At a Glance: Teaching English in Nepal
Teach English in the shadow of Mount Everest; this is an extremely rewarding and unique teaching opportunity.
|Accommodations:||Usually included or allowance given|
|Health Care:||Rarely included|
|Teaching Hours per Week:||15 - 30|
|Typical Contract Length:||One year or less|
|Typical Start Month(s):||Year round|
|Application Timeline:||1 - 3 months|
|Private Tutoring per Hour:||100 - 400 NPR|
|Income Tax††:||0% (Volunteer)|
|Cost of Living**:||Cost of a Big Mac Not Available|
As of 05-25-2013
1.00 CAD = 86.35 NPR
100.00 NPR = 1.16 CAD
|Ability to Save:||Low|
|Visa:||Assistance not typically included|
|Minimum Requirements:||Oxford Seminars TESOL/TESL/TEFL Certificate and High School Diploma|
|Additional Notes:||Accomodation, meals and airport pickup are generally provided|
Other East Asia / Southeast Asia Countries:
An ancient and highly diverse country in its culture, religious beliefs, and topography, Nepal offers a variety of different activities for TESOL/TESL certified teachers. There is something that appeals to everyone here, whether you are a white water rafter or a poet.
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 Nepal 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.
** The Big Mac Index is a credible, reliable, third-party cost-of-living index created by The Economist. For comparison purposes, it lists the cost of a Canadian Big Mac at $4.73.
† Exchange rates are subject to change. Check www.xe.com for current rates.
†† Income tax rate is based on the amount of yearly income. Most TESOL/TESL instructors will be charged no more than the minimum percentage.
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.