TEACH ENGLISH in argentina

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TEACH ENGLISH in argentina

teach English in Argentina

Speak To Us About This Program:
(+1) 916 692 0226 (USA/ CAN)
(+44) 208 1333 885 (UK)

Buenos Aires TEFL / TESOL Program Summary

This TEFL / TESOL program begins with 4 weeks face-to-face TEFL / TESOL training and certification in Buenos Aires, one of the world’s most famous cities, and is followed by a guaranteed paid teaching job for native English speakers (no bachelor's degree required), which could be anywhere in Argentina!

With it’s European architecture, the tango, and arguably the best steak in the world, there are few better places to complete your TEFL / TESOL training. After the TEFL / TESOL training is complete you will receive your TEFL / TESOL certificate, qualifying you to teach English anywhere in the world. Language centers offer most teaching jobs, so you will teach all different age groups as well as private individuals and perhaps business clients.

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Taking this TEFL course in Buenos Aires gave me a purpose to be here and I love it. I have a reason to wake up and something I need to complete every day and that is a great feeling. I have only been out of the course for a week and already have several job offers and interviews.

 Kellane Kornegay 

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Key Program Details

  • Fully Accredited TEFL / TESOL Certificate qualifying you to teach English anywhere in the world
  • Job placement services from our team in Buenos Aires and a guaranteed paid work placement within 30 days of finishing the course
  • Pre-departure guidance on visas, accommodation choices, types of work available, costs of living and salary guides, connections with previous teachers - everything you need to be as prepared as you can be for your paid teaching abroad experience
  • Lifetime worldwide job assistance from our team so you can find work in other countries after your first session teaching abroad
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    Cultural program including authentic Argentine welcome breakfast, a walking tour of the city and weekly social activities to connect you with your peers, current TEFL Heaven teachers and alumni  
  • Friends come naturally on this program. There are typically 6 or more candidates on the course every month, meaning acquaintances become close friends really quickly

Big on Food, Light on the Feet - You’ll Smile in Argentina

‘Levantarse a alguien’ or ‘to pick someone up’ - the phrase encapsulates Argentina! A place where you cannot fail to be lifted up by the friendly spirit of the natives. Mostly famous for steak, wine and the Tango dance, yet there is a depth and richness to the country that has a modern history as fascinating as its diverse landscapes and elegant architecture.

Buenos Aires is overflowing with bars and restaurants to recline in after a days TEFL training with your new found friends. The city offers easy transport, access to a wide variety of activities, and is the central hub of employment for teaching English in Argentina. This is a place that will make you smile! And of course a great place to become fluent in Spanish.

You Will Be Fully Qualified After TEFL / TESOL Training

This program consists of 4 weeks TEFL / TESOL training, which will be a mixture of daytime study and some evening work and assignments. TEFL / TESOL trainers will make sure you have everything you need to become a confident teacher of English (TEFL / TESOL) in Argentina.

Once qualified, the world is yours and you can use your TEFL / TESOL certificate in other countries - there is no expiry date to the TEFL / TESOL certificate. The TEFL / TESOL certificate is externally accredited and accepted worldwide.

A Time to Make Friends

After gaining skills, making friends in this period is what it is all about. Spending so much time each day around the same people who are in the same situation means friendships solidify quickly. Everyone wants to support each other. It's one of the great benefits of starting your journey teaching abroad in this way.

Finding Work is Easy Through Our TEFL / TESOL Team

During the TEFL / TESOL training period, we give you all the tools, resources and contacts you need to secure a paid teaching job. Most jobs are secured within a few weeks after the course, and sometimes even shorter than that. A great benefit is to have our experienced in-country TEFL / TESOL team at your disposal recommending good places to work, and where to avoid applying for jobs.

In Argentina, most teaching jobs are in language centers, so typically you will be teaching adults, with some younger classes, depending on the employer. It's also common to travel to corporate locations and teach company staff English, as well as have private students to tutor.

Contract lengths are for around 6 months or more. Salaries vary, but are around the equivalent of 800 - 1200 US dollars per month, which is about how much it costs for living costs but there is a chance to save some money if you budget well. For a clearer idea of costs, one of our teachers, Kellane, wrote an Argentina Salary vs. Livings Costs Guide for you.

Eligibility for this Program 

You need to be a native English speaker to be eligible for this program. Through our experience we know those who are native English speaking secure jobs within 30 days after the end of the training - and in most cases this is shorter.

There is no requirement to hold a bachelors degree for this program.

Accommodation is Affordable on a Teaching Salary

Accommodation costs during training are around 800 USD for 4 weeks. You have the option of living with home stay family or shared apartment for the duration of the course. Our home stay families are carefully vetted, meaning you don't need to worry about who you stay with. 

Staying with an Argentinian family is a great way to immerse yourself in Argentine culture – especially if you want to improve your Spanish.

After training and when you are in your teaching job, accommodation is much cheaper, at around 450 USD for a shared apartment. Doing the course with others helps you to make friends and it's common to share accommodation with those friends afterwards when you start your teaching jobs.


Minute Consultation CALL

With one of our travel experts to answer any questions you may have about teaching English abroad.

On the call you will discover

  • All of the teaching programs and locations available
  • Program eligibility and criteria
  • More information about the TEFL training period and types of teaching placements on offer
  • The chance to ask us any questions you have 

Program Fees

The full price of the this program in 2019 is $1600 US dollars.  This gives you a 4-week long, fully accredited TEFL / TESOL training certificate in Buenos Aires, meaning you can teach English and get paid anywhere in the world, as well as job assistance from our team in Buenos Aires and worldwide lifetime job seeking assistance from TEFL Heaven.

This is split into 2 payments - a booking deposit to secure your place (after a successful Skype / FaceTime interview), and then a final payment normally due 30 days before your selected start date.

The first installment of $650 US dollars is due when you book the program. The final installment of $950 US dollars is due no less than 30 days before your course start date. You have to pay the first installment in US dollars, so if this is different than your own currency, please see www.xe.com for current exchange rates, which change daily.

Start Dates

2019 Start Dates

Monday 27th May - Friday 21st June (Spaces available)

Monday 1st July - Friday 26th July (Spaces available)

Monday 5th August - Friday 30th August (Spaces available)

Monday 9th September - Friday 4th October (Spaces available)

Monday 14th October - Friday 8th November  (Spaces available)

Monday 18th November - Friday 13th December  (Spaces available)

2020 Start Dates

Monday 6th January - Friday 31st January (Spaces available)

Monday 10th February - Friday 6th March (Spaces available)

Monday 16th March - Friday 10th April (Spaces available)

Monday 20th April- Friday 15th May (Spaces available)

Monday 1st June - Friday 26th June  (Spaces available)

Monday 6th July - Friday 31st July  (Spaces available)

Monday 10th August- Friday 4th September (Spaces available)

Monday 14th September - Friday 9th October (Spaces available)

Monday 19th October- Friday 13th November  (Spaces available)


The course really helped me get settled in Buenos Aires. I have had no shortage of job offers - it's really amazing.


 TEFL Teacher Buenos Aires


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