Asia & India
Population : 1,313,973,713
Capital : Beijing
Currency : Yuan
Languages ; Chinese or Mandarin, Yue (Cantonese), Wu (Shanghaiese), Minbei (Fuzhou), Minnan (Hokkien-Taiwanese), Xiang, Gan, Hakka dialects, minority languages
More Information on China: From major cities like Shanghai and Beijing that are becoming quickly westernized to ancient ruins and sites such as the Great Wall and opulent palaces, there is much to explore and experience in China.
Teachers Needed in China
There is a need to learn English and many teaching opportunities in China because of the growth of English as a global second language. China has become a rapidly growing player in the global economy, so manufacturers and business people have a real need to learn English for business purposes.
The average salary is 4000 - 5000 CNY, the average cost of living is 600 - 1200 CNY and vacation time is typically paid. Accommodations are provided with teaching positions while health care is included with some teaching positions but not all.
Population : 6,748,389
Capital : n/a
Currency : Hong Kong Dollar
Languages : Chinese (Mandarin, Cantonese) and English
More Information on Hong Kong: In 1997, Hong Kong's sovereignty was returned by Great Britain back to the People's Republic of China. Hong Kong is synonymous with buildings and skyscrapers and offers the #1 skyline in the world as well as its Symphony of Light show. In addition to this, Hong Kong offers amazing shopping, restaurants, and night life for an exciting, fast paced city.
Teachers needed in Hong Kong
Hong Kong is a large international trade center and port with a large share of the tier 1 businesses and industry in Asia. Hong Kong offers good salaries and most positions provide accommodation in this city well known for its accommodation costs.
The average salary is 15,000 to 18,000 HKD, the average cost of living is 2,000 - 3,000, and vacation time is typically paid. Accommodations and health care are typically provided with teaching positions.
Population : 1,027,015,248
Capital : New Delhi
Currency : Rupee
Languages : Hindi, English plus 21 other languages but has over 800 recorded languages and over 2000 dialects.
More Information on India: India offers a diverse land with mountains and skiing in the north to tropical beaches in the south. Mumbai and New Delhi offer huge cities of shopping, markets, restaurants, and many attractions. Outlying areas offer numerous palaces, nature reserves, and beautiful country to see and explore.
Teachers Needed in India
India has fast become an information technology giant in the world with many companies outsourcing work here. This influx of customer service representatives and IT and business employees has created a demand for formal English teachers despite English being an official language.
Population : 127,333,002
Capital : Tokyo
Currency : Yen
Languages : Japanese
More Information on Japan: Much of Japan's land is unsuitable for residential or industrial habitat. This forces people to live in about 20% of the actual land space and allows for many cities to have populations of over 1 million. Tokyo has a population of 8,535,792. You will find large, modern cities with much to do, see, and experience such as great shopping, restaurants, and nightlife. Coastal areas offer stunning beaches and, of course, there are plenty of activities on Mount Fuji.
Japan is an epicenter for electronic, automotive, and financial business and always has a demand for English teachers. Positions can vary from schools to private schools and business positions that pay extremely well.
The average salary is 225,000 to 250,000 JPY, the average cost of living is 150,000 - 160,000 JPY and vacation time is typically paid. Accommodations are sometimes included and health care is typically provided with teaching positions.
Population : 23,151,423
Capital : Kathmandu
Currency : Rupee
Languages : Nepali
More Information on Nepal: Nepal, well known for Mount Everest, offers a diverse land with hundreds of birds, butterflies, flora, and fauna and some of the best hiking available in the world. Kathmandu offers shopping for great fabrics and jewellery and a relaxed escape from the busy North American lifestyle.
Teachers Needed in Nepal
Nepal is a growing nation with a new demand for English Teachers.
Population : 49,024,737
Capital : Seoul
Currency : Won
Languages : Korean
More Information on South Korea: South Korea is a mix of big city and traditional countryside. Explore Seoul's arts and culture, restaurants, and big city life. Enjoy skiing, kayaking, and rafting in the mountains or swimming at exotic beaches. Visit ancient temples and view traditional festivals. South Korea offers inexpensive living, good shopping, and great culture.
Teachers Needed in South Korea
With a world class economy dependent on exporting, English teachers are in large demand. Teaching opportunities span teaching English in Seoul or in smaller cities and villages in the countryside to students ranging from business people to children in schools or private institutions.
The average salary is 1.5 - 2 million KRW, the average cost of living is 500,000 - 600,000 KRW, and vacation time is typically paid. Both accommodations and health care are provided.
Population : 22,858,872
Capital : Taipei
Currency : Taiwan Dollar
Languages : Mandarin and Taiwanese
More Information on Taiwan: Very little is ever shown about Taiwan and its beauty. Taiwan offers a vast mountainous area with hiking trails and breathtaking views to exotic beaches. Taipei offers a large city with many cultural sites, such as Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall and the National Palace Museum, and offers 5000 years of Chinese history.
Teachers Needed in Taiwan
With a world class economy dependent on exporting, English teachers are in high demand. Teaching opportunities span teaching English to business people or children in schools or private institutions in Taipei or in smaller villages in the countryside.
The average salary is 50,000 - 60,000 TWD, the average cost of living is 10,000 - 12,500 TWD, and vacation time is typically paid. Both accommodations and health care are typically not provided.
Population : 60,916,441
Capital : Bangkok
Currency : Bhat
Languages : Thai
More Information on Thailand: Thailand offers a large modern city with Bangkok and offers modern transportation, restaurants, and shopping mixed with over 400 Buddhist temples to explore and visit. Thailand offers a relaxed environment with plenty of time to visit some of the best beaches and scuba diving available in the world and time to enjoy the tropical climate that is available year round.
Teachers Needed in Thailand
Bangkok is a growing financial and industrial hub of Southeast Asia and is where the majority of teaching positions are available.
The average salary is 20,000 - 40,000 THB, the average cost of living is 15,000 - 18,000 THB, and vacation time is typically paid. Accommodations are not provided but Health Insurance is typically provided with teaching positions.
Population : 76,323,173
Capital : Hanoi
Currency : Dong
Languages : Vietnamese
More Information on Vietnam: Vietnam offers friendly people, a relaxed environment, amazing beauty, and a warm tropical climate year round. Most of Vietnam consists of mountains and hills and offers breathtaking scenery and an abundance of history. Ho Chi Min and Hanoi offer cities with European and Chinese influences with great cuisine and many museums and beautiful parks.
Teachers Needed in Vietnam
Vietnam is one of the fastest growing countries in the world with a GNP increase over 8% in the last few years. This growth places a demand on learning the world's business language - English.
The average salary is 10 - 25 million VND, the average cost of living is 2 - 3 million VND, and vacation time is typically paid. Accommodations and Health Insurance are not provided with all positions.