Primary English Language Teacher

Posted 69 days ago ·

  • Work Location
    Shanghai( 上海 ),
    Chinese Required
    Experience Required
    2 Years
  • Qualification
    Bachelor Degree
    Salary (Monthly CNY)
    16000 - 24000
    Contract Type
    Full Time
  • Job Functions
    Education, Teaching

We are looking for a Primary English language teacher for an international schools based in Shanghai to start as soon as possible. As the Primary English teacher, you’ll be in charge of teaching 22-24 periods (35 minutes long) a week and following a very structured curriculum which contains grammar, phonics, reading comprehension, and writing. You’ll be also responsible for designing weekly lesson plans as well as term planners.

Job Responsibilities

  • Teach English in the Primary department as assigned
  • Design a developmentally appropriate curriculum. Maintain lesson plans, semester plans and notes on learning and goals
  • Maintain an actively engaged classroom environment. Assess and document student work
  • Instruct and assess students and parents about student performance and behavior. Participate in parent teacher conferences as necessary
  • Write individualized advisee conference notes and student reports for each student at required periods during the year
  • Attend and support after-school activities and programs. (e.g. theater and class program)
  • Co-teach with local English teachers and work collaboratively with other colleagues in the Middle School and across division
  • Complete required H.R. trainings each year
  • Attend English Department meetings the Head of English Department called



  • Bachelor’s degree required, Master degree in Education preferred
  • TESOL/TEFOL required
  • Native English speaker due to visa regulations
  • Teaching Credentials from respectable universities preferred
  • Proactive and collaborate with colleagues to develop activities


Salary and benefits

  • Monthly base salary of 16,000 – 24,000 RMB
  • Housing allowance of 5000RMB
  • Utilities (electricity/water) allowance 1000 RMB
  • Insurance
  • Paid summer and winter holiday
  • Paid national holidays