At a Glance: Teaching English in Georgia

At a Glance: Teaching English in Georgia

Georgia’s appetite for the English language is growing, and with it the demand for ESL teachers. The appeal of old Europe and conveniences of a modernizing country make Georgia a fascinating teaching destination.

Monthly Salary*:
400 - 750 GEL
220 - 420 CAD (Oct 24, 2016)
Private Tutoring per Hour:
10 - 20 GEL
5.50 - 11.25 CAD (Oct 24, 2016)
Income Tax††: 15 - 20%
Ability to Save per year: 500 - 4,000 CAD
Airfare: Fully paid for or reimbursed
Accommodations: Usually included or allowance given
Health Care: Included
Holidays: Paid
Teaching Hours per Week: 15 - 30
Typical Contract Length: One year or less
Typical Start Month(s): January, August, or year round
Application Timeline: 2 - 5 months
Work Visa: Employer sponsors
Minimum Requirements: Two Year College Diploma and Oxford Seminars TESOL/TESL/TEFL Certificate
Additional Notes: Teachers staying for two consecutive semesters receive free round-trip vacation airfare between semesters

Other Eastern Europe Countries:

Bulgaria ~ Czech Republic ~ Georgia ~ Hungary ~ Poland ~ Romania ~ Russia ~ Slovakia ~ Turkey

Nestled among Russia, Turkey, the Black Sea, Armenia, and Azerbaijan, Georgia’s diverse landscape includes scenic mountains, gorgeous beaches, and lush forests. Striking cathedrals and castles dot the countryside and bring to life the country’s history, charm, and warmth.

The combination of Oxford Seminars' internationally recognized TESOL/TESL Certification and our Graduate Placement Service included with the course makes teaching English abroad a reality. Learn more about teaching English in Georgia and other opportunities teaching English abroad by calling 1-800-269-6719, or by attending an upcoming free Information Session in your area.

* Wages vary depending on the economy of the country.
Exchange rates are subject to change. Check for current rates.
†† You will be paying income tax while teaching abroad, and the tax rate can change depending on how much money you earn.

Oxford Seminars makes every effort to keep our information as up-to-date and accurate as possible. However, individual teaching positions and experiences may vary with job market conditions. Specific information listed cannot be guaranteed to be applicable when you are seeking employment teaching ESL in a specific country.

Note that certain positions require additional qualifications and credentials that are not negotiable due to specific country legislation.