About Shenzhen


Shenzhen has grown immensely in its lifetime. Just 30 years ago Shenzhen was nothing more than a fishing village.  After the Chinese government declared new policies for reform and openness, Shenzhen became a special industry with financial, business trade, Import and Export Corporation and Joint Venture Companies.
Now, Shenzhen is one of the top, tier 1, most influential cities in China.
As the economy increases, there is no doubt; English will become forever more widely used in business and foreign trade.
for many years when all Shenzhen children begin their studies, English is an essential course.  


Geographically, Shenzhen borders Hong Kong and is just 1 hour to Guangzhou city on the high speed train.
Teaching
English in Shenzhen is very convenient; you can go to Hong Kong very easily. Hong Kong is a “shopping heaven” in China as many teachers go to Hong Kong to travel and shopping, thanks to the abundance of international brands, state of the art shopping complexes and more brands, shops and sights than most cities around the world.


Teaching English in Shenzhen, you can enjoy the metropolitan lifestyle with the abundance of international bars, clubs and restaurants from all over the world; Streets, buildings and parks all designed and built by international designers based on existing wonderful architecture and design from all over the world.
Within the first few weeks teaching English in Shenzhen you probably won’t actually feel like you are in a foreign country because it is such a new city with many young foreigners and an international lifestyle.

In addition, Shenzhen has beautiful beaches and blue skies. Compared to Shanghai and Beijing, the air quality is much better.
Teachers who teach English in Shenzhen usually go to the beaches to enjoy their weekends.
The Rose Sea and Dameisha beaches are most famous, the West Coast is the most interesting and attractive, and they have many kinds of outdoor activities such as: CSC fighting, surfing.


 


About jobs in Shenzhen 


Teaching English in Shenzhen is many foreigners’ choice.

Shenzhen is like a golden ticket for ESL teachers. Not only is it conveniently located near Hong Kong, making visa renewals a breeze, but it also boasts a plethora of job opportunities for those without teaching experience. Not to mention the healthy air and global lifestyle—it's a win-win situation! Employers are practically begging for teachers to fill vacancies in kindergartens, primary schools, public schools, and even universities.
If that's not enough, some companies are even hiring foreign teachers to boost their competitiveness. And did we mention the salaries? They're some of the highest in all of China. Working in Shenzhen as an ESL teacher means teaching 3-5 hours per day in schools or kindergartens, with weekends off - it's the perfect balance of work and play.
If you work as a part time teacher, 8-10 hours per week is plenty to earn a good wage.

Many experienced teachers will choose their jobs in a kindergarten as a full time teacher and part time in a training center at night (Salaries easily exceed 30,000RMB per month or 3,000GBP).
Even some teachers who live in Luohu district (There is a bridge between Shenzhen Luohu and Hong Kong), they will choose a Hong Kong school to teach part time. The cost of living in Shenzhen is lower than Hong Kong; however, you can earn higher salary in Hong Kong.
You can earn more money and save more. 


Working in Shenzhen, a BA degree and higher qualification is required; a native speaker is preferred; non-native speakers with excellent English and good accent are often accepted; a TEFL/TESOL is preferred; having working experience is preferred but not necessary.
Generally speaking
, employer requirements are based on how much they pay you; how many hours you teach per day; how big the company is; what kinds of company you work in. If you would like to work in an excellent school, requirements are usually higher, vice versa.


 


Finding a job in Shenzhen


Online is the best way of getting a teaching job in Shenzhen.
The best you can do is to register on our website and apply for jobs
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Looking for a job on your own can be a daunting task, but fear not, recruiters are here to help! With their wealth of knowledge and experience in the industry, they can find you the perfect job faster and easier than you could on your own. Plus, working in Shenzhen can provide you with excellent experience that can open up many doors in the future, regardless of where you go to teach. This bustling international metropolis boasts top-notch educational institutions, including many esteemed international schools. After gaining invaluable experience here, you'll have the confidence and credentials to seek out exciting employment opportunities in other cosmopolitan centers such as Guangzhou, Macau, and of course, Hong Kong. With this experience, you can even negotiate for higher salaries and positions with your future employer. So why not take advantage of the expertise of recruiters and the opportunities in Shenzhen?

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