Employment

Nationality Requirements for Language Teachers in China

Below is a reference of ‘native-English speaking’ regions as defined by China’s Foreign Experts Bureau.

ESL Teachers from these regions meet the requirements to teach English in China.

  • Australia
  • Canada
  • Ireland
  • New Zealand
  • Republic of Singapore
  • South Africa
  • United States of America
  • United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
  • Anguilla
  • Antigua and Barbuda
  • Ascension Island
  • Bahamas
  • Bailiwick of Jersey 
  • Barbados
  • Bermuda
  • British Antarctic Territory
  • British Indian Ocean Territory
  • Cooperative Republic of Guyana
  • Gibraltar
  • Grenada
  • Guernsey
  • Islas Falkland
  • Isle of Man
  • Jamaica
  • Montserrat
  • Pitcairn Islands
  • Republic of Trinidad and Tobago
  • Saint Helena
  • Saint Lucia
  • Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
  • South Georgia and The South Sandwich Islands
  • The British Cayman Islands
  • The British Virgin Islands
  • The Dominican Republic
  • The Federation of Saint Kitts and Nevis
  • The Turks and Caicos Islands
  • The United States Virgin Islands
  • Tristan da Cunha 
  • U.K. Sovereign Base Area