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    Teach in the USA

    Immerse yourself in the Californian lifestyle while exploring all that LA and it's surrounds has to offer. 

    LA is considered one of the most vibrant cities in the world and boasts some of the most iconic scenery and coastline within North America. With Venice beach on your doorstep and the Hollywood hills nestled in your backyard, it's hard to find a more 'happening' community.

    We offer a range of teaching roles in both Primary and Secondary settings within the greater LA area. You'll feel supported with a great group of new friends and opportunities in fantastic schools across our Californian network.


    We're always here to support you every step of the way

    We'll always ensure your journey runs smoothly, providing:

    • Guidance from expert consultants who are trained teachers and have taught both in Oz and abroad who’ve lived the dream themselves!
    • Guaranteed work on a day-to-day basis whilst you find the right school for you
    • Assistance with visas, security clearances and setting up bank accounts, etc.
    • Support and advice finding accommodation, local activities within the community and travel destinations
    • App based management of your work schedule for convenience and reliability
    • Scoot covers part of your initial relocation costs including visa and California credentialing


     Contact us to find out how.

    Working in the USA

    Our team on the ground in the Scoot Education office will be your local liaison for your USA teaching journey.

    Where can I work?

    Scoot has been established in LA for over two years now. Our office is based in Culver City from which we support schools in all regions of greater LA. In August 2019, we will be expanding to the bay area with an office in San Francisco to offer you even more exciting opportunities!

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    Upcoming Info Sessions

    Want to learn more about working in the USA?
    Attend one of our upcoming free info sessions. Food and laughs are always guaranteed.

    Testimonials from teachers in the USA

      “When I first signed up with Scoot, I didn't know what to expect. From the very beginning, they made me feel welcome. It was clear that I was no longer alone on my job search but that I was part of a team. They really tried to look past the resume at me as a person, they wanted to make sure it was a good fit for my personality.” - Michelle, Middle School ELA Teacher

      “Subbing can be a terrible job. But, I have found that Tom and James make every effort to make subbing a great experience for the teachers and schools. It's obvious that Scoot has done their research about the schools they work with. I really enjoyed my interview and it was nice to be interviewed by someone who wasn't looking at just checking boxes and was genuinely interested in your experiences. When finding you work Tom and James try their hardest to match teachers to schools based on their availability. location and experience. ” - Andi, Substitute Teacher

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