Teach English at Web English China
Web International English was founded in 1998 to teach English to adult students in China. Since then, Web International English has grown rapidly and now has over 100 language centres in cities all over China. If you want to teach adults in China, then certainly one of your top destinations should be a teaching job at Web English.
Web English invests heavily in technology for their centres. Every school comes with lab areas, mini-theatre for movies and PowerPoint presentations and their classrooms are compact, modern and perfect for teaching adults in China.
What are the Web English students like?
Web English teaches mainly teaches those 18 years and over. There may be a handful of students just gearing up for university who want to improve their English. The students at Web International English will be professional and keen to learn English, coming into the school in their own time to improve their English speaking, reading and writing skills. As such, when teaching English with Web English, you’ll have motivated and attentive students who are keen to enrich their language and improve their English skills.
What kind of classes does Web English have?
English classes are divided into two types: classroom based lessons (which have a maximum of four students per class) and Salon Classes, which are more informal and may have up to 10-15 students attending in a sofa style environment.
The benefits of small, classroom-based learning at Web English on your English students is that they get far more speaking time and you will be able to correct language errors in a much more effective way. Essentially, they will get far more one-to-one learning time with you.
Minimal lesson planning time
Teaching English is made easy for you at Web English because all of the lessons, for all levels, are pre-written for you by teaching experts. All you need to do, is come in a little earlier, grab your lesson plan from the folder, do any last minute photocopying, and go in to the classroom to teach. You may modify your lesson or add the odd worksheet if you feel it will improve your class quality if you wish, but on the whole, the plans are pretty good.
For the Salon Classes, students from a range of different classes are given a time when they can drop in for your Salon Class. A topic is thought up by you at the beginning of the week, for example, ‘American movies’ or ‘Halloween’, and any students which are interested in this topic can sign-up at the front desk to come and join in your Salon Class.
Each Web International English school has Salon Classes and a larger, comfortable area with sofas, cushions and a large table is usually available. This allows you to be creative in your thinking about topics and much more informal in your teaching style.
Salary Package at Web International
This salary package with Web International English is very good. It will range from city to city (as all teaching jobs in China), because it will line up with the local costs of living and house rent. Wherever you teach English with Web English, your will be on a salary over and above most other teachers in the city.
Salary: 9,000-12,000RMB per month
Holiday entitlement: All public holidays + 5-10 days (usually about 20-25 days a year)
Housing Subsidy: 1000RMB
End of contract bonus: 3,000RMB
Full Working visa: Yes