12-Month Work Visa Teaching
Earn USD 1,000 per month teaching English in China on a work visa. Accommodation, meals, and completion bonus included.
Get paid to teach & discover China
Packing up your life and moving to China may seem crazy, but we think it’s a great way to try something new.
Whether you’re a recent university graduate with no teaching experience or a qualified teacher who just needs a change, we have positions available in hundreds of schools across China to match your skillset and experience.
Program Eligibility & Snapshot
Orientation to teaching in China in Beijing
Program Intake: January & August
Accommodation & meals provided
RMB 6,500 per month salary & completion bonus
TEFL certificate or 2 years teaching experience
Native English speaker
Bachelor's Degree. 20-50 years of age
Work Visa Teaching Course
What does the program look like?
Duration: 3 months
Get ready for life and teaching in China. This will also be a great chance to get to know the ImmerQi staff and establish communication channels. There will also be a one day tour of the city of Beijing. Try Chinese food with a tasty welcome meal!
Locations: Placements available in the Guangdong Province
Duration: 2 semesters (about 9 months)
Types of schools available: Private and public schools, training centres, international schools
Age groups available: Kindergarten, primary school, middle school, high school
After the Program
Location: Anywhere you want!
Duration: Time left on visa (+/- one month)
Possibility of a full time job offer: Negotiate a new contract with your school, most schools will want to keep you on!
Travel: Use the time left on your visa to explore China & travel the rest of Asia
GAIN INTERNATIONAL EXPERIENCE
Why teach in China?
Here are 6 compelling reasons to teach in China.
Trial your new career before you commit to it long-term
Test drive your knowledge and skills in a challenging, international environment
Enhance your CV in China, a market all multinationals have an interest in
Build your professional network in a place that is encouraging innovation, research and entrepreneurship
Exposure to the Chinese business environment, customs and culture will help with future job searches
Travel while teaching and immerse yourself in China's culture, food and festivities
USD $450 (includes housing)
Teaching position in a Chinese school
Pre-departure support & visa assistance
Arrival & 3-day orientation in Beijing
Transfer to placement
Monthly salary & completion bonus
Housing & 3 meals on working days
Negotiate a full-time job offer at the end
YOUR TEACHING POSITION
Schools & Age Groups
China is one of the most diverse countries in the world in both culture and scenery. Every province has its own unique landmarks, speciality foods and traditions. Read up on our program location and make sure you plan lots of travel on the weekends to make the most of your time here!
We offer positions in Kindergarten, Primary School, Middle School, and High School.
- Don't usually require a fee for students to attend
- Little to no foreigners working there
- English is a fairly new subjects
- Require a yearly or semester fee
- Teaching English is a priority
- Other foreigners work at the school
- Many private schools are boarding
- Focus on intensive English tuition
- Classes take place after school and on weekends
- Classes are smaller and organised based on ability, not age
- Require yearly/semester fee
- Other foreigners work at the school
- Many are boarding schools
- Use a foreign curriculum and promote international education
Price & Dates
Program Start Date
Winter 2019 Intake
November 23 2018
February 11 2019
Summer 2019 Intake
MEET THE TEAM
Who looks after the program?
Our team will always be here to assist you throughout your ImmerQi journey
Ben Bray, Program Manager
Ben came to China in 2013 and taught in Sichuan through ImmerQi’s Teach & Travel China Program and holds a TEFL.
He is from Accrington UK and is a huge rugby fan and plays for the Beijing Ardvark rugby team on weekends. He holds a Bachelor of History and lived in NZ and Australia for working holidays.
His favourite food is hotdogs (a weekly staple for him in Beijing), is a heavy metal fan and plays the drums!
Matt Piechocki, Application Specialist
Matt is from Ohio, USA and first came to China in 2013 to undertake ImmerQi’s Teach & Travel China Program.
He holds a Bachelor of Film Studies and is a qualified TEFL teacher, he previously taught kindergarten and primary school in Guangdong and Taiwan.
He resides in Beijing and has a big interest in anything film related and speaks intermediate level Mandarin.
Lorcan O'Hara, Program Coordinator
Lorcan first came to China in 2014 to take part in ImmerQi’s Teach & Travel China Program.
He is from Tipperary, Ireland and has a keen interest in photography and travel.
He has taught TEFL to kindergarten and primary school students in Guangzhou and Taipei.
Get Started Today
Take your first step towards your teaching adventure in China!