Initial Requirements


IF YOU ANSWER YES TO ALL THESE QUESTIONS, YOU MAY APPLY

1. Are you an education graduate and currently teaching at the primary or secondary level (K-12) in the Philippines? Do you have a current and valid PRC teaching license?

3. Do you possess sufficient proficiency and command of the English language to teach effectively?

4. Do you have at least two years full time teaching experience?

5. Are you of good reputation and character?

6. Do you agree to come to the U.S. temporarily (up to 3-5 years) as a full time teacher of record in an accredited primary or secondary (K-12) school?

7. Are you physically fit, mentally healthy and has no pending cases nor convicted of any crimes?

8. Do you agree to return to your home country after the duration of your J1 visa program (up to 3-5 years)?

DO-IT-YOURSELF

Feel free to apply for the following directly to a US credentialing company, state licensure department and fingerprinting vendor of your choice.

Foreign Credential Evaluation

Teaching License

Fingerprint and Background check

DOCUMENTS NEEDED FOR APPLICATION

Teacher's Board Exam Report (LET or PBET)

Copy of College/Graduate School Diploma/s and/or Certificate of Completion

Copy of PRC ID (Teacher's License)

Original Transcript of Records (1 set) in University official sealed envelopes

Certificate/s of Employment

Certification that you are currently teaching (AND for at least two years)

Resume

Medical Clearance

NBI Clearance

Police Clearance

Letters of Good Moral Character from three (03) references

Other Requirements (you will receive them in an email when you start the process)

PROCESS

1) DIRECTIONS ON HOW TO APPLY

On the subject line, please use this format:

First Name Last Name. Grade Level. Subject.

Example: Maria De La Rosa. High School. English

On the message box, please attach your resume in pdf format and answer the following:

          • Who you are ?

          • Why US school districts will hire you?

          • What is your biggest why you want to teach in the USA?

          • What are your plans after the duration of your J1 visa program?

2) SIGN CONTRACT

CONTRACT OVERVIEW /PROCESS

1) PHASE 1 - Do-It-Yourself Evaluation and License Application with Online Technical Support and Facilitation

2) PHASE 2 - US Embassy Application with Online Technical Support and Facilitation

Contact: hazel@teach-usa.net for more information

3) PHASE 3 - J1 Visa Sponsor Payments with Online Technical Support and Facilitation

Sponsors will directly send you invoice.

3) PHASE 4 - Plane Ticket and Allowance

Contact: hazel@teach-usa.net for more information

Professional Services Fees include:

  • Pre-Screening and Collaboration Facilitation

  • Online Professional Development and Orientation

  • Online Community and Support

  • Interview Scheduling Facilitation (as needed)

  • Initial Visa Facilitation (as needed)

  • Airport Transport and Services (pick-up from nearest airport) (as needed)

  • Initial Transport to Location (as needed)

  • Initial Housing and Carpool Resources Information (as needed)

  • Initial Guidance on Community Resources (including guidance on securing social security, bank accounts, etc.) (as needed)

  • Administrative, Miscellaneous and Technical Support (all online)

5) For more questions:

Contact: gemma@teach-usa.net

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS:

On Recruitment Fees

https://www.pinoyteacherstories.com/2020/02/recruitment-fees.html

Professional Services Fees

Contact: gemma@teach-usa.net

NOTE:

Teach-USA does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, or. any other status protected by law or regulation. It is our intention that all qualified applicants be given equal opportunity and that selection decisions be based on J1 visa qualifications and NM employment needs factors.