Get paid to teach English in China with CIEE

Get paid to teach English in China with CIEE


China: Chengdu, Guangzhou, Nanjing and 3 other cities


  • Education

Participation Guidelines

American, Canadian, Australian, Kiwi, British and Irish Participants.

Cost in USD per week

Contact Provider for Cost Details

Program Includes:

The fee for the program covers:
Job placement
Visa guidance and processing fee for your Chinese Z visa
Modern, furnished accommodations
Pre-departure support, including a comprehensive online pre-departure course
iNext international insurance with 24-hour emergency assistance services for US permanent residents
24-hour in-country support
In-country orientation
Survival Mandarin language lessons included in pre-departure material and during orientation
A Lonely Planet guidebook
Transportation from orientation to your teaching assignment
Cultural and professional development activities
Several weeks of vacation for two-semester participants
A completion bonus equivalent to one or two months’ salary to offset the cost of return airfare if you teach for two consecutive semesters at the same school

Salary & Compensation

6,000 RMB - 10,000 RMB per month. Potential for higher salary with experience. Rent-free accomodation included with all contracts.

Language Skills Required

  • English

Experience Required



You do not need to be a teacher with extensive international experience to apply! Whether your major was art history, zoology, or anything in between; if you have a good outlook and solid work ethic, your academic background will serve you well in the classroom - this time from the teachers side of the desk. It's essential that participants are self-motivated, responsible and recognize that their first priority is to their school and students. 110% commitment to the program is essential.
Basic eligibility requirements include:
* Bachelors degree in any major
* U.S., Canadian, Australian, New Zealand, Irish, or British citizenship and passport
* Native English language fluency
* Teaching experience or TEFL certification preferred but not required

Minimum Education


Application Procedures

  • Letters of Reference
  • Phone/Video Interview
  • Disciplinary Clearance Form
  • Essay
  • Online Application
  • Physical Exam/Health Records
  • Resume