ESL International Teacher

EF Chengdu are looking for ESL teachers to join us in the Chinese year of the pig! 

Are you interested in different cultures? Would you like to experience life in a different country? Do you love working with children?

If you answered yes to these questions, we’d love to talk to you! EF Chengdu are looking for full-time English teachers who have a passion for the English language and working with children. Our teachers are responsible for organizing fun and engaging classes based on the EF curriculum to help improve our students spoken English.

Our package:

  • Competitive Salary. Our teachers earn between 12,000-15,000 RMB a month post tax with a housing allowance and new student sign up bonuses every month.

  • Flight allowance of 8000RMB per each full contract.

  • Full training and continuous development and support from our experienced Directors of Studies, Senior Teachers, idea sharing events, and Hub Trainings.

  • Excellent class resources. Every teacher has specially designed teacher’s books and manuals, CDs, supplies and props for games. Our multimedia classrooms are equipped with interactive white boards and a host of online resources.

  • Full onboarding and relocation assistance. As soon as you arrive we will put you up in a hotel for a week and you will be assigned a welfare officer who will help you find an apartment, open local bank accounts and help you acclimate to your new life in Chengdu.

  • Full visa assistance. EF will cover the whole cost of your visa application and help you every step of the way.

  • Great career opportunities. EF Chengdu offers great opportunity for growth with promotion opportunities to senior teacher, associate director of studies, director of studies and regional positions for exemplary teachers. 80% of our management staff is promoted from within the company.

Requirements: University Degree, TEFL Certification, Native English Speaker.

Don't have a TEFL? We will help you get one as part of the hiring process. 

Experience: 2 years relevant teaching experience desirable but not necessary.

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Director of Studies

Requirements: 100% SNADP completion. 2 TKT certifications.

Experience: 2 years teaching experience. Currently a senior teacher or ADoS.


Associate Director of Studies

Requirements: 75% SNADP Completion. 2 TKT certifications. 

Experience: 2 years relevant teaching experiences desirable but not necessary. Already at senior teacher position.



Senior Teacher/ Senior Education Specialist

Requirements: 1 TKT certification.

Experience: Minimum 12 months EF teaching experience. Specialist Teacher or Lead Teacher position currently held.

Upon receiving the initial application you will be contacted to provide 2 lesson plans.

Applications are now closed