Paid Teacher in Costa Rica
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Paid Teacher in Costa Rica

Program Duration

7-12 Months

Year(s) Offered


Age Requirement

Age Requirement Varies

Participation Guidelines

American, Canadian, Australian, Kiwi, British and Irish Participants.

Cost in USD per week

Less than $100

Program Includes:

Teaching position. Predeparture support. In country support. Airport pick up. 3 day orientation including 3 nights at a hostel, breakfast during the orientation, etc.

Salary & Compensation

Teachers can earn approximately US$750/month paid in local currency.

Language Skills Required

  • English

Experience Required

  • Bachelors
  • Work Experience (1-2 years)


Native English speakers from Australia, Canada, Ireland, New Zealand, UK or US. The equivalent of a Bachelor’s degree in any subject is required. There are teaching positions for science, math and English teachers. If you apply to teach math or science, you will need to have subject work in those areas as well.

There are also positions for part-time preschool teachers, so if that is what you want to teach, you will need to show subjects in preschool education to be considered.

Application Procedures

  • Online Application