English Teacher - Kids & Teens

Full-time | Kunshan, China

As a kids and teens teacher, you will teach students aged from 3 – 18. Your students are an enthusiastic fun loving bunch, full of energy and ready to learn.

Not only will you get to have fun with your students, you will also get to know them and watch them learn and grow. Your students will vary in language ability and personality.

Teaching English in Kunshan

Kunshan is a clean garden city with a thriving tourist industry. Those who are lucky to call Kunshan their home can expect a forward-thinking, peaceful city within in a stone’s throw of fast-paced Shanghai.

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Job responsibilities

You don’t need prior teaching experience to teach kids with EF. You just need to be willing to learn and we’ll help with the rest. This is what your main tasks will be:

  • Teaching English to kids aged 3 – 18 in groups of up to 16 students

  • Planning and delivering lessons to children

  • Using electronic media and EF-developed courseware to teach English efficiently and effectively

  • Evaluating student progress and providing ongoing guidance for improvement to both students and their parents

  • Assigning and evaluating out of class exercises

  • Participating in social activities with students organised by your school to encourage oral English proficiency

What is it like teaching Kids & Teens in China?

What we offer

We want to make things as simple as possible to teach abroad. That's why, when you teach with us, we take care of everything, so that you can focus on teaching.

Competitive local salary

(12K - 15K RMB monthly)

Performance bonus after 6 months

(Up to 2K RMB monthly)

Flight allowance


TEFL certificate

Health insurance

Legal Z work visa

Free hotel for your first two weeks

Flight to China

(select cities)

Airport pick-up upon arrival

Free Mandarin Chinese lessons

EF social and cultural events

21 days of paid holidays


Don’t have any teaching experience? You don’t need any. You will however need the following for the Chinese Government to issue you an ESL teaching work visa. Don’t have these documents at hand? You can apply and provide them later.

A Bachelor’s degree

Passport holder from:

A clear background check

Ability to live abroad for at least one year

A TEFL certification

No TEFL? No problem! Find out if you qualify for a FREE TEFL when you apply.

EF is committed to keeping children safe.

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How it works

What we offer, teaching requirements, our process, TEFL certification & how to become a teacher

Life at EF

We offer training, professional development, weekly teacher events and annual flight allowance