Application Procedure

ISAC Teach in China Program hires foreign teachers according to the public school calendar. Most positions are available for the February (Winter term) and August (Fall term) of each year. There are also some sporadic openings during each term.

Below is the deadline for the two main intakes; we advice all applicants to leave sufficient time for visa application. Applicants must get their criminal check and diploma authenticated by Chinese embassy/consulate. The visa application process usually takes about 4-6 weeks. Please check Document List for more information.

  • Winter Term Intake Application Deadline: January 31st, 2020
  • Fall Term Intake Application Deadline: Aug 31st, 2020
  • Current Positions: Check Job Board


Application Procedure Step By Step

1Check ISAC Program and current Job Board. If interested, submit an application via ISAC website.
2Qualified applicants will be invited to submit supporting documents including Resume, Degree Certificate, Teaching Certificate (if any), Reference Letters (if any) to
3Applicant has an interview with your interested university/school. Separate interview for different schools.
4Applicants receive a contract offer (sample contract)
5Apply for a Work Visa at a Chinese consulate/embassy in your home country or the country you are working in

Fly to China and start working. Check our teachers’ story; Read ISAC Handbook; and sample University Guidebook