Student erasing whiteboardOne of the most portable careers in Italy is teaching English, since nearly all Italian people would love to be able to speak English fluently. Work opportunities abound for English teachers in Milano. However, don’t assume that just because you are a native speaker you are qualified to teach the language. Although there are some schools that will take you on without any qualifications, the pay and conditions are often extremely poor (schools might pay around 800-900 euros a month for a 20-hour week).

Investing money and a month of your time in gaining either a CELTA or Trinity certificate in TEFL will pay dividends later and will give you credibility with the more serious language schools. Here are just a few of the language schools here in the city:

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