The Ameson Year in China program is for recent college graduates and other qualified applicants who are seeking to expand their horizons and develop a global vision using their natural asset -- English. In exchange for teaching oral English to Chinese students for one academic year, AYC is designed to give participants the chance to gain a deeper understanding of Chinese culture, learn one of the world's most in-demand languages, enhance their professional development and experience, and improve future employment prospects in the U.S. and around the world. The AYC program also provides opportunities to conduct independent projects of personal significance and establish a personal business or academic network in China. Working commitments consist of about 25 hours of educational activities per week. The fully standardized curriculum, along with teaching materials and support, gives participants plenty of time to study Chinese, conduct research, gain an internship, or explore their surroundings. Living and working in another country pushes you to confront your own assumptions and view the world from another perspective. See what the world has to offer with Ameson Year in China.What AYC provides:• Paid internship with a monthly stipend of 5000 RMB, approximately $800• Free Chinese language lessons• Free housing, arranged by your Chinese school• Sponsorship to obtain the Z visa (work visa)• Reimbursement for your flight to and from China up to $1200• Basic health insurance• Free airport pickup and arrival support• Free cultural excursions and activitiesQualifications:• Holder of a Bachelor's degree or higher by June 2013• Shares the Ameson Foundation's goals of international cooperation• Native English speaker• Possesses the adaptability needed to live and work abroad• Able to pass a criminal background check• Willing to teach students between the ages of 6 and 15• Able to act as an informal ambassador for the United StatesApplication Instructions• Apply online at www.ameson.org/ayc Location: China Compensation: Monthly stipend of $800, free housing, health insurance, reimbursed airfare, etc This is at a non-profit organization.Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.Please do not contact job poster about other services, products or commercial interests.