A bachelor or postgraduate degree in education majoring in English as a second language is needed to work as a Teacher of English to Speakers of Other Languages. Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages often have university qualifications.
Registration with the relevant state or territory board may be needed to work as a Teacher of English to Speakers of Other Languages.
Checks, licences and tickets
You may need:
- national police check
- working with children check
Thinking about study or training?
Before starting a course, check it will provide you with the skills and qualifications you need.
- Search and compare thousands of higher education courses, and their entry requirements from different institutions across Australia at Course Seeker website.
- Compare undergraduate and postgraduate student experiences and outcomes on the QILT website.
Or check out related courses on Job Outlook.
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