ESL Jobs in Russia

Plunge right into life in the world’s largest country while we sort out the logistics. Whether you are a big city person or you prefer a more intimate experience in a smaller community, English First offers ESL jobs at over 23 ESL schools across Russia. Teaching English in Russia is a great way to experience local life, travel and enjoy a rewarding job in a fast-paced forward-thinking company. 

Teaching ESL jobs in Russia at EF English First


EF believes in the importance of growing our own, and as such, we are proud to promote from within for senior ESL positions. EF English First recruits both experienced and newly qualified teachers for our ESL jobs. Our ESL jobs include the possibility of career progression to senior teachers, Director of Studies, or to work in another capacity throughout one of our 400 schools and offices worldwide. Wherever you go, you will have a unique and authentic experience. Explore something new in your own neighbourhood or travel to other areas of the country. From the Caspian Sea to Siberia, there is a lot to see in Russia.

ESL Jobs in Russia


The academic year in Russia operates from September to May. EF’s ESL jobs in Russia align with the start of the academic calendar, with teacher arrivals from August to September. If you would prefer to start teaching at another time of year, please consider applying to teach in China, where there are vacancies year-round. Once you join EF, you will have opportunities to move between cities and countries so you can experience a diverse life overseas. Find out more about our ESL jobs in Russia, China and Indonesia by following the button below.

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