"WHAT IS THIS PAGE? I WANTED A TEFL JOB, WHERE ARE THEY?"
Yes, sorry about that. There are no TEFL vacancies posted here right now, there might be others at another time though so do check back again. Don’t give up on the dream! You can read all TEFLing in this country in our handy little guide below, or click on other countries above to check out TEFL jobs in other places if you like?
Remember - the world is your oyster!
TEFL Jobs in Greece
Even after all their financial problems, there are still loads of TEFL jobs in Greece and there are opportunities for qualified TEFL teachers in pretty much every major town and city. You’ll need a degree in English language and literature or education to get a teacher’s license and having a TEFL certificate will make find a TEFL job in Greece a lot easier.
Wages and Cost of Living
Teachers can expect to earn anything from €450 to €750 (US$600 to US$1,000) a month teaching English in Greece, and the most experienced teachers can earn over €1,000 (US$1,300) a month. The cost of living in Greece is relatively high, but it is still possible to get by on the salary from your TEFL job.
TEFL Jobs in Athens
As with all capital cities, there are more TEFL jobs in Athens than any other city in Greece. A huge array of private language schools (frontisteria) cater for the ever-growing number of Greeks of all ages learning English.
TEFL Jobs in Thessaloniki
Thessaloniki is Greece’s second largest city, a major port and the economic, industrial and commercial capital of the region of Macedonia. Its strong business links make it an important centre for teaching English in Greece.
TEFL Jobs in Heraklion
Heraklion is the largest city on the island of Crete, and the island’s main port. It is one of the country’s key tourist hubs, with hundreds of thousands of visitors heading for the islands of Rhodes, Santorini and Mykonos on local ferries every year. Its place at the heart of Greece’s tourism industry has led to a steady demand for TEFL jobs in Heraklion.