As long as you are a Native English Speaker,you have the opportunity to get a good job of teaching English in China.At present,international teachers from native English-speaking countries are still far from enough to meet domestic demand for all types of schools.The largest demand for international teachers is the universities and various types of language training institute.And also the demand of primary and secondary schools even kindergartens is constantly growing.
Some schools are often worried about not attracting a eligible English speaker,because of the new semester has begun.Therefore they have to continue the recruitment after the semester starts,which resulted in that schools need foreign teachers all year around.
Teaching English at Colleges
If you have opportunity to visit colleges, you will definitely love to teach there.In china,most of Universities have beautiful and natural scenery together with the ancient style of buildings,it forms an old-timely beautiful,peaceful and pleasant campus.It is an ideal place for bringing up thousands of scholars and future Elites.
Teaching English at Middle Schools
Chinese secondary schools have two semesters a year.The first school term begins in September.There are about 4 and a half month in each semester.While the second semester starts about in February and finishes by the end of June.There's a total of 6 years in secondary school,including junior high school stage of 3 years and another 3 years of senior high school.Students' age is from 12 to 18 years old or so....
Teaching English at Elementary Schools
In China,the primary school stage for children stars at 6 years old and ends at 12.There may be some communication barriers to teach primary school students for international teachers who can't understand Chinese at all.In most cities of China, the primary schools begin to increase English courses from Grade 3.And the ages of the students are small,there're more students in a class(about 30-40 students for each class),they are too young to control their own behaviors.
Teaching English at Pre-Schools
Chinese parents attach serious importance to their children's Pre-school education.Therefore,more and more parents want to put their children into those kindergartens with international teachers.Young parents generally agreed that the language environment is very important for the baby to learn English
One Year Program
One year program of teaching in China is a unique opportunity for the people who want to spend an extended period of time in China. Working in schools, being immersed in Chinese culture is a good way to explore and experience China that a normal tourist cannot.
Two Semesters Program
Two semesters program of teaching in China is also designed for those people who want to live and work in China for long time so as to experience Chinese culture and China's rapid development with each passing day.
Half Year Program
Schools of China have two semesters in one academic year.Half year program of teaching in China includes teaching work of one semester and some winter camps in winter holiday.If it's the first time for you to come to China,you are not sure if you will adapt to the local life,you can choose this program
One Semester Program
One semester program of teaching in China designed for the people who can teach in China for one semester. Teaching time of one semester in China will be too fast, you will expect for the next year.
Weeks program of teaching in China is aimed at the people who want to gain some extra teaching experience while traveling.Although these are intense work environments,it is well worth it.
The best time to start a teaching work in China is in September, when the schools return, or in February, just after the winter holiday or spring festival. But if you cannot catch the best time to come to China, you can choose this flexible program.