Teaching English in Honduras: At a Glance

Teaching English in Honduras: At a Glance

From language schools to private elementary and secondary schools and not-for-profit groups, there is a definite need for teachers of children, teens, and adults in Honduras. With pristine beaches, breathtaking sunsets, spectacular scuba diving in the Bay Islands, and unspoiled landscapes, Honduras is the backpacker’s dream destination. From the misty peaks of Pico Bonito to the white sands of Roatan, Honduras is truly a tropical paradise.
Monthly Salary*:
3,700 - 19,600 HNL
Private Tutoring per Hour:
100 - 240 HNL
Income Tax††: 0 - 5%
Ability to Save per year: 0 - 8,200 CAD
Airfare: Reimbursement (full or partial) sometimes given
Accommodations: Usually included or allowance given
Health Care: Supplementary healthcare recommended
Holidays: Paid
Teaching Hours per Week: 20 - 30
Typical Contract Length: One year or less
Typical Start Month(s): February/March, August/September, or year round
Application Timeline: 1 - 7 Months
Work Visa: Employer sometimes sponsors
Minimum Requirements: Oxford Seminars TESOL/TESL/TEFL Certificate and High School Diploma; Bachelor's Degree preferred
Additional Notes: Schools often prefer in-person applicants; many positions advertised are volunteer or semi-volunteer in nature

Other Latin America Countries:

Argentina ~ Brazil ~ Chile ~ Colombia ~ Costa Rica ~ Ecuador ~ Honduras ~ Mexico ~ Panama ~ Peru

Known as a nature lover's dream, Honduras is becoming a desirable ecotourism destination. ESL tecachers in this beautiful location can explore an incredible amount of flora and fauna with mangroves, two coasts, and the largest rainforest north of the cloud forests.

The combination of Oxford Seminars' internationally recognized TESOL/TESL Certification and our Job Placement Service included with the course makes teaching English abroad a reality. Learn more about teaching English in Honduras 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.