8 Nov 2022

Full-Time 19 Entry Level ESL Teaching Jobs at Sias University


Job Description

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Want to teach in China while learning culture/language and time to travel? 

We are hiring 40+ teachers. Academics in Asia (AIA) is the exclusive recruiting branch of Sias International University (Sias)!  Sias employs the most foreign faculty of any school in China with 130 foreign faculty and 50 dependent spouses and children. Sias is taking applications now for ESL and Business teachers who would teach from mid-August to mid-June every year. Sias hires 35-45 teachers every year and refers out 30 more teachers every year to partner schools throughout Asia.

Jobs offer 2-3 months holiday to explore Asia! The holidays are a week in Fall and Spring, 5-7 weeks long in the Winter and 8 weeks off during the Summer. Get to know us through this intro video: 

Watch Intro Video: https://youtu.be/bU-PUsGjAvU

DEADLINE: Please apply by August 1st: www.academicsinasia.com/apply-now/

University ESL Teacher Job Openings: 19

Every year we hire about 20 new ESL Faculty. If you come with a spouse, he/she may be able to teach one of these classes. Families encouraged to join our faculty!

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Watch Sample Conversational English Class at Sias University.

Requirements: www.academicsinasia.com/employment/

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher preferred.
  • Teaching experience preferred (if you have less than 2-years of teaching experience you will need a TEFL certificate).
  • Approved TEFL or similar certificates preferred.
  • We give preference to those with international experience, have a history of being role models for students, and are patient and flexible when cultural differences create tension or strain.
  • New employees need to be between 21-64 years old

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/


SIAS Non-monetary Benefits

  • Logistics and Resident Preparation
  • Pre-document Guidance for Visa Work
  • Application Support for Work Permit
  • Resident Permit Physical Examination Assistance/Translators
  • Standard Entry Medical Insurance

China Arrival

  • Airport Pick-up

Convenient and Free Housing on Campus

A. Standard 1 Bedroom + Bathroom (Singles)
B. 2 Bedroom + 1 Bathroom (Couples)
C. 3 Bedroom + 2 Bathrooms (Family + Two or More Children)

Peter Hall Foreign Faculty Apartment Amenities

  • Free Water Utility
  • Free Campus-wide Wifi
  • Generous Semester Electricity Allotment
  • 24/7 Front Desk Assistance
  • Environment with English speakers Courtesy Housing set-up
  • Free Laundry Amenities
  • Free Meeting Room Spaces
  • Free Game Room
  • Western Style Cafe Onsite
  • Dining hall Restaurant Onsite

Student Assistance

  • Cultivate student and faculty cross-cultural exchanges by offering some assistance to Foreign Faculty
  • Airport Pickup
  • Bank and Phone Account Set-up
  • Familiarity with Campus Living
  • Light Interpretation & Translation Assistance

Extra Benefits

  • Bus Trips to Zhengzhou – pending availability
  • Opportunities for performing distinguished lectures
  • Extra-curricular cultural activities that are made available per semester
    • (i.e. Chinese calligraphy, wood-print, New Year’s food cooking classes)
  • Holiday Banquets for Foreign Faculty:
  • Thanksgiving Banquet Christmas
  • End of School Year BBQ

Planned Culture Trips & Travel

Site-seeing activities to experience Henan culture. Taste and See Chinese History!

  • 2 Logistics-free day trips or
  • 1 Overnight stay trip per semester

Financial Compensation:

  • Salaries start from 7,500-12,000 RMB ($1150-1875 USD) a month depending on degree attained.
  • Every year teachers get a raise and signing a 3-year contract after the first semester gives teachers a 16.7% raise.

DEADLINE: OPEN UNTIL FILLED: www.academicsinasia.com/apply-now/

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. Learn more at www.academicsinasia.com.


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Job Categories: BA Degree Required. Job Types: Full-Time. Salary: 7500-12000 RMB/month.

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