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Welcome to TEFL and TESOL

Being an English language teacher can be whatever you want it to be: a passport to world travel; a stable and fulfilling career; a way of helping others or the first step to owning your own business. This guide will help you choose how best...

What to do when you receive a job offer

Ask your prospective employer if you can contact teachers who are working at the school for references. If the school is reputable, the owner or principal should have no problems with this request. If no other native-speaking teachers are...

TESOL Jobs – What if a Dispute Arises?

No single aspect of teaching EFL overseas causes more heartache, grief, and anguish than disputes between teachers and employers arising from contractual problems. Historically, certain countries, such as South Korea, were notorious for such...

University of Cambridge ESOL

Qualifications provided by: University of Cambridge ESOL TKT The TKT (Teaching Knowledge Test) is a new award from Cambridge. Its focus is on the core teaching skills and requirements needed by teachers of English and provides a foundation...

University TEFL Certificate Courses

University Certificate courses are usually short courses running from one to six months and are an alternative to the Cambridge or Trinity certificates. These are the most common pre-experience courses available, with almost every university...

TEFL Jobs – UK Summer Schools

The UK has a very strong summer-school industry (with several hundred schools working the season) that always has a need for qualified teachers. The summer schools cater for students who want to learn English over a summer holiday; these students...

Trinity College London

Qualifications provided by: Trinity College London Certificate in TESOL The Certificate in TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) – often referred to as certTESOL is administered by Trinity College London. It has over 4,000...

Introduction to travel for TEFL and TESOL teachers

As a qualified English language teacher you can travel the world and find work in almost any country you choose to visit. English learners gain a valuable opportunity to interact with a native speaker and pick up all the little nuances that...

TEFL and TESOL Training and Qualifications

There are several ways to become a qualified English language teacher and your choice of qualification route mainly depends on where and who you want to teach. The time you have to train and the cost of training are also important considerations....

TEFL Recruitment Agencies and International School Groups

There are plenty of commercial recruitment agencies specialising in the English language market – working for a school to help find teachers or helping a teacher find a job. The agencies are normally paid by the employer (the school), though...