ESL / EFL Listings Directory
With over 10,000 registered teachers, 51talk is one of the biggest providers of English education in China. 51Talk is the 1 on 1 part of the business, and the group class section is called HAWO. Teacher's hourly pay is around $18.
"My name is Alexa and I am a Canadian expat teaching English in Taiwan. Follow my adventures as I write about the new experiences, challenges and quirks I encounter while living abroad."
This is another basic site offering an extensive list of teaching jobs in China. The site owner claims to not be an agent but offers some support in job search if needed. Teachers can search for jobs by province and apply online.
"My name is Chris Broad and in August 2012 I moved to Japan on the Jet Programme to become a teacher. Japan is an incredible place and I make YouTube videos in the hope that I can encourage more people to come here and see and experience it for themselves."
A blog written by Richelle who describes herself as a "serial expat". She spent over five years living in China. There is loads of information about teaching in China from the process of getting a job to tips about using technology in China.
This is another sponsored blog post written by a British lady who taught in Indonesia back in 2017. There is more about the country and culture than the teaching and work life. However, still a useful read to get a perspective of a foreigner.
This chain of English conversation teaching private schools in Japan is considered one of the historical "Big Four" eikaiwa schools. it has over 250 branches across Japan providing classes for both kids and adults. Teachers can apply for jobs via their global offices listed on their website.
The air pollution in China is a big issue and staying informed about the daily air quality and conditions is important. There are plenty of apps which report the air quality but AirVisual is one of the top apps across the globe using the latest data and technology.
The most popular online jobsite for teachers looking for jobs in Thailand. It has all the usual features of a modern day job site with search filtering and online applications. All the major recruiters, schools and academies will use this site. There are some other useful sections to the site with plenty of information in their guides and articles.
This is a large corporate that has a long history in English education in particular in creating teaching materials and resources. They also recruit English teachers for their clients who are corporates and businesses but also universities across Japan
"Alipay’s offerings span from allowing its users to make payments (send, receive, and spend money with ease), manage finances, choose a suitable insurance scheme, hail a cab or even order in from a favorite restaurant."
Another Taxi app being used in Thailand
"Amazing Things in Vietnam is the premier expat and tourist group in Vietnam - connecting both foreigners and locals together with positive stories, photos and videos."
Another large corporate education institute with partnerships with large English language education companies from the US. This education group has academies for kindergarten and elementary aged students across Taiwan. Apply via the contact details on English page link.
Brooke lived and taught in Taiwan for 1 year through the Fullbright program and you can read about her experiences in her personal blog.