We are seeking teachers who are able to work collaboratively with other teachers to support the Fortune Kindergarten mission. Applicants should have a background of successful teaching, possess a record of professional development and teaching experience, and have excellent English writing and speaking skills. In addition, candidates should have a bachelor's degree and a minimum of two years teaching experience. Please send the following to Fisher at HR@fkis.com.cn.
We will contact applicants by email or phone to schedule an interview.
Personal Statement/Cover letter
Please explain why you would like to live in Shanghai, why you are seeking employment at Fortune Kindergarten, what skills you possess to contribute to the development of the school, and any experience you have that is applicable to teaching kindergarten.
Details outlining qualifications, degrees and work experience.
Letters of Reference
Letters of Reference from supervisors familiar with the candidate's performance in the type of work the candidate would perform at Fortune Kindergarten.
Copy of Degree
A faxed or scanned and emailed copy of the applicant's highest degree.
We offer competitive salary and benefits
International medical insurance
Bonus upon completion of each contract
Relocation allowance and support
100% subsidy on dependents tuition fees
Maternity and paternity leave
School vacations and Chinese public holidays
When does recruitment begin?
Recruitment begins in February or on an as needed basis. Positions may become available throughout the year. Please check Job Postings for openings.
What is the application process?
The application process begins with an applicant's resume, cover letter, and letters of reference. Please see our Application Process section.
When do new teachers arrive?
The contract period begins from mid August. It is advisable for new teachers to arrive earlier, so we can assist you in finding an apartment. School orientation, teacher training, and classroom decoration take place during the final two weeks of August. Classes typically begin the first week of September.
Where is the faculty from?
Our faculty is as diverse as our student population. We represent over twenty countries from across the globe, including America, Australia, England, South Africa, France, Canada, Ireland, Philippines, and China.
What is the salary offered at Fortune?
We offer a competitive salary that is determined by an applicant's degree, level of certification, and experience.
What is life like in Shanghai?
Shanghai is a large and vibrant international city with a population of over twenty million. It is the financial center of China and has a history of welcoming foreigners. Shanghai is spoiled for choice in dining, shopping, and cultural activities. Additionally, the city is located at a convenient starting point for travel throughout Asia.
Fortune Kindergarten campuses are located throughout the city and spread out among the different neighborhoods on both sides of the Huangpu River.
Position: Full Time English Homeroom Teachers
We are currently recruiting teachers for the upcoming school year for both our international and bilingual streams in Shanghai and Wuxi. We have availability in each age group, ranging from two to six years old. Contracts will start in August, 2016. Please contact Fisher at HR@fkis.com.cn for more information.