ESL Volunteer Teachers Needed

ESL / EFL teacher wanted by Skills for Life First work day: ASAP
Native speakers
0 years (beginners, too)
Our Skills for Life program works with people from low income backgrounds in different rural areas of Costa Rica. Our program stems from the Alliance for Bilingualism, an initiative by the government of Costa Rica that looks to expand the reach of the English language.

Job details


ESL / EFL teacher

Work hours:


Student type:

18+ years

Group size:


Contract term:

1-6 months

Contract type:

Work as employee

Institution type:

Language school

School authority:


We are looking for experienced ESL teachers with a TEFL/TESOL certificate who want to come to Costa Rica and change people's lives. Schedules are Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Fridays and weekends are days off to explore Costa Rica!

San José Province, San José, Costa Rica

Who we are looking for

  1. Language proficiency

    Native speakers

  2. Experience

    0 years (beginners, too)

    (Teaching experience is a must, but we also take into account people who've just gotten their TEFL/TESOL certificate.)

  3. Qualification

    B.Ed. + CELTA + DELTA

  4. +21 years old
  5. Clean criminal background check
  6. Availability for a 4 month commitment, minimum

What we offer

  1. Visa support
  2. Homestay with 3 meals a day and laundry service
  3. Small stipend to cover transportation to and from school and extra materials
  4. Full curriculum
  5. Certification of participation signed by the Costa Rican Department of Labor
  6. Completion bonus

San José, Costa Rica

Job location

Skills for Life

About the employer

We are part of ALIARSE, a foundation for sustainability and equality based in San Jose, Costa Rica, whose main goal is to maximize the impact of the different structures of public-private cooperation for sustainable development.
Our program, Skills for Life, seeks to use the English language as a tool to improve employability in different rural areas of the country.

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