4 Apr 2021

Full-Time University Assistant Basketball Coach in China


Job Description

Job Description: 

The position requires relocation to their university in Central China. Work closely with the Athletic Director and head coach of the Basketball team to prepare students to engage in the business of basketball in China.  Each year this team plays in regional competitions as well as host to international competitions. Chinese language is not required, but your interest to learn Chinese as you coach is helpful. College degree required along with degree in coaching or 2+ years of collegiate playing experience. Half your time will include teaching PE at Sias University. TEFL Certification and training is not required until after a job offer is given.


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Learn about Sias University: https://youtu.be/oXV3sWdgODk or http://en.sias.edu.cn
Learn about Sias Community: http://academicsinasia.com/community/
Learn about Teaching English: http://www.academicsinasia.com/sias/conversational-english/

equirements: www.academicsinasia.com/employment/

Bachelor degree or higher required.

• 2+ years collegiate or professional basketball experience preferred.

• TEFL certificate or similar certificates preferred (can get after job offer)

• Mandarin proficiency preferred. Free Mandarin courses offered for those wanting to improve spoken or written Chinese language.


  Airfare to China & Return Airfare – with completed one year contract

  Medical Care Allowance (up to 5000 RMB)

  Accident Insurance

  Private Apartment: www.academicsinasia.com/foreign-faculty-housing

  Internet and Utilities Paid

  Free Weekend Trips: www.academicsinasia.com/culture-trips

  Paid Winter Holiday (7-8 weeks of paid holiday during Winter term)

  Paid Summer Holiday for those who sign a 3-year contract

  Free Chinese Night School Lessons and Scholarships for full-time language study (mornings)

  Student Loan Deferment Advice

  Starting salaries range from 6000 – 9000 RMB (900-1200 USD) a month depending on degree attained and other factors, with annual raises. (In 10 months, our faculty can save $3000-4000 USD). Use this tool to estimate your savings: www.academicsinasia.com/how-much-could-i-save


Faculty Demographics:

We have 130 foreign faculty teachers and 11 Foreign Administrators and 50 dependents (children and non-working spouses). 22 Families, 10 couples without children and about 70 single teachers. 80% of foreign communities are Americans and the rest are Canadian, Filipino, Indian, Jamaican, Hong Kong, Russian, Japanese, Mexican, Korean and German. See pictures: www.academicsinasia.com/employment/

About Sias University: Sias International University (Sias) birthed from the vision of Christian entrepreneur, Shawn Chen, to create an “East Meets West” experience. Sias is the first American-owned university in Central China and employs 130 foreign faculty, the most of any school in China, with 50 dependent spouses and children. The average teacher stays for 4 years and 25-30% turnover creates 30-40 openings per year.  Yearly we have openings for 15-20 Oral English teachers, 15-20 Business Teachers and 3-4 Elementary school teachers. 



About Academics In Asia: AcademicsInAsia.com (AIA) is the recruiting branch of Sias. AIA also refers teachers to 10+ partner schools. AIA’s goal is to provide the best orientation and cultural experience for foreign teachers to benefit both the teacher and the students. This includes new teacher orientation at Sias for all the partner schools and cross-cultural training called Long-term Impact Training (LIT). Learn more at www.academicsinasia.com and our partner school openings at www.jobs.academicsinasia.com.  


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Sias University Contacts:
Aaron Vorbau (The first point of contact for jobs at Sias or Partner Schools. Send your application/resume here.)
Foreign Faculty Recruiter
WeChat ID: avorbau
US: +1 209-877-SIAS (7427)

Charlene Liu (Contact with questions about visa requirements)
Sias University Staff 

Office of International Affairs
WeChat ID: lxygaga

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Job Categories: BA Degree Required. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: basketball china, basketball coach in china, and coach in china. Salary: 6000-8000 RMB.

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