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Teach English in Guatemala

Teach English in Guatemala

Teach English in Guatemala ( General Information )

Guatamala is a country with a rich culture and strong national identity. About 70% of the country consists of mountainous regions, and the economy is largely based on agriculture, with fruits and vegetables a major export. It’s an attractive destination for teachers seeking a slower pace of life.

There is a strong demand for EFL teachers in Guatemala because competency in English is important for students applying to unversity and is a requirement for most good jobs in the country. …  Read More 

Teach English in Guatemala ( Cost of Living )

The monthly salary for foreign English teachers in Guatemala is between US$500-800. The normal per hour rate is around US$2-5 in language institutions, US$5-8 for private students and US$10-18 per hour tutoring employees in big companies. Most schools also offer free Spanish lessons to their teachers and some provide teaching resources and training, if needed. …  Read More 

Teach English in Guatemala ( Visa Requirements )

To legally teach in Guatemala, you need to apply for both a residence visa and a work permit. Citizens of the  USA, Canada and EU countries are allowed to enter Guatemala without visas for a maximum of 90 days. Citizens of other countries are required to apply for visas. …  Read More