Beijing Language and Culture University (BLCU)
Continuing Education College (CEC)
Position description: Teacher or Expert
Job description: Teaching English as a second language: listening,
speaking, reading, and writing. Also, Introduction to
English-speaking Countries, Culture in English-speaking
Countries, Film Appreciation, and History of Western
Positions available: 2
Qualifications: Teacher: BA in teaching English as a second language.
Expert: MA in teaching English as a second language.
Teacher and Expert: Native speaker of English from
North America, Australia, or the UK with at least two
years of experience. A preference is given to candidates
with a master’s degree.
Term of contract: Six months (September 2006 to January 2007)
One year (September 2006 to July 2007)
Work hours: 14 classroom hours and 2 office hours per week is the
maximum required. A preference is given to candidates
who are willing to teach more than 14 hours per week.
Salary: Teacher: 3,100 RMB/month base salary paid by BLCU.
Expert: 3,600 RMB/month base salary paid by BLCU.
Teacher and Expert: CEC provides extra pay of 100
RMB/hr for teaching hours beyond 14 hours/week.
Benefits: A. Chinese holidays: New Year’s Day, Spring Festival,
International Labor Day (May 1), National Day (October
1), other statutory holidays. Individual teacher’s
country’s and religious holidays as follows: Christmas
for two days, Corban for 3 days, the Festival of Fast-
breaking for 1 day, Water-sprinkling for 1 day. Also,
either the winter or summer vacation with pay.
B. Free medical care with certain limitations as specified in
C. Reimbursement of round-trip airfare for those with a
Master’s Degree and a one-year contract; otherwise,
reimbursement of one-way airfare.
D. Furnished, one or two-bedroom apartment on campus
with a small kitchen equipped with a gas stove and
microwave oven. The apartment also has heating, air-
conditioning, free local telephone service, TV, Internet
access (service provided for a fee by a private provider –
140 RMB per month for unlimited access), and a spare
bed for a guest. The bathroom has a sink, mirror, toilet,
tub/shower, and a washing machine. Additionally, there
is a free daily cleaning service with bed linen replaced
weekly. Free utilities.
E. BLCU will provide the successful candidate with all the
documentation necessary for obtaining a work visa.
F. BLCU will secure a foreign residence permit for the
successful candidates upon their arrival in Beijing.
Contact: Send CV with two letters of recommendation and the
number of classroom hours per week you are willing to
work to: Victoria, foreign teacher coordinator, at
<email@example.com> or <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Foreign experts currently working at CEC available for contact regarding
their personal experience teaching at CEC:
Paul Ginnivan (email: email@example.com)
Dan Jenkins (email: firstname.lastname@example.org)