About the job

The IB Programme is one of the most respected international curriculums in the world. Aside from excellent academic teachings, the programme places great importance on developing social skills and nurturing students’ emotional well-being. Creating knowledgeable, conscientious and well-adjusted global citizens is the aim of the IB Programme.

This IB School in China offers:

  • The IB Primary Years Programme (PYP) – for children aged 3 – 12
  • The IB Middle Years Programme (MYP) – for students aged 11 – 16

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Nurturing students’ creativity
  • Helping to shape them into sensible, considerate and knowledgeable global citizens
  • Fostering students’ academic and personal skills
  • Perfecting and refining students’ English-language skills
  • Imparting the needed skills that will help students become independent adults who’ll contribute to society
  • Supporting students in turning their learnings into concrete skills they can use in the real world
  • Motivating students to develop critical-thinking skills
  • Encouraging students to delve into the arts and develop artistic skills
  • Supporting students to nurture self-awareness
  • Support students to achieve their full potential
  • Inspiring students to dedicate time to local social causes


  • Bachelor’s Degree (or higher)
  • Teaching Licence or TESOL/TEFL qualifications
  • At least 3 years of full-time teaching experience
  • A passion for teaching, in general, and desire to help students develop excellent English-language skills

Desirable Qualities

  • Previous teaching experience with an international school
  • A positive energy and creativity that makes learning fun and interesting
  • Effective communication skills and the development of working relationships with colleagues, students and parents
  • A proactive and innovative problem-solving mindset
  • A desire and pride to make a real impact on student’s personal and academic growth
  • The ability to embrace setbacks as learning curves

Compensation and Benefit

  •  Salary range: from 25,000 RMB to 40,000 RMB
  • Tuition fee, free for up to two children (if in China with your family)
  • A housing bonus & home leave allowance
  • Return flight & settling-in reimbursement for coming from abroad
  • International health insurance
  • Excellent opportunities for professional development
  • Paid holidays & leave


  • Location

    Beijing, China

  • Listing Expiry Date


  • Start Date


  • Contract Length

    24 Months

  • Position

    Certified Teacher

  • Student Level

    Primary / Secondary

  • Monthly Salary

    23,000 - 40,000 (Qualified Teacher)

  • Number of Vacancies


COVID-19 & China border updates

Borders in China reopened to foreigners in Summer 2020. However, with increased COVID-19 cases in Mainland China, the number of visas issued has decreased and schools are having great difficulty hiring outside of China. There are only a very limited number of schools who can obtain a PU letter and get a work visa. Contact us to see if you are applicable.

If you are already in China, your start date could be as soon as a few weeks. Salaries for teachers inside China are highly competitive so contact us for the best-paid teaching jobs in China.

If you are outside of China, your earliest start will around Summer 2021, however much will depend on the constant evolving situation. Sign up for our newsletter to stay up to date.