Teaching English Abroad (ESL)

Teaching English is a common option for working abroad. This is a list of resources for those interested in teaching english abroad to non-native speakers.



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CII-International Exchange Programme

Colonias de Inmersion al Idioma (CII) is an Argentinean Organization with an original approach to language learning. We believe in the undeniable potential of non formal learning settings, as well as in the power of self-education. Programs offered include: Teach Argentina/TEFL Internship - Live in Argentina for 3 to 12 months and gain valuable teaching experience in both formal and non formal education. Spanish Immersion Camps- Learn Spanish or brush-up your communication skills while you sample Argentine culture. Argentina Discovery Trails- Dive into the challenging experience of immersion in outdoor sports, cooperation , and Argentine culture, while leaving your daring footprints across the magnificent geography of Argentina.

Dave's ESL Café

Site for students interested in working abroad teaching English as a Second Language

GoAbroad.com

GoAbroad.com is a web-based resource for internships and volunteer work in countries all over the world. Perform a search and a large number of organizations and companies with work opportunities abroad will be listed. There are multiple ways to perform a search including, but not limited to, region of the world, specific country, type of volunteer work, and duration of stay. Drop down menus are a plus, as they can jog your memory for what you're interested in. Remember that the ICC does not have the opportunity to review all of the programs that GoAbroad.com may offer, so always do some background research before committing yourself.

Volunteers in Asia (VIA)

VIA is a private, non-profit, non-sectarian organization dedicated to increasing understanding between the United States and Asia. Since 1963, its Volunteer Programs in Asia have provided young Americans with an opportunity to work and live within an Asia culture while meeting the needs of Asian host institutions. VIA's Stanford Programs offer a wide range of short-term, international study programs between the U.S. and Asia and among various Asian nations.

Worldteach

WorldTeach is a non-profit, non-governmental organization based at the Center for International Development at Harvard University which provides opportunities for individuals to make a meaningful contribution to international education by living and working as volunteer teachers in developing countries. WorldTeach has established a proud history of contributing to international education and development as well as promoting cultural exchange between disparate regions of the world. WorldTeach has placed thousands of volunteer educators in communities throughout Asia, Latin America, Africa and Eastern Europe.

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AEON Corporation

For more than three decades, the AEON Corporation of Japan has been an innovator in the field of English education, offering exceptional classroom and internet opportunities to study and master the language. Founded in 1973, AEON has grown to become one of the largest and most respected private educational institutes of its kind, with more than 3,000 employees. Current student enrollment exceeds 100,000 in more than 300 branch schools located within every prefecture of Japan. AEON employs a teaching staff of over 800 teachers and education specialists from English-speaking nations.

Central Asia Institute

Central Asia Institute promotes literacy, women's vocational skills, and awareness of public health and environmental issues through community initiated education programs in mountain regions of Central Asia. Community projects are in remote mountain villages of northern Pakistan, the steppes of Mongolia, and Kyrgyzstan. Each project involves local people in all phases of projects: to plan, implement and evaluate.

CII-International Exchange Programme

Colonias de Inmersion al Idioma (CII) is an Argentinean Organization with an original approach to language learning. We believe in the undeniable potential of non formal learning settings, as well as in the power of self-education. Programs offered include: Teach Argentina/TEFL Internship - Live in Argentina for 3 to 12 months and gain valuable teaching experience in both formal and non formal education. Spanish Immersion Camps- Learn Spanish or brush-up your communication skills while you sample Argentine culture. Argentina Discovery Trails- Dive into the challenging experience of immersion in outdoor sports, cooperation , and Argentine culture, while leaving your daring footprints across the magnificent geography of Argentina.

Colorado China Council

Non-profit organization searching for college graduates to teach English in China for the duration of one academic semester or year. Travel expenses covered. Excellent mental and physical health required.

Cultural Homestay International (CHI)

CHI is a non-profit educational exchange organization that is looking for people who want to make a difference in other people's lives. All applicants should have good skills with teens, families, and schools. These positions are part-time, and pay supplementary income. Positions available may include Teacher Coordinator, Group Homestay Academic Coordinator , Academic Year Program Career Exploration Coordinator.

Dave's ESL Café

Site for students interested in working abroad teaching English as a Second Language

English Program In Korea (EPIK)

EPIK invites foreign university graduates to enrich their lives and build a professional teaching career while sharing knowledge and culture with students and teachers throughout the Republic of Korea. English Language Instructors (ELIs) from six major English speaking countries participate in this program; Australia, Canada, Ireland, New Zealand, the United Kingdom, and the United States of America, to teach English in the school system, to train Korean English teachers, and to assist Provincial Offices of Education (POEs).

Hess Educational Organization

Seeking college graduates interested in teaching English in Taiwan for the duration of one year. Prefer participants interested in experiencing a different culture and working with children.

International Language Institute

International Language Institute (ILI) in Halifax, Canada offers Cambridge CELTA (Certification in English Language Teaching to Adults). CELTA is the world's most honored entry-level credential for teaching ESL or EEL. ILI was the first institute in Atlantic Canada to offer language training programs specifically for non English speaking learners. During its continuous 28 year history, it has become one of Canada's distinguished language training centers and has taught tens of thousands of students from every continent.

JET- Japanese Exchange and Teaching Program

The Japan Exchange & Teaching (JET) Program invites young college and university graduates from overseas to participate in an international exchange and foreign language education program throughout Japan. Positions include Assistant Language Teachers (ALTs) and Coordinators for International Relations (CIRs). In cooperation with the Council of Local Authorities for International Relations (CLAIR), JET is co-sponsored by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs; the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology; the Ministry of Public Management, and local governments throughout Japan.

LanguageCorps.com

LanguageCorps.com is a U.S. based organization that helps talented people Teach English Abroad. We offer TESOL Certification and job placement assistance in 23 different locations throughout Asia, Europe, Latin America and The Middle East.

Peace Corps

Peace Corps Education Volunteers work with local teachers to help develop educational materials that are relevant to the community, making what is learned in the classroom more easily understood and more easily applied. They teach subjects like health awareness and environmental protection as they relate to the needs of the people. If a village needs a school or a library, volunteers often help make it happen, from constructing the building to finding books for people to read. Contact: peacecorps@ucdavis.edu

TEFL Professional Network

This system enables job-seekers to view international jobs in real-time, post a resume online and even append a photograph, audio or video clip to their resume. 7,000+ registered employers posting vacancies on a daily basis. Employeers are from countries such as the United Kingdom, Spain, Thailand, China, Italy, Germany, Slovakia, and Poland.

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