K-12 International and Bilingual School Openings at Bright Scholar

Bright Scholar Education Group

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Employer: Bright Scholar Education Group (website)

Bright Scholar Education Group (formerly Country Garden Education Group) is a NYSE publicly-listed education company based in Foshan, Guangdong, China. Bright Scholar operates in 8 provinces and the 2 municipalities of Beijing and Shanghai, with planned extension to Shandong and Hainan in the coming months. It covers a diverse portfolio of business areas including K-12 international and bilingual education, training education and education technology. Bright Scholar employs around 6,000 domestic and international staff and caters to more than 30,000 students. Bright Scholar international schools offer numerous international curricula including IB (PYP, MYP and DP), Cambridge IGCSE and A-levels, AP Program, and IFY.



K-12 Education
• Bright Scholar International Schools (6)
• Bright Scholar Bilingual Schools (11)
• Bright Scholar Kindergartens (34)

After-Hours Education
• Elan Schools (16)

Featured Schools:
Guangdong Country Garden School (1994; Foshan, Guangdong)
Phoenix City International School (2003; Guangzhou, Guangdong)
Jurong Country Garden School (2013; Zhenjiang, Jiangsu)
Ningxiang Country Garden School (2014; Changsha, Hunan)
Country Garden Silver Beach School (2015; Huizhou, Guangdong)
Huaxi Country Garden International School (2015; Guiyang, Guizhou)
Lanzhou Country Garden School (2016; Lanzhou, Gansu)



Bright Scholar Education Group recruits teachers across a whole spectrum of subjects and grade levels, with a major intake in September and a minor intake in February across Bright Scholar’s branch schools. Teaching positions include but are not limited to:


  • English Teacher
  • Homeroom Teacher

Primary School

  • English Teacher
  • Science Teacher
  • Mathematics Teacher

Elan Schools

  • Library Coach
  • Teacher Senior
  • Teacher


  • Multi-Grade ESL Teacher

Secondary School

  • English Teacher
  • Literature Teacher
  • Art Teacher
  • Music Teacher
  • Drama Teacher
  • PE Teacher
  • Humanities Teacher
  • History Teacher
  • Geography Teacher
  • ICT Teacher
  • Economics Teacher
  • Mathematics Teacher
  • Science Teacher
  • Physics Teacher
  • Chemistry Teacher
  • Biology Teacher
  • Teacher of Global Perspectives
  • Theory of Knowledge Teacher
  • Librarian
  • School Counselor

School Leadership

  • Principal
  • Department Head
  • Coordinator
  • Vice Principal
  • Academic Director
  • Subject Head

Requirements and Qualifications*

*Please note, the following requirements may differ according to the specific position applied for.
  • 22-55 years of age
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher (Education preferred)
  • TEFL/TESOL 100+ hours certification minimum (CELTA/DELTA/PGCE/QTS preferred)
  • Have an understanding and ability to teach pupils of all abilities
  • Must be able to obtain a cleared background check
  • Previous experience in an international school preferred
  • English teaching positions require citizens of UK, USA, Australia, Canada, Ireland, New Zealand orSouth Africa for visa purposes
  • Subject teaching positions require candidates with relevant teaching background in selectedsubject matter, with IGCSE, A-level and/-or IB teaching experience preferred

Compensation and Benefit Package*

*Please note, the following is a general guide on compensation packages offered within the Bright Scholar network of chain schools. Individual schools will send offers to successful candidates based on school pay scale and the candidates’ qualifications and experience.

Kindergarten, Bilingual and International School Teachers

  • Salary – 12,000-30,000RMB/month (approx. US$1,800-4,500/month)
  • Accommodation – Furnished apartment/housing allowance provided
  • Visa – Paid work permit, residence permit and medical check-up fees
  • Arrival Support – Airport pick-up, and accommodation assistance (hotel/apartment)
  • Paid Leave – Paid national holidays + paid summer and/-or winter holidays
  • Food – Food allowance/3 free meals provided
  • Flight Reimbursement – Between 5,000-12,000RMB (school/location dependent)
  • Insurance – Medical and accident insurance

Elan School Teachers (Beijing, Shanghai, Shenzhen and Foshan)

  • Library Coach Salary – 13,000-17,000RMB/month (approx. US$2,000-2,600/month)
  • Teacher Salary – 15,000-22,000RMB/month (approx. US$2,300-3,400/month)
  • Visa – Paid work permit, residence permit and medical check-up fees
  • Arrival Support – Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation Support – 1200 RMB hotel reimbursement after 2 months’ probation; 10,000 RMB start-up loan for accommodation
  • Flight Reimbursement – Up to 8,000RMB for return ticket to home country
  • Insurance – Health and accident insurance after probation
  • Bonus – Discretional bonus based on annual performance
  • Paid Leave – 3 days for full-pay sick leave; 11 days for Chinese public holidays; 11 days for paid annual leave


Bright Scholar Education Group is not an agency and only recruits for their own K-12 schools and learning centers. Submit your interest and learn more about our affiliated schools, locations and/-or working locations.

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Company Information
  • Total Jobs 1 Jobs
  • Location Foshan
  • Full Address Shunde, Guangdong, China
  • Homepage URL www.brightscholar.com
  • School Type Education Company