There are thousands of international schools throughout China. The majority of them are in first and second-tier cities. They generally are private schools. Like in other countries, private schooling (international schools) tend to be more expensive, so generally families that send their children to one will usually have a good economic foundation.


Within China, you can command the highest salary be teaching at an international school. They provide high-quality, international housing, medical insurance, round-trip flight allowance, and also winter and summer vacations! With a small average class size, teaching assistants and international curriculum, it’ll be easy to adept your teaching style to this type of environment. Furthermore, this type of school has extremely high standards for teachers. They generally will recruit specialized subject types instead of general English teachers: this includes music, art, literature, science and sports. If you have a relevant teaching degree, or have relevant teaching experience at an international school, or relevant teaching qualifications in your country, the school will give you hiring preference. If you don’t have any experience though, don’t worry. They will also hire those new to teaching if they show their passion and do well during the interview.


If you want to progress in your teaching career, working in an international school will definitely be a good choice. The workload of international schools is relatively large, and there are some extracurricular activities. If you are the homeroom teacher, you will need to participate in teaching and research meetings.

Salary and Benefits:

✓30,000-40,000 RMB per month (pre-tax)

✓Annual flight ticket reimbursement

✓Housing Allowance: 3,000RMB for a single teacher and5000RMB for married teachers.

✓Paid Vacation

✓Work Visa Assistance

✓5 Days Paid Leave

✓Medical Insurance of around 20,000RMB a year

✓3Free meals on working days

✓Free child education (2 kids at most)

✓Free annual physical

✓Free study trip(s)during holidays with chaperoning duties

Job Requirements:

◆Work Time: Full-time with at least 20 classes per week and average 40 working hours perweek.

◆Language: Only native English speakers are considered for this position.

◆Job Location: Songshan Lake, Dongguan, Guangdong Province, China


◆School Type: International School

◆Starting Date: August 2020


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