Make your next move.

It's critical to select the right partner as you teach abroad.  AIBE is dedicated to your ongoing success inside/outside the classroom through pre-departure teaching/cultural training, in-country support, ongoing connecting events and orientation.  AIBE's programs and support are designed with you in mind.

What's Included

  • Placement at a reputable Chinese school or university

  • Rent-free living accommodations (Host family, furnished Apartment, dorm)

  • Days off per semester during school plus national holidays

  • Pre-departure support, including a comprehensive online pre-departure course

  • In-country support by AIBE staff (U.S. and Chinese)

  • Multi-day in-country orientation and connecting events (meet other teachers)

  • Specialized cultural/living in China on-boarding session(s)

  • Transportation from orientation to your teaching assignment

  • Visa processing guidance - for Chinese visa

Job Description

Foreign Teaching Positions:

  • Work assignments may vary based on position and school, and may be slightly altered over time

  • Work a minimum 40 hours per week, 25 of which are dedicated to teaching in the classroom

  • Serve as the English Immersion classroom teacher for assigned grade level(s).

  • Develop curriculum and teach subjects, such as English language arts, social studies, science, arts and P.E.

  • Develop unit plans, lesson plans and instructional materials

  • Provide individual and small group instruction to adapt the curriculum to the needs of each student

  • Ability to conduct formative, thorough assessments of students and provide ongoing and meaningful feedback

  • Observe other international and Chinese teachers' classes and submit observation reports

  • Submit students’ transcripts and evaluations to the administration office by the end of each semester and perform other related duties as assigned


Preferred Subject Areas:

  • ESL

  • English

  • TOEFL preparation

  • U.S History

  • Sciences (Biology, Chemistry, Physics)

  • P.E.

  • Math (Algebra, Geometry, Calculus)

  • Arts - Multi-Media

  • K-6 classroom teachers - general education

Job Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution/university plus 2 years of teaching experience OR teacher certification OR TEFL certification

  • Education majors - no other requirements necessary

  • Valid elementary education license issued by the Department of Education in any state in the

    U.S., preferred

  • Fluency in English language and a strong understanding of the American culture and educational system

  • Ability to collaborate and work as part of a team

  • Positive working attitude and cross-cultural competence

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Capacity to provide musical instrument, team sports and performing arts instruction, welcomed

Salary & Benefits

  • Competitive salary is commensurate with experience, subject taught and position requirements. A pay increase based on additional years of tenure with school system may be provided.

  • Round-trip airfare between China & US

  • Free on-campus meals

  • Free on-campus accommodations or, monthly stipend toward covering the cost of off-campus housing

  • Health Insurance (availability may vary on certain campuses)

  • Fees for residential permits and any other necessary certificates required to teach in China

  • Chinese holidays observed and summer vacation off (may receive pay on certain campuses)

  • Although infrequent, there may be a summer or one-semester experience available for foreign teachers.

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