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. OnTESOL offers job placement assistance with Headstart
, a recruitment company that occasionally hires non-native English speakers to teach English in Hong Kong. Applicants must have a minimum of IELTS Academic level 7, and must have had experience teaching in Hong Kong or already live in Hong Kong.
is another school that offers positions to non-native English speaking teachers.
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.
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 TESL experience to learn a new language for your own personal development. The English-only policy prevails in most programs and schools want ...
Are your courses recognized in China?
As a provider of TESL Canada-approved certification courses, OnTESOL is one of the few online institutes that meet the requirements for Canadian and international teachers interested in teaching English abroad. Through Global Affairs, the Government ...