Volunteer, Teacher, and Staff Positions




Contact pudongclass@communitycenter.cn

  • Experienced Language Teachers 
  • Chinese and English     

Must have a passion for teaching, native speakers with 3 years teaching experience preferred.


Contact Minhang@communitycenter.cn

  • Part time front desk receptionist: Fluent in English (Chinese is a plus), have a vibrant personality, good with computers.
  • Experienced language teachers (Chinese, English)

  • Chinese culture teachers (Tea Ceremony, Chess, Porcelain, Medicine, Fengshui, etc)

  • Hobby teachers (e.g. Flower arrangement,  cooking, knotting, photography etc)


Contact hq@communitycenter.cn

  • Tour Guides
  • Oil Painting
  • Creative Writing For Kids
  • English for Adults / Kids
  • Painting / Drawing for Kids
  • Photography / Photoshop Training
  • Chinese Folk Culture / Traditional Calendar
  • ​Chinese knotting
  • Cooking  (Thai Cooking / Dumpling Making / Chinese Cooking) 



Community Center Shanghai offers many volunteering opportunities. Don't see something that interests you below? Just stop by and let us know where you would like to help (e.g. administrative, graphic design, front desk help, library, data entry) and we'll find a place for you!



Contact pudongclass@communitycenter.cn.

  • Front Desk Volunteer:                  
    Fluent in English (Chinese is a plus), have a vibrant personality, good with computers, 1-2 days a week at reception.  Hongqiao - Contact hq@communitycenter.cn
  • Tours in Shanghai
  • Native English Speakers for English Conversation Clubs
  • Native Chinese Speakers for Chinese Conversation Clubs

Charity Volunteers

contact charity@communitycenter.cn

  • Giving Tree Support

Gift bag checking, executing ceremony logistics, helping to run errands. May require travel to ceremony locations.
October to December.

  • River of Hearts Support

Assist in sorting through donated items and preparing the donated items for shipment.

  • River of Hearts Drop-off Location

Offer your office, storage room, or garage as a drop-off location for gently new or used items to be donated to communities in need or sold to help cover River of Hearts shipping costs.



Contact Carrie Jones (counseling@communitycenter.cn) with a letter of interest and resume. 

Our basic requirements are a Master's Degree in a counseling related field, an active license if from a country that issues one, and at least two years of post-master's degree counseling experience.