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  • The English Teaching Abroad Trap

    The English Teaching Abroad Trap I stared into a computer screen to find the next year of my life looking back at me. A pdf of a year long employment contract sat on the screen, the employer was a private English school in Ulanbaataar. “I like Mongolia,” I spoke to myself as I got ready [...]

  • Returning Home After Teaching English Abroad

    The return home after teaching English abroad “I have been doing some EFL, up to university level, with just a batchelors in the history of art. Great. I have been doing this for three years now, and am contemplating a return to ‘real’ office project management style work. Do you know of those who have [...]

  • How Much Do TEFL TESOL English Teachers Get Paid

    Q: Around how much money do English teachers working abroad tend to get paid? How does this pay differ across the world? What are the best and worst countries for teaching English as far as pay? A: Teaching English can vary in pay very widely. I’ve tended to go for countries where the wages are high [...]

  • How to Find English Teaching Jobs Abroad

    How to get a job teaching English as a foreign language abroad? It’s easiest to get overseas teaching work with a minimum of a bachelors degree in any subject from a university in an English speaking country. However it’s possible to find work sometimes without this or by getting fake documentation. I wouldn’t recommend going [...]

  • Teach English in Mexico

    Find an English teaching job in Mexico This is a collection of information on finding work as an English teacher in Mexico. Employers- Submit descriptions of your job offerings and contact information below. Teachers- Post your employment resumes or CVs below. Include a brief cover letter saying how long you want to work in Mexico, [...]

  • Age Bias Against Older Travelers

    Is there an age bias against older travelers? Hello Brian, It is my impression that you stand in just as good of a position to find work abroad at 40 than you do at 20. If you were 90, then I may say that you might have missed the boat, but you are young, and [...]

  • Teach English in Netherlands

    Find an English teaching job in Netherlands This is a collection of information on finding work as an English teacher in Netherlands. Employers- Submit descriptions of your job offerings and contact information below. Teachers- Post your employment resumes or CVs below. Include a brief cover letter saying how long you want to work in Netherlands, [...]

  • Teach English in Belize

    English is a first language for most Belizeans, so it is not my impression that there are many job offerings for foreign English teachers. This is a collection of information on finding work as an English teacher in Belize. Employers- Submit descriptions of your job offerings and contact information below. Teachers- Post your employment resumes [...]

  • Finding a Job in Istanbul

    From Albania we took a minibus and train through Greece to Istanbul. Greece was the one place I had wanted to go when we found out we were pregnant, the adventures of the Balkans and Middle East seemed a little overwhelming. Being pregnant was enough of an adventure, I just wanted to relax. “Why don’t [...]

  • Teaching English and Writing Jobs Abroad

    I’m wondering if you have any advice on where to look for good job opportunities in Turkey,specifically Istanbul.Also,do you have any experience with looking for writing jobs abroad? Hello Kevin, As far as finding work as an English teacher in Turkey the list of opportunities are very long. Multiple schools in nearly every city in [...]