About Teaching English in Lebanon
Where else in the Middle East can you ski in the morning, plunge into the Mediterranean in the afternoon, and enjoy world-class cuisine at night? A relatively small market for English teachers, Lebanon is known for its cosmopolitan capital of Beirut, spectacular natural beauty, exquisite cuisine, and the broad cultural and religious diversity of its population.
Most first-time English teachers will gain employment by interviewing in person once they arrive in Lebanon, and they will also be responsible for their airfare, as well as housing. Wages are not high, but due to the lower cost of
Schools typically offer around 20-30 hours per week of work, leaving you plenty of
English jobs in Lebanon are concentrated in Beirut, Tripoli, Sidon, Byblos, Tyre, and other major cities. Most schools prefer to employ English teachers with a BA and definitely a TEFL certification. Please note, that while a Bachelor’s degree is not required to secure a job in this country, it still can be strongly preferred by employers. If you do not have a degree, you should be prepared for a more competitive job search.