Teach for EF Ningbo

Private Language School in Ningbo
Salary: RMB8500- 12000 / Start Date: November 2017- March 2018 / Student Age: / Type of Job: Full time, Wednesday- Sunday

Reference n: OC3023


EF Ningbo


EF’s first school in Ningbo was established in 2001, and they now have 5 schools across the city, teaching 5000 students. EF offer all you’d expect in terms of modern teaching materials, digital resources, and multi-media capable classrooms with interactive whiteboards.

EF Ningbo have a total of 74 teachers working across their 5 schools, making for a lively and sociable teacher community.


Professional Development


EF take professional development seriously; all current Managers started as teachers, as the school believes in providing the teaching team with the tools and opportunities for growth. A comprehensive training program is offered, focusing on curriculum training, teaching skills, classroom management.

Development pathways include Academic Mentor, Event Coordinator, Senior teacher, Director of Studies, and Production Manager roles.


Teacher Quote


‘Hello I’m Nadia Myburgh from South Africa. As a first-time teacher teaching English in China, I couldn’t have chosen a better institute than EF Ningbo to start my journey. The staff made settling in quick and efficient, and I was on the way to class with a hop in my step soon enough. I am happy to speak with any prospective teachers!’




Ningbo is situated on the East coast of China, close to Shanghai and Hangzhou, with a lower cost of living. The city is steeped in culture and history, and local highlights include Moon Lake and the Old Bund, both ideal locations to spend days off relaxing with friends. The residents of Ningbo speak Mandarin, and it’s a lively ex-pat town due to it being the home of the University of Nottingham’s China campus.


Salary Overview


  • RMB8500- 12000, dependent on experience
  • RMB2000 accommodation allowance
  • Up to RMB3000 yearly performance bonus
  • RMB9000 annual flight allowance
  • International insurance


Candidate Requirements


  • Degree obtained in a native-English speaking country
  • 120-hour TEFL certification, or 2 years of post-graduation teaching experience
  • A professional and conscientious work ethic
  • Some relevant teaching experience is preferred, but full training is provided

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An Introduction to EF


EF Educaton First is an international education company that specializes in language traning, educational travel, academic degree programs, and cultural exchange. The company was founded in 1965, and was built on a concept of ‘learning by doing’.

Today, EF has over 40,000 staff, 500 offices, and schools in 50 countries.


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