TEFL Jobs in China - Shandong Province
Qualify to teach English in China with a TEFL Scotland course
Where is it based?
A few years ago Yantai was awarded the prize as the most "Charming City of China". Yantai is situated in the northeast of Shandong Province and is bordered by both the Yellow Sea and the Bohai Sea. Although Yantai is not a mega-city, it has its own unique charm. Fruits, vegetables and sea food are abundant in Yantai, with its long coastline and over sixty islands making the area ideal for any seafood fan. Scallops, mussels, lobster, crabs and prawns are all cheap and readily available.
Adding to the draw of Yantai is the stunning scenery in and around the city, which has earned the area wide-acclaim by the UN, which lists Yantai as one of the most inhabitable places on earth. Yantai is also the centre of wine production in China, housing the largest wine production base anywhere in China. With its high quality and more than a century of history, Zhangyu Red Wine from Yantai is one of the top brands in Asia. Yantai has something Yantai has something for everyone, whether it is strolls along the beach, fantastic restaurants, climbs into the hills, or great bars and nightclubs. Welcome to Yantai!
What you need to know:
- Post location: Yantai, China
- Length of contract? 12 months
- Paid or Voluntary? Paid
- Wages: 5,500-7,000 per month depending on experience and qualifications
- Is housing included? Yes
10 days paid holiday + Chinese National holidays
Free Chinese lessons
Free medical insurance
What do these TEFL positions in China entail?
Our curriculum puts emphasis on practical, conversational and communicative English which our students can use in their everyday lives. Our TEFL teachers are able to create interactive and creative ESL lessons using our branded materials, interactive whiteboards and a substantial range of supplementary teaching tools. With the aid of our ELT materials, teachers carefully plan English lessons to fit the students’ learning needs and levels.
We usually focus our lessons on one of the four language skills: reading, writing, speaking and listening. These lessons always strike a nice balance between taking on new vocabulary and grammar structures and we always provide plenty of learning and practical opportunities for students to use newly acquired language in the classroom.
At our school in Yantai, TEFL teachers become tutors, which helps students learn the language in a much more effective, fun and entertaining way. Our lessons are student-centred and speaking English among students is strongly emphasized. We have specific books and materials for each age group.
At our Yantai school, we teach Chinese students from very Young Learners, through Young Learners, Teens, Adults and Business English. As an ESL teacher in Yantai, you can expect to teach a good mix of students and increase your teaching skills in many specific areas. You will grow as a teacher!
- TEFL Scotland certificate: 50-hour
- Required to be native English speaker? Yes
- University degree needed? Yes
- What else do you need? Must be TEFL England, TEFL Scotland, TEFL Wales or TEFL Courses Ireland qualified
Would you like to teach English in China, Yantai, China?
Already completed a TEFL Scotland course?
Job Reference CHINA143
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