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    Job Offer Program

    In addition to the job contacts worldwide, you will have the opportunity of Teaching English in the 5 following destinations: intriguing China, modern South Korea, exotic Thailand, mysterious Saudi Arabia, exciting Spain, charming France, fun Mexico, or Online! Through the Job Offer program, you will be introduced to different private, public and language schools, and we will assist you in the whole process. Learn more!


    Teaching English in the USA:

    Each state has its own regulations in regard to acceptable teaching qualifications. After obtaining necessary certification in some states these will only be issued on a conditional basis. It is not an easy task to accomplish but it is set up this way to ensure that the teacher is dedicated to the work. The foreigner seeking certification should be aware that qualifications do not transfer from state to state. There are hundreds of ESL schools that the job seeker can first research through resources such as magazines or the internet and then send a resume to. There has been a steady influx of immigrants into the country so positions are available for teaching adults and children. Many colleges have a job site board where one can browse to look for positions; as well there are state run schools for young learners which will also have jobs posted. Pay scale and cost of living will vary from state to state these can be negotiated accordingly to ensure comfortable living arrangements. The starting salary for English teachers in the USA ranges from $17-22 USD per hour.

    As you know, it is hard enough to find a good job these days in your own community, much less in a foreign country overseas. We understand how challenging it can be to master the ins and outs of job markets in countries such as Korea, Spain, or Argentina. That is why we provide comprehensive, lifetime job search guidance to all of our students and graduates, encompassing all of the expertise you will need to navigate job markets anywhere in world. Whether you want to teach in Santiago, Seoul or St. Petersburg, we will show you how you can take advantage of job opportunities that match your specific goals and qualifications.



    Basics about the hiring process in different job markets around the world:

    • There are typically 200,000 English teaching job openings each year around the world.
    • Each year, 50% of English instructors tend to leave after their contract is over, thus creating approximately 100,000 new teaching positions. The English teaching market is a revolving door of teachers constantly coming and going.
    • Every country has its own hiring season. Knowing the cycles, seasons, procedures and requirements in each country is key to finding thousands of English teaching openings.


    How does ITTO assist you with your job search?

    All students receive comprehensive job search guidance assistance to help them find professional English teaching jobs in Europe, Asia, Latin America and the Middle East. Job search guidance workshops are provided throughout the four week teacher training program in Chicago. Job search guidance workshops will cover:


    • Personal guidance from an experienced Job Search Advisor– Our expert Job Search Advisors are available to speak with you and correspond by email to address all of your questions and to assist you with every aspect of your job search. From writing your resume/CV and cover letter, coaching you on the interview process in different markets, to helping you assess which destinations might be the best fit for you, we are here to help!.
    • ESL job search manual: All of our graduates receive 180 page manual containing all relevant information for major job markets around the world, including hiring seasons, academic standards, and the interview process. Templates for successful resumes and cover letters are also included. This manual incorporates extensive listings of online resources, including nearly 100 ESL international job boards.
    • ESL worldwide school directory: We will send you a directory of approximately 8,000 schools worldwide that you can contact directly regarding employment opportunities. Referrals to preferred recruiters, placement agencies and language schools: We enjoy a strong relationship with schools, recruiters and placement agencies throughout the world.




    Travelling in the USA

    Teach English in United States of America Start teaching abroad right away! Teaching English in the USA Red tape can be quite overwhelming if one seeks work in the U.S.A. and is not a citizen. Each state has its own regulations in regard to acceptable teaching qualifications. After obtaining necessary certification in some states these will only be issued on a conditional basis. It is not an easy task to accomplish but it is set up this way to ensure that the teacher is dedicated to the work. The foreigner seeking certification should be aware that qualifications do not transfer from state to state. There are hundreds of ESL schools that the job seeker can first research through resources such as magazines or the internet and then send a resume to. There has been a steady influx of immigrants into the country so positions are available for teaching adults and children. Many colleges have a job site board where one can browse to look for positions; as well there are state run schools for young learners which will also have jobs posted. Pay scale and cost of living will vary from state to state these can be negotiated accordingly to ensure comfortable living arrangements.

    Traveling to the USA Known as one the world's most powerful and successful nations the United States of America has a population of over 290 million people. The country has a remarkably varied climate and geography. It borders Canada and Mexico as well as the North Pacific and North Atlantic Oceans. There is a chain of mountains which are called the Rockies that line the north western states of Colorado, Montana and Wyoming. Climate is mainly temperate. Temperatures in most of the country can be as low as 30 F in winter months up to 100 F in summer months. Some northern states receive heavy snowfall. Florida and Hawaii enjoy hotter temperatures year round as they are tropical climates. Alaska has a very brief summer and year round is much colder as it has an arctic climate. Economically the country sees growth year after year and unemployment remains low. The market seems to work in such a way so that investors may move their money around quite freely. Technological advances have been responsible for much of the world market monetary gains. The government historically spends a very large amount of tax dollars on military might. There are many beautiful landscapes to visit as well as many exciting cityscapes to explore in the U.S. and depending on what your interests are there is sure to be something within the country to please. Regions have their own cultures. The north east coast is known for having the most sophisticated of all people. New York City is well established in the art scene and is so different from any other city in the country that it seems at times to be a country unto itself. People move at a very quick pace; there are many restaurants, galleries, live theater venues and bars to see and be seen in. Late spring is the best time to go as the weather is moderate and the crowds are not overwhelming.