The Bilingual Teacher Exchange (BTE) is currently recruiting World Language/Special Education/Bilingual Teachers with at least 2 years of classroom experience who are committed to teaching in the US or Internationally. The program is currently seeking teachers with a background in Mathematics, Montessori, Science, Language Arts, ESL, and Special Education.

You will need to choose which Employment Track you will like to proceed and register: Licensing or Non Licensing

1.PROCEEDING WITH AN INITIAL LICENSE:  
Teaching License is required in most School Districts in the US, specifically for Public Schools.
 
The benefits of gaining an Initial License includes: 
 
1. Having more options across schools and districts
2. Earning a higher wage
3. Completing a Standard Licensure

Applicants must meet the following requirements to be eligible for a Initial Licensure:
  • Holds a completed bachelor's degree
  • Has successfully passed the Praxis CORE I or other accepted alternate basic skills exam, i.e. PCMas Exam.
  • Has successfully passed the Praxis II in World Language or in subject content exam in the area of the credential;
2. PROCEEDING WITHOUT AN INITIAL LICENSE: 
Teachers who select this option can work at public, private and charter schools that do not require teaching licenses before hire.

The Minimum Requirements for Teachers are
  • Validated Bachelor’s Degree or Higher
  • 2 Years of Classroom Teaching Experience
  • Must be Currently Teaching or Pursuing Advanced Degree in Teaching
  • Strong Commitment and Classroom Management Skills
  • Must Pass Background and Drug Testing
  • Must Meet Requirements for J1 Visa 
  • Moderate to High Level of English Speaking

Benefits Include:    
  • Salary is based on experience, education and location.
  • Sick Time and Paid Vacation
  • Coaching and Professional Development
  • Complete Program Support that includes Transitional Housing, On-Boarding, and Technical Assistance
  • Travel and Increase Cultural Learning

Applicants applying to teach must complete their applications by April 1st of each year for consideration for the upcoming academic year. It is suggested that you begin at least 3 months earlier to complete all requirements in time. Take the first time and begin your registration below. Candidates can choose to register as follows:

    

Note


All Candidates must use the sample template CV https://bilingualteacher.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/BTE-CV-TEMPLATE-2019.docx attached to update your CV and add to your file.


 


A-REQUIRED BIOGRAPHICAL AND PERSONAL INFORMATION


First Name (as shown in passport): *
Last Name (as shown in passport): *
Middle Initial:
Gender: *
Date of Birth(DOB):
City of Birth: *
Country of Citizenship: *
Country of Legal Residency: *

CONTACT AND ADDRESS INFORMATION


Street Address: *
City: *
State/Province/Department: *
Country: *
Zip Code: *
Phone number(include area code of the country): *
Personal Email: *

B -PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Experience in Years: *

CURRENT/RECENT EMPLOYMENT

TO SHOW ADDITIONAL EMPLOYMENT HISTORY YOU ARE REQUIRED TO UPDATE YOU CV AT THE END OF THIS APPLICATION.
School Name: *
School Address: *
Start and end date at current/recent school: *
Subjects Taught at School: *
Student Age Range: *
Describe any Extracurricular Activities: *
Reason for Leaving the School: *

PREVIOUS EMPLOYMENT

TO SHOW ADDITIONAL EMPLOYMENT HISTORY YOU ARE REQUIRED TO UPDATE YOU CV AT THE END OF THIS APPLICATION.
Previous School Name: *
Previous School Address: *
Start and end Date at Previous School: *
Subjects Taught: *
Students Age Range: *
Class Size: *
Extracurricular or Additional Responsibilities: *
Reasons for Leaving: *

C -EDUCATION HISTORY

TO SHOW ADDITIONAL EDUCATION HISTORY  YOU ARE REQUIRED TO UPDATE YOU CV AT THE END OF THIS APPLICATION.
Name of University: *
Address: *
Dates From/To: *
Degree Type (example Bachelor Degree in ..SUBJECT): *

D-ADDITIONAL REQUIRED INFORMATION


What Languages do you Speak Fluently?: *
Do you have a Driving License ?: *
How long have you held a full driving license?: *
Do you intend for your spouse and /or any dependent children to accompany you to the United States? (If YES provide their names, ages and relationship to you) *Does not Apply for US Teachers*: *
Have you visited the United States in the last 10 years? (If YES provide dates, states or places visited and reason for your visit) *Does not Apply for US Teachers*: *
Have you ever been dismissed or asked to resign from any position? (If YES provide details): *
Have you ever been convicted of a crime or Do you Have any Criminal Charges Currently pending? (If YES provide details): *
Have you ever been Refused a Visa, Denied Entry to or Deported From ANY country? (If YES provide details): *
Do you Have an US Residency? *Does not Apply for US Teachers*: *
Have you ever Overstayed a Visa in the U.S.? *Does not Apply for US Teachers*: *
Academic Year of Interest: *

I agree that to the best of my knowledge the information I have provided is true and accurate and that making any false statements or omitting pertinent facts on this application is sufficient cause for rejection of this application and immediate termination of any agreements subsequently entered into with Bilingual Teacher Exchange Program and International Teacher Exchange Services, LLC (ITES) and / or any participating host educational institution. I understand that in conjunction with this application, I may be required to submit to criminal background checks; employment and education verification checks; personal and professional reference and character checks as well as drug and / or fingerprint screening. By signing and/or electronically submitting this application I give my authorization to such inquiries.


Signature: *
Date (mm-dd-yy): *

E. Attachment Information

Resume: *
University Diplomas: *
Photo: *
Cover Letter: *

Contact us

Bilingual Teacher Exchange

1342 Florida Avenue NW

Washington DC
USA
20009
team@bilingualteacher.org