The tefl in beijing training program is organized by the Information
Research Center, of the State Administration of Foreign Experts Affairs (SAFEA).
The tefl in beijing 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 in beijing 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 in beijing 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 in beijing: