At élan we teach English through engaging with literature and writing practice for students aged 5-12. In the beginning, it is likely that you will predominantly take on Early Reader Program, and lower level
literature/writing coursework with the opportunity to teach picture books, novels, grammar, and different writing mediums in the future. Teachers must keep in contact with their Head Teacher and operations staff about student progress and maintain a professional relationship with parents. élan Teachers should provide a consistently challenging classroom environment for students and ensure that their teaching methodology is congruent with élan’s philosophy and goals. Teachers will work five days a week (three weekdays and Sat/Sun) with a potential full teaching load. If you work more than 24 teaching hours per week (indexed monthly), which may happen in the winter and summer terms, you will be awarded additional compensation.
You may also be asked to help at other centers if you have no classes and substitutes are needed at other schools.
Day to Day Responsibilities:
Access élan resources and plan your Teachers Logs according to the objectives of the courses
Deliver high quality literature, writing, and phonics courses to students including assigned quizzes
Issue and explain homework assignments to students and parents of younger students
Mark all tasks that students complete in class and for homework and fill out post-class comments
If your work schedule allows and you have an interest, there is an opportunity to assist with the
development of our curriculum, winter and summer materials, and also to assist with marketing events
Conduct phonics tests and free trials for new students and make recommendations for classes
Enforce a “culture of English” and other élan expectations through classroom discipline
Work with your Head Teacher and operations staff to create strategies for special case students
Keep informed about schedule changes, students who will be away, and students having trial classes
English Native speaker: UK, USA, NZ, AUST, Canada, Ireland
Bachelor's degree or above
Teaching experience is a strong asset: 1-2 years teaching experience
Teaching conditions and benefits:
Working hours: 40 hours per week with 2 days off on weekdays
Week day schedule 11am-8pm（1hour for lunch）
Weekend schedule 9am-6pm （1hour for lunch）
Summer and winter schedule will arranged by Center manager accordingly
Monthly salary: 14000 to 20000 RMB, before tax
8000 RMB flight reimbursement (direction to home country)
Description bonus based on annual performance
12 months health and accident insurance for a one-year contract
10000 start-up loan for accommodation
Teachers have to provide their passport and accommodation contract as a guarantee until the loan is
paid back in three month.
1200 hotel reimbursement after 2 months’ probation
A legal Z Work Visa with work permit provided
Arrival Support: Airport pick-up
11 days for Chinese Public Holidays plus 11 days for annual leave
Time Education China Holdings Ltd.
- Company type:
- Recruiter Type: Education/Training/Universities and Colleges
- Industry type: Education/Training/Universities and Colleges
Elan Schools are a subsidiary organization of Bright Scholar Education Group that provide international enrichment programs as extracurricular training coursework for Chinese K-G8 local and international students. Elan's curriculum is designed to improve students’ language skills, thinking skills, problem solving abilities and knowledge of global culture. A core feature of any Elan School is their multi-colored libraries that are organized with between 6,000-10,000 audio and regular storybooks that are arranged according to their grade equivalent reading level (GE). Inside the library, a guided reading program is utilized with the assistance of Accelerated Reader and STAR Reading software on iPads which enhance students' learning and allows for advanced data collection. Alongside the guided reading program, Elan offers an Early Reader program that specializes in storytelling and phonics awareness, then more advanced Pre-Elan and Elan programs that provide literature and writing coursework to develop students to become independent English readers and master English as a lifetime language skill, enabling them to enter the best high schools and universities later in the USA and elsewhere.
- Current Location: Beijing China
- Address: Floor 10, Gongxiaoguoji Buliding, No.28 Guandongdian, Chaoyang District, Beijing