Job Opportunities

YaGe Community School of the Arts is located in Kunming, Yunnan, China, and offers music, art, and English classes to local Chinese student. Our mission is to provide professional instruction in the fine and performing arts, to students of all ages and ability levels, within an English speaking environment. Over the past few years, our student body has grown to over 100 students with 10 faculty and staff.

Job Title: Art and Music Teacher Date: August 2016
Job Description: Teacher will be responsible to direct our YaGe Art Program, teaching art to children of all ages in both a group and private setting. Candidate will also teach music classes and private lessons depending on experience and skill set of candidate.
Job Location: Kunming, Yunnan, China Company Industry: Community School of the Arts
Job Role: Teacher: Art and Music Joining Date: August 2016
Employment Status: Full-time Monthly Salary Range: Teacher will be provided a monthly living allowance
Number of Vacancies: 1 Other: Housing is provided including utilities
Required Qualifications:
  • A four year college degree; major or minor in music or art
  • At least 2 years of teaching experience (preferred)
  • Two year contract
  • Language: English, Chinese (preferred). If a non-Chinese speaker, the candidate needs to be willing to study Chinese while in this post.
  • Previous experience working in a cross-cultural setting (preferred)
  • Works well with children
  • Strong Interpersonal and communication skills
  • Strong organizational and self-management skills
  • Dependability
Education: A four year college degree; major or minor in art or music Years of Experience: 2 years (preferred)
Please Send Application to:
Name: Mrs. Lynne Picker Email: lynne@yagecommunityarts.com
City: Kunming, Yunnan Country China
Phone: (852) 65902524 Website www.yagecommunityarts.com
Job Title: Music Teacher: Violin Date: August 2016
Job Description: Candidate will be under the direction of our violin department chair, and teach private and group violin lessons using both Suzuki and Sassmannshaus teaching methods. Candidate will also teach additional music classes depending on experience and skill set of candidate.
Job Location: Kunming, Yunnan, China Company Industry: Community School of the Arts
Job Role: Teacher: Violin; music Joining Date: August 2016
Employment Status: Full-time Monthly Salary Range: Teacher will be provided a monthly living allowance
Number of Vacancies: 1 Other: Housing is provided including utilities
Required Qualifications:
  • A four year college degree; major or minor in music
  • Suzuki Certification (preferred)
  • At least 2 years of teaching experience (preferred)
  • Two year contract
  • Language: English, Chinese (preferred). If a non-Chinese speaker, the candidate will study Chinese while in this post.
  • Previous experience working in a cross-cultural setting (preferred)
  • Team player
  • Works well with children
  • Strong Interpersonal and communication skills
  • Strong organizational and self-management skills
Education: A four year college degree; major or minor in music Years of Experience: 2 years (preferred)
Please Send Application to:
Name: Mrs. Lynne Picker Email: lynne@yagecommunityarts.com
City: Kunming, Yunnan Country China
Phone: (852) 65902524 Website www.yagecommunityarts.com
Job Title: General Music Teacher with Choral and Instrumental Focus Date: August 2016
Job Description: Teacher will be responsible to help us expand our choral and instrumental music program, developing choirs and ensembles for Chinese students grades K-8. Ideal candidate will also teach private studio lessons (vocal and instrumental) depending on experience and skill set of candidate.
Job Location: Kunming, Yunnan, China Company Industry: Community School of the Arts
Job Role: Music Teacher Joining Date: August 2016
Employment Status: Full-time Monthly Salary Range: Teacher will be provided a monthly living allowance
Number of Vacancies: 1 Other: Housing is provided including utilities
Required Qualifications:
  • A four year college degree; (Music Ed. degree preferred)
  • At least 2 years of teaching experience (preferred)
  • Two year contract
  • Language: English, Chinese (preferred). If a non-Chinese speaker, the candidate needs to be willing to study Chinese while in this post.
  • Previous experience working in a cross-cultural setting (preferred)
  • Works well with children
  • Strong Interpersonal and communication skills
  • Strong organizational and self-management skills
  • Dependability
Education: A four year college degree; Music Ed. Degree (preferred) Years of Experience: 2 years (preferred)
Please Send Application to:
Name: Mrs. Lynne Picker Email: lynne@yagecommunityarts.com
City: Kunming, Yunnan Country China
Phone: (852) 65902524 Website www.yagecommunityarts.com
Job Title: YaGe English Teacher Date: August 2016
Job Description: We are currently looking for a dynamic, outgoing, English teacher to join our YaGe team! Teacher will be responsible to direct our YaGe English Program, teaching English to Chinese children of all ages.
Job Location: Kunming, Yunnan, China Company Industry: Community School of the Arts
Job Role: Teacher: English Joining Date: August 2016
Employment Status: Full-time Monthly Salary Range: Teacher will be provided a monthly living allowance
Number of Vacancies: 1 Other: Housing is provided including utilities
Required Qualifications:
  • A four year college teaching degree (MA teaching degree preferred)
  • Training in EFL or TESOL
  • At least 2 years of teaching experience (preferred)
  • Two year contract
  • Language: English, Chinese (preferred). If a non-Chinese speaker, the candidate will study Chinese while in this post
  • Previous experience working in a cross-cultural setting (preferred)
  • Team player
  • Loves teaching children
  • Outgoing and fun loving
  • Mature and able to adapt to the cross cultural teaching experience
Education: A four year college degree; with EFL or TESOL training Years of Experience: 2 years (preferred)
Please Send Application to:
Name: Mrs. Lynne Picker Email: lynne@yagecommunityarts.com
City: Kunming, Yunnan Country China
Phone: (852) 65902524 Website www.yagecommunityarts.com