Brazilian Gringo is here to help you move to Brazil, teach English in Brazil, learn Brazilian Portuguese and enjoy Brazilian culture
I've a reader who asked about English teaching opportunities in Brazil, so a bit of research later of Brazilian bloggers and sites I've followed I was reminded of this great site and Brazilian Gringo seems the perfect site to help my reader with their teaching goal, as the site states
I will teach you how to:
1.Learn Portuguese faster
2.Connect more deeply to Brazilian culture
3.Get a job teaching English in Brazil
Then, with impeccable timing, this arrived in my inbox from said site,
Hey there,Finding work as an English teacher in Brazil can be hard if you don't know the right people. Fortunately for you, I know a lot of the right people. I want to help you find a job in Brazil, but first I need to know a bit more about you. Could you take a few minutes to fill out this survey? http://www.braziliangringo.com/english-teacher-survey/ I'm not promising I can get you a job, but if you're a good fit for what my friends' schools are looking for then I might make the connection... Brazilian Gringo himself is based in Belo Horizonte, a city North of Rio, check out http://www.lonelyplanet.com/brazil/the-southeast/belo-horizonte to learn more about this exciting city.
I hope this site gives you some ideas and points you in the right direction. In addition to this his site has great tips for learning Portuguese and lots of podcasts to help with moving, living and starting a business in Brazil. Anyone planning a move here would benefit from watching a few, he offers sensible and realistic advice.