Work

  • Teachers can try for private-school positions with the greatest demand in maths, science or social studies. New or unqualified teachers must forfeit two months’ salary in return for their training.
  • Other travelers find work in bars, hostels or with tour operators.
  • Centro Boliviano-Americano (www.cba.edu.bo) For paid work, qualified English-language teachers can try the professionally run Centro Boliviano-Americano in La Paz, with branches in other cities. Accredited teachers can expect to earn up to US$500 per month for a full-time position.