Teach English and Make a Difference

Gain global job experience by applying to teach English in Chongqing, China. As this municipality grows larger, so does its need for passionate, talented, native English speakers to help its students improve their language skills. Placements include primary and secondary schools, English training institutions and universities in the city and its surrounding areas. There are a variety of settings and intake periods available depending on your qualifications and desired age level.


Chongqing Province, China


One year, September through August or March through February


  • Native English speaker
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Teaching experience or TEFL certification or master’s degree
  • Between the age of 18 and 60
  • No criminal record
  • Ability to inspire students and foster creative thinking

Application deadline

  • Spring intake: August/September (interview in October/November)
  • Fall intake: February/March (interview in April/May)


Lesley Sapp

Other details

Compensation and benefits

  • Accommodations provided
  • Return trip travel reimbursement after completion of one year
  • 20–30 hour work week
  • Stipend of $800–$1,800 per month (depending on qualifications)


Teachers will be place in kindergartens, junior/high schools, universities or language training institutions depending on your preferences, background and job vacancies in Chongqing.

View a sample contract.