This will vary based on the demand of the school. Teachers are usually placed in the central, southern, and eastern parts of the country. These schools are typically in areas that are both urban and small cities. This will give you the chance to experience the REAL China.
If you would like to be placed in a bigger city such as Shanghai, Beijing or Shenzhen, do let us know as we have connections with these cities as well.
As usual, people need some time to accustom to the new environment for work and life, so we do hope all of our foreign friends come one week ahead !
NTI will send one representative to meet you at the airport and arrange for your routine from the moment you arrive at Beijing airport to the time you arrive at the school safely
and this representative will be your personal customer service executive during cooperation period.
Most of our schools are public schools including elementary, middle and high schools, the age of students ranging from 4 to 17 . There are 40 to 55 students in one class .
Your duty is to be an English teacher and you are required to help improve the oral english of all your students.
You are going to teach from Monday to Friday for 18 hours a week, with no office hours and with the weekend off to rest.
The requirements are that you are an english native speaker, aged 19-55 and preferably have a bachelor degree, although this is not strictly required.
Teaching experience is also helpful and we will consider European applicants who speak good english and who have TEFL or TESOL certificates.
You will see our advertisements online on various teaching websites. Along with this you will find out the basic requirements we need from you. This includes resume,
recent photo,the copy of your passport and copies of your certificates.
Our staff will ensure that all documents are correct and contact you accordingly.
Our company works with applicants from the U.K., Ireland, Australia, Canada and New Zealand. It is more important that each applicant meet the necessary criteria to teach English in China: having a bachelor’s degree in any subject, being a native English speaker, and having a willingness to share the English language with students. .
No, definitely not. Actually, most schools prefer that you do not speak Chinese. They would rather you speak only in English in the classroom. Knowing some Chinese will help you in your daily life outside of your classes, and you will be picking up more Chinese from day to day. Your Chinese tutor will help you learn some of the basics of Mandarin Chinese before your classes begin.
Yes, most institutions provide medical insurance to employees while contracted. The medical insurance will cover basic costs. However, it is recommended that you have an international medical policy as well. There are numerous companies offering international insurance and we would be happy to help you.
There are courses that range from 40 hours to 120 hours of course work depending on which certification level you which to obtain. If you would like to make a long-term career from the TEFL certification, then the 120-hour course may be more suitable for you. We recommend you take advantage of the 120-hour course before you leave, as it can be a great benefit to you in the future. Do the research of the numerous programs that are available. We do recommend attending a course at a university or college as they are usually accredited and hold a higher level of international acceptance.
Our company—the Enke education International Culture Exchange Center in Beijing. Enke is a human resources company dedicated to deliver high quality verbal English teachers to organizations and schools in China.
Our center works as a link between schools and teachers. Since 2005, Enke International Exchange Center has successfully assisted over 1000 qualified teachers in their search for opportunities in 38 public and private schools around China. We provides high quality candidates for schools. To attract more applicants, most ordinary schools would like to cooperate with us in order to choose suitable foreign teachers.
Therefore each year over 100 schools recruit over 200 teachers with our cooperation. Our candidates´ schools are located in many parts of China. [Collapse]
China is a huge country with huge history and many places of great interest.
You can travel in your spare time, especially on the weekend and some public holidays, allowing you to experience the rich Chinese culture and also to gain experience working abroad.
Our school will offer you an apartment with house facilities including bed, chair, desk, air conditioner and internet access aswell as paying for the electric, water and internet fee. You will also be provided with 3 meals a day free of charge by the school.
If the school cannot offer the free meals or accommodation, we will offer you the eating or living allowance according to the local consumption level.
We promise to be responsible for our foreign teachers' visa issue. We are cooperating with the visa office in Hong Kong in order to help the process go smoothly. You can get a six months visiting visa, namely F6. We will reimburse your visa fee when you arrive at our Beijing office.
The school and our company will pay the allowance to you together, and the allowance ranges from 4000 to 6000RMB according to your teaching level and you do not need to pay tax when on a short contract with us.