Full Time English Teacher prek-gr12

  • Little Mountain Learning Academy
  • START DATE: 06/11/2018
  • Songyuan, Jilin, China
  • CONTRACT TYPE: Annual Contract
  • Asia
Teaching / Faculty Jobs K-12 Schools

Job Overview

Little Mountain Learning Academy is an established language school based in Vancouver, Canada. We’re currently looking for teachers to join the team at our first Chinese location “Little Mountain Education”, in Jilin province. We’re a growing company with opportunities in both China and Canada for the right candidates.

Our teachers will have teaching duties at our children’s after-school English academy and at our nearby Kindergarten in Songyuan, China. Ideally we would like to hire a Canadian citizen, although anyone from an English-speaking country may be eligible.



Salary/Additional Pay

  • 17,000 CNY~22,000 per month net income depending on qualification and experience per month after tax (approx $41,000~52,000 CAD net income per year)
  • Return airfare once per year
  • Equivalent of month paid salary as bonus after 1 year contract complete
  • Paid overtime teaching at 1.5x hourly rate when teaching over 99 hours per month
  • 4 weeks paid vacation plus Chinese national holidays
  • 2 free organized 3 day trips per year
  • Fully sponsored Z visa


Working Hours

  • Average 22 teaching hours, 30 hour total work week
  • Bi-weekly 4 day / 5 day work week
  • Pre-teaching training provided + ongoing teaching training and support
  • An effective full EFL curriculum has been created with all lesson plans provided, simplifying and reducing class preparation, while helping to insure consistent quality delivery


Housing/Extra Convenience

  • Delux Free, furnished private accommodation
  • Fee Hydro, Gas, Internet  provided (You have no apartment costs)
  • Transportation to and from the academy provided for at no cost to the teacher
  • Free lunch provided weekdays at the kindergarten is optional for teachers


Future Opportunity

  • Opportunities to relocate or grow with the business as we expand to open schools in other cities
  • Positions in Vancouver when possible, upon return, for Canadian citizens


What you are looking for:

  • An organization that has Canadian / Chinese management so that cultural conflict is reduced for the teacher and so that foreign teachers needs can be assured at all times
  • An organization that takes its teachers’ quality of life seriously
  • Opportunity to work in a professional setting with superior facilities
  • An off-the-beaten-path setting to immerse yourself in the local language and culture
  • Opportunity to save a significant amount of money in 1 year in a very low cost city with excellent net pay
  • Opportunity to explore China with 3 continuous days off every other week, ample vacations


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Fluent English speaking and writing ability
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • At least 2 years teaching experience and/or internationally recognized TEFL/TESOL certification
  • Ability to teach aged 3~12 following prescribed lesson plans

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