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TEFL Internship in Taiwan

Get paid to teach and travel whilst experiencing Taiwan’s enchanting culture.

Start: Nov, Feb, July, Aug

12 months

Was: £729 Now: £579

BONUS Lifetime Study Access
Offers End: July 19th

Monthly allowance NT$47,000 – 60,000 (US$1,550-US$2,000/€1,300-€1680/£1,200-£1,550)

168 Hour Ofqual Regulated Level 5 TEFL Course

70+ page Grammar eBook

Airport pick-up & transfers

10-day arrival orientation

Full accommodation assistance

Opportunity to teach younger learners

2 weeks vacation

All public holidays off

Mandarin lessons (3 free)

Interest-free relocation loan up to NT$30,000 (US$1000/€840/£770)

Visa and work permit sponsorship

Access to Taiwanese health care

In-country medical

Ongoing in-country support

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TEFL Internship in Taiwan

Get paid to teach and travel whilst experiencing Taiwan’s enchanting culture.

Was: £729 Now: £579

BONUS Lifetime Study Access
Offers End: July 19th


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It’s no secret that Taiwan offers some of the best experiences for English teaching in Asia.

Situated off China’s south-east coast, this island boasts dramatic mountainous terrain, hyper-connected modern cities and exquisite beaches.

Famous for its bustling night markets, traditional Taiwanese temples and hot spring resorts, you’ll find endless opportunities to explore this rich landscape during the ultimate TEFL internship.

Launch your international TEFL career with our fully-supported high-paid TEFL internship.

Successful applicants enjoy a complete salary package during their 12-month placement.

Before you start your exciting new life in Taiwan, you’ll be completely prepared for the classroom with our 168 Hour Ofqual Regulated Level 5 TEFL Course.

On arrival, you’ll enjoy airport pickup and spend your first 10 days in Taipei on teacher’s orientation.

Get to know fellow TEFL teachers, build your confidence through practical teacher-training workshops, brush up on cultural tips for life in Taiwan and enjoy a spot of sightseeing.

You’ll feel right at home thanks to our local knowledge and professional support.

Group size: up to 50

Internship requirements

  • Aged between 21 – 35
  • Native English speaker
  • Passport holder from USA, Canada, UK, Ireland, South Africa, Australia or New Zealand
  • Bachelor’s or Associate’s degree
  • TEFL qualified (included)
  • Have dedication, cultural flexibility, organization, respect, creativity, enthusiasm and professionalism.

Find everything you need to know about the Taiwan internship inside our free guide.

Guide to Taiwan

How it works

Before you go, you’ll have an application form to fill out, a video chat, submit all your documents and then you’ll be on your way.

Getting there

On arrival at Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport (TPE), you’ll enjoy airport pickup from our in-country team.

What do you need to organise?

  • International flights: You’ll need return flights (can be two one-way)
  • Police check: You’ll need a clean criminal record
  • Health check: You may need to provide a health statement
  • Vaccines: Consult your local doctor for advice
  • Budget: Spending money for your first six weeks plus excursions etc
  • Visa cost: You’ll have full support to obtain your visa
  • Insurance: It’s really important to sort your travel and health before you go!

Your teaching experience

You’ll typically teach for between 22 – 26 hours of face-to-face teaching on a Monday – Saturday schedule.

During class time you will aim to improve your students’ reading, writing, listening and speaking skills.

Students’ age ranges from 3 to 16 years old. You’ll have up to 15 hours for preparation and school activities each week, and in-class help from co-teachers.

Any support you need for activity planning will be on hand from your teaching colleagues.

Professional development training sessions throughout the year will keep you on track to teaching-stardom.

Teaching placements are in language schools, normally at least two teachers are placed per institute.

You’ll often be placed close to other English teachers at nearby schools.

Friends and couples are welcome to apply, we recommend applying early as placement together is based on availability.


After you settle in, you will spend 12 months teaching in one of our stunning placements throughout Taiwan.

Outside the classroom

For life outside of the classroom, you get to experience first-hand the mix of traditional and modern cultural variations of Taiwan.

Pull on your hiking boots and discover majestic Kunag Si Waterfall, as well as many more turquoise-colored hidden swimming pools.

As an island, you’ll be spoilt for choice when it comes to beach activities in Taiwan.

Make your time off high-octane by learning to surf, take to the skies parasailing or scuba dive off Green Island.

Bright city lights will guide you around Taiwan’s endless culinary trail. From restaurants serving Kung Pao chicken or Hot Pot to cafés and bars, a melting pot of delicious Asian dishes as awaits.

A short inexpensive flight will take you to explore Southeast Asian gems of Vietnam, Hong Kong and the Philippines, as well as South Korea and Japan in the north.


Your monthly allowance is between 47,000 – 60,000 (NTD) Taiwan Dollars (US$1,550-US$2,000/€1,300-€1680/£1,200-£1,550).

You’ll be the best-paid TEFL intern in Taiwan and live very comfortably. Many teachers earn over NT$55,000 per month.

You are guaranteed to earn at least NT$47,000 monthly. Since you’re on an hourly rate, if you teach more, you get paid more!

You’ll have full support in choosing accommodation, giving you a hassle-free beginning.

Apartment and studios range in price, depending on location and style. Budget around NT$15,000 – 20,000 (US$500-US$660/€420-€560/£390-£510) and you won’t be disappointed.

Take advantage of the interest-free starter loan of up to NT$30,000 (US$1000/€840/£770) to make your new life in the East begin that little bit easier.

With this ultimate internship package, you’ll find it hard to beat this TEFL career-launching program.