Teach English in China

Work and Live in China is a teacher recruitment agency, specializing in assisting English teachers with finding the best teaching jobs in China.

We believe in providing an honest, professional and supremely effective job placement service for our teachers. Since 2013 we have helped hundreds of teachers to find ESL jobs in China and aim at finding the best suitable position according to your preference or location and salary.

We provide programs for native and non-native speakers in any part of China with great opportunity to travel, to experience local culture and to get well-paid.

With the large database of private and public schools, kindergartens and training courses in Beijing, Shenzhen, Shanghai, Tianjin, Suzhou, Hangzhou, Nanjing, Guangzhou, Xi'an, Zhengzhou, and other cities we can find you a perfect position according to your preferences and skills.

We make a fee from schools, which means we are able to offer a completely free service to teachers. There are no fees whatsoever and absolutely no salary deductions.


Don't have teaching experience or a degree but still want to apply for a job? You are at the right place! Check our vacancies in different cities and apply today for best teaching position.

Why Work and Live in China?

  • Salary 11000 -14000 RMB (~$2000-2300 USD) + extra lessons up to $1000 USD

  • Free accommodation

  • 7000 RMB contract completion bonus

  • Visa fee reimbursement after 6 months of the contract

  • Flight ticket reimbursement after 9 months (the amount should not exceed 3000 RMB)

  • Welcome pack (monthly transport ticket, SIM card, health assurance etc.)

  • Referral bonuses per person (if a new teacher is hired through your recommendation)

  • Loyalty bonus for each subsequent contract with the school

  • Help with a bank account, taxes, paying bills, interacting with officials and doctors (if needed)

  • Free TEFL certificate (if needed) and much more...

How our programs work

Our working processin 4 steps

Work and Live in China is a teacher recruitment agency, specializing in assisting English teachers with finding the best teaching jobs in China.


You fill out the application form on our website.or call our hotline


Set up the time and pass a Skype interview for a teaching job


We help you to get a visa and get all the necessary documents


Come to China and start working as an English teacher

Get a grasp of what life in China is like

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Apply now and we will find you the best teaching position in China