TESOL Jobs in Asia
Asia is widely regarded as one of the world’s top TESOL job destinations. This is mainly due to the fact that there are hundreds of millions of people learning English in Asia and they all need TESOL teachers. In fact, in China alone there are believed to be over 400million people learning English!
TESOL Job Hotspots in Asia
These are our top five TESOL job destinations in Asia. They’re great places to spend a year or two, and they all offer lots of opportunities for Australians to teach English overseas.
TESOL Jobs in Japan
With some of the highest TESOL wages in Asia, loads of TESOL jobs and excellent working conditions, Japan is rightly regarded as one of the world’s top TESOL destinations.
TESOL Jobs in China
Since the Chinese government eased its laws on private ownership and opened its borders to international trade, the number of people studying English has gone through the roof – as has the demand for English teachers!
TESOL Jobs in Thailand
Thailand is South East Asia’s top tourist destination and it also has one of the strongest economies in the region. These two factors combine to make it one of Asia’s top teaching destinations. The stunning natural beauty and laid-back approach to life that attracts all those tourists and backpackers is another good reason to get qualified, pack your bags and teach English in Thailand.
TESOL Jobs in South Korea
Ever since South Korea became a major player in international trade and manufacturing, the demand for qualified TESOL teachers has increased steadily. Due to high wages and great working conditions, it is now widely regarded as one of the best places for both experienced and newly qualified TESOL teachers to find work and live well.
TESOL Jobs in Indonesia
Indonesia is one of Asia’s fastest growing TESOL job destinations. Tourism drives demand for English teachers in places like Sumatra and Bali, while international trade and the oil business means that there are lots of TESOL jobs in major cities like Jakarta and Bandung.
Wages and Cost of Living
How much you can earn and how well you’ll live varies greatly from country to country. In Japan and South Korea TESOL wages are among the highest on the planet, while in Thailand, China and Indonesia you’ll earn less, but your cost of living will be less too. So wherever you end up teaching English in Asia, you’ll be able to live comfortably and have a good time.