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TEFL Teacher Jobs in Hong Kong

Experience one of the world's most amazing cities and teach English to young learners.

Teach in Hong Kong 

Are you an energetic graduate who is self-motivated? Do you consider yourself to be the creative type, interested in international adventure? Then why not join our ESL teaching team in Hong Kong! 

Whether you’re just starting out or you have years of experience, if you are looking for a new adventure and dedicated to making a positive impact through education, we would love to hear from you!

We’ve been partnering with Kindergartens, Primary and Secondary schools across Hong Kong for over 15 years, offering a wide range of educational services. We aspire to provide the quality English language support that students need to succeed and we couldn’t do that without a talented team of passionate teachers.

An Amazing Career Opportunity

This autonomous territory, located on China’s southeast coast, has a population of more than 7 million people, packed within an area of about 426 square miles. Its Temple Street Night Market is famous for lively shopping, yet this intensity gives way to elegant Cantonese opera or contemplative Buddhist temples. It defies the imagination to try to describe the complexity of Hong Kong.

If teaching is your heart and soul, you aspire to further your professional ambitions, or are ready to begin a career in education, we can can make those dreams a reality. Hong Kong schools need teachers to instruct local students in English as a Second Language, as well as support other teachers and help develop curriculum.


Teach in Hong Kong Package

City-wide locations

  • Competitive salary

    Paid teaching job in Hong Kong
  • Visa sponsorship

    Legal work visa before departure
  • Meet and greet

    Airport pick up on arrival
  • Housing support

    Assistance is provided to help teachers find accommodation
  • Paid leave

    Holidays for Christmas, Lunar New Year and Easter, on top of the 17 public holidays
  • CPD

    Ongoing training and development programmes
  • Academic support

    In-class teaching support
  • Retention incentives

    Additional earning potential

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  • Bachelor's degree in any field
  • TEFL / TESOL or CELTA certificate - don't have TEFL? Book your TEFL course for teaching in Hong Kong
  • Clean police record
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Open-mindedness and creativity with a strong work ethic
  • Teaching experience is an advantage
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Before finding the school for me, Headstart Group offered a lot of valuable advice on how to improve my resume and it helped me a lot. All in all, whenever I had questions or doubts, whether they were about working or living in HK, Headstart Group was available 24/7 to answer all of my questions and provide me with most practical support.


Teaching in Hong Kong

Want to teach in Hong Kong?

We’ve got you covered! Discover our teaching jobs in Hong Kong and launch an exciting career as an international teacher. To apply for this role, fill out the below application form and an advisor will contact you with next steps.

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