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Teach English abroad in Portugal, Europe's best hot-spot for surfing, and home to one of the oldest Universities in Europe. Lisbon, the capital, is voted the top beautiful places in the region by the European Society for Historic Preservation. During World War Two, Portugal opened it's borders to refugees from throughout Europe creating the modern cosmopolitan culture we find today.

Portugal is the westernmost country in the mainland of Europe, and it shares a border with Spain. It is also bordered by the Atlantic Ocean. According to several sources, Portugal is one of the easiest countries in Europe for non-Europeans to teach English in. One reason is that instructors can get teaching jobs without an EU passport. With TESOL certification, opportunities to teach English are endless. These include helping expatriates improve their English and teaching business English to people who want to succeed in the corporate world. Language schools hire English teachers as well. Also, there are opportunities to tutor privately and to freelance. Teachers find positions both in the big cities and in small towns. Some places of employment offer contracts with fixed salaries; however, a significant number of schools pay on an hourly basis. Monthly salaries are about 1,000 EUR per month. The cost of living in Portugal is around 600 EUR per month. Teaching conditions there are relatively good. Prospective employers usually prefer EU citizenship, college education, and for applicants to be present for the interview process.

Following its heyday as a world power during the 15th and 16th centuries, Portugal lost much of its wealth and status with the destruction of Lisbon in a 1755 earthquake, occupation during the Napoleonic Wars, and the independence in 1822 of Brazil as a colony. A 1910 revolution deposed the monarchy; for most of the next six decades, repressive governments ran the country. In 1974, a left-wing military coup installed broad democratic reforms. The following year, Portugal granted independence to all of its African colonies. Portugal is a founding member of NATO and entered the EC (now the EU) in 1986.

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ENGLISH LANGUAGE TEACHER
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Publ.Date : Fri, 19 Apr 2019 22:13:43 GMT

English Language Teacher
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Publ.Date : Fri, 12 Apr 2019 05:53:44 GMT

Lead Teacher UX/UI Design
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Publ.Date : Thu, 04 Apr 2019 22:14:11 GMT

EFL Teacher
Portugal - teacher. Please note, we can only respond to teachers who are already in the Cascais / Lisbon... to recruit a part-time freelance teacher. Please note, we can only respond to teachers who...
Publ.Date : Wed, 27 Mar 2019 06:52:11 GMT

Freelance Virtual Portuguese Teacher (Portuguese from Portugal)
Lisbon - Job Description: Have the variety of teaching Portuguese virtually with the benefits and the flexibility of a freelance/part-time schedule. You will work with engaged adult lea...
Publ.Date : Thu, 11 Apr 2019 07:36:20 GMT

Teach English in Portugal News

Teaching entry rules relaxed owing to shortages
Sonia Moniz ? who is originally from Portugal ? completed the qualification ... equivalent qualification when she embarked on her initial teacher education. She therefore sat her Higher English last ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 18 Apr 2019 07:55:00 GMT

Next stop Germany for IC Fulbright scholar
Illinois College senior Michael Shereda has received a Fulbright Scholarship to serve as an English teaching assistant in a German school ... the village library and I got books on Dutch, Welsh, ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 19 Apr 2019 02:45:00 GMT

Lewiston students ?excited to learn? English
LEWISTON ? After her English Language Learner students filed into a Montello Elementary School classroom on a recent morning, teacher Susan Slee announced ... Other common languages are Portuguese, ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 15 Apr 2019 19:35:00 GMT

What teachers can learn from teens in a transmedia world
In this unique international cooperation, participating teams from Spain, Finland, Italy, Portugal, Uruguay, the UK, and associated partners are motivated to continue updating the online teacher?s kit ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 11 Apr 2019 05:14:00 GMT

Vietnamese CEO creates smooth-talking app for English learners
Elsa Speak uses artificial intelligence and voice recognition to teach students how to develop American English accents ... Van also said that talent in Portugal is cheaper than in Silicon ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 13 Apr 2019 00:23:00 GMT

Meet Clive Nates, shy Joburg hedgie inspiring English soccer?s fairytale Imps
They had full time jobs in teaching. I lived in Essex which is two ... with the team?s top two goal scorers this season, Portuguese winger Bruno Andrade (left ? 10 goals), and English striker John ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 15 Apr 2019 09:02:00 GMT

Northeastern students awarded two Truman, nine Fulbright scholarships
Frey, who is studying communications at Northeastern, will teach English in Brazil. She has a comprehensive understanding of three languages besides English: French, Portuguese, and Italian. Frey ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 16 Apr 2019 13:54:00 GMT

My Picture Book for Kids is a parenting app to teach toddlers new words
If you are looking for a fun and kid-friendly app to keep your toddler occupied for some time, check out XDA Recognized Developer sylsau?s My Picture Book for Kids, an app that tries to teach ... app ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 08 Apr 2019 07:38:00 GMT

Universities of Portugal, Belgium sign agreements on student, teacher exchange
LISBON, Oct. 23 (Xinhua) -- Portuguese and Belgian universities signed Tuesday in Lisbon agreements on student and teacher exchange agreements as part of the ongoing visit to Portugal of the Belgian ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 23 Oct 2018 15:35:00 GMT

UMA English professor to teach at University of Lisbon in Portugal in Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program
AUGUSTA ? Lisa Botshon, an English Professor at the University of Maine at Augusta, has received a Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program award to Portugal where she will teach graduate and undergraduate ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 24 Jan 2018 00:50:00 GMT

Portugal to end precarious working conditions for over 3,000 teachers
LISBON, Feb. 2 (Xinhua) -- Over 3,000 teachers in Portugal in unstable working conditions will be given permanent contracts from next year. The measure was approved on Thursday at a cabinet meeting in ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 02 Feb 2017 13:56:00 GMT

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