By Charles Orth
What is your citizenship?
Requirements for teaching English in Russia:
The basic requirements you need to meet to get a professional job teaching English in Russia include having a TEFL certification; an understanding of the hiring and visa process; an interest in teaching English to children or adults; and savings for start-up costs. You do not need a degree to teach English in Russia nor do you need teaching experience prior to earning your TEFL certification.
By: Kristine Bolt
I love my job. That's something I never said before a few months ago, and I've been working for almost twenty years! And I'm saying it about a job that, as a teenager, I swore to my mom that I would never do. Ah, the folly of youth. But let's back up so you can catch up.
June 15, 2018
Interested in teaching English in Russia? You're in the right place! Visas are an important part of planning your adventure overseas, so you want to make sure you're familiar with the process before you head abroad. The following is the most common type of visa that can be obtained for teaching English in Russia.
The type of visa you'll need in Russia (and how you get that visa) will depend on your nationality, teaching job and perhaps other factors like whether you get your job in advance of your arrival, or if you get hired locally in Russia. Be sure to speak to an International TEFL Academy Advisor by calling 773-634-9900 to discuss your specific questions and concerns about your visa for teaching English in Russia.