Our working processin 5 steps

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

APPLICATION

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

INTERVIEW

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

VIDEO

To assess your communication skills, qualification, and English fluency

VISA

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

START WORK

Come to China and start working as an English teacher in one of our schools

WHAT WE OFFER

FOR NATIVE ENGLISH SPEAKERS

  • Salary 12000 -17000 RMB (~$2000-2300 USD) + extra lessons up to $1000 USD (experienced employees earn more)
  • Overtime pay is negotiable
  • Salary increase + yearly bonuses for teachers who stay with the employer
  • Free accommodation within walking distance of the workplace
  • Help with visa (guiding you through the visa process)
  • 13+15 days off per school year
  • Flight ticket reimbursement after contract completion (the amount should not exceed 3000 RMB)
  • 7000 RMB ($1000 USD) contract completion bonus
  • Visa fee reimbursement after 6 months of the contract
  • Airport pickup
  • Welcome pack (monthly transport ticket, SIM card etc.)
  • Free health insurance (including Dental)
  • Guided tour around Beijing + tip about where to go in your district
  • Referral bonuses per person (if a new teacher is hired through your recommendation)
  • Extra pay for signing subsequent contracts
  • Summer class bonuses (per month): 500 RMB
  • Help with everything related to bureaucracy or medicine
  • Help with a bank account, taxes, paying bills, interacting with officials and doctors (if needed)
  • Well-equipped classrooms
  • All necessary teaching materials
  • Large selection of cities and vacancies
  • Teaching resources and materials
  • Coaching, workshops, class reviews and mutual observation
  • Free TEFL certification is provided during the program
  • Salary increase for each subsequent contract
  • 24/7 phone support during your stay in China

 REQUIREMENTS

  • English fluency
  • Bachelor’s degree (any field) will be a benefit
  • 18+ years old
  • Availability to complete a 12-month contract
  • Teaching experience will be a plus
  • Open-minded, easy-going, creative, culturally aware and passionate about teaching

FOR NON-NATIVE ENGLISH SPEAKERS

  • Salary 11000 -16000 RMB (~$1600-2350 USD) + extra lessons up to $700 USD (experienced employees earn more)
  • Overtime pay is negotiable
  • Salary increase + yearly bonuses for teachers who stay with the employer
  • Free accommodation within walking distance of the workplace
  • Help with visa (guiding you through the visa process)
  • 13+15 days off per school year
  • Flight ticket reimbursement after contract completion (the amount should not exceed 2000 RMB)
  • 3000 RMB ($450 USD) contract completion bonus
  • Visa fee reimbursement after 6 months of the contract
  • Airport pickup
  • Welcome pack (monthly transport ticket, SIM card, etc.)
  • Free health insurance (including Dental)
  • Guided tour around Beijing + tip about where to go in your district
  • Referral bonuses per person (if a new teacher is hired through your recommendation)
  • Extra pay for signing subsequent contracts
  • Summer class bonuses (per month): 500 RMB
  • Help with everything related to bureaucracy or medicine
  • Help with a bank account, taxes, paying bills, interacting with officials and doctors (if needed)
  • Well-equipped classrooms
  • All necessary teaching materials
  • Large selection of cities and vacancies
  • Teaching resources and materials
  • Coaching, workshops, class reviews and mutual observation
  • Free TEFL certification is provided during the program
  • Salary increase for each subsequent contract
  • 24/7 phone support during your stay in China

 REQUIREMENTS

  • English fluency
  • Bachelor’s degree (any field) will be a benefit
  • 18+ years old
  • Availability to complete a 12-month contract
  • Teaching experience will be a plus
  • Open-minded, easy-going, creative, culturally aware and passionate about teaching

WHY WORK AND LIVE IN CHINA IS BETTER THAN COMPETITORS?

  • Contract completion bonus 7000 RMB ($1000) by the end of the program

  • Higher salary

  • Social services package

  • Free comfortable accommodation for all our clients

  • Your income will increase with each contract

  • Our team helps you organize studying at a university in China

  • Free TEFL certification

  • Hiring teachers of all ages

  • The largest selection of cities

  • Work and Live in China always helps friends, relatives, and families find a job in the same city

What is it like to teach English in China?

Watch the video and learn more what to expect from your position as an English teacher

Watch our teachers' reviews

Here's what our teachers say about applying for a job with Work and Live in China.

Harry,
United Kingdom

Harry, United Kingdom, Work and Live in China
Hello everyone!
The experience in China has been fantastic so far, I like the culture, the people and lots of opportunities to travel. Currently, I am teaching in Xuzhou, it is a very traditional city with beautful parks and nature. The guys at Work and Live in China provided me wit ha non-stop support through all the process from visa to apartment rent. Coming here is definitely worth it!

Haden,
United Kingdom

Haden from the United Kingdom - Work and Live in China experience
Hello!
My name is Haden and I am from the North-West of England. I am currently working in a school in Changzhou teaching English to 3-12-year-olds. I am having the best time ever in China, I have the opportunity to travel, experience new culture and traditions, taste local food and make a lot of friends internationally. Work and Live in China is a great agency with professional recruiters, I am happy I chose them!

THIS YEAR'S AWESOME FACTS

150

ESL TEACHERS HIRED

$2200

AVERAGE MONTHLY SALARY

8 OUT OF 10

PLAN TO COME BACK BY OUR PROGRAM

18

REVIEWS

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