Employment Type
Contract Length
6-12 Months
Classroom Audience
Children High School Middle School Pre-School


Job Description

The Fewer Things is looking for outgoing, motivated and passionate individuals to join our ‘Teach English in China Programme' and escape the 9-5 life, you will receive a great salary, paid vacation time and get a taste of what it is like to work and travel for a living. We want to give you the best possible experience so all applicants get a preference on which city, age range and salary they would like to receive.

Our Teach English in China Programme is our most popular opportunity as it includes a 120 Hour TEFL Course, 2 week summer camp in Beijing, a 10 month paid teaching placement in a city of your choice, free accommodation and 12 weeks holiday! 

- English teacher at a kindergarten, school, college or university
- 10 month paid placement in China
- Full and part-time placements available
- Free Accommodation
- 12 weeks holiday
- Pre-departure online TEFL Course
- Beijing Summer Camp before placement starts (to calm those nerves)
- Flight reimbursement
- Bonus scheme
- Personal coordinator from The Fewer Things

Beijing Summer Camp

Absolutely no teaching experience is required - you will enjoy a two weeks summer camp in Beijing where you will gain valuable teaching experience and see some historical sights before your teaching placement starts.


We have various locations to choose from in China and we will recommend cities based on your requirements and what you want to gain from this opportunity. Our four main cities are: Shanghai, Beijing, Guangzhou and Jinan. If you have a city you really want to be in, please include this in your application.


We have ensured all part time placements receive a minimum of 8000RMB per month along with free accommodation for the entire stay in China. All full-time applicants will receive a minimum salary of 15000RMB per month (not including accommodation) with a semester bonus and transportation allowance. Typical hours for part time are 15-30 hours and full time 25-40 hours (including office hours).


The best part of the experience is the travelling time, you will have the chance to visit many of China’s wonders and travel to neighbouring countries such as Japan, Thailand, Vietnam and many more. We have ensured you make enough money to save, spend and travel as much as you want.

As well as our teaching placement you will receive mentoring on how you could make the move to working and travelling for a living in something that you are passionate about.


  • Bachelors Degree (In any discipline)


TEFL Included
Free Housing
Free meals at school
12 Weeks Holiday