Nanchang City, Jiangxi province
Nanchang is famous for its scenic lakes, mountains, rich history and cultural sites. In June 2006, Nanchang is appraised as World Top Ten Dynamic Cities by US News Weeekly.Nanchang is located 60km south of the Yangtze River and is situated on the right bank of the Gan River just below its confluence with the Jin River and some 40km south of its discharge into Poyang Lake.
Nanchang has a humid subtropical climate with four distinct seasons. Winters are short and fairly mild (average high in January is 9degrees C or 48F), but with occasional frosts and snow is not unheard of. Summer is long and humid, with amongst the highest temperatures in China 9average 34C or 93F in July). Rain falls throughout the year, but is heavier in the summer months. Nanchang has a population of 3,934,445 people and a metropolitan area consisting of 4,990,184 people.
It is also a famous historical city with a history of over 2,200 years.Long and splendid history endows the city with many cultural relies, amongst which the Tengwang Pavilion is the most famous. It is no exaggeration to say that Tengwang Pavilion is the pride of all the locals. many men of letters left their handwritings here which tremendously enhance its classical charm. There are also many other beautiful attractions, such as Lushan National Park, Dragon and Tiger Mountain, Mt. Jinggang and Poyang Lake.
Tengwang Pavilion Lushan National Park
Brief Introduction of the University
Jiangxi University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, founded in 1959 and located in Nanchang, the capital city of Jiangxi province, China, is a higher learning institute with focus on Chinese Medicine and related disciplines. The university now has four campuses, which cover a total area of 2308 Chinese Mu9about 154 hectares0 with a building area of 490,000 sq ,meters. The school library is home to 745,000 copies9hardcopy) of books, over 350,000 electronic books and 13 electronic resource databases. There are currently 120,000 students enrolled for different disciplines and academic levels.
Teachers needed: 2-3 posts
Contract Period: Feb15, 2014-Jan 15, 2015
Requirements: Bachelor degree + teaching experience (TEFL Cert. preferred)
Monthly Salary : 5000-6500RMB
Teaching Hours: 16 hours per week
Age of Students: university students
Paid Holidays: 10month pay for one school year contract; 2days off per week; all public holidays in China. 2days off for Christmas;1day off for teacher's own national day
Medical Insurance: provided by the university same as Chinese teachers
Accommodations: Offering a private free furnitured apartment including with 1-2 bedrooms, living room, a Kitchen, a bathroom, bedding items, a computer with access to internet, a telephone, a refrigerator, microwave, washing machine, television set, DVD player and air-conditioner etc.
International air ticket: Round-trip international air fare upon the successful completion of the contract of an academic year; One-way international air fare upon the successful completion of the contract of half an academic year 9economical class, derect).
Closest Airport: The teacher will be picked up by the school on arrival and transported to the airport on departure.
Working visa: Invitation letter and working permit will be mailed to teacher to process work visa in his/her own home country before departing for China. Teachers already in China will be assisted in switching over to the university.