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Top Primary Teaching Jobs in Suzhou

Explore rewarding Primary teaching opportunities in beautiful Suzhou 💛

Primary School Teaching Jobs in Suzhou

TEFL UK is currently recruiting for teaching positions in Suzhou. Renowned as the 'Venice of the East,' Suzhou offers a rich blend of traditional culture and city living, making it a fantastic place to live and work. As a TEFL teacher in Suzhou's vibrant education sector, you'll have the opportunity to shape young minds while experiencing China's amazing cultural heritage first-hand. Additionally, you'll enjoy a competitive salary, excellent professional development opportunities, and the chance to explore one of China's most picturesque cities.


Teach English in Suzhou


  • Competitive local salary

    Up to 22-25 K before tax
  • Housing

    Accommodation provided
  • Meals

    Meals provided
  • Visa

    Legal work visa for China provided
  • Flight ticket reimbursement

    1st year of RMB 5,000
  • Hotel accommodation

    5 days on arrival
  • National holidays

    11 days public holiday / year plus Christmas
  • Generous leave allowance

    Half paid on winter and summer break
  • CPD provided

    Ongoing training and professional development
  • Career advancement

    Course development, regional trainers
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Now Hiring for 30 Primary School Teaching Jobs in Suzhou!

English Teacher in China Duties

  • Cater to learners aged 6-12 in your role as a primary school teacher in China
  • Manage classrooms of up to 30 students
  • Experience flexibility with no office hours, schedule-dependent
  • Enjoy work-life balance with 2 days off per week
  • Teach 22 classes per week, each lasting for 35 minutes
  • Participate actively in weekly teaching research and meetings
  • Organize and oversee various student activities
  • Build and maintain positive relationships with students and their parents
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Qualifications for Teaching English in China

  • Fluent English speaker
  • Preferred major in Early Childhood Education, Drama, or Art
  • Two years of teaching experience with children preferred 
  • TESOL / TEFL or PGCE certification - don't have TEFL? Book your TEFL course for teaching in China
  • Eligible to apply for a Chinese Z visa for English teaching positions

Want to teach in China?

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