Work and Live in China Blog

If you’re thinking about traveling to China for your next holiday, or even move here for at least a year to teach English as a second language, you probably have lots of questions, such as where in China should you go? Or how much does it cost to live in China? What places to visit? So let us take you on a (virtual) journey with our blog to explore the wonderful country of China.

Best Apps for Travel and Life in China in 2019
We surely won’t knock your socks off saying that most useful apps are just unavailable in this part of the world. In the majority of cases that means being blocked by the Chinese government. Got used to your Apple Pay, Google maps, Uber and Instagram? Well, forget about these and 10,000 other services! Being a
Packing necessary things to China guide
Consider moving to China this year? While finding a job is a time-consuming and important part, packing your things can be even trickier. In fact, China is very unlike Western countries. There are certain things you just won’t find at local stores. And these are basics, like hygiene products or pieces of clothing. Those, who
Getting Started with Teaching English In China
Browsing on the Net, you’ve probably learned that average pay for teachers can vary a lot. There is, in fact, no such thing as a fixed salary. Those who work in teaching English in China in 2020 can get between 6,500 RMB and 16,000 RMB. That’s roughly $920 and $2,300 per month (depends on qualification,
Teaching English in Xuzhou kindergarten
Kindergarten Teaching Jobs in China Why is preschool education among the most popular jobs in China? Even though fertility rates in China are considerably low – 1.635 children per woman, the annual number of newborns is extreme: on the average, Chinese mothers give birth to around 16 million of new kids every single year! You
Jobs for foreigners in Hangzhou, China
“Why work and teach English in China?” you might ask. China might seem an unrealistic option for some people, but in fact, it’s so the opposite! China welcomes to teach English – native or non-native ones – as the language is constantly in high demand: more than 390 million people here are learning or have learned
Amazing city view in China
Have you ever asked yourself ‘Why do people choose to move to China’? We are sure, you have, or at least you are now. It’s hard to explain ‘why’, because when you get to know the country better, you’ll just know, it’s awesome – but that won’t persuade you, will it? That’s why we came
ESL teaching English abroad
Speaking about teaching English both abroad and to foreigners in your country, there are three different certifications you can obtain: TEFL, TESOL, and CELTA. In this post, we’ll be focusing on TEFL and TESOL certificates and which one you need to be an English teacher overseas. What is TEFL/TESOL certification? The acronym TEFL means teaching

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