Teaching English in Costa Rica

Teaching English in Costa Rica

Costa Rica
Costa Rica

4,327,000     Capital: San Jose      Currency: Colon

Languages: Spanish

More Information on Costa Rica: Costa Rica is well known for its lush tropical forests and incredible beaches. It offers tropical weather year round and a list of outdoor activities that would please any outdoor enthusiast including: hiking, rafting, scuba diving, snorkeling, wind surfing, kayaking, and much more.

Teaching English in Costa Rica can be an enlightening experience. Along with job opportunities in several sectors, you get to live amidst eco friendly lifestyle, enjoying world’s best hiking, scuba diving, snorkeling, and rafting opportunities.

Located in beautiful Jacó beach on Costa Rica’s Pacific coast, you can study while having easy access to all of the country’s culture and physical beauty. As you prepare to teach English abroad you will be living the dream of staying at the beach at one of our beautiful, centrally located accommodation options in downtown Jacó.

Receive your internationally recognized 120-hour Advanced TESOL certificate in one month while staying in pristine Jacó beach, Costa Rica. Our program is designed so that you have time to explore Costa Rica while you get TESOL certified.

While you study in Costa Rica, our certified TESOL instructors will assist you in finding your ideal job and even set up trips for you to see all the hot spots the country has to offer.

Participate in fun activities, learn Spanish, volunteer, participate in internships and travel on weekends.

 For more information, visit http://globaltesolcostarica.com/

As Costa Rica is a booming tourism economy, the interactions with the western world in terms of business is high. This made knowing English a priority among the businessmen and students. Costa Rica is looking for teachers to teach English in high schools, colleges and other language institutions.

For teaching English in Costa Rica, you require a university degree and TESOL certification. Most of the Costa Rican schools want their teachers to be certified. Global TESOL College offers exclusive on-site and in-class TESOL, TEFL and other diploma courses that enables you to teach English overseas. The certification earned from Global TESOL College gives you invaluable experience to teach in classroom setting and boost your experience to teach in a foreign culture. The certification also enhances the chances of securing a job easily in some of the best schools and colleges. Global TESOL College also assists you in securing an international placement in your preferred country.

Costa Rica has a booming tourism economy from North American and European markets which has created a demand for English teachers.

For more information about teaching in Costa Rica and becoming an overseas English teacher contact Global Tesol.



University Degree and Global TESOL College Certificate

Monthly Salary:

0-400,000 CRC

Typical Contract:

Six months-One year

High Hiring Season:

September, December

Teaching Hours/Week:


Private Tutoring:

2,500 CRC /hr


Not included


Not included

Health Care:

Sometimes included


Usually paid


Employer assisted

Income Tax:

10-15 %

Exchange rate:

$ 1 CAN = 500 CRC


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