What skills do you need to teach English?
Depending on whether you're planning to work as a TESL, TESOL or TEFL teacher, you could teach English to children or adults and work around the world.
A good command of English is an obvious requirement, as are strong written and communication skills, plus the ability to listen effectively to students.
English language teachers will need to be exceptionally organised. They will need to plan and deliver creative and interesting lessons day in, day out.
Continuing professional development is a key part of any teacher’s job. Staying abreast of the latest developments in English language teaching is a must.
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