Foreign Expert Status and Foreign Expert Cards

Foreign Expert Status and Foreign Expert Cards


If ever you wished you were an expert, this might well be your best chance at legally being called one. This is a certificate given to most foreigners who are working as teacher in the PRC (Foreign expert or not). This can give you discounts on hotels and entrance fees to tourist attractions. The idea is that you pay the same price as Chinese people.

Note: Not all hotels give discounts for the foreign expert’s card, but it doesn’t hurt to ask.

How to apply for a Foreign Expert Card

1.collect the following documents

get an introduction letter from you school nominating you as a foreign expert.
a copy of your contract
a copy of your Z-Visa found in your passport
2 personal photos

2.Submit this to the local PSB (Public Security Bureau) and they will issue you a certificate. This certificate is valid for one year at most. If you change places of work you will need to change your Foreign Expert Card
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Teaching aboard especially in China can be a challenge, you need a reliable agency to select the most suitable job for you and help you to arrange the right visa and help you to deal with some unexpected situations is what our company is best at helping with.  

teach in China All our services are FREE. We’ll provide a one-stop service and guide you through the whole visa process, job placement, apartment location so you can settle in comfortably and daily assistance life guide.
Sometimes you may decide to ask for the school of your choice whether its teaching Adults or Kindergarten at different grade levels, and you realize its not the environment you expected because you have obtained the hands on experience at the school and may not fit within your teaching personality. But if you use us, we can shift you to another school right away without a gap period and give you different options, so you will eventually be comfortable and happy with the school of your choice that fits your teaching personality.
Lots of other agencies and schools do not have the experience in doing all visa requirements, but since we have ten years experience arranging visas we can assure you and your stay in China. Our experienced and comprehensive visa service will ensure your application goes through as smoothly as possible.
Most of Chinese people’s English is not good enough to communicate with you, but if you work with us, we will have one on one assistant service for you and to deal with daily life and different situations.
When you finish the one year contract with us, we provide you with a TEFL/TESOL certificate for free.
Our company has a great reputation in paying all our staff in a timely manner. If the school is late for any payment towards our teachers our company uses its our own money to pay you on time..
We have over 100 ESL teachers working for us, so whenever you need to meet other ESL teachers, we can always introduce them to you to make friends and have a really good experience during your stay in China.
We have lots of ESL teaching materials that can be used to help and assist you as well as provide free training and help so you can be familiar with the Chinese teaching method and give you lots of practical suggestions.