Teach Abroad in South America

88 Teach Abroad Programs in South America

International TEFL Academy

Each year, thousands of people of all ages from a variety of educational backgrounds become TEFL TESOL certified. In a few months, you could be an International TEFL Academy graduate telling your friends how great it is to live and teach English abroad!

Teaching Positions Abroad through Teach Away Inc.

Through Teach Away, you have access to the widest variety of teaching jobs within public and private schools overseas. Whether you are a recent university grad interested in teaching English, or a licensed teacher with years of experience, Teach Away has the teaching program for you.


Our innovative programs empower you to create a personal adventure in teaching English abroad. You'll live in another culture, travel, and gain professional paid work experience.

NICS (Network of International Christian Schools, Inc.)

One life at a time… developing relationships that have impact… modeling a godly life… investing in students… sharing our lives with others… resulting in dynamic students who will make their mark on the world!


Teach English to a family or in a school in South America while having the chance to explore Chile, Peru, and Brazil with GeoVisions. Participants either live with a local family in Brasilia or Santiago and teach them conversational English or work as a teacher's assistant at a school in Lima.

Cultural Embrace

Explore the South American culture while engaging in one of three teaching programs offered by Cultural Embrace. Participants will gain an incomparable work experience abroad that allows them to explore a new culture, and customs. Gain satisfaction while helping others improve their English communication skills and building life-long friendships along the way.

Teach with ESL Starter

ESLstarter offers fantastic teaching placements in Asia. International participants can engage in a year long position as an English instructor in South Korea, China, and Thailand. Teachers have the chance to experience a new culture while gaining valuable work experience.

ELI-Experiential Learning International

Teach English and other subjects in pre-schools, primary schools, middle schools, and high schools in Ecuador with ELI - Experiential Learning International. Teaching opportunities are available in various towns, including Quito, Puerto Lopez, Puyo, and the Galapagos. The program, open to participants 18 and up, includes excursions to the Galapagos Islands, the Ecuadorian Coast, or the Andes.

Teach English in Chachapoyas, Peru - Amazonas Region

Thinking of working in South America? Always wanted to see Peru? Work teaching English in the Amazonas region. We are: A dynamic and growing language school, providing English and other European language instruction to local people in the quaint city of Chachapoyas in the Andean sierra of Peru. We are: Always looking for foreign teachers who want to work 4 or 6 hours a day with...

Greenheart Travel

At Greenheart Travel we are passionate about helping people reach their full potential through unforgettable experiences abroad. Whether you want to spend a high school semester in France or volunteer in West Africa, we’ll help you reach your goals.


InterExchange has 29 programs in 14 different locations. Programs are offered in Argentina, Australia, Costa Rica, France, Germany and 9 other countries.