Teaching abroad in Ecuador

Ecuador is a scenic place to live and teach. We work with reputable international schools in Ecuador to help talented teachers to find a work there.

Key details

Population: 13,228,420
Capital: Quito
Currency: United States dollar
Number of international schools: 11
Number of IB schools: 4
Number of current vacancies: 11
Cost of Living
Safety

Living in Ecuador

Ecuador is a small country with outstanding natural beauty, from its tropical beaches to the Amazon jungle and the soaring peaks of the Andes. At present, all of its international schools are located in the capital, Quito. It is an attractive location to live and work because of its relatively low cost of living, and the infrastructure is steadily improving. The main concern is likely to be safety; Quito has a relatively high incidence of violent crime, so expats must be cautious.

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Visas and Medical

To work in Ecuador, you will require a work permit. Your international school should help you to obtain this. Private healthcare is of an excellent standard and is reasonably priced. Your international school may offer private health insurance as part of the package.

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