At a Glance: Teaching English in Qatar

At a Glance: Teaching English in Qatar

ESL teachers will have a great deal to enjoy in Qatar, from the sand dunes of Khor al-Adaid and fishing towns of Al-Khor, to the modern skyscape of Doha's corniche and the endless beaches of the Persian Gulf.

Monthly Salary*:
5,800 - 15,000 QAR
1,930 - 5,000 CAD (May 22, 2023)
Private Tutoring per Hour:
150 - 220 QAR
50.00 - 73.25 CAD (May 22, 2023)
Income Tax††: 0%
Ability to Save per year: 500 - 40,950 CAD
Airfare: Reimbursement (full or partial) usually given
Accommodations: Usually included or allowance given
Health Care: Included
Holidays: Usually paid
Teaching Hours per Week: 20 - 30
Typical Contract Length: Minimum one year
Typical Start Month(s): September/October, or year round
Application Timeline: 1 - 6 months
Work Visa: Employer sponsors
Minimum Requirements: Bachelor's Degree; Master's Degree preferred, Oxford Seminars TESOL/TESL/TEFL Certificate and Teaching Experience
Additional Notes: Bachelor's Degree with state teaching credentials or Master's Degree and 2-3 years of previous ESL teaching experience preferred

Other Middle East Countries:

Egypt ~ Israel ~ Kuwait ~ Oman ~ Qatar ~ Saudi Arabia ~ United Arab Emirates

Human presence in Qatar can be traced back to pre-historic times. Today, Qatar's economy is soaring due to the oil industry and its GDP is one of the best in the world. Tourism also plays a very large role in this small nation's economy.

The combination of Oxford Seminars' internationally recognized TESOL/TESL Certification and our Job Placement Service included with the course makes teaching English abroad a reality. Learn more about teaching English in Qatar and other opportunities teaching English abroad by calling 1-888-227-6755, or by attending an upcoming free Information Session in your area.

* Wages vary depending on the economy of the country.
Exchange rates are subject to change. Check for current rates.
†† You will be paying income tax while teaching abroad, and the tax rate can change depending on how much money you earn.

Oxford Seminars makes every effort to keep our information as up-to-date and accurate as possible. However, individual teaching positions and experiences may vary with job market conditions. Specific information listed cannot be guaranteed to be applicable when you are seeking employment teaching ESL in a specific country.

Note that certain positions require additional qualifications and credentials that are not negotiable due to specific country legislation.