Football Coaching roles in China

China (CN)
£20000 - £22800 per annum
27 Sep 2018
27 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Opportunity China are currently looking for passionate and enthusiastic qualified football coaches to train youngsters in China's tier 1 city of Shenzhen.

Football Coaches work for only 18 hours a week, with no office hours. All coaches receive a full orientation to help them settle in to life in Shenzhen, with close support to find an apartment and a helpful HR Team to assist with questions and day-to-day life.

  • Student age range: Primary/Elementary- Middle School
  • Class size: 40-50 students
  • Class length: 40 minutes  per class
  • Working Hours: 18 hours per week (often working 4 days per week, Monday to Friday)
  • Chinese Teaching Assistant: You will be assisted with a bi-lingual Chinese teacher

Learn more about Shenzhen in our City Guide

About You

  • Education:  Bachelor’s degree and Football Coaching Badges
  • Experience: 2 years teaching relevant experience


  • Salary: CNY15,000-17,000 per month, for 18 teaching hours per week, often over just 4 days Monday to Friday. Salary inclusive of accommodation allowance.
  • Flight Reimbursement: Full reimbursement
  • Other: Medical insurance, regular social events, paid public holiday
  • Training: Orientation and ongoing training provided


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