The Perks and Benefits of Teaching English at a Chinese University

By Brett, University Teacher in Ningbo Teaching English at a Chinese University   In this post I’ll run through the perks and financial benefits of teaching English in a Chinese university. Chinese university jobs aren’t the highest paid teaching positions in China. For better salaries you need to teach young […]

An Informative Guide to Teaching at a Chinese University

By Jennifer Roman, Teacher in Wuhan As my first year of teaching at a Chinese university draws to an end, I’m honoured to share with you some knowledge I have gained from this experience. I hope this can be a helpful article if you have decided to teach at a […]

Nick: Why you may enjoy Nanchang more than Shanghai

By Nick, English Teacher in Nanchang Nanchang, a tier 3 city in China   Excited that you got a job offer in China but then you find out it’s going to be some city called Zhengzhou or Yantai? Disappointed that your international job transfer is to Nanchang instead of Shanghai? […]

William: Which country pays TEFL teachers the most

Contributor: William Moore, Former Instructor at Chongqing University of Posts and Telecommunications (2015-2017)   Technically Japan and South Korea. But I actually found I had more spare money in China. Yes I got paid $2500 in Japan. but my Apartment cost me $1500. At the end of the month I […]

Michael: 8 Bits Of Advice For Foreign Teachers

(Foreign Teachers at Jiangxi Normal University)   I’ve been teaching here in China for almost 2.5 years. I think I’ve experienced every shocking aspect of Chinese culture and life here. I’ve traveled to 26 countries. I know how to travel and best of all, I know how to adapt. I’m […]

Canteen food at Chinese University

What do you eat? (Lunch at a university cafeteria in China)

By Kim, University Teacher in Kunming Teaching English at a Chinese University The cafeteria where I usually eat with a variety of made-to-order stations as well as the regular cafeteria fare One of the most frequently asked questions that I receive from people outside of China deals with what I […]