K-6 ESL Teacher for Prestigious  English Academy in Shanghai

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Scholar Tree, founded in 2012, is an academy-style English language training school, which focuses on elementary school (Kindergarten to 6th grade) aged children. While the school’s curriculum is designed around American public school reading and writing courses and STEAM courses, English Foreign Language teaching methodologies are implemented to effectively cultivate native speaking-level competency. Students who complete Scholar Tree’s courses advance to language levels equivalent to a corresponding American public school level. They are currently looking to fill the position of K-6 ESL Teacher.


  • At least a B.A/ B.S. from a top university
  • Previous teaching experience (>2 years preferably)
  • Native-level English skills
  • Strong command of English grammar, reading comprehension, and writing
  • Passion for working with younger students (middle school) and helping students realize their full potential
  • Ability to spark intellectual curiosity in students, patience
  • Demonstrated interest in education issues
  • A self-starter capable of thriving in a fast-paced, fluid start-up environment
  • A proven team-player who can work effectively with people with diverse backgrounds and experiences
  • Evidence of leadership potential and a stated interest in growing as a professional
  • Excellent communication skills


  • Teach classes of at least 10 students per class
  • Provide turoting for assigned individuals
  • Approx. 20-25 teaching hours per week (not including prep time)
  • Lesson planning, keeping track of students’ progress in class via progress reports and uploading students grades to the online system
  • Providing guidance for students during work time
  • Help to develop additional strategies for improving students’ performance
  • Student progress conference evaluation and assessment
  • Training other teachers
  • Performing other duties as needed


  • Competitive pay at 18,000 RMB
  • Housing Stipend of 5,000 RMB
  • Health insurance
  • Work visa
  • Flight reimbursement for arrival into the country
  • 2-week accommodation upon arrival

For more information about the company go to: EIC Education

If you’re interested in the position please email the following information to [email protected].

  • Your earliest start date
  • A professional cover letter and resume
  •  A copy of your Bachelor’s Degree and any other relevant certificates/degree

I will be in touch shortly to discuss your application.

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