Do I need to learn a new language to teach English abroad?
You don’t need to speak the local language to teach English abroad, but you should take advantage of your TESOL experience to learn a new language for your own personal development. The English-only policy prevails in most programs and schools want certified teachers who know how to use the Communicative Approach. Our TESOL courses will prepare you for the job.
Is teaching experience required to teach English abroad?
Teaching experience is not required to teach English abroad. Teaching experience may be required in native-English speaking countries, the Middle East, and Hong Kong, where teachers earn up to $70,000/year plus benefits.
If I am a non-native English speaker, can I teach abroad?
While job opportunities do exist for non-native English speakers, the options are more limited due to work visa restrictions. In countries such as Hong Kong and Japan, non-native speakers must have a minimum of IELTS Academic level 7 and previous ...