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TEFL Jobs in Asia General
If you’re looking for a real world experience but need to ensure that you’ll find a TESOL job, Asia is the place for you. Asia’s market is as hot as you’re going to find anywhere in the world. When it comes to China, it’s not about finding a job; it’s about finding the right job to suit your individual tastes and needs. After China, you’ve got the Far East and Southeast Asia as well as Mongolia, the Indian subcontinent, and many of the Former Soviet Republics (FSRs).
Azerbaijan, Kirgizstan and Kazakhstan are some of the better options for paying jobs and if you’re looking to volunteer, Armenia is also a good choice.
Types of English Teaching Positions in Asia
TESOL positions in Asia can be divided into three main categories: private schools, university work, and freelance teaching.
Universities are generally lower paid but your students will be keen to learn. Students tend to be more engaging and you will have time to do additional work to augment your salary. Universities also tend to be more consistent with pay and offering assistance with visas and other paperwork.
Securing a TESOL Job in Asia
There are many ways to find jobs in Asia. If it makes you feel better to find a job before you arrive, you can often use a recruiting firm to secure a TESOL job. Be sure that you have a contract from the school itself and have looked into the recruiting agency as well as the school itself.
The demand for teacher is so high that you only need to be a native speaker. However, if you’d like to find a good job, you’ll need certification such as that from TEFL International. If you have no experience, nor qualifications and you’re considering teaching for longer than the very short term, you really should look into getting the TESOL certificate from TEFL International. This will increase your earning potential and give you the necessary teaching skills to perform your job effectively.TEFL Courses in Ban Phe
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Volunteer TEFL Positions in NepalExpand
Date posted:2010-12-06 | Writer: FACE Nepal | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Do you want to experience Nepal first hand - living in a local community, forming long-term friendships and experiencing Nepal, its people and its culture authentically? FACE Nepal has worked with its partners to create two learning centres in Tharu villages in Chitwan. We need volunteer TEFL teachers to run English classes for the children and adults in these villages We have regular opportunities for TEFL teachers who want to volunteer as teachers in government schools or community learning centres. Our volunteers live, eat and make enduring connections with a welcoming Nepalese host family during their work with FACE Nepal. Experience the Nepalese way of life first hand! For more details of our volunteer programme contact us at the e-mail address given on the job heading. Read more
TEFL Job in PenangExpand
Date posted:2010-09-20 | Writer: British Council | Email: EAteacher.email@example.com
The British Council Penang is looking for enthusiastic and experienced qualified EFL teachers to join our teaching team. This post starts in Mid October 2010 and slightly later start dates are negotiable. The Teaching Centre is located in a heritage building in a key location in Georgetown, the capital of Penang. The centre runs courses for young learners between the ages of 6 and 12 years, teenagers, 13-17 years and adults. We teach around 1200 students a term who come from Penang and nearby states on mainland Malaysia. As a member of this professional teaching team, you will strive to provide quality language teaching to adults and young learners at a variety of levels.There is an excellent package on offer for the right candidate, including flights from the UK to Penang (or equivalent),... Read more
Position For TEFL Teacher in Sri LankaExpand
Date posted:2010-07-27 | Writer: English & More | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
English & More in Sri Lanka has been operating successfully since 2007. We have schools in two locations- Matara and Galle, and are urgently looking for a teacher of English to start in August on a one-year renewable contract. The job involves teaching children, teenagers and adults whose levels range from Beginners to Upper Intermediate. The position is ideal for someone who has recently completed their TEFL or TESOL course. Read more
Teach English in CambodiaExpand
Date posted:2010-05-06 | Writer: Australian Centre for Education | Email: email@example.com
Exciting Teaching opportunities exist for fully-qualified (first degree and TEFL or equivalent), native-English speaking teachers and senior teachers at ACE Phnom Penh, Cambodia. ACE is opening a second centre in Phnom Penh in late July and both centres are recruiting now. Experienced EAP and IELTS teachers are especially encouraged to apply. Read more
Teach EFL in Hong KongExpand
Date posted:2010-04-26 | Writer: English Excel | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
English Excel recruits TEFL qualified teachers periodically throughout the year. Teachers are required to work in one of a group of seven extra-curricular English Schools located in Hong Kong. Positions involve being stationed at one centre only; teachers are not required to travel from School to School. All School locations are located conveniently (not in far out districts such as Tsuen Wan or Shatin). Teacher accommodation is located centrally on Hong Kong Island providing an easy commute to work. Benefits package includes a competitive salary with monthly bonus and contract completion gratuity. Contracts are typically 12-14 months. Read more
TEFL Jobs in AsiaExpand
Date posted:2010-03-21 | Writer: British Council | Email: EAteacher.email@example.com
The British Council is the United Kingdom’s international organisation for educational opportunities and cultural relations. We are recruiting highly motivated and well qualified EFL teachers, particularly with experience of teaching Young Learners, to join our professional ELT teams in Ho Chi Minh City, Bangkok, Penang Singapore, Hong Kong and Korea. All these posts are contracted for two years. Benefits include: flights from the UK to post (or equivalent), baggage allowance, settling in allowance, medical insurance and home leave flights. Salaries differ depending on country, and on your qualifications. Read more
TEFL in Sri LankaExpand
Date posted:2010-01-21 | Writer: Zeenas Educational Services | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Opportunities available for 2 enthusiastic TEFL teachers to teach English at a small private international school in Sri Lanka. Accommodation and living allowances paid. From 7 to 2 pm Mon-Fri. Four to six months preferred. Part-time work available. Location is 35 minutes from Colombo. Please contact us at the e-mail address given on the job heading for more information. Read more
TEFL Position in IndiaExpand
Date posted:2009-11-11 | Writer: ER Educational Consultancy | Email: email@example.com
We are looking for TEFL qualified native English speakers (U.S and British) to teach our TOEFL and IELTS courses for students in Chennai on The Bay of Bengal. We offer top of the market salaries and accommodation. For more information, and to apply, please contact us, with your resume, at the e-mail address given on the job heading.
Opportunity to Teach TEFL in LaosExpand
Date posted:2009-10-14 | Writer: Eastern Star Schools | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Eastern Star Bilingual School is one of the most reputable private schools in Laos. We are currently looking for TEFL qualified English teachers to start immediately in our kindergarten and primary sections. No experience is necesssary but is a distinct advantage. Benefits include an attractive salary, visa and work permit provided together with transportation. Read more
TEFL Position in MalaysiaExpand
Date posted:2009-09-22 | Writer: Emphasis English Academy | Email: email@example.com
Emphasis English Academy, a small, private English academy, is looking for a TEFL qualified English teacher to join our staff teaching students of all ages and abilites in small groups. Our academy in Damansara Perdana is located with easy access to locations such as Mont Kiara, Kota Damansara, Bandar Utama, TTDI and Kepong as well as to Kuala Lumpur via by the Penchala Link. Please send queries or applications to the e-mail address given on the job heading. Read more