Teach English at a University in China

University Teaching Program

Teach English at a University in China. The ISAC University Teaching Program (ISAC-UTP) offers a life-changing experience for teachers. You will have the opportunity to work at a Chinese public university while experiencing Chinese culture in a way that can never be done as a tourist or traveller. Teachers are appointed as foreign language experts in different host universities. You will be teaching your mother language to university students from different colleges between 18-23.

Currently we are seeking teachers for the Fall Term starting in Sept. 2019.
Application open until Jul. 31st, 2019

University Teaching Program job detail

Job Description

  • Teach English Speaking, Comprehensive English, Business English, etc.
  • The teaching focuses on the relevant courses to a group of approximately 30-40 students for each class;
  • assess students’ performance including papers, tests and exams.

Working Hours

  • There are no or few office hours; you can manage your time by yourself
  • Chinese university job has a lot of freedom
  • The workload are from 12 to 16 hours per week
  • plus an additional 1-2 hours of quiz session

Salary Package

  • Approximately 7,500 – 11,000 per month
  • Higher salary given to more experienced teachers with Master’s/phD degree

Contract Length

  • One year contract
  • Fully paid winter vacation for 1 month
  • Paid summer vacation (only with some universities)


  • Round-trip international flight tickets
  • 2000-2500 RMB travel allowance
  • Free private accomodation and canteen meals

Career Advancement

  • Work at a renowned university in China
  • A great experience that adds to your C.V.
  • The experience in the program will help you find your career at a top university in China (e.g. Fudan University)

University Teaching Job requirement

Native Speaker

You can only teach the language of your home country;

Age Requirement

Less than 60 years old due to the visa regulation of P.R.C

Teaching Experience

Minimum of two years teaching experience or with a master’s degree


Bachelor degree or above
Higher degree holder will enjoy higher salary

Teaching Certificate

Teaching certificate including TEFL/TESOL/CELTA

*Note that some universities may take applicants without teaching experience or over 60 years; most of those positions are in smaller cities or provinces;
Please double check with our program coordinator for each requirement

Host University

Teach English at A University in China

Life in China

Spring & Fall intake 2019/2020