Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • London


Job Description

China UK Gateway is devoted to receiving and connecting young visitors (aged 8-16) from all over China to a city's important sites. We are looking for guides for our tours in London, Oxford and Cambridge. It is a job that requires a lot of excellent social skills, passions for education, and knowledge of the city.

Do you have a passion in education, children and London?

Do you enjoy speaking in front of a group of people from a different culture? Do you enjoy sharing your own experience and knowledge about the city and country to love to young students?

Then this job is the one for you!

Job description:

We are looking for native speakers of English who have a passion in education and children and would like to make use of their free time in winter or summer holidays to teach outside usual classrooms.

Knowledge of the UK (specifically London) and its history is also important.

Knowledge of Mandarin and Chinese culture would be a plus.

Enjoy the following perks:

Significantly enhance your earnings

Reach students from China and build connections

Flexible choice of your schedule

Create your specialised tours

If you are interested, please send your CV along with a short 1-minute video clip about why you would be perfect for this role.

Requirements of the ideal guide:

DBS checked;

Holding a PGCE or PGDE;

At least 5 years of teaching experience;

Passed Initial Teacher Education or Training;

Lovely to work with;

Interested in History;

Tour guide experience;

Fun, enthusiastic and confident;

Comfortable with public speaking;

Committed to their role and timings;

Interested in the cities you live in or travel to;

Comfortable with taking large groups around the city;

We are really excited to hear from you!

Please note, we do get a lot of applications so if we do not get back to you then that means your application is on our file for when we have a next round of hiring.

Time: every summer and winter holiday

Job Type: Contract


- QTS (Preferred)
- NQT (Preferred)