Initial Requirements


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

1. Are you 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 three years) as a full time teacher of record in an accredited primary or secondary (K-12) school for SY 2019-20?

DIRECTIONS ON HOW TO APPLY

On the subject line, please use this format:

First Name Last Name. Grade Level. Subject. (Option: Masters)

Examples: Juan De La Cruz. Elementary. All subjects. Masters: SPED

Maria De La Rosa. High School. English

On the message box, please attach your resume in pdf format and tell us your story, answer all:

          • Who you are
          • Why US school districts will hire you
          • What is your biggest why you want to teach in the USA?

2. The contact person will reply to your email and will give you possible scenarios to think about

3. The contact person will send you the next steps

NEW MEXICO ANNUAL SALARY INFORMATION

ANNUAL BASE SALARY

Level 1 → Fewer than 3 full school years experience → $34,000 (license valid for 5 years)

Level 2 → 3 – 5 years experience → $42,000 (license valid for 9 years)

Level 3 → 6 or more years experience → Master’s Degree → $52,000 (license valid for 9 years)

DOCUMENTS NEEDED TO OBTAIN NEW MEXICO TEACHING LICENSE

Teacher's Board Exam Report (LET or PBET)

Copy of PRC ID (Teacher's License)

Original Transcript of Records (2 copies) in sealed envelopes

Certificate/s of Employment

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

Resume

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

DOCUMENTS NEEDED FROM TEACHERS WITH NEW MEXICO TEACHING LICENSE

Valid NM Teaching License

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

Resume

FEES

1) PHASE 1 - Evaluation and License Facilitation Fees:

$400 for Evaluation

$300 for License and background checks


2) PHASE 2 - US Embassy Application

Applicant activity. Please email the Administrator: hazel@teach-usa.net for support.


3) PHASE 3 - J1 Visa Sponsor Payments

Sponsors will directly send you invoice. Please email the Administrator: gemma@teach-usa.net for more information.


3) PHASE 4 - Plane Ticket and Allowance

Applicant activity. Please email the Administrator: hazel@teach-usa.net for support.


3) PHASE 5 - Teach-USA Professional Services Fees : $5,000.00

( $2,500 down payment after approval of visa and $2,500 payable for six months, a month after your first salary in the US)

Professional Services Fees include:

  • Pre-Screening and Collaboration Facilitation
  • Online Community and Support (including guidance on cultural relevant programs)
  • Interview Scheduling Facilitation
  • Professional Placement Representation and Facilitation
  • Initial Visa Facilitation, Processing and Support
  • Airport Transport and Services (pick-up from nearest airport)
  • Initial Transport to Location
  • Initial Housing and Carpool Resources Information and Facilitation
  • Initial Guidance on Community Resources (including guidance on securing social security, bank accounts, etc.)
  • Administrative, Miscellaneous and Technical Support
  • Real-time Online Professional Development and Orientation


5) For more questions:

Please email the Administrator: info@teach-usa.net

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS:

Why pay for teaching licenses first? Why can't I pass the interview then apply for license?

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.