Chess Coach
Customer Service
Course Consultant
Marketing Assistant
HR & Admin

Chess Coaches – We offer a career following your passion!

SCA is a growing activities provider and chess academy based in Shanghai. We offer our team members the opportunity to pursue a career following their passion, with structured career progression, world class facilities and employee benefits.  

The Company: We are a cosmopolitan team of professionals committed to providing quality programmes, personalized service, and inspirational learning experiences. Our mission is to be continuously recognized as one of the leading providers of activities for children by comprehensively developing our students’ skills and character, spreading passion for chess, connecting people around the world, preparing our students to become internationally recognized chess players, and providing world class standards in convenient locations.

The Position: We’re looking for professional chess coaches who are passionate about teaching chess to kids, have a positive attitude and fluent English. Full-time and part-time positions available, the salary depends on qualifications and will be discussed during the interview.

We offer:

  • Flight to Shanghai

  • Work permit and reimbursement of visa expenses

  • Health insurance for the duration of your contract

  • 21 days paid annual leave

  • 12 months salary + annual bonus

  • Career progression and development opportunities


  • Fluent English

  • Batchelors Degree, and at least two years of work experience

  • Experience coaching children and beginner level chess

  • Interested in pursuing a career with SCA in Shanghai, China for at least 2 years

  • Experience teaching up to 12 students in one group


  • Delivering chess programmes according to SCA standards and objectives

  • Preparing teaching materials and actively contributing to developing chess programmes

  • Preparing class and students reports, updating tracking files

  • Attending and organizing tournaments and events (offline and online)

  • Working with company systems and contributing to continous improvement

The Location: SCA Chess is based in Shanghai, the most cosmopolitan city in China and one of the largest cities in the world. We operate across the city, which means some travel is involved to reach schools, but every coach is primarily based at one of our centres; besides, online programmes is also available.

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Course Consultant

SCA Chess is a leading provider of international chess instruction in Shanghai. We provide chess lessons at international schools, community centres and people’s home all around the city.

Due to expansion, we are currently recruiting an enthusiastic course consultant to join our team.

Duties will include:

  • Establishing contact and developing relationship with potential customers and former customers by telephone, WeChat and email
  • Acquiring new schools
  • Attending marketing events and representing company
  • Booking free trial classes and following up afterwards
  • Updating CRM


  • Excellent English
  • Positive can-do attitude
  • Friendly and outgoing personality
  • IT literacy


  • Five social Insurance
  • House funding
  • Annual leave
  • Team incentives


  • This is a full-time position working 40 hours over 5 days per week, including at least one day at the weekend
  • Base salary + sales bonus, total gross salary of 8,000 to 12,000 RMB depending on sales performance
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