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Maple Leaf International Schools

Maple leaf has 75 schools in 18 China's cities.


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School Name

Maple Leaf International Schools

School Type

International School


Dalian, Haikou, Xi’an, Tianjin, Chongqing, Zhenjiang, Luoyang, Ordos, Pingdingshan, Shanghai, Yiwu, Jingzhou, Huai’an, Pinghu, Weifang, Yancheng, Huzhou, Chongqing Liangping

Current number of foreign teachers

More than 500

Job Information


ESL Teacher



Preferable start date

As early as possible

Working hours / week

25 teaching blocks/week (40 mins/block)

Office hour: 9 hours/day including lunch break

Salary and benefits

a) 21,800USD to 30,000USD per year (before tax), depending on previous full time teaching experiences

b) The teacher can choose the potion of depositing the money in the Chinese bank account or the oversea bank account which can accept USD

Overtime Allowance

If the ESL Teacher takes on more than 25 teaching instructional periods per week, he/she will be paid an hourly rate based on annual salary, calculated as teacher’s annual salary/200 teaching days per year/5 teaching hours per day. The minimum rate for an overtime block will be $18USD for a 40 or 50 minute block in the elementary/middle schools.

Vacation with Pay

Yes, usually 12 weeks


Free Apartment

Health Insurance

Yes (MSH China Insurance)

Flight Allowance

Yes (USD 1,500 for Round-trip Flight Reimbursement for Teacher, Spouse and Children who live in China full time with the teacher)

Other Benefits

c) Free Medical Insurance with MSH China for Teacher, Spouse and Children)

d) 50% Plus Children Tuition Deduction, top amount tuition is 2000 USD a year for each child.

e) Sponsored Legal Z Work Visa

f) Professional Development Workshop

g) Stock Share Incentive Plan

h) Shipping allowance for the teacher who fulfills the contract

i) Immunization allowance for Teacher, Spouse and Children

j) Resigning Bonus

k) Visa requirement document authentication fee reimbursement

Working Visa Assistance






25 to 50

Accept Non-English native


Education Background

BA degree or above

Teaching Experience

At least 2 years full-time teaching experiences

Tefl / Tesol Required


Additional Requirement

l  Recommendation letters relative to previous teaching

l  Others: The below documents must be authenticated by Chinese Embassy in the teacher’s home country, including:

a) No Criminal Record Check within 6 months from home country

b) Highest Degree Certificate

c) Kinship documents if with Spouse and Children (marriage certificate, birth certificate)

About School


Maple Leaf Educational Systems

  • MLES opened its first school in Dalian, China in 1995 with 14 students

  • China’s Largest Private K-12 and Largest international school system

  • British Columbia’s first and Canada’s largest offshore school system

  • British Columbia’s largest employer of new teachers

  • Inspected and certified by the Ministry of Education, Province of British Columbia, Canada since the 1997-98 school year

  • High schools inspected and accredited by AdvancED – USA government recognized and the largest school accrediting body in the world (accrediting more than 38,000 schools in more than 75 counties around the world

  • China Maple Leaf Educational Systems launched as a public company on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange on November 28, 2014 (Stock Code Number:1317)

  • Opened subsidiary companies with offices in different countries: Maple Leaf Education North America (Vancouver, BC) in 2014 and Maple Leaf Education South East Asia (Hong Kong) in 2015


Our Schools

  • Schools located in 15 cities in China including Dalian (1995), Wuhan (2007), Tianjin-TEDA (2008), Chongqing (2009), Zhenjiang (2011), Inner Mongolia-Ordos (2012), Henan-Luoyang (2012), Shanghai (2013), Tianjin Huayuan (2014), Pingdingshan (2014), Jingzhou (2015), Yiwu (2015), Pinghu (2016), Huai’an (2016), and Xi’an (2016). , Dalian Ganjingzi (2017), Huzhou (2017), Weifang (2017), Chongqing Liangping (2017), Yancheng (2017),  Haikou (2017).

  • First Maple Leaf School opened outside of China (September 2016) – Maple Leaf University School – TRU, a high school in Kamloops, BC, Canada, located on the campus of Thompson Rivers University

  • 75 schools including preschools, elementary schools, middle schools, foreign nationals schools and high schools including MLUS-TRU in Kamloops, BC

Our Students

  • Over 20,000 students enrolled

  • Over 7,400 students enrolled as BC offshore students. BC High School Program (approx. 7275) and K-9 (approx. 225) Sept 2016.


Our Graduates

  • Over 1,400 graduates in June 2016; approx. 1,800 grads in June 2017 and approx. 2,800 in June 2018

  • MLES 100% visa approvals for student studies overseas

  • Approx. distribution of 2016 graduates for universities by major receiving countries: Canada (1030), USA (98), Switzerland (51), UK (34), Australia (126)

  • Top 15 universities receiving 2016 graduates (choice as reported by students in June 2016-number of offers of admission are higher):World’s Top Ranked universities admitting 2016 MLES graduates included Imperial College London, UCL, University of California-Berkeley, University of California-Los Angeles, McGill University, UBC, University of Toronto, University of Melbourne, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Australian National University, University of Alberta, McMaster University, and Tsinghua University.

  • Over 10,000 graduates since 1999 have studied at over 566 universities in 28 countries

  • Annual University/College Recruitment Fair in its 12th year in 2016 attracted 80+ university

  • participants from Canada, USA, UK, Australia, New Zealand, Switzerland and Denmark.