There are many opportunities for those seeking to teach English as a second or other language. These include:

  • teaching English overseas at schools, universities, private language colleges etc.
  • teaching English in Australia in private language colleges, university language centres or TAFE


Prospective students should be aware that a Bachelor of Education is required for teaching in an Australian primary or secondary school.

Students are also encouraged to consult with prospective employers about their specific requirements and employment policies and procedures.