Why should you teach in Asia?
There are very good prospects for ESL teachers in Asia and ATI brings to you an amazing opportunity to work in some of the exotic oriental destinations. Through the 'Travel and Teach Project' of ATI it is possible for the candidates to do an online course and then work in the country of their choice (Thailand/China/Korea). ESL Jobs in Asia are lucrative as the demand for English teachers is very high. Thailand, China and Korea are three countries of Asia which are growing at a very fast pace. With the booming economy, these countries of Asia have grown as significant tourist destination mainly visited by westerners. With the growing competition in the global economic market the requirement of English language is also developing simultaneously so is the demand of TESOL teachers.
The teaching opportunities for the ESL teachers in Asia are not just limited to the schools but various foreign language institutes also hire teachers. In Korea, many corporate hire ESL teachers for training their employees as the knowledge of this foreign language is necessary in all works of life now days. To Teach English as Foreign Language the teachers are required to have a TEFL certificate from an accredited institution and fulfill the required criteria.
The best part of teaching English in Asia is that while teaching in the
countries like Thailand, Korea or China it will be possible for them to
travel around these countries. The travelers can earn as teachers which will
help them in sponsoring their trip to these exotic locations. Another most
important factor of working as second language English teachers in Asia is
that the tourists can see the culture of the society very closely and mingle
with the local people. In these oriental countries, the profession of
teachers is highly respected and thus it gives a sense of satisfaction.