ESL Teacher – China

Maple Leaf Educational Systems

Job Overview


Are you looking for a new, exciting opportunity to teach in China and travel?

We are interested in partnering with teachers that have a passion for student achievement and success. Teachers that are collaborative and able to adapt to the Maple Leaf vision and mission. If you are seeking a challenging but rewarding career in education, apply today! We are currently hiring for ESL positions in Dalian, Wuhan, Yiwu, Hainan, Jinan, Xi’an, Zhenjiang, Xiangyang, Tianjin, Huai’an, Yancheng, Luoyang, Pingdingshan, Horinger, Huzhou and Weifang for the new school year!

ESL Teacher Salary and Benefits:

  • Annual Salary: 204,000RMB-300,000RMB (based on recognized teaching experience)
  • Fully paid holidays, 200 working days each year.
  • Free medical insurance with MSH China for Teacher, Spouse, and Children
  • Round-trip flight reimbursement for Teacher, Spouse, and Children
  • Free children tuition
  • Sponsored legal Z work visa
  • Opportunity to transfer to different cities within MLES
  • Promising professional development path

More about the Maple Leaf Schools:

  • Maple Leaf Educational Systems (MLES) is the most extensive international school system in China, with campuses in over 28 cities around the country.
  • With an infrastructure that originated over 26 years ago, Maple Leaf offers a high-quality international education to students from preschool to high school.
  • We are accredited by Cognia (USA) and inspected and certified by the British Columbia (B. C.) Ministry of Education (Canada).

ESL Teacher Responsibilities:

  • Provide instructions in the courses assigned according to the requirements for the Maple Leaf ESL Curricula.
  • Assist with the supervision of students as required by the school, including morning reading sessions, tutorial sessions and during school activities or events.
  • Manage the classroom effectively, maintain good classroom discipline, support the discipline standards and rules of the School.
  • Contribute to the School’s extra-curricular program organizing at least one English club of 2 blocks per week.
  • Participate in school English activities, MLES marketing and student recruitment activities.
  • Participate in professional development activities.

ESL Teacher Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree or above
  • 2 years full time teaching experience preferred
  • 120 hours TESOL/TEFL/CELTA Certificate or Teaching license issued by Ministry of Education

Locations of Maple Leaf Schools :

  • Schools are located in Dalian, Tianjin, Chongqing, Yongchuan, Zhenjiang, Ordos, Luoyang, Shanghai, Pingdingshan, Tianjin Huayuan, Jingzhou, Yiwu, Pinghu, Huai’an, Xi’an, Huzhou, Weifang, Yancheng, Haikou, Liangping, Shenzhen, XiangYang, Luzhou, Jinan, Wuhan and Horinger.

Life in China

There has never been a better time to teach in China. Whether you’re looking for spectacular natural beauty, global mega-cities, a rich history or culture of modern innovation, there is a China to suit everyone. So, an international adventure in a fascinating culture? Fulfilling and well-paid work? If these are on your professional check-list, now might just be the perfect time for you to teach in China.

Check out our video of Maple Leaf Schools in China:  or visit our careers website at to learn more.

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Company Information
  • Total Jobs 53 Jobs
  • Location Dalian
  • Full Address 9 Central Street, Jinshitan Dalian, China
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  • School Type Education Company