Athena Academic English
Athena Academic English is dedicated to enhancing the ability of students 4-15 years old to use academic English in an international environment, especially the ability to read and write. Athena Academic English is devoted to building a personalized K-12 international education journey for Chinese students and advocates for them to develop the skills of “Learning to Learn, Learning to Think.”
Athena Academic English’s course framework is independently researched and developed based on the needs of Chinese students and is benchmarked to the US Common Core State Standards. All teachers with Athena Academic English are native English speakers who are dedicated to the goal of improving their students’ ability to use academic English through Athena Academic English’s guided reading and writing programs with a small class size of 8-12 students.
Currently, Athena Academic English has 9 centers in Shanghai, Shenzhen, Hangzhou, and Ningbo.
•Working Hours:40 working hours based on 5 days/week, 8 hours/day. (2 days off during weekdays)
•Length of Contract: Preferably two-year renewable contract with two months probationary period. Salary raise for second-year is based on the first-year performance and evaluation.
• Class Size: 4-12 students
• Student Age: Kindergarten, Primary, Middle and High school
Compensation and Benefits
Salary Package & Benefits
•Base Salary:16,000-23,000RMB/month, various according to different positions, junior English Teacher/Senior English Teacher/Head English Teacher.
•Work visa sponsorship
•Top level global medical insurance
•Paid Sick Leave days
•Annual Health Check
•Arrival Assistance (such as airport pickup and apartment search)
•Free accommodations upon first arrival
•TEFL (if needed)
• Bachelor’s degree in either Arts or Sciences. Arts or Sciences. Preference currently given to candidates with an English, Education or Science major.
• TESOL or TEFL qualification (120 hours+) or TKT.
• Minimum two-year English teaching experience above, ideally related to the teaching of reading, writing and/or general English courses.
• No criminal record.
- Company type:
- Recruiter Type: Employer
- Industry type: Education/Training/Universities & Colleges
Athena Academy is the subsidiary of Elite K-12 International Education Group. We adopt the US Common Core Standard and the teaching methodologies of Project-based Learning (PBL) in designing our programs. Our aim is to provide our students opportunities in not only learning Academic English, but also acquiring the soft-skills of critical thinking, collaboration, communication, problem solving and creativity, which will enable them to adapt and enhance their own capacity in this constantly changing 21st century.
- Current Location: Shanghai China
- Address: No.200 West Yan'an Road, Shanghai, China