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English language fluency in speaking, reading, and writing
Energetic, outgoing, and passionate
Enjoy teaching and sharing your knowledge with others
No TEFL/TESOL or Bachelor's degree required!
Our Hiring Process: Interview with a recruiter > Self-introduction video > Offer > Contract > Flight tickets > Visa documents > Teaching in China
Average teaching hours per week: 20-25 teaching hours & 15 office time hours
What is the job type? Kindergarten education, training centers and language schools (3-12 years old kids)
Average cost of living per month: $400-700 USD (2800 - 4900 RMB) depending on your lifestyle, accommodation is free
Start-up Cost: Flight ticket + money for the first month of living in China until you get the first salary (~$400 USD)
Flight Reimbursement: Flight ticket reimbursement after 6 months (the amount should not exceed 5000 RMB)
Even though apartments are not extremely expensive in the area, ranging between $163 and $350 per month, foreigners teaching English in Shijiazhuang have the advantage of free housing. However, in most cases bills will be on you ($20 - $30 maximum).
If Shijiazhuang seems to be the place for you, don’t lose time and send us an application right away.
Want to teach English abroad and explore a dynamic Asian city? Consider the Shijiazhuang city, Hebei province, which is just a couple of hundred kilometers away from Beijing.
Its economy and size have quadrupled since the 1980s, making it one of the fastest growing cities in China.
It’s relatively easy to find a decent position here, especially for someone with experience in TEFL.
Currently, there are over 100 elementary and middle schools, colleges and other institutions, plus 24 renowned training centers, all of which constantly look out for qualified foreigners, offering them ESL teaching jobs in Shijiazhuang with competitive wages.
Shijiazhuang, China’s most promising city, has a lot to offer! It has history, beautiful architecture and traditions, and the modernity with its technology, international companies, high-speed trains, and constant development.
If you want to immerse yourself in Chinese culture and practice the language, it’s the right place to be. Most people in the street don’t speak foreign languages, but their Mandarin Chinese is pure, with almost no regional accent.
This makes Shijiazhuang one of the best cities in China to teach English and learn Chinese. Language courses are usually free and provided by the school.
The Hebei or Ji cuisine is rich and tasty, based on local fish, shrimps and crabs, wild game from the mountains, which are served with soup.
Dishes are usually crispy, tender and slightly sweet. Deep fried prawns, tender chicken breast with vegetables, quick-fried crabs and green bean cakes are among the best dishes, you can find in local restaurants.
It’s a typical monsoon-influenced climate, in summer temperatures reach 35 C (95 F) and the weather gets rainy.
Winters tend to be dry and windy, the Siberian anticyclone often brings frost, so you can expect -17 C (1 F) on some cold days.
That’s why it would be a wise decision to buy some really warm clothes and quality boots for this period; otherwise, it’s going to be tough. In autumn and spring (starting mid-March) the Shijiazhuang weather is very enjoyable – warm and not too humid.
If you stay here, you won’t be bored on weekends, because this city has lots of tourist sights.
The picturesque Pilu monastery, the ancient Zhaozhou bridge (probably, the oldest stone construction of the sort in the world) and the Cangyan mountain are some of the most popular places to visit while living in Shijiazhuang.
Numerous grottoes and old villages located nearby are great for a longer trip. Plus, don’t forget about the speed rail, which will get you to Beijing and further to explore the country!
Although Shijiazhuang districts may not be the most international ones, and it may be hard to find an English-speaking local, don’t forget, that in such a rich and developed city there is a large group of foreigners you can get to know.
The Shijiazhuang expat community is friendly and diverse, you can frequently meet someone at the Scotland bar or big teahouses. Contacting people on Facebook is also a good idea.
Being a large industrial city, it offers different positions with good salary and conditions.
A foreigner can easily find a part-time position at a local school, find students for Skype classes or get a well-paid full-time one with extra bonuses.
There is no shortage of teaching jobs in Shijiazhuang, so choose what you like!