Minimum Requirements

Teach & Explore would love to be able to help everyone that contacts us to find a teaching job, we are unable to do so as all of our clients require you to have specific qualifications and experience. Have a look below to see if you have the correct experience and qualifications.

We consider educators that meet the following requirements:

  1. Native/Fluent English speaker

  2. Are qualified to teach in the following countries:

    • Ireland

    • United Kingdom

    • Canada

    • United States

    • Australia

    • New Zealand

What qualifications do you need?

The table below shows what qualifications you need to apply:

Type of teaching post
Primary Teacher, Secondary Teacher, Middle School Teacher, High School Teacher, Elementary School Teacher, KG Teacher
Minimum Qualification Required
  • B.Ed

  • PGCE – PrimaryPGCE – SecondaryHDIPHDEGraduate Teaching CertificateM.Ed

Each teacher should have at least one of the following.

Full Teacher Certification – Every teacher applying should have a teaching certification or license

Type of teaching post
College of Further Education
Minimum Qualification Required

Bachelor's Subject Degree and Further Education Teaching Qualification e.g PGCE - FE**

Type of teaching post
University Professor
Minimum Qualification Required

Masters Degree and Teaching Qualification or PhD with Teaching Qualification/Experience

More of our educational institutions are preferring that your first degree is in line with what you teach. For example – Degree in Science with a teaching license in Science to be a Science Teacher.

What experience do I need?

Type of teaching position
Primary Teacher, Secondary Teacher, Middle School Teacher, High School Teacher, Elementary School Teacher, KG Teacher
Minimum Experience Required

1 years fully qualified teaching experience, strong Newly Qualified Teachers will be considered.

Type of teaching position
College of Further Education
Minimum Experience Required

2 years fully qualified teaching experience, strong Newly Qualified Teachers will be considered.

Type of teaching position
University Professor
Minimum Experience Required

2 years fully qualified experience.