Published: 12 October, 2018  |  Last updated: 12 October, 2018

Teaching English in Peshawar, Pakistan


Report submitted on 11 Jun, 2018 by Habib.

Teaching English in Peshawar, Pakistan:

How can teachers find teaching jobs in Peshawar, Pakistan?
It is consider a noble profession.
Competent teachers find it easily.

The main English teaching jobs available are:
Part time English language school positions
almost one year.

What are the minimum teaching requirements?
Master in any relevant subject.

What teaching requirements would you recommend?
Experience of teaching at School level as well as an Academy.
Teaching to 0-Level students is a plus point.

What are the levels of payment?
About 10 to 30 Dollar (approx. 0,1 – 0,23US$) per hour.

How many teaching days a week is normal?
Five days days per week.

How many face-to-face teaching hours a week is normal?
5 to 10 hours hours per week.

What is the normal arrangement for holidays?
Two days a week.

What advice would you give to someone considering coming to Peshawar, Pakistan to teach English?
It is nice to teach.

What are the positive aspects of teaching English in Peshawar, Pakistan?
It is very fruitful. It will benefit the teachers in financial as well as for their career.

What are the negative aspects for teaching English in Peshawar, Pakistan?
Not at all.

What are some of the teaching challenges for English teachers teaching the local people in your area?
Must be good in grammar.
Know about the student psychology.


Living in Peshawar, Pakistan:

Are there any visa or other legal requirements to live in Pakistan?

What is the cost of living like in Pakistan?
1000 Dollar PM (approx. 7,60 US$).

What are the usual accommodation arrangements and how can you find accommodation?
Usually the Schools offer

Other than teaching, what positive aspects are there for living in Peshawar, Pakistan?

Other than teaching, what negative aspects are there for living in scenery, Pakistan?
Know the local language.

What advice would you give to someone considering coming to Peshawar, Pakistan?
Be hard worker.

What do you think you will miss most when (or if) you leave Pakistan?


About Me and My Work:

My Name: Habib

Nationality: Pakistani

Students I’ve taught in Pakistan: toddlers (2-4 years), pre-school / kindergarten (4-6 years), elementary (6-12 years), junior high school (12-15 years), high school (15-18 years)

Where I teach: I do private lessons in Peshawar. Teaching for 10 years.

How did you find your current teaching job(s)?  Good.

My school facilities: Adequate.

What kind of teacher support is available at your school/s?
Lesson observations.


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