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Teach English in Guatemala

SALARY: US$ 1,100.00 to 1,200.00

WORKING CONDITIONS:
CONTRACT BENEFITS AT Colegio Decroly Americano
CDA requires a one year commitment in order to offer a position in the Educational Exchange Program. The year could be either for one full academic year beginning the first weekday in January and ending the second Friday in November or beginning the first weekend in June and ending the second Friday of next June. Teachers may stay longer if they wish to do so.

• Monthly stipend paid in local currency
• Air fare (the return portion will be provided upon completition of the contract)
• Housing is provided in a one bedroom furnished apartment that includes all basic utilities, cable, internet, electricity, etc.
• Local medical insurance
• Immigration arrangements
• Transportation to/from school on school buses
• Cell phone

*The school opens a bank account and debit card with a local bank.

STIPEND
The monthly stipend is paid in local currency, and it is goes from US$ 1,100.00 to 1,200.00, the cost of living in Guatemala is less expensive than in the US or even other South American countries.

REQUIREMENTS:
We offer an Educational Exchange Program especially designed for newly graduated teachers or professionals interested in obtaining experience in the teaching field.

CONTRACT BENEFITS AT Colegio Decroly Americano
CDA requires a one year commitment in order to offer a position in the Educational Exchange Program. The year could be either for one full academic year beginning the first weekday in January and ending the second Friday in November or beginning the first weekend in June and ending the second Friday of next June. Teachers may stay longer if they wish to do so.

CONTACT INFORMATION:
Please send your resume, and a recent picture to ana.deescobedo@decrolyamericano.com

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