Teaching abroad in Suriname

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

Key details

Population: 449,238
Capital: Paramaribo
Currency: Surinamese dollar
Number of international schools: 2
Cost of Living

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Living in Suriname

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

Click the schools below to read about some of the best schools in Suriname. If your school isn't listed, click here to request a profile page.

* ordered by profile completion percentage and number of jobs
Top schools in Suriname
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