Teaching abroad in Botswana

Would you like to teach abroad in Botswana? Teacher Horizons work with a number of international schools in Botswana and worldwide. On this page, you will find more information about teaching in Botswana and our current teaching jobs in Botswana.

Key details

Population: 1,764,926
Capital: Gaborone
Currency: Botswana pula
Number of international schools: 4
Number of IB schools: 2
Cost of Living

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Living in Botswana

Most international schools in Botswana offer teachers a generous package that will afford you a great quality of life and excellent professional development opportunities. Teaching overseas in Botswana be an excellent strategic move to develop your international teaching career. You will no doubt find life in Botswana very different to life in your home country. This is something we encourage you to embrace! In our experience, teachers who really get to know Botswana, explore different parts of the country and try to learn the language, get the most out of teaching in Botswana. With improved communications including Skype and social media, there has never been an easier time to start a new adventure and live in Botswana. Please note – this page about teaching in Botswana is new and we wish to develop these country pages with real teachers' experiences at heart. If you have previously lived and taught in Botswana and would like to contribute to this page, please email info@teacherhorizons.com as we would love to hear from you.

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Visas and Medical

Most international schools in Botswana will help to arrange and pay for your visa and any necessary work and residence permits. There can be a fair bit of paperwork to contend with but persevere - it will be worth it! There can be certain working visa restrictions according to your nationality and experience – please check out the ‘benefits’ section on the school profile page on Teacher Horizons for further details. If in doubt, ask the school at interview or consult your nearest embassy or consulate. Many international schools in Botswana offer private medical insurance as part of their package to ensure you have access to a decent standard of healthcare. This will also usually cover you for international travel as well.

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