Teach English in France
France, with its colorful history and breath-taking architecture, is also the birthplace of some of the world’s most famous artists and writers. If you have a taste for elegant and refined cuisine, sophisticated culture, art, fashion, and some of the world’s finest wines, then France may be the place for you.
There are abundant museums and theaters, a vibrant music scene, and French people also have a passion for sports, with soccer being the most popular. … Read More
For an English teacher in France, salaries can vary considerably. Expect an average hourly rate between €16-€18 (US$20-23) for freelance teachers in English institutions and public schools. For teachers with contracts, a fixed monthly salary will usually range between €1,300-€1,800 (US$1,600-2,300). About 20% or more will go towards taxes and health insurance. Private tutoring is not common but there are those who insist on having a one on one English lessons. Teachers normally ask about €30-35 (US$38-44) per hour. … Read More
EU citizens are freely permitted to live and work in France of course, but non-EU citizens will have to go through the strict French bureuacracy and weeks of paperwork preparation.
Non-EU teachers, must apply for a long term visa, otherwise known as “visa du long sejour” from their country of origin. With this, the teacher may travel to France to immediately start on the job. Upon arriving, you will need to undergo a medical examination through immigration. If you do not have any serious health problems, you will then be issued a “Residence card” or “carte de sejour”. … Read More