ESL teacher requirements for Taiwan public schools
The requirements of public school programs are different from language institutes/centers.

1. Qualifications

The following requirements are the basic threshold for teaching in public schools in Taiwan.
Check your eligibility for teaching English in Taiwan's public schools and then choose the best solution for you.

What we're looking for:
Candidates with a bachelor's degree or higher, a valid, regular government teaching license, a clear national background check issued within 6 months, and a passport expiration longer than 6 months.

1. You need to have a 4-year degree from an accredited university.
2. A transcript or completion certificate from a university of any kind is not recognized.

3.A government-issued regular teaching license or a substitute teaching license without any contact limitation.
4. TEFL/TESOL/ CELTA/teacher's diploma or any education diploma or certificate are not recognized.
5. A national background check can be from your passport country or your current location. If the check is not written in English, an English translation is required.

6. A valid passport with an expiry date beyond the contract completion date.