At a Glance: Teaching English in Russia
With English being the international language of business, many Russians are interested in studying ESL. And what with its innumerable attractions, many ESL teachers want to teach in Russia - its famous steppes, ancient fortresses, and decadent palaces are just the beginning of what make Russia such a unique experience.
430 - 1,610 CAD (Feb 23, 2017)†
|Private Tutoring per Hour:||
430 - 3,000 RUB
9.75 - 68.75 CAD (Feb 23, 2017)†
|Ability to Save per year:||500 - 9,500 CAD|
|Airfare:||Reimbursement (full or partial) sometimes given|
|Accommodations:||Usually included or allowance given|
|Teaching Hours per Week:||24 - 30|
|Typical Contract Length:||One year or less|
|Typical Start Month(s):||January or September|
|Application Timeline:||1 - 3 months|
|Work Visa:||Employer sponsors|
|Minimum Requirements:||Bachelor's Degree, Oxford Seminars TESOL/TESL/TEFL Certificate and Teaching Experience|
|Additional Notes:||1 year of Previous ESL teaching experience preferred|
Other Eastern Europe Countries:
Teaching English in Russia may not be as profitable compared to other ESL markets, but Russia offers an unparallelled teaching experience for TESOL/TESL/TEFL certified English teachers.
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 Russia 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.