Which countries accept non-native English teachers?

Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Mexico, Panama, and Peru are some of the best places to start in Latin America. However, you will need a TESOL, TEFL, or CELTA certificate to teach just about anywhere in Latin America.

Can I teach English abroad if I am not a native speaker?

Yes. Non-native speakers can teach English abroad and online. While some countries require citizenship from a native English-speaking nation, there are still dozens of nations where schools will hire non-native speakers. The key is to be fluent and to get an accredited TEFL certification.

How much do foreign English teachers make in Vietnam?

The average salary for ESL teachers in Vietnam is around $1,200 USD per month for a first time teacher. Those with more experience and qualifications can expect to bring in up to $2,000 USD per month, depending on the employer.

Can non native English speakers teach in Vietnam?

The legal requirements for non-native speakers changed in 2020. Now, non-native-speakers can only get Work Permit if they have a degree, teaching certificate and English certificate at C1 level or equivalent. You won’t need an English certificate if you have a degree in English language or teaching.

Can I be a teacher if English is not my first language?

You can definitely TEFL if you’re not a native English speaker, but are fluent in English. In fact, over 20,000 i-to-i TEFL graduates speak English as a second language, to a high level, and they all successfully passed their courses and have gone on to become TEFL teachers!

Does Cambly accept non natives?

You can apply for an online ESL teaching job at Cambly as a non-native English speaker, as long as you’re good enough. The pay rate is $0.17 per minute, which adds up to $10.20 per hour, paid via Paypal.

Can a non native English speakers teach in Korea?

Be Native English Speaker Indian citizens are also eligible to teach English in Korea with proof of high English ability and a teaching license. Some private academies may hire teachers who have a high TOEFL score if you’re a non-native English speaker. But you will not be eligible for the standard E2 teaching visa.

Can you teach English in Vietnam without a degree?

Vietnam. Another popular country to teach in Southeast Asia, Vietnam has plenty of opportunities for teaching overseas without a degree.

How much money can you save teaching English in Vietnam?

Many teachers in Vietnam generally save around $500 USD or more a month. To earn even more money, some teachers will take on private students looking to learn English or will even teach English online a few hours a week to pad their pockets.

Can non-native English speakers find TEFL work?

We’re happy to say, yes! There are lots of TEFL jobs out there for non-native English speakers. In fact, there are probably as many opportunities for non-native speakers as there are for native speakers, providing you speak a good level of English.