Looking to explore the ancient, mysterious and beautiful land of opportunity that is China?
At Camp China, we provide you with the perfect opportunity to break out of your comfort zone and have a truly life-changing experience. With internships, teaching opportunities and a groundbreaking Summer Camp programme on offer, make Camp China your next destination in 2017!
China is always appealing to adventurous foreign visitors due to it’s long history, magnificent culture and unique customs.
As the third largest country in the world, it’s wide variety of terrain and climate shape its numerous natural attractions, such as Jiuzhaigou with its turquoise pools, Wulingyuan (the familiar mountains in ‘Avatar’!) and of course, Mount Everest; the world’s highest point. China is also renowned for its culture, literature and, of course, its food, all of which are imported across the world.
Teaching English in various cities throughout China.
Gain working experience within various sectors, build your worldwide network and earn great money whilst doing so.
Be a part of our groundbreaking programme – the next big thing in the Summer Camp industry!
We want to help encourage all of our participants to not only have a other-wordly experience but to travel and explore as much of this magnificent country as possible before its time to leave. China has developed considerably in a very short amount of time and is yours for the taking. Each one of our opportunities includes a welcome orientation to help you settle right in to the Chinese way of life, give you some great tips on how to get the most out of the country and even prepare you to get talking to the locals by teaching you some basic Mandarin!
One of the best parts of doing a Camp.co.uk experience is not just the country you visit or the activities you get involved with, it's the people you meet and by joining us at Camp China, you will no doubt have a whole new friendship group to enjoy any of our experiences with in no time!
Participants will be met on arrival at the airport and begin a 4-day welcome orientation in order to assist with settling in to Chinese life. The orientation will cover program rules, advice on teaching and will also include Mandarin lessons and sightseeing. Accommodation is included within this time. After the orientation is complete, participants will then be taken to the location of their teaching placement. Teaching will involve 15-25 hours of lessons per week with weekends free to relax or explore.
Participants will be met on arrival at the airport and begin a 4-day welcome orientation in order to assist with settling in to Chinese life. The orientation will cover program rules, advice on teaching and will also include Mandarin lessons and sightseeing. Accommodation is included within this time. After the orientation is complete, participants will then be taken to the location of their internship placement. Internship hours will vary depending on type of placement but will normally be around standard working hours of 9am – 5pm, Monday – Friday.
Participants will be met on arrival at the airport and transported to Camp's location. You will then undergo 2 weeks of training to help get you setup on everything you need to know ahead of the start of Camp, including child safety, games and activity ideas, the local area and some basic mandarin. Camp will run for 10 weeks and will be residential, meaning you will be with the children 24/7 (apart from time off)
Pre-departure Information Pack
Airport Pickup Service
Food (accept weekends)
Chinese Culture Workshop and Mandarin Lessons
24 hour emergency hotline
Certificate + Recommendation Letter Upon Completion
Pre-Departure Information Pack
Airport Pick-Up and Transportation
4-Day Orientation in Shanghai/Chengdu
1000 to 4000 RMB Per Month (depending on experience/internship length)
Chinese Culture Course
24/7 Emergency Support
Food (accept weekends)
Support and Advice Service
Accomodation (hostel, hotel, apartment or home stay)
For your internship, we will help you find accommodation (hostel, apartment or home stay)
For teaching, the school you will be working at will provide full board in dorm-style accommodation.
For Summer Camp, you will be staying in modern dorm-style accommodation.
You can apply online now, submit your details and pay the £10 application fee. Once you have done so, the team can start to screen your application. They will then be in touch via call to confirm which programme you would like to be a part of. We will then invite you to secure your place on the programme with a £99 deposit.
For all our programmes, additional interviews are required by our placement team in China.
To take part in Camp China you must be over the age of 18.
For Summer Camp, you must have past relevant Camp experience (preferably USA Summer Camp experience).
For internships, you must be a current or recent graduate of university or relevant institution, be open-minded and willing to learn new things.
For teaching, you must be available for between 2-12 weeks and be able to commit to 15-25 hours of lessons per week. You do not need to speak Mandarin)