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English Teacher

Looking to experience one of the world's fastest growing cities? To be part of a friendly, dynamic company? Passionate about teaching kids? Looking for career progression?

Look no further!

OWEN Education is hiring! We're the #1 early learning educator in Chongqing, China and we're looking for new recruits to teach in one of our 37 schools across the city. We specialise in the American style education system we have been delivering since 2001. We take pride in preparing our students for a lifetime using English while developing their critical thinking, problem solving and instilling an appreciation for different cultures.


  • Open-minded, motivated & enthusiastic personality

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Children oriented

  • Bachelor's degree holder

  • TEFL certified

  • One year of teaching experience preferred (but not necessary)

Job description & duties

  • Work during the evening and weekends (no weekday early mornings)

  • 20-25 teaching hours a week (no office hours)

  • 2 days off a week

  • Text books & curriculum are fully provided

  • Teach English as a second language to students aged 3 - 18 years

  • Plan lessons in accordance to the curriculum

  • Ensure a fun, stimulating, and safe learning environment

  • Participate in branch meetings and teacher training sessions

  • Take part in marketing events on and off campus

  • Carry out and mark tests at the end of each unit

  • Complete arts and crafts projects in class with younger learners.

Salary and other benefits:

  • Sponsored work Z visa and settlement support (we will help you throughout the visa application process. Upon arrival your campus will help you find an apartment, buy a public transport card, open a Chinese bank account and buy a Chinese SIM card)

  • Medical insurance

  • Option to take online masters degree (FREE with 2 year contract)

  • 120 hour in-house TEFL course (FREE with 2 year contract)

  • 6000 RMB contract completion & 2000 RMB resigning bonus

  • 15,000 RMB / Month

  • 2000 RMB visa fee reimbursement

  • 6500 RMB bridging loan available upon arrival


  • Succesful candidates will cover the cost of flights, document notorisation, and visa application fees.


  • Accommodation is not provided but average rent prices for Chongqing are very affordable. A typical 2 bedroom apartment ranges from 2400 - 2800 RMB / month (320 - 370 Euros / month).


Contact Michael Villanueva for further details:

Skype:          live:mrv.101018
Instagram:    michael_shmichael

Check us out:

Twitter: @oweneducation
Facebook: Owen HR
Linkedin: OWEN Education
Instagram: owenhrcq


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