ESL Jobs Abroad - Thailand, China, South Korea
ESL Jobs are lucrative opportunities for travelers who want to learn, earn and travel at the same time. The English teaching jobs can be taken in various parts of the world mostly in the non English speaking countries. The ESL teachers who wish to teach English as Second Languages must have an accredited TEFL/CELTA/TESOL certificate. The candidates who have a degree and teaching experience will be able to bag a better ESL job.
The teachers are usually given good money which helps them in sponsoring their trip. In some of the countries the pay is even higher which helps the ESL teachers make a career out of it and even make some savings. While working as ESL teacher in the foreign country it is possible to see and experience the culture of that society upfront.
The payment of the ESL teachers differs from country to country and region to region. In the Middle Eastern countries and in some Asian countries the payment given to the teachers are comparatively high. Many schools give extra facilities to the teachers like accommodation, flight fare and sightseeing.
Sometimes the TESOL teachers are not only expected to teach the students but they have to give English tuitions to their local colleagues. The teachers have to participate in all the special school activities with their colleagues apart from the classes. The teachers can also earn by taking tuitions of other students in the schools permits.
Before taking up an ESL job in the foreign countries, the teachers have to make sure they sign a legal contract and have a work permit. Though it possible to do ESL jobs without any contract it might later lead to major legal problem, so it is better to avoid.