ESL Instructor

Job Description

The Hangzhou No.2 High School of Zhejiang Province is currently looking for 1 foreign ESL Instructor to work in the attached primary school.
As a school with a history of excellence, we are looking for excellent teachers who are looking to expand their teaching experiences and career.

ESL Instructors should be able to teacher a variety of lessons plans surrounding English listening and speaking, whilst also providing students with feedback. Course content should be adjusted to match the level of students. Familiarity with the Longman series of text books is preferred.

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.

We look forward to hearing from you!

Your Tasks:

• Teach English to primary school students;
• Create and teach English listening and speaking lessons;
• Assesses students’ work and provide feedback;
• Maintain sufficient communication with Chinese English teachers, to fully understand the teaching requirements.

Your Profile:

• Speaks English at an idiomatic level;
• 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;
• Familiarity with Longman series text books preferred;

ESL Instructor Working Hours:

- 20 working hours per week, including teaching hours.

Job Function


ESL Instructor Compensation:
• A monthly salary starting at $1,600 – $1,800 USD (10,000 RMB).

ESL Instructor 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 BaiMaHu:

Founded in 1899, the Hangzhou No.2 High School BaiMaHu 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.

The attached primary school follows the same principles and is equally distinguished in its role as an educator of young students.

We too believe in the teaching methodology 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 and look forward to meeting you.

Desired Skills and Experience

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

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Job Location

Hangzhou, China


Job Details

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  • China: Hangzhou
Employment type:
Not Applicable
Education Management, Primary/Secondary Education, TEFL-ESL
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