Teach in the tropical paradise of Sanya (Hainan Island) for First Leap English School

in Hainan Island
Salary: RMB9000- 11000 / Start Date: ASAP / Student Age: / Type of Job: Wednesday- Sunday

Reference n: OC2035

Fancy beating the winter blues and heading to a tropical paradise? First Leap have just one vacancy in their training school in Sanya, a gorgeous beach resort in Hainan Island.

First Leap was established in Beijing in 2009, and has since expanded across China. The school was established to provide much-needed quality afterschool English training for children aged 2 – 12 years old, in a fun, motivating and entirely English speaking environment. Rather than teaching English as a subject, First Leap teach different subjects in English, a method based on and incorporating several educational theories. The curriculum and each lesson has been pre-prepared and tested.

Classrooms feature smart board technology, a limit of just 10 students per class and a Chinese teaching assistant.
Beyond the classroom, First Leap provides the opportunity to explore a foreign land and culture while maintaining a fulfilling and exciting job. Their teachers learn a new language, experience a new culture, taste a new cuisine, meet new people, improve your teaching ability or just spice up your life.

The HR and Visa Team offer a high level of support to all teachers, offering assistance to settle in to life in China, and find an apartment.


2 weeks of Junior Training in Beijing and hotel accommodation is provided upon arrival. Teachers have a clear progression route, and go on to attend additional training sessions on a regular basis. Many teachers progress to management level.

Visit School Website Here.

First Leap teaching

Campuses: Beijing, Chongqing, Nanjing, Hefei, Shenyang, Hohhot, Sanya, Guangzhou, Cangzhou, Wuxi

Working hours: 4.30- 8.30pm Wednesday to Friday. 9am- 6pm Saturday and Sunday


  • RMB9000-11000 monthly salary
  • Settling in allowance of RMB10000
  • RMB3000 training bonus
  • Reimbursed 120 hour TEFL/ TESOl course
  • RMB4000 monthly accommodation allowance in Beijing; RMB3000 in Nanjing, RMB2000 in other cities
  • Insurance
  • Airport pick-up
  • 10 days of training in Beijing, with a hotel paid for

Teacher training First Leap

Candidate requirements:

  • Native English Speakers: UK, US, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, or Ireland. Education Background: BA or above (majors in Education, Linguistics, or English given top priority).
  • Internationally recognized TEFL, TESOL or CELTA certificate preferred – and reimbursed
  • Passion for First Leap and for working with young children is essential.
  • At least one-year commitment; longer dedication highly preferred.

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