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TEFL Jobs in Indonesia
Indonesia is the fifth largest country in terms of population, and at times it seems as if each person wants to learn English. Naturally, jobs are plentiful and this is fantastic news for anyone looking for a job as an English teacher.
Positions teaching EFL are available in both state and private sectors. Many of the positions are offered on the main island of Java and seem to be concentrated inside the bustling capitol of Jakarta. That being said, there are many vacancies on the numerous Indonesian islands as well – Bali, being just one of them.
TEFL Job Requirements
Typical requirements to teach English in Indonesia are relatively flexible; however, in order to get a work visa you will need to have a TEFL certificate from a reputable course. Some employers require that you have a university degree, while others do not. Adaptable and positive attitudes are highly valued characteristics for an English teacher in Indonesia.
Indonesia is a fantastic country in which to begin your TEFL career. Just be prepared for lower salaries than what you might find in other Asian countries. The cost of living is very low in Indonesia, and you can stretch your salary in order to live comfortably, but it will be difficult to save much, if anything at all.
Because many positions are posted on the internet on TEFL-related websites, it is often times possible to land a TEFL job in Indonesia before your arrival.
While considering a job offer, be sure to have answers to all questions regarding rates of pay, salary and other benefits. Find out if you’ll have to travel to your lessons and if you get compensated and/or reimbursed for this time and expense. Ask about what kind of resources the school has for planning lessons and teaching materials, as well as what kind of administrative and collegial support you will have. This will help you avoid any unpleasant surprises after agreeing to take the position. Also, be sure to get all details confirming benefits written in your contract.
You might also want to keep your housing options open--look for schools that offer a housing allowance instead of providing housing for you. Accepting housing without first seeing it can be risky.
In Indonesia, you're required to have a round-trip ticket to enter the country. It’s fairly common practice for schools to compensate you for half of your airfare after being employed for three months, then the balance after your contract is complete. Be sure you sign a contract that contains a schedule that works in your favor. It’s important to feel that you’re getting the time off you deserve. Don’t agree to a contract where you’re working every other Saturday, if you don’t want to be working on the weekends.TEFL Courses in Surabaya
Teach English in Jakarta, IndonesiaExpand
Date posted:2017-08-24 | Writer: MILS Jakarta | Email: email@example.com
The Melbourne Institute of Language Studies (MILS), located in Jakarta, builds customised English-language programmes and delivers its relevant curriculum through modern teaching methodologies. We are a young team who is dedicated to playing a role in the local community to help improve lives, predominantly through English-language education. We mainly teach young learners and teens, both at local schools and at our centre. We are looking for EFL Teachers for the new academic year. Requirements For working in Indonesia: the local government requires that visa applicants for a teaching position must: Be a minimum of 26 years of age Hold a passport and be a native English speaker from Australia, New Zealand, the United States of America, Canada or the... Read more
Online TEFL Job in Bali, IndonesiaExpand
Date posted:2017-08-09 | Writer: English First Bali | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
English First Bali is one of the many divisions of EF Education First – the world’s largest privately owned education company. Our online school delivers English courses to millions of adult students around the world using the latest technology with regular opportunities for TEFL graduates. Here in Bali our EFL teachers lead both group and private online classes, as well as correcting and providing feedback on students’ written tasks. BENEFITS: • 12 month renewable contract • Generous vacation leave • Base salary + bonuses and incentives • Health insurance • Assist... Read more
TEFL Job in Indonesia With Immediate StartExpand
Date posted:2017-07-18 | Writer: KELT | Email: email@example.com
EFL teacher required for an immediate start in a well-established (31 years) private language school in Surabaya. Teaching mostly general English to children and adults. Must have a degree and a practical EFL qualification e.g. CELTA, TESOL, TEFL (not week/weekend intensive). Teachers with an interest in, or experience with, very young learners preferred. Teach 20 hours a week, 5-day week, 8 weeks holiday a year. Salary Rp.13.5 million a month after tax plus increments for experience. Housing, utilities and maids provided. The job starts immediately, dependant on visa processing. Qualifications: Degree + CELTA, CELTYL or TESOL preferred. Other EFL qualifications must include practical teaching experience. Due to Indonesian immigration regulations we can only employ the following na... Read more
Teach English in Jakarta or Bogor, IndonesiaExpand
Date posted:2017-06-08 | Writer: EF English First Swara Group | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
EF English First is a world renowned language institution and we now have ten schools in our group. Our team will help you reach your full potential as a TEFL teacher; each school has a standardized induction program, regular training and observations, an extensive TEFL resource library as well as, of course, constant support from the Senior Teaching Manager and teaching team. You could have the opportunity of working either in the faster pace of city life or in the quieter green suburban environment. The schools are located in North, South and West part Jakarta city, the outskirts of Jakarta and the neighboring city of Bogor.If you like city life we have EF Pluit, Tebet, Tanjung Duren, Puri and Cengkareng. If you prefer suburb or outskirt of Jakarta, we have EF Bogor, BSD Tangerang, EF ... Read more
Opportunities in Indonesia Teaching EFLExpand
Date posted:2017-05-01 | Writer: Wall Street English Indonesia | Email: email@example.com
Are you looking to start the next stage of your TESOL career with the leading adult English learning brand in Indonesia? Are you looking for a welcoming, professional atmosphere, using a proven method of English language teaching? Wall Street English Indonesia is currently looking for native level English teachers to join our family in our seven Indonesian centres (five in metropolitan Jakarta, one in leafy Tangerang and one in Bandung, the 'Paris of Java'). So if you are qualified, dedicated, and interested in experiencing the rich culture of the world’s largest archipelago, then Wall Street English Indonesia is looking for you! What we can offer you: • Company-sponsored working and residence visas for the length of your contract. • Highly competitive remunerat... Read more
EFL Teachers Needed in Jakarta, IndonesiaExpand
Date posted:2017-03-22 | Writer: Newcastle English Institute | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Newcastle English Institute (NEI) is an institution based in Jakarta, Indonesia that specialises in the provision of English language training conducted by EFL teachers to a variety of schools, companies and institutions alike. We have a reputation for recruiting the best people and we also provide a very good compensation package. NEI is spearheaded by a veteran educator in Indonesia; an education management consultant with decades of experience who has helped countless schools achieve their teaching excellence and as well as the ministry of education assemble the national curriculum. We are always receiving applications all year round. There are full time and part time jobs available. QUALIFICATIONS: • Native level English speaker and citizen from United Kingdom, United States, C... Read more
Teaching English Online in Bali, IndonesiaExpand
Date posted:2017-02-22 | Writer: English First Bali | Email: email@example.com
English First Bali has current opportunities for TEFL qualified teachers. Our online school is one of the many divisions of EF Education First – the world’s largest privately owned education company. Our online school delivers English courses to millions of adult students around the world using the latest technology. Here in Bali our teachers lead both group and private online classes, as well as correcting and providing feedback on students’ written tasks. BENEFITS: • 12 month renewable contract • Generous vacation leave • Base salary + bonuses and incentives • Health insurance &b... Read more
Vacancies in Indonesia For EFL TeachersExpand
Date posted:2016-09-15 | Writer: IELC | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
IELC has 2 branches in Solo, Java, and is looking for professionally minded full-time EFL teachers who are available to start in October. We offer a competitive employment package with good working conditions; approx 6 weeks paid leave + national holidays; flight reimbursement and accommodation provided. We have a professional management ethic and focus on teacher development. LIVING IN SOLO: Solo is often regarded as the cultural heart of Java, known for its aristocratic refinement and artistic accomplishment. The Solonese traditional dance, gamelan music, wayang puppetry and traditional Batik patterns are renowned for their subtle elegance and mystical power. Solo is also an excellent base for traveling throughout Central Java, which boasts attractions such as the mystical Mount Lawu w... Read more
Teach Young Learners EFL in Indonesia (2)Expand
Date posted:2016-08-08 | Writer: Bukit Sunrise School | Email: email@example.com
Bukit Sunrise School compromises of a Kindergarten and Primary School located in Bali, Indonesia. We currently have a full-time opening for a Primary School English teacher. We envision creating a learning environment where each child could flourish in his/ her own way. Hence, we seek individuals who are passionate in teaching, hardworking, creative, team players and knowledgeable to join us. Terms of Employment: • Contract terms: 12 months renewable contract • Medical insurance coverage • Accommodation assistance • Work permit coverage • Salary based on qualifications and experience Qualifications: • Native level English speaker • Min Bachelor Degree; preferably in English Education/ English/ English Literature/ Communication in English&nbs... Read more
Positions in Indonesia Teaching EFLExpand
Date posted:2016-06-06 | Writer: Melbourne Institute of Language Studies | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Melbourne Institute of Language Studies (MILS), located in Jakarta, is looking for a Director of Studies and EFL teachers for the new academic year, starting in late June / July 2016. We are a young team who is dedicated to playing a role in the local community to help improve lives, predominantly through English-language education teaching young learners and teens, both at local schools and at our centre. We build customised English-language programmes and deliver its relevant curriculum through modern teaching methodologies. REQUIREMENTS: For working in Indonesia, the local government requires that visa applicants for a teaching position must: Be a minimum of 26 years of age Hold a passport and be a native English speaker from Australia, New Zealand, the United States of America,... Read more