At a Glance: Teaching English in Kyrgyzstan
The ESL market in Kyrgyzstan is beginning to emerge in this land once under the rule of Russia. Its quest to develop tourism in its economic development calls to embrace the global language of English.
570 - 1,810 CAD (Jan 18, 2017)†
|Private Tutoring per Hour:||
200 - 500 KGS
3.75 - 9.50 CAD (Jan 18, 2017)†
|Ability to Save per year:||500 - 17,000 CAD|
|Airfare:||Reimbursement (full or partial) usually given|
|Accommodations:||Sometimes included or allowance may be given|
|Health Care:||Supplementary healthcare recommended|
|Teaching Hours per Week:||20 - 40|
|Typical Contract Length:||One year or less|
|Typical Start Month(s):||Year round|
|Application Timeline:||3 - 4 months|
|Work Visa:||Employer sometimes sponsors|
|Minimum Requirements:||Bachelor's Degree and Oxford Seminars TESOL/TESL/TEFL Certificate|
|Additional Notes:||Previous ESL teaching experience preferred; most job opportunities located in the capital, Bishkek; Kyrgyzstan is often referred to as the “Switzerland of Central Asia”|
Other East Asia / Southeast Asia Countries:
Kyrgyzstan, known for its imposing mountains, exotic flora and fauna, and pristine natural territories, is one of the most interesting places on the planet. Along with the country’s beauty, the unparalleled hospitality and warmth of the nomadic Kyrgyzstan people is magnetic and memorable.
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 Kyrgyzstan 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 www.xe.com 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.