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First Leap Zhuhai

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Zhuhai Firstleap is specialized in English Language Education for younger children. As the biggest English school in Zhuhai, Firstleap has over 1300 students and three  school branches: Xinxiangzhou, Qianshan and Tangjia. Established in 2014, First Leap Xinxiangzhou branch is the head office. It includes 11 classrooms, a reading area, reception, a rest area and offices for teachers and support...
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Giraffe English Nanjing

Giraffe English Nanjing is a key franchisee of the Taiwan based Giraffe English Franchise. The Nanjing schoolis ran by Baozhen Education group and has been open since 2010. Over the years Giraffe English Nanjing has grown to an impressive 20 branches across the city and over 8000 students and 200 local teachers.  Nanjing was the former capital of China and is a huge city with lots to explore. Job...
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EF Guiyang

Welcome to EF Education First Guiyang. There are two centers in Guiyang's bustling areas. Our first EF Guiyang school was opened in 2004. Second EF Guiyang school was opened in 2018. We are in the center of the city where prosperous CBD, convenient traffic and mega-shopping malls are around. The campus area is above 800 square meters with 10 modern classrooms. Our students include kindergarten, pr...
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Best Learning Hangzhou

Best Learning is located in Hangzhou of Zhejiang province, the most beautiful city of China. Hangzhou is next to Shanghai. It takes one hour high-speed train from Hangzhou to Shanghai. Our teaching staff consists of aspiring, and caring TESOL certified professionals from North America, who have gone through rigorous our screening and training. We offer an authentic American classroom experien...
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Chinese holiday dates for 2019 & 2020

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Almost all work contracts in China include the official Chinese public holidays as paid vacations. Once again for the new year, here are the public holiday dates for 2019-2020 in China. Holiday2019 Date2020 DateNew Year's DayDec. 30 2018 - Jan. 1 2019Jan. 1 Chinese New YearFeb. 4 - 10Jan. 25 Holiday: Jan. 24 - 30 Tomb Sweeping FestivalApr. 5 - 7Apr. 4 - 6May DayMay 1May 1 - 3Dragon ...
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Why are ‘Teaching jobs in China’ Facebook groups terrible places for finding a job?

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We've all seen them, the Facebook groups that start overnight and soon swell with thousands of active members. In these groups are an overload of beautiful sounding positions. Vacancies are listed with an equally diverse range of spelling and grammar mistakes as the reputation of the recruiters that advertise them. Simon in Dalian can offer you an incredible 250k salary in a new kindergarten. Mea...
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Teach English in China for 1 year or don’t bother at all

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Teaching English in China is a major life changing experience. You literally uproot your entire life and move thousands of miles away to an entirely different culture. With such a huge change it's easy to consider dipping your toes in the water and going for a shorter period. Here is why that's a terrible thing to do and how the choice of a year or nothing helps so much with deciding whether or no...
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Chinese holiday dates for 2018 & 2019

Almost all work contracts in China include the official Chinese public holidays. To give you an idea of the dates and number of free days these add to your free time in China you can check the official holiday dates below. Holiday 2018 Date 2019 Date New Year's Day Dec. 30 2017 - Jan. 1 2018 Dec. 30 2018 - Jan. 1 2019 Chinese New Year Feb. 15 - 21 Feb. 4 - 10 Tomb Sweep...
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How to choose your school and city in China

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When choosing to Teach English in China there is nothing small about the entire process. The position is an adventure way out of your comfort zone, the country is vast and the choice of cities and school employers is endless. Here are some tips on how to narrow down your search and make sure you get that placement you are dreaming of. What are my priorities? We all have different drivers for com...
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12 reasons you should work in China

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Of all the exciting places in the world there is probably no country on earth at the moment more topical, vivid, or economically important as China. This huge country and its population is influencing the whole world around us and as such there has never been a better time to live and work there. Here are 13 reasons to consider packing your bags and taking a job in China. 1. Earn more With that ...
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