The TEFL jobs in China training program is organized by the Information Research Center, of the State Administration of Foreign Experts Affairs (SAFEA). The TEFL jobs in China certification is authorized by the department of Cultural and Educational Experts, of the State Administration of Foreign Experts Affairs (SAFEA), and is officially recognized throughout China.

In order to address fluctuations in supply and demand for foreign teachers in China, foreign expert status is limited to those who have two years teaching experience. The department of Cultural and Educational Experts, of the State Administration of Foreign Experts Affairs (SAFEA) permits foreigners to teach in China, with foreign expert status, if they have taken the TEFL jobs in China training, have obtained their certificate, and have their records on the evaluation system for foreign language experts, which is maintained by the Information Research Center, SAFEA. Of course, every applicant who would like to apply a foreign expert certificate must have a bachelor's degree or beyond.

The TEFL training is an intensive program. The course complies with international standards. The training is designed for those who are motivated to teach English in China. The purpose of the training class is to help foreign teachers:

Teach English effectively as a foreign language in China

Understand and align their work with the Chinese education system

Adapt to Chinese culture

Adjust their teaching style according to the learning habits of Chinese students

Upon successful completion of this training and the examination, the TEFL jobs in China Certificate will be awarded. All trainers posses degrees in education and substantial teaching experience in China. They do not limit the training to TEFL theory. Rather, they share the practical experience and offer a realistic preview of the work EFL teachers do in China.
 

English teachers are in huge demand in China and while it’s simple to find work it’s not quite as easy to find good work where your employer will stick to the contract.

There is plenty of TEFL work to be found in public schools and there is an ever-increasing huge demand for teachers in private language schools. Work in private schools and universities require teachers to be experienced and qualified to teach in public schools in their home country. While universities do not pay very well, a position as a lecturer means you will typically only work 10-16 contact hours and accommodation is usually provided on campus.

TEFL jobs in China China is fast becoming a major economic force and with the English language used internationally there is now an even bigger demand for native English speakers to help improve the English competency amongst Chinese citizens.

ForeignerHR English First has There are plenty of teaching opportunities in China but the important thing is that you research any school you are thinking of accepting a position at. Try to speak to foreign staff who work/have worked there and see what they have to say.

We have a wealth of blog posts detailing what life as an EFL teacher in China is like, with a general guide, and other posts covering everything from the cuisine to how to get a visa in the country.  We also have stories from our graduates who have travelled across to China to teach.  We hope that these posts help you decide whether China is the right destination for you.

Only those who have enrolled on a TEFL course can apply for these EFL teaching  positions in China.  If you haven’t enrolled on one of our courses, take a look at our recommended TEFL Jobs in China:

Training center in Weihai, offer work visa, 8k-12k salary and free accommodation

Training center in Weihai, offer work visa, 8k-12k salary and free accommodation

Requirements:Nationality:Native English speakersAge:20-40Contract period:one yearEducation degree: bachelor with TEFLJob description:Work:16 classes every weekAge of students:4-12Class size:small sizeOffice hour:yesBenefit:Salary:8k-12k salaryVisa:o..

Public primary school in Guangdong, start in Sept., 10k salary with free apartment

Public primary school in Guangdong, start in Sept., 10k salary with free apartment

Details:Nationality:Native English speakers,start in Sept.Salary:about 10k per monthVisa:offer work visaAccommodation:free apartmentWork time:16-18 classes every weekOffice hour:yesHow to apply:You can send your resume, education certificate, TEFL/T..

Foshan city shunde district ,English teaching job , training school

Foshan city shunde district ,English teaching job , training school

Benefits1. Can provide 8000+ rmb per month 2. This is a contract job.3. Arrive school  ASAP4..provide Chinese class 5.provide flight allowance 6.provide  housing allownce7.Provide working visa This is an english training school , the students aged..

Haidian district beijing ,ASAP!english training schools teaching job

Haidian district beijing ,ASAP!english training schools teaching job

Benefits1. Can provide 10k-15k rmb per month 2. This is a contract job.3. Arrive school  ASAP4..provide Chinese class 5.provide flight allowance 6.provide  housing allownce7.Provide working visa This is an english training school , the students aged..

Training school in Zhuhai, 9350-15000 per month, offer work visa

Training school in Zhuhai, 9350-15000 per month, offer work visa

Details:Salary:9350-15000 per monthVisa:offer work visaWork time:no more than 20 classes every weekRequirements:natives can work asapHow to apply:You can send your resume, education certificate, TEFL/TESOL, passport, visa, recent photo to my email...

Primary in Zhengzhou city, 15000 with free accommodation, z visa

Primary in Zhengzhou city, 15000 with free accommodation, z visa

Benefits:1. Salary is 150002. Free accommodation3. Weekends off4. Z visa providedJob description:English teaching in primaryWork from Monday to FridayWeekends offRequirements:Native English speakers or Experienced English teacher with good accent fr..

Primary and middle school in Heyuan city Henan province.

Primary and middle school in Heyuan city Henan province.

Benefits:1. Salary is 100002. Free accommodation3. Weekends offJob description:English teaching25 classes a week, 30 minutes per class4-15 years oldRequirements:Experienced English teacher with good accent Love kids, outgoing and patient.The one wit..

15K, English teaching job in yueyang city hunan provice ASAP

15K, English teaching job in yueyang city hunan provice ASAP

Benefits1. Can provide 15000+ rmb per month 2. This is a contract job.3. Arrive school  ASAP4..provide Chinese class 5.provide flight allowance 6.provide free housing7.Provide working visa This is an english training school , the students aged from..

8k-15k , english teaching job in jinan city, shandong province , english training center

8k-15k , english teaching job in jinan city, shandong province , english training center

Benefits1. Can provide 8000-15000rmb per month 2. This is a contract job.3. Arrive school  ASAP4..provide Chinese class 5.provide flight allowance 6.provide free housing7.Provide working visa This is an english training school , the students aged fr..

Only english native speakers needed ,Kindergaten teaching job in taizhou city , jiangsu province ,

Only english native speakers needed ,Kindergaten teaching job in taizhou city , jiangsu province ,

Benefits1. Can provide 12000-15000rmb per month 2. This is a contract job.3. Arrive school  ASAP4..provide Chinese class 5.provide flight allowance 6.provide free housing7.Provide working visa Requirements:Native English speakers from USA, UK, Irela..

15k, english native speakers needed !ASAP !!

15k, english native speakers needed !ASAP !!

Benefits1. Can provide 15000 rmb per month 2. This is a contract job.3. Arrive school  ASAP4..provide Chinese class 5.provide flight allowance 6.provide free housing7.Provide working visa Requirements:Native English speakers from USA, UK, Ireland, C..

15k , kindergaten teaching job in chengde city hebei province , ASAP

15k , kindergaten teaching job in chengde city hebei province , ASAP

Benefits1. Can provide 15000 rmb per month 2. This is a contract job.3. Arrive school  ASAP4..provide Chinese class 5.provide flight allowance 6.provide free housingRequirements:Native English speakers from USA, UK, Ireland, Canada, Australia, New Z..

IELTS, Science  teaching job in xuzhou city , high school , 13k,. ASAP

IELTS, Science teaching job in xuzhou city , high school , 13k,. ASAP

Benefits1. Can provide 13000rmb per month 2. This is a contract job.3. Arrive school  ASAP4..provide Chinese class 5.provide flight allowance 6.provide  housing allownce 1000rmb 7.Provide working visa  Requirements:Native English speakers from USA,..

10000-13000RMB COULD BE HIGHER OFFER WORKING VISA WITHOUT TEFL ALSO OK AND VERY GOOD OWN FREE APAR

10000-13000RMB COULD BE HIGHER OFFER WORKING VISA WITHOUT TEFL ALSO OK AND VERY GOOD OWN FREE APAR

Benefits1.this is a contract job 2. Arrive school asap3.provide insurance  allowance 4,provide flight allowance 5,18-22 LESSONS A WEEK VERY GOOD TRAINING SCHOOL (NON NATIVE TEACHERS ALSO OK ) Requirement:If you are interested in this teaching positi..