Honduras is an exotic country in Central America and is an exciting location to become a TEFL teacher.
Living in Honduras
Honduras is Central America’s largest country. It is home to miles of unspoiled beaches, clear blue waters and exotic rainforests as well as intriguing archaeological sites highlighting ancient Mayan Culture. Honduras is a multi-ethnic and multi-cultural nation, with 40% of the population under the age of 15 it is a vibrant and exciting place to live and work. The people tend to embrace a simple, laid back lifestyle making for a relaxed atmosphere.
Teaching English in Honduras
Teaching English in Honduras is a rewarding experience. Honduras is among Latin America’s poorest countries with more than half of the population living below the poverty line. Teaching English can make a huge difference in the lives of your students by improving their future employment prospects. Tourism in Honduras is on the rise and this has increased the need for English skills throughout the country. Local residents find it essential to interact with tourists and take advantage of the growing market.
You will need to take a TEFL course to teach English in Honduras. TEFL teachers in Honduras will typically work in primary and secondary schools with classes of up to 35 students. As the average cost of living is fairly low at you find a TEFL salary can go a long way.