incredibly distinguished, with multiple high-level teachers from a varieties of different specialties. For example, we have the highest number of teachers with the title of 'special grade Senior Teacher' in the whole of Zhejiang Province.

Our teaching belief is that school should be like a poem. It should imprint itself on one’s mind and should be read carefully, making sure to note its achievements and accomplishments, whilst also stressing the importance of hard work and talent. We’re excited to be welcoming another teacher into our excellent team.

Desired Skills and Experience

- Bachelor’s degree or above. A Master’s degree is preferred;
- At least two years teaching experience;
- Possess either a TESOL, TEFL, ESOL, or CELTA certificate is preferred;
- Other teaching certificates also looked upon favorably.

English as a Second Language (ESL), ESL

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