Paid Teaching Placements
Do you want to experience living and working abroad, learning new skills and earn money at the same time?
You could earn up to £1,700 per month on one of our our Paid Teaching placements overseas!
Our Covid-19 Guarantee gives you reassurance and helps you plan ahead in turbulent times.
Why choose Placement Year International to arrange your Paid Teaching placement overseas?
Quite simply, we do all the hard work for you!
We are experts at arranging paid work placements around the world. We arrange the TEFL course so that you have the skills to do the job, and we guarantee your work placement on completion of the course.
From the moment you join, we guide you through the process making it stress-free. We help arrange visas and we liaise with University staff to ensure your course requirements are met and we help you complete necessary paperwork such as health and safety documents.
My TEFL course
All our paid teaching placements include a 120 hour TEFL qualification.
Depending on the country you choose, this may be completed in the UK before starting your trip, or when you arrive in your destination. Job offers will be subject to successful completion of the TEFL course.
Where will I work on my Paid Teaching Placement?
We will match your personal preferences, interests and your previous work experience with the most suitable placement. This personal approach ensures you receive the experience and training you want and the host company receives someone with the skills they need.
We work with a number of host institutions to offer Paid Teaching placements overseas. They include:
- Junior schools
- Secondary schools
- Private language schools
- Online tuition companies
"I thank you for your support. It really was a great experience."
Fabien Shaikh, Nottingham Trent University
Nepal Business, Jan 2022
"Did a great job at finding me a placement in my chosen country and in my chosen field - especially given the difficulties of Covid and restricted travel."
Harry Moore, Loughborough University
"I always wanted to work in the UK as it has a rich culture. I have expanded my global connections. You were very helpful and informative."
Charmian Chang, University of Surrey
"I improved my communication, confidence, team work skills. Placement Year International is highly professional and organised. The communication and assistance was great, even after everything was sorted out with contracts!"
Feruza Shakir, University of Huddersfield
"Your service and that of your staff has been phenomenal!"
Geoffrey Frey, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
"I am working as sales and marketing Intern. Placement Year International could not make it any simpler. I am actively referring my friends."
Satwik Shiv, Nottingham Trent University
"It is a great established company with a lovely director who is very engaging to interns. I will recommend for my fellow Bournemouth University students."
Mei Smith, Bournemouth University
"I definitely enjoyed my placement in Nepal and the process for applying was made very easy by the team at Placement Year International."
Sam Galloway, University of Glasgow