Posted: Friday, February 2, 2018 10:32 AM
Job Description: Regarded as paradise on earth by the Chinese people, Suzhou offers an ideal destination for anyone seeking to work in China. Suzhou is a clean and bustling city from low rooftops in the World Heritage old town area with its famous gardens and canals, to the modern bustling and very western friendly new city areas. Whether you want to relax by one of the lakes, mix with the locals, or live it up in western restaurants and nightclubs, you can do it all in Suzhou. It's a great place to work. Now EF Suzhou has three schools which are located in SIP West, SIP East and SND and the fourth school in Wujiang District will open in 2017.We are currently accepting applications for kids' teachers as we expand our fourth school in Wujiang District, and open more thereafter: teachers who are committed to their individual student's development, and working with their parents to improve their learning experience. EF Suzhou's Core values include a passion for teaching, an entrepreneurial spirit, and a desire to learn. We have developed a collaborative foreign-management style and have worked hard to ensure the cross-cultural teams work well together in a happy and supportive environment. Peer observations and workshops are encouraged across departments with the objective to help us all be the best that we can. Teachers looking to work for academic excellence are most welcome and will enjoy the experience. There are real career opportunities for those wishing to stay and grow with the company into management positions, and drive it to be the best private language school in Suzhou, with possible bursaries for qualifications such as the Cambridge CELTA. Our schools are modern, well equipped and progressive with IWBs in each room and school-wide WiFi. Classes are based on EFs own syllabus and text books, and lesson plans and materials are provided. We teach small classes of students, mainly children as young as 3 years old to teenagers. This breadth and variety of students gives our teachers great opportunity to develop into well rounded, experienced professionals. In addition, we offer a continuous teacher development programme of training, observations and workshops. We greatly value our more experienced members of staff and encourage them to become involved in this. There is a fantastic support system and network of both foreign and Chinese staff, meaning that our team is fully provided for in terms of both professional development and social opportunities. Teachers are never short of help and support at work, or of company and a full social life outside of work. Requirements: BA degree or above; Recognised 120-Hour TEFL/TESOL/CELTA certificate is preferred; 2 years teaching experience in an educational environment is preferred; No criminal Background; Excellent communication and presentation skills, love kids and enjoy teaching Benefits: Monthly gross pay is from 14000 to 20000 RMB (around $2300-$3000 USD/month), includes the following: Basic salary is from 9000 to 14000 RMB (net.) Quarterly Bonus Additional Flight Allowance Additional health insurance Additional student enrolment and retention bonuses. Additional contract completion bonus and royalty bonus. Training Allowance Additional paid visas and residence permits fully compliant with local laws. (This is so important.) Paid holidays 10 days + all national holidays: (Total = 21+, depending on length of service.) We work 5-days seasonal weeks, and we don't work evenings at weekends: Enjoy your social life! Support from senior management for academic excellence with excellent classroom materials, and teacher-led procurement. Cambridge TKT Young Learners certificate and further TKT exams on request. Continuous training and development. Find your own accommodation with 2500RMB/Per month house allowance- with the full support of local staff. Or clean, modern, shared EF accommodation provided. (Max 2 Teachers to an apartment, with own bedrooms: safety inspection, smoke and gas alarms etc.) (Untrained teachers new to China will be given this option in their first year, whilst they find their feet.) Skills: Academic Editing, Co-teaching, English as a Second Language (ESL), English Grammar, English Language Learners, English language skills, Languages- English, Teaching English as a Foreign Language, Teaching English as a Second Language This listing is for a position with EF English First Suzhou.
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