To qualify for a GEPIK position and an E2 visa, you must meet all of the following criteria:
At least one of the following qualifications: - Bachelor's degree with a major in English Literature/ English Language/Linguistics (Must be clearly stated on either the diploma certificate or official transcript) - Valid Elementary, Middle, or Secondary School Teacher’s License/Certificate - Bachelor’s degree in any field PLUS a TEFL/TESOL/CELTA (min.of 100 hrs) Certificate
Be a Native speaker from one of the 7 accepted countries: Canada, US, UK, South Africa, New Zealand, Ireland, & Australia
Have a "clean" National Level Criminal Record Check (FBI CRC for American applicants)
Teachers must provide 2 formal letters of reference (LOR’s) – signed, dated, on letterhead if possible.