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opportunities for native English speaker (American)

I am an American that will be living in Geneva for a year beginning in a few months. I'm interested in the possibility of staying afterward, perhaps tutoring or teaching English. Based on what you know about Switzerland, what suggestions can you make about the opportunities there? Is one certification better than another in Switzerland? What is the market like for tutoring on the side for native English speakers, and also for formal employment? I have a bachelor's degree from a US university but not any teaching classes or experience.
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Re: opportunities for native English speaker (American)

If you want to teach english you will be more employable and better prepared with a CELTA certification (usually takes about a month). Take the course in the US if you can, it runs about 4000CHF here.
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