Teaching English in Portugal
Population: 10,148,259 Capital: Lisbon Currency: Euro Languages: Portuguese
More Information on Portugal: Portugal offers a warm mediterranean climate year round with great beaches, a relaxed attitude, and a good nightlife.
Portugal also offers historic castles, forts, and villages as well as rugged coastlines and nature reserves and has a full range of activities.
opean countries always require English teachers for business, industry, and because of its world language status.
The average monthly salary is 700 – 1,000 EUR, the average monthly cost of living is 500 – 650 EUR, and vacation time is typically not paid. Accommodations are not provided but health care is with most teaching positions.
|Requirements:||University Degree and TESOL Training International Certificate|
|Monthly Salary:||725-1,000 EUR|
|Typical Contract:||Nine months to one year|
|High Hiring Season:||January, September|
|Private Tutoring:||20-30 EUR /hr|
|Accommodations:||Usually not included|
|Airfare:||Usually not included|
|Holidays:||Usually not paid|
|Visa:||Difficult for non-EU citizens; employer must prove teacher is expert in his/her field and that they are not taking position from the EU citizen. Employer must be willing to sponsor visa.|
|Income Tax:||10.5-42 %|
|Exchange rate:||$ 1 CAN = 0.73 EUR|