College English Teacher in Chongqing

September 29, 2022
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Job Description

About Us

Sichuan International Studies University (SISU) is a full time regular undergraduate university run by the State. Located in Shapingba District, Chongqing, the fourth largest city in China, it aims to cultivate high quality foreign language professionals and professionals in foreign-related fields. It is the most important research center of foreign languages and cultures, foreign trade and business, and international relations in Southwest China.

We recruit foreign teachers all year around. We warmly welcome you to join us, and would appreciate much if you could recommend some teachers to our university.

Position Information

Language Teacher

Job Description

  1. Now we have 22 language programs including English, French, German, Russian, Japanese, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Romanian, Czech, Hungarian, Ukrainian, Polish, Arabic, Korean, Thai, Vietnamese, Hebrew, Turkish, Myanmar Language, and Hindi.
  2. Foreign teachers are wanted to teach the above language classes including Speaking, Reading, Writing, Linguistics, Literature, Cross-culture Communication, etc.
  3. Occasional tasks related to teaching and scientific research assigned by the secondary college.
  4. Weekly workload: around 14 periods (45 mins for each period), and additional wages will be paid for extra workload.


  1. Native speaker
  2. Bachelor’s degree required, Master’s degree and above preferred
  3. Teaching certificate or at least 2 years of relevant full-time teaching experience
  4. Professional, responsible and cooperative


Non-language Programs Teacher

Job Description

  • We also recruit foreign teachers for non-language programs such as International Politics, Diplomatic Studies, Pedagogy, E-commerce, Financial Management, Finance, International Economics and Trade, Journalism and Communication, International Communication, Sociology, Law and etc.


  • Relevant academic background
  • Teach in English
  • Doctoral degree required
  • Teaching certificate or at least 2 years of relevant full-time teaching experience
  • Professional, responsible and cooperative


Salary and Benefits

  • 1. Salary: Monthly salary varies from RMB6,000yuan to RMB12,000yuan (before tax), pay by the employment contract.
  • 2. Bonus for Annual Performance Assessment: Additional bonus will be given according to the annual performance assessment of the completion of one year contract.
  • 3. Meal Bonus: Meal bonus paid by month.
  • 4. Travel Expense: The Air ticket covering the most direct route (or lowest price ticket) from your home country to Chongqing for arrival shall be reimbursed at the beginning of the contract. When you complete one academic year of service for SISU, we shall reimburse you one-way international air ticket covering the most direct route (or lowest price ticket) from Chongqing to your home country. Reimbursement for actual expenses.
  • 5. Free Accommodation: A free apartment equipped with necessary living facilities on campus, including certain quota of water, electricity, gas free for use and free Internet access etc.
  • 6. Health Care: SISU purchases medical insurance covering mainland China for every foreign teacher. And each semester, we provide additional RMB500 yuan of outpatient medical expenses, which can be reimbursed with official invoices from public hospitals. We don’t provide medical expenses and insurance for foreign teachers outside mainland China, so you are required to purchase medical insurance covering overseas before entering China.
  • 7. Language Training: Free Chinese language training classes will be set up regularly.

Other Conditions

  • 1. Co-teacher: There will be one Chinese co-teacher who can speak your mother language in the department you work for, helping with necessary life and work.
  • 2. Festival Gifts: We will prepare gifts for each foreign teacher in traditional Chinese Festivals.
  • 3. Activities: Cultural and social activities will be organized regularly to enrich you daily life.
  • 4. Environment: One of SISU’s most acclaimed features is its beautiful campus at the foot of Gele Mountain by the Jialing River. Its avenues and streets are lined with evergreen trees, so that its campus imperceptibly blends in with tree-covered rolling hills above it. Its facilities have been designed to complement the natural beauty of its serene environment, and it is in many respects an ecological miniature of the mountainous city where it is situated.
  • 5. Facilities and Equipment: SISU has classrooms with multimedia facilities and sound labs for foreign language teaching, translation and oral interpretation – the best in southwest China. Advanced teaching facilities have helped to ensure that the highest quality teaching, academic research and management occurs at SISU.
  • 6. Convenient Transportation: Chongqing, where the university is located, is one of the important central cities in China, the economic center of the upper reaches of the Yangtze River, the important modern manufacturing base of the country, and the comprehensive transportation hub of southwest China. It covers a total area of 82,400 square kilometers and has a permanent population of over 30 million. It has Chongqing Jiangbei International Airport and 3 Railway stations, plus the city bus, subway and etc.
    SISU is located in Shapingba district, with a bus stop at the school gate. It is only 10-minute walk to the subway station, a 15-minute drive or 2 stops by metro to the nearest commercial circle. There are supermarkets, banks, restaurants and etc. in the neighbourhood, it’s very convenient to live and teach in SISU.


The contract normally covers one academic year. Please attach your resume with the cover letter. Other materials needed for the work procedure:

  • Scanned passport
  • Copies of credentials
  • Two reference letters or work certificate
  • Physical examination record
  • Non-criminal record