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|English Language Teacher (Foreign Trainer) Disney English Shenzhen
The Walt Disney Company Ltd.
|No one speaks the language of children better than Disney, and |
nothing captures their imaginations more than a great story.
Disney English combines the art of Disney storytelling,
breakthrough language learning methodology and innovative
technology to inspire learners’ passion for English. Since the
opening of our flagship Center in Shanghai in 2008, Disney English
has been sharing the gift of English with thousands of children
across China. By providing an award-winning academic curriculum
and engaging children with their favorite Disney stories, songs
and characters; Disney English creates a fun, lively, and highly
effective learning environment.
An opportunity with Disney English allows you to make a difference
in the lives of children, all while receiving ongoing professional
development and gaining valuable experience within The Walt Disney
Company. The role of Foreign Trainer could be the experience of a
lifetime. Bring your talent, creativity and unique experience, and
discover why a career with Disney is the opportunity you’ve been looking for.
Foreign Trainers are responsible for providing a highly engaging
and effective learning experience to learners aged 2-12 through
the delivery of innovative and immersive Disney educational
content. The Foreign Trainer is responsible for ensuring
measurable academic results in a fun and lively learning
environment, delivering an outstanding service experience to
learners and parents, and collaborating closely with their
• Deliver curriculum with energy and enthusiasm, using immersive
learning techniques such as story-telling, singing, dialogue and
role playing in combination with formal exercises
• Communicate with learners in an engaging, age-appropriate way,
ensuring that language learning is both effective and fun
• Measure progress and educational results through the delivery of
formal and informal assessments and progress reports
• Collect audio & visual portfolio material of learners’ work and
progress during lessons to share with parents
• Partner closely with the Learning Partners to maintain strong
relationships with parents, ensuring high level of program
engagement and outstanding service, by communicating both in
person and through our online portal
• Contribute to Center’s success by leading engaging demonstrations
of Disney English lessons for potential learners and their parents
• Participate in various marketing and referral events to drive
learner enrollment as needed
• Ensure classes are run efficiently and start and end, as
• Prepare print materials, technology and supplemental materials
prior to the start of each lesson
• Deliver private lessons as required, due to learner absences or
for learners that are falling behind
• Contribute to overall Center success by ensuring consistently
high learner renewal rates, through the delivery of great service
and measurable learner progress
• Participate in regular safety and security training and drills,
understand and execute the Center’s Emergency Response Plans
• 12 to 24 months of post-bachelor’s education experience
• English language fluency including but not limited to: proper
grammar, sentence structure, word tense, subject-verb agreement,
and proper use of adjectives and adverbs
• Demonstration of a neutral accent, clear pronunciation, good
intonation and English language rhythm
• A passion for educating young learners and a keen interest in
• Ability to command the attention of large groups of children in
an engaging and compelling manner
• Energetic, enthusiastic, animated approach to storytelling and
delivering content to learners
• Ability to thrive in a fast paced, high-change work environment
• Professionalism in oral and written communications
• Customer-service oriented with creative problem solving skills
• Ability to relocate to China for a 12 to 15 month contract
• Internationally recognized TEFL or TESOL certification
• Experience traveling internationally and/or working abroad
• Familiarity/affinity with the Disney brand
•Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution
Compensation and Benefits*
• 10,000 – 15,000 RMB monthly salary
• PLUS 3,000 – 4,850 RMB monthly housing allowance
• PLUS 7,000 RMB training bonus
• TEFL-C certification
• Health and dental Insurance (Chinese based insurance company)
• Minimum 40 hour work week (20-25 contact teaching hours)
including evening and weekends
• Paid sick and vacation time, plus 11 Chinese national holidays
• 3 weeks hotel accommodation upon arrival in China
• Robust academic training
• Paid airfare to China and a monthly travel stipend toward return
• Rosetta Stone Mandarin license
• Silver pass (limited theme parks admission pass)
• Disney discount
*Benefits subject to change.
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Click here to visit the The Walt Disney Company Ltd. website
||Jeff Tasset, Manager, Recruitment
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