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Teaching Jobs in Azores (São Miguel)

English Teachers

Job description


  • Teaching Basic English listening, conversational/speaking skills, reading, writing, grammar to mainly Portuguese locals between 16 and 60 tears of age, while 18-30 remains the largest age group in our language centers
  • Teaching hours from Monday-Friday, the weekends are always off unless there is a certain activity planned (which is subject of extra pay for the ESL teacher)

Benefits overview:

  • Salary 1700/2400 Euro monthly (depending on locations and your qualifications)
  • Free Accommodation provided / fully furnished room
  • Insurance provided
  •  Year-to-year contract commitment


  • You have an interest in learning Portuguese; ideally you already possess a basic knowledge in the Portuguese language (preferred but not essential)
  • You are a qualified secondary teacher who holds a Bachelor’s degree or higher qualification, a Certificate of TEFL or TESOL or CELTA
  • You have a passion for teaching and the ability to provide an inspiring education
  • You are motivated to secure the academic and emotional progress of your students
  • You are dedicated to enabling all students to achieve their potential

Here is what we offer:

  • An attractive salary package of 1700 Euro per month (Ponta Delgada) and 2100 Euro per month (Lisbon)
  • 20 teaching hours per week, each teaching hour is 50 minutes
  • Small classes with an assistant local teacher in each class
  • An attractive benefit package encompassing health care and housing
  • Centrally located schools in beautiful areas of Lisbon and Ponta Delgada

1. Fluent English speakers
2. 25-65 years old
3. University Degree (preferred but not required)
4. TEFL certificate and teaching experience (preferred but not required).