Disney English will arrange a one-way ticket from your city of origin to your on-boarding city in China. We also provide a (taxable) travel allowance of 420 RMB, which is deposited with your monthly salary. This allowance may be used for a return flight or travel to another destination. Disney English does not pay for the airfare for accompanying spouse or dependents, unless they are employees of Disney English.
Are health benefits provided?
Your annual health insurance premium is paid for by Disney English. You will be charged a co-payment when visiting a physician. The insurance network includes English speaking physicians. Disney English will pay 50% of the cost of the insurance premium for spouses and eligible dependents, and the employee is responsible for the remaining 50% of the cost.
When does my insurance coverage begin?
Health insurance starts once the contract is signed,typically during your first on-boarding day.
How much time off do Foreign Academic cast members get?
Foreign Trainers receive 5 fixed vacation days (typically surrounding Chinese New Year) and accrue 5 paid discretionary days. Language Learning Directors accrue 10 paid vacation days.
Disney English also observes 11 paid Chinese national holidays:
New Year's Day: 1 day
Chinese New Year: 3 days
Qing Ming Festival: 1 day
Labor Day: 1 day
Dragon Boat Festival: 1 day
Mid-Autumn Festival: 1 day
National Day: 3 days
Vacation time needs to be coordinated with your manager, in accordance with Disney English time-off policy and depending upon the center's schedule.