-Hold engaging, weekly scheduled classes arranged by the Director of Studies at your school
-Give high quality English lessons with the support of our staff
-Become familiar with and effectively use our courses of study and materials
-Create supplementary materials when necessary
-Effectively integrate modern technology such as audio & video into lessons
-Guide students in using available online learning methods
-Conduct classes promptly
-Prepare competent lesson plans and materials in advance for all classes
A TRUSTED COMPANY
EF Hefei is a well establish and proven company that has 10 schools with over 7,500 students and has been serving the English needs of Hefei since 2002. We only operate only through 100% legal work permits and visa. With a staff of over 400 individuals including 60 multinational staff members we focus on teaching young learners ages 3 to 18. As a result, parents trust us to provide only the best in English education. As an EF Hefei teacher, you will be part of the number one English Training School in the city.
WHAT MAKES US DIFFERENT?
At EF you are placed at a single school. This means you do not have to worry about running from school to school throughout the city! Your class schedule will also be set by your Director of Studies. Your classes will be consistent and you will be able to use our exclusive course maps, preprepared lesson plans and materials to know exactly what you are teaching before you have to go into the classroom. Your classes will also have a set student roster, this means you have the opportunity to get to know your students, their strengths and weaknesses, and formulate your lesson plan to cater to their needs ensuring the highest quality of English teaching.
OFFICE AND CLASSROOM ENVIRONMENT
Our classrooms come with state of the art technology, are well lit and well organized. Our office space is open and friendly. We encourage our local staff and international staff to have fun with each other and work together as a team to ensure the best outcome teamwork can provide.
Our starting salaries are competitive and based on previous experience and teaching certifications. All starting salaries are paid after tax and can range from ¥11,000 a month to ¥12,600 a month plus added bonuses and allowances.
We have full-time (40 hours per week) positions available with a maximum of 20 teaching hours (non-peak) and 26 teaching hours (peak season). Paid office hours are also provided to you for lesson planing, material preparation and admin duties. Working hours are typically had in a normal 5 day work week with classes being the afternoons, evenings and weekends.
Interested in more? There are also promotion opportunities for those looking to further grow their career! Our path is as follows: Teacher - Senior Teacher - Assistant DoS - DoS
PROBATIONARY TRAINING AND ADJUSTMENT PERIOD
Moving to a new country can be a challenge! In order to help you adjust all first time contract teachers will go through a paid training and on-boarding program that will introduce your to different teaching methods and give you insight into how to run a classroom. This period will be the first two months of your contract and during this time you will be able to attend our Teacher Training Sessions lead by our Teacher Training Team as well as have your own mentor that will help you adjust and learn the ropes! Your mentor will be a fellow Foreign Teacher located at your school.
CONTINUOUS PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
If you are inexperienced with teaching - don’t worry! We offer paid on-boarding training as well as continuous opportunities for professional development even after probationary training ends. Our structured support will ensure you have a strong platform to creatively express your ideas in the classroom. We have support staff, training staff and management staff all ready to help you with your journey.
ABOUT THE CITY
Located on the north of Chao Lake, Hefei is the capital and largest city of Anhui province. With history dating back to the 8th and 6th century BC, Hefei is full of cultural sites and local parks. One famous such cultural site is XiaoYaoJin park located on the ancient site of the Battle of XiaoYao Ford. Around Hefei city is the picturesque river town of SanHe Town which has a history of more than 2,500 years, and in Anhui province itself there is one of China’s most treasure travel destinations, The Yellow Mountain, which was listed as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1990.
Hefei was recently voted third best city for foreigners to live in by International Talent Magazine. It is also one of China’s fastest growing cities with a perfect balance between local Chinese culture and international modern amenities. Hefei also boasts one of the most affordable costs of living. International residence can expect to live comfortably on a monthly budget of less than 3,500CNY (or less than 500USD). The international community in Hefei is tightly knit and our atmosphere is one of the best! With one of the highest retention rates in China, our international community is one of the many reasons our teachers stay with us for a long time.
Population: over 8,000,000!
Public Transportation: 1 major train station, 1 international airport, multiple bus stations, numerous taxis and an expanding subway system with 3 lines currently operational. Language: Mandarin and local dialects
Climate: subtropical climate that experiences distinctive 4 seasons
Nearby Cities: Nanjing (1hr by train), Shanghai (2-3hr by train)
EF Hefei Flagship opened in 2002 and now has 10 schools city wide
EF Education First Hefei
- Company type:
- Recruiter Type: Employer
- Industry type: Education/Training/Universities & Colleges
EF is a global enterprise that has been in the business of education for 50 years. Founded on the premise of opening the world through education, we have grown into the largest English language training school on Earth, operating in 52 countries worldwide including China- our biggest market.
EF Hefei has been operating successfully for over 15 years now. We teach students of all ages. We have courses ranging from kindergarten English to Professional Business English.
All classrooms are equipped with interactive whiteboards (IWB) and extensive resource compilations. Our course materials are state of the art and are designed to be engaging and intuitive for both learners and teachers.
Our school offers roundtrip airfare, accommodation, a competitive salary as well as free weekly Chinese lessons and training workshops to ensure continuing professional development. At English First Hefei, it is our prerogative to ensure all of our teachers are constantly improving their classroom skills using the most up to date methodologies.
- Current Location: Hefei China
- Address: 3/F Tower E, Anhui Zhidi Square, LvZhou Square, Hefei, Anhui