Teach China Public School Program

Teach China Public School Program

Whether you’re a recent graduate looking for your first teaching role or a veteran teacher looking for your next opportunity, the Teach China Public School Programme offers a structured environment to help you contribute to the world’s largest education sector.


The Teach China Public School program provides the chance to advance the learning experience of students in China across a wide range of ages and abilities. After 10-12 months, you will have had the opportunity to immerse yourself in one of the most fascinating and dynamic cultures in the world and made a real and lasting impact on hundreds of students.


As part of the program, teachers will be placed at a Primary, Middle or High School in China and receive ongoing training and support from a Government Licensed Agency. Positions are available in a variety of locations across China, including; Shenzhen, Beijing and Hunan Province.


-Planning and delivering immersive, interactive and engaging lessons for students
-Recording and reporting on the progress of classes between 30-40 students
-Meeting with other Public school teachers on a regular basis to discuss progress
-Encouraging the use oral English on a consistent basis among students

-Conducting between 10-20 teaching hours each week


Training and Support
Teachers will receive ongoing support and training through their school or employing Government Licensed Agency. They will also be responsible for ensuring you are paid and providing your accommodation.

Schools and partner agencies for the Teach China Public School Program are experienced working with both veteran teachers and those new to the world of professional education, offering flexible support and training to match different requirements.

About us

Opportunity China is a gateway for English teachers, university lecturers and graduates to find exciting and enriching opportunities in China.

We pride ourselves on offering a professional and personalised service to all candidates, right from their initial application through to beginning their dream opportunity in China.

Our annual Teach China Graduate and Teach China Public School Programs recruit some of the Anglosphere’s top graduates to multiple teaching locations in China.


Our Immersion and Study program facilitates an immersive opportunity and the chance to live with a Chinese family, combining a tutoring role with a course of Mandarin study at a local university.


Opportunity China only work with schools and education organisations that meet our high standards. We seek to empower graduates through cultural exchanges that act as a catalyst for cultural and economic enrichment.


What we offer

Salary Package:

-Up to RMB 11,000 monthly salary (low tax)
-Accommodation provided, or full accommodation allowance
-International flight reimbursement

-Z working visa
-Long school holidays to travel and explore China

Cost of living in China is surprisingly low, meaning many teachers are able to live a very comfortable lifestyle, while saving a large percentage of their monthly salary. http://www.opportunity-china.com/living-in-china/cost-of-living-in-china...

What we want

-A Bachelor's Degree in any discipline
-A TEFL, TESOL or CELTA certificate (this does not need to be completed at the time of application)
-Excellent written and spoken English ability

-Any prior teaching experience would be preferred, but not essential
-A strong motivation to inspire confidence and creativity in young people

You need to have the requirements below:

English Level
New Zealander
South African
Currently Living in Country
Can Drive in Country

AND one of the following sets to apply:

TEFL Certificate
TEFL/TESOL Certificate
Hours on TEFL Cert.
Certified Teacher
Uni Cert.
TEFL Cert.
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