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Teaching English in Peru


27,219,266   Capital: Lima   Currency: Nuevo Sol

Languages: Spanish

More Information on Peru: Peruvian people are known for their kind and open nature and their land is known for its mountains and beautiful sites. With many nature reserves, rivers, lakes, and forests, there is plenty to do for any outdoor enthusiast. In addition, Peru offers cities with an old European style and the mysteries of Machu Picchu to explore for those interested in history and architecture.

  Teachers Needed in Peru

Peru has a growing tourism industry and, with new trade agreements with the US as well as privatization of its key industries, the economy is growing and the need for English with it.

The average monthly salary is 1600 - 2100 PEN, the average monthly cost of living is 900 PEN, and vacation time is typically not paid. Netiher accommodations nor health care are provided. For more information about teaching in Peru and becoming an overseas English teacher contact Global Tesol.



Global TESOL College Certificate

Monthly Salary:

1,200-2,000 PEN

Typical Contract:

One year

High Hiring Season:

All year round

Teaching Hours/Week:


Private Tutoring:

14-46 PEN /hr


Employer assisted


Usually not included

Health Care:

Not included


Sometimes included


Employer assisted; degree not required

Income Tax:

15-27 %

Exchange rate:

$ 1 CAN = 2.7 PEN

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