What happens if I get sick and am not able to come to work?

Are you entitled to sick leave when you teach abroad?

Each contract varies regarding sick leave. In most cases, you will need to let your employer know as soon as possible that you are not able to work. You may also be required to submit a doctor's note.

For a breakdown of what should be in your contract, read this: Contracts 101: 9 key things that should be in your teach abroad contract