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Published 2024-05-29 17:23 2024-05-29 17:23:22 2024-06-28 17:23:22
Literature and Library Teacher
  • Fulltime in Shanghai | Office
  • Salary: 20,000 - 21,000¥
  • Candidate Location: Only applicants currently in Shanghai

Job Description

Are you passionate about literature and education? Do you have the desire to inspire and support young learners as they develop their reading skills and a love of literature? If so, we invite you to join our team at Storyland!

As a Literature and Library Teacher at Storyland, you will have the opportunity to make a meaningful impact on the lives of children ages 5-15. You will lead high-quality workshops, coaching students in the library and encouraging them to develop good reading habits. Additionally, you will guide students through journaling and project completion while providing constructive feedback to support their growth and development.

What will you do?

  • Deliver high-quality and engaging workshops to students ages 5 - 15
  • Coach students in the library and encourage them to maintain a good reading habit
  • Mark journals and guide students to complete their projects by giving constructive feedback
  • Monitor student progress over the course of the workshop
  • Attend weekly meetings with the head teacher and team
  • Work collaboratively with other teachers and staff to create new content and discuss new approaches to student learning
  • Attend training sessions


  • Base salary of 20-21k per month pre-tax, depending on experience
  • Comprehensive Medical Insurance in China
  • Annual performance bonus, as high as 25K pretax
  • Yearly salary increase based on performance evaluation
  • 7-12 paid leave days + fixed paid holidays + public holidays
  • Flexible working schedule
  • 5 work-from-home hours per week
  • Tools for the job – Laptop and workshop materials will be provided


We welcome applicants from diverse backgrounds and linguistic abilities as long as they have a strong command of the English language.

To be considered for this role, you should:

  • Have a four-year undergraduate degree
  • Have two years of post-graduate work experience
  • Be eligible to live and work in China
  • TESOL/TEFL/Teaching licenses are not a requirement, but they are considered a plus.
  • Preferably some teaching experience

At Storyland, we are a team of dedicated educators who are committed to creating a fun and inclusive learning environment. Join us and be a part of our mission to empower young learners and inspire a lifelong love of literature.

Application Instructions

Send your CV and an introduction video (within 2 minutes) to or add me on wechat: janelle-ng


At Storyland, we believe in the power of critical reading to shape young minds and inspire a lifelong love of literature. As a premier academic center located in the heart of Shanghai, China, we have been dedicated to empowering the next generation of readers and writers since our founding in 2014.

Our innovative programs are designed to nurture original and creative voices, helping children develop their writing styles, gain confidence through creative expression, and deepen their understanding of the world through literary discussion. We believe every child has a unique story to tell, and we are committed to providing them with the tools and support they need to tell it.

Storyland offers a wide range of engaging and inspiring programs for children of all ages. Join us in our mission to empower the minds of the future and discover the joy of literature today.
West Jianguo road, Hengshan, Xuhui District, Shanghai


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