TESOL Worldwide - Teach English in Syria
At this time American TESOL Institute is not providing TESOL certification or job placement in Syria. The following countries are embargoed per United States export control regulations.
Myanmar (Burma) - See note below
North Korea (Democratic People's Republic of Korea)
Syria is located in southwest Asia and borders the Mediterranean, Lebanon, Israel, Jordan, Iraq, and Turkey. The official language of Syria is Arabic.
Most educated Syrians speak English; however, English is not widely understood in Syria. Therefore, the market for teaching English there is flourishing. Syrian ESL learners are driven by a desire to enhance their communication skills so as to excel in business and academia on a global level.
Interestingly, the Syrian government rewards its employees for their command of the English language by funding an English scholarship program. The goal is for employees who are awarded the scholarship to succeed in their careers and thus enable the Syrian government to make greater advancement. This demonstrates the need for English teachers in this country.
There are job opportunities in private language schools in Syria. Many of those are in Damascus. On average, teachers receive a modest salary per month.Teaching in Syria Some of the highest paying teaching positions are in the Middle East. Teaching English in the Syria requires prior experience. If you are a seasoned professional, we will support you all the way in your goal to teach English in Syria.
Following the breakup of the Ottoman Empire during World War I, Syria was administered by the French until independence in 1946. In the 1967 Arab-Israeli War, Syria lost the Golan Heights to Israel. Syrian troops - stationed in Lebanon since 1976 in an ostensible peacekeeping role - were withdrawn in April of 2005. Over the past decade, Syria and Israel have held occasional peace talks over the return of the Golan Heights.
Teach English in Syria
Teach English in Syria News
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Updated : Sat, 19 Apr 2014 12:05:10 GMT
Without schooling, children of Syria adrift - Hattiesburg American
Publ.Date : Thu, 10 Apr 2014 21:01:15 GMT
Faith and Values: Spiritual and religious? The Easter possibility - Allentown Morning Call
Publ.Date : Sat, 19 Apr 2014 00:32:21 GMT
Wealthy Qatar, a backer of Syria's armed rebels, makes room for child refugees - Christian Science Monitor
Publ.Date : Sun, 13 Apr 2014 12:02:30 GMT
Award-winning Allentown teacher for the blind says students are her true reward - The Express-Times
Publ.Date : Sat, 19 Apr 2014 09:47:13 GMT
Wealthy Qatar, a backer of Syria's armed rebels, makes room for displaced ... - Christian Science Monitor
Publ.Date : Sun, 13 Apr 2014 15:59:11 GMT
Jordanian jihadis returning from Syrian war rattle Hashemite kingdom - Jerusalem Post
Publ.Date : Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:18:12 GMT
Outcomes in Ukraine, Syria teach lessons of inaction - Mail Tribune
Publ.Date : Tue, 25 Mar 2014 20:02:53 GMT
A tribute to all global healthcare workers - Saudi Gazette
Publ.Date : Fri, 18 Apr 2014 21:22:19 GMT
Why peace usually wins out - San Diego Source (subscription)
Publ.Date : Fri, 18 Apr 2014 17:51:06 GMT
Why the language of Jesus is at risk - The Globe and Mail
Publ.Date : Fri, 18 Apr 2014 21:31:08 GMT
For many years, Americans have provided high quality English instruction to students in China. In recent years, efforts have been made to create a more consistent national policy on housing, pay and other work-related conditions for these teachers. If you're interested in teaching ESL in China, you can find a number of programs through our office in Beijing.
Of all the nations that seek ESL instruction, the demand is higher in Asia than anywhere else. As one of the world leaders in international trade, the ability to speak conversational English is very important to Japanese businessmen and citizens in general. English instruction is so popular there that they actually have something called "conversation lounges" where Japanese citizens pay to speak with native English speakers.
in South Korea
ESL jobs in Korea typically offer up to $2,300 a month in U.S. dollars. Most positions are typically held for at least three months, and often last for several years. In addition to an excellent salary, most positions also provide teachers with round trip airfare, free housing, paid vacations, and medical insurance. Some positions even provide ESL teachers with finishing bonuses in the amount of one month's salary.If you want to work in Korea, we will sponsor your visa application. You need to submit this application in order to work in another country. Failure to complete such an application can lead to a great deal of trouble in the international community. We provide sponsor visa applications for qualified candidates.In order to qualify for teaching positions in Korea, you also need to have earned an undergraduate degree. Most schools prefer if you have earned your degree in Education or a related field. Many teachers also come to Korea with some experience teaching English in American schools. Some schools also look highly upon applicants with some volunteer work with international students.
Our courses ensure that you teach English to students using specific lesson plans and techniques that have proven to be effective over the years. Schools in Spain are often known for their signature style of instruction. On the other hand, if you are certified by a program in the U.S., that also makes you a good candidate.
One way to work in Italy as an English teacher is to work as a freelance tutor. This is one of the more challenging paths to finding work overseas. If you want to work as a freelance tutor, you need to be incredibly resourceful. It's a good idea to get your hands on a phone book to find travel agencies, import companies, and other international businesses that might benefit from providing English instruction to employees. If you're not sure about working in Italy, you can get your feet wet in a summer teaching program. There are several different summer camps that hire American teachers. These camps provide a small income as well as room and board. These camps offer people younger people with the chance to explore teaching English as a foreign language in a safe and nurturing environment. If you want to teach English in Italy, we will work to find you a position there. While these jobs tend to fill up fast, there are some unique opportunities.
in Poland & Eastern Europe
Poland is one of the largest countries in Eastern Europe. It was the re legalization of the trade union Solidarity and the agreement to hold partially free parliamentary elections that appeared to have opened the floodgates of radical reforms that spilled over into other countries of the Soviet bloc. In 1989, a year of drama unmatched in modern history, government after government collapsed in Eastern Europe and politically transformed not only Poland but also East Germany, Hungary, Czechoslovakia, Bulgaria, Romania, and the Soviet Union itself. English Instruction is now common place in Eastern Europe, as the bridge between the East and West continues to grow.