EFL Teaching Position in Portugal

Date posted:2019-08-15 | Writer: CAA English - Chaves | Email: [email protected]

If you would like the experience of using your TEFL skills in a small but successful school in the historical Roman town of Chaves in the north of Portugal, 10km from the Galician (Spanish) border, then CAA English would love to hear from you. The town of Chaves is well known in Portugal for its Medicinal Thermal Springs called “The Spa of the Emperor” and for its monuments, the star being the iconic Roman Bridge over the Tamega River. There is easy access to other larger cities and to the Spanish border. CAA English was founded in 1993 in Chaves and in 1994 in Vila Real (capital of the district) by a family of enthusiastic English teachers. The school in Chaves has about 250 students and a staff of 6 teachers. Our English lessons emphasize communication in a friendly, enjoyable and creative environment for small groups of children, teens or adults at various levels, from beginners to advanced.


*Be a native speaker of English or near native

*have a university degree

* be CELTA or TESOL certified

* have 1year of relevant teaching experience


*Salary Starting salary is 1.000€ net per month + accommodation (1 bedroom apartment worth 250-300 a month) for a 25-hour teaching timetable (30 contract hours include the teaching hours, planning at the school, meetings and development).

* Help with accommodation

* Paid holiday and sick time

* On-going academic support

* Free accident insurance

* 18 days’ holiday + Portuguese national holidays

*Assistance in dealing with Portuguese authorities

*airport pick up.

Please send a covering letter with a passport photo, your resume with references, copies of a TEFL certificate and University to Director Tulia Vogensen at the email address given on the job heading.

Please DO NOT APPLY if not a EU citizen or not a holder of EU residency.