What documents may be needed for a TEFL job or internship?
There are many documents you may be asked for during a TEFL job or internship application. Some documents are requested at the initial application stage while others are more important for obtaining the correct visa for your destination of choice.
Here’s a list of common documents required for securing work as a TEFL teacher abroad:
- Cover letter
- Letter of recommendation
- Introductory self-video
- Professional-looking photograph
- TEFL certificate (legalized for destinations including Vietnam and China)
- Certificate of education (high school or degree)
- Transcript of grades
- Police check
- Health check
- Travel and Health insurance