Teaching abroad in Belize

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

Key details

Population: 269,736
Capital: Belmopan
Currency: Belize dollar
Cost of Living

Living in Belize

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

Lonely Planet Belize

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Visas and Medical

Most international schools in Belize 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 Belize 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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