Teaching abroad in Tanzania

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

Key details

Population: 38,328,810
Capital: Dar es Salaam
Currency: Tanzanian shilling
Number of international schools: 15
Number of IB schools: 5
Cost of Living

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Living in Tanzania

Most international schools in Tanzania offer teachers a generous package that will afford you a great quality of life and excellent professional development opportunities. Teaching overseas in Tanzania be an excellent strategic move to develop your international teaching career. You will no doubt find life in Tanzania 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 Tanzania, explore different parts of the country and try to learn the language, get the most out of teaching in Tanzania. With improved communications including Skype and social media, there has never been an easier time to start a new adventure and live in Tanzania. Please note – this page about teaching in Tanzania is new and we wish to develop these country pages with real teachers' experiences at heart. If you have previously lived and taught in Tanzania 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 Tanzania 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 Teacherhorizons for further details. If in doubt, ask the school at interview or consult your nearest embassy or consulate. Many international schools in Tanzania 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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