Art Teacher

Posted 435 days ago ·

  • Work Location
    Chinese Required
    Experience Required
  • Qualification
    Bachelor Degree
    Salary (Monthly CNY)
    12000 - 18000
    Contract Type
    Full Time
  • Job Functions
    Teaching, Education

Looking for full-time Art Teachers for our training center located in Shanghai, China.


  • Each art teacher will work approximately 35-40 hours on teaching or planning course curriculum.
  • Teach knowledge and skills in art, including drawing, painting, lettering, and art history
  • Works with Curriculum Director to design course materials to fit the pace, goals, and skill level of class and matching instructor’s own style and strengths.
  • Prepares in advance any materials students or office will need (i.e. material lists, handouts, audiovisual presentations.)
  • Provide instruction by which students develop aesthetic concepts and appreciations and the ability to make qualitative judgments about art.
  • Provide individual and small-group instruction to adapt the curriculum to the needs of students with varying intellectual and artistic abilities, and to accommodate a variety of instructional activities.
  • Instruct students in proper care and use of tools and equipment.
  • Plan and present art displays and exhibitions designed to exhibit students' work for the school and the community.
  • Communicate with parents and colleagues on student progress.
  • Evaluate each student's performance and growth in knowledge and aesthetic understanding, and prepare progress reports.
  • Select and requisition books, instructional materials, tools, instructional aids, and maintain required inventory records.

Salary and Benefits

  • Monthly salary 12,000 - 18,000 RMB
  • Generous bonus compensation.
  • Housing allowance 2,000-3,000 RMB per month.
  • A roundtrip flight will be covered after finishing year contract.
  • Paid major holidays.


  • Successful candidates are ideally with previous art teaching experience with all ages. MA or MFA preferred, BA or BFA in art, art education or art history expected.
  • Teachers demonstrate effective leadership, show responsibility, clear communication skills, technical and creative knowledge.
  • Teachers must be able to communicate effectively with students, students’ parents, fellow teachers, and program administrators.
  • Teachers should have the capacity to design, describe accurately and work with the Curriculum Director to adapt their classes into the larger curriculum.
  • Teachers should have a thorough knowledge of the processes and materials used in the classes they teach.