Overview of Teach USA Program
It is a program offered to applicants who are interested to gain teaching experience in the USA .
The program can last for as long as three years.
The teacher’s income $30.000 or higher on yearly basis, depending on the contract offered by the hiring school. Generally, weekly hours are approximately 40 hours per week
Participation to the program is possible thru special category designed under J-1 visa and regulations of USCIS. Necessary assistance to obtain the J-1 (applying and obtaining the DS-2019 Form) will be provided by USEH International. To obtain the J-1 visa, each applicant must apply to the U.S. Consulate/Embassy individually. The ultimate decision to grant the J-1 visa is made by the U.S. Consulate/Embassy.
Health insurance for the participant is provided as a part of the program and as requirement of the U.S. Government regulations for the program duration.
Usually the school provides housing options at the participant’s expense. If the school does not provide assistance for housing, USEH will provide the necessary assistance in finding temporary or permanent housing at the participant’s expense.
Prior to leaving for the USA, each participant is obligated to attend a mandatory orientation seminar provided by USEH consultants. Several subjects are covered during the orientation, but the main topics are:
Program participants are responsible for their own airfare; however, USEH consultants determine the departure date in coordination with the school.
USEH provides a continued advisory for the participants who are in the US and the host companies. The ongoing Teach USA program will be evaluated periodically and each participant and school will be asked to provide an evaluation.
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