It’s so exciting that you plan to travel with your children. In our experience, most budding TEFL teachers traveling with family members will take the route of completing a TEFL course and applying for jobs directly.

Fully-inclusive internships usually come with shared accommodation, and as a parent, this is one of many areas where you’ll want to have more autonomy as your needs will differ from someone traveling solo.

TEFL jobs in most cases are higher paid than internships which will be a priority for you while budgeting childcare. Read our guide of top considerations for teaching abroad with family. Test the waters as an ESL teacher by teaching online from your home country first to gather some experience, boost your resume/CV and make sure you love teaching English before the big move.

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