English Instructor - Galapagos Islands, Ecuador

Date posted:2023-12-28 | Writer: Paragon Galapagos | Email: [email protected]

We are looking for enthusiastic and flexible English instructors who can convert our tailor-made curriculum into dynamic lessons that help our students develop their abilities to use English as a tool for communication.

Successful applicants will be offered a position as an English instructor in our after-school English program. Applicants with experience teaching English as a foreign language are preferred.

English instructors begin their day at 1:30 with a one-hour planning meeting. Classes begin at 2:30 with young children and end at 9:00 with adults. As the afternoon progresses the students get older and the day finishes in the evening with adults. Most classes are Monday-Friday. Some classes are Monday - Thursday.

The contract is for one school year. Our school year begins in April and ends at the end of January 2025.

Location: Puerto Ayora, Santa Cruz, Galapagos Islands, Ecuador
Starting date: April 15, 2024

Minimum Qualifications
• C2 Level of English
• University degree
• TEFL/CELTA/TESOL certificate
• Travel insurance
• Excellent classroom management skills
• Preferred: 1+ years experience teaching in an EFL context.

We provide:  
• A monthly salary of between USD 1000 - 1200 depending on class load.
• Access to state-run health care
• Assistance acquiring housing
• 1 week of paid vacation
• Reimbursement of relevant visa fee paid upon completion of work agreement.
• Reimbursement of travel expenses (up to $500) paid upon completion or work agreement.

To apply, please complete the application form at

Only complete and submitted application forms will be considered.

**Applications sent directly to email will be discarded.**

Interviews begin January 3, 2024.