May 02, 2024

High Paying Kindergarten and Public School Jobs in China

  • Gold Star
  • China
Full time ESL Kindergarten Homeroom

Job Description

Positions: English Language Teacher

Students: Kindergarten, Primary, Middle and High School

Locations: Shanghai, Beijing, Shenzhen, Guangzhou and 28 other major cities across China

Interviewing: Now

Positions: 20

Start date: Start dates throughout 2024

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Reference number: TN5J


Program Highlights

-Excellent monthly salary: 18,000 to 35,000 RMB depending on qualifications, experience, location and type of school

-Teach on a monday to friday schedule with weekends off and winter and summer holidays

-Free accommodation or housing allowance provided

-Teach in an authentic public school setting with cutting edge teaching resources

-Select from a range of exciting locations in China


Kindergarten and Public School Teaching Jobs

We are now holding interviews for qualified English teachers to teach at our kindergartens and primary, middle and high schools in the vibrant cities of Shanghai, Beijing, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Nanjing, Hangzhou, Wuhan and other major cities in China. We warmly welcome teachers who thrive on inspiring young learners to join our creative team.


We believe that every child is unique and has the potential to thrive in a safe and nurturing environment. Our goal is to create a positive and inclusive learning environment that supports children’s social, emotional, and cognitive development. We strive to provide our students with a solid foundation in education and life skills, while also fostering their creativity, curiosity and love of learning.


We pride ourselves on offering the highest educational standards and you will make use of a variety of engaging teaching materials and methods including group work, music, activities, performances, art projects and much more. Communicating with parents to provide feedback periodically will also be one of the responsibilities.


Teachers will work on a Monday to Friday schedule with evenings & weekends off plus long summer & winter vacations to explore the country and beyond.


The Locations

Interviews are being held for teaching positions in over 30 major cities across China. Teach along the vibrant east coast of China in Shanghai, Beijing, Shenzhen, Guangzhou, Tianjin, Hangzhou, Suzhou for example or head west to Chongqing, Chengdu or Xi’an or even up north to the Inner Mongolian cities of Baotou or Hohhot. The choice is yours, we will send you detailed job descriptions, city information and compensation packages once we receive your application.


Teach English in Beijing

Beijing, capital of the People’s Republic of China, is the nation’s political, economic, cultural, educational and international trade and communication center. Located in northern China, Beijing continues to be an exciting place for all things music, fashion and art with plenty of events and shows to attend.


Teach English in Shanghai

Known as the ‘Pearl of the Orient’, Shanghai is truly an international metropolis in every sense of the word. The most vibrant and progressive city in China, Shanghai is the economic and cultural center, blending an incredible mix of Eastern and Western culture. For those who like to shop, party and eat, Shanghai has all you could possibly want and more. But despite its cosmopolitan reputation, pockets of quaint tradition remain alive and well, dotted throughout the city.


Teach English in Shenzhen

Shenzhen is located in the southern portion of the Guangdong Province, on the eastern shore of the Pearl River Delta. Neighboring the Pearl River Delta and Hong Kong, located just south of Shenzhen, Shenzhen’s location gives it a geographical advantage for economic development. Shenzhen is considered as one of the richest cities in the country which offers foreigners a great insight into contemporary China. From a small fishing village 30 years ago, Shenzhen has turned into a city filled with dynamic energy and on its way to becoming a world class metropolis.



Main Responsibilities

-Maximum of 25 teaching hours per week with weekends off

-Student age: 3 to 18 (depending on type of school)

-Class size: 20 to 30 students

-Deliver our English language curriculum

-Incorporate creative and interactive teaching strategies to engage children in the learning process

-Create a positive and inclusive classroom environment that supports the children's social, emotional, and cognitive development

-Attend meetings and training sessions as required

-Ensure that all teaching materials and resources are up-to-date, organized and accessible



-Excellent monthly salary: 18,000 to 35,000 RMB depending on qualifications, experience, location and type of school

-Flight, visa document and hotel reimbursement on arrival

-Support with finding an apartment to rent

-11 Chinese public holidays + 1 month winter & 2 months summer vacation

-Legal Z work visa provided

-Medical and accident insurance provided

-Contract renewal bonus: 5,000 RMB

-Airport pickup

-Pre-training provided: orientation, Chinese culture, Mandarin class, teaching methodology

-On-going training and academic support

-Career development opportunities in teaching, course development and regional trainer



-Native English speaker from UK, USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Ireland & South Africa

-Bachelor’s degree or above required

-TEFL, CELTA, teaching license certificate

-Previous teaching experience with young learners preferred but not required as full training provided

-Cultural sensitivity, awareness, and willingness to explore other cultures


Gold Star TEFL Recruitment

With over 15 years experience in the ESL industry, Gold Star TEFL Recruitment is an honest, professional, British owned recruitment agent. We have helped thousands of teachers find meaningful jobs with excellent schools.


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There are no costs whatsoever for the entire recruitment process. We are looking forward to hearing from you.

Start Date

Aug 14, 2024

Various start dates through the year?


Is government issued teaching license required?


Is school provided for dependents?



18 - 32,000 RMB per month

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