From Colorado to Barcelona: an interview with Leah
Leah came to study with us last October, and she’s now a fully fledged TEFL teacher! We had a catch up last week over a coffee to find out how she’s getting on with her new job. How did you end up in Barcelona? I’d been working in marketing for five years but I wanted a break. I’ve always been intrigued by t...
Read More

How long will it take me to find a job after the TEFL course?

The short answer is: it depends on you! If you are proactive, motivated and do the legwork you’ll pick up a job in one or two weeks after the course. It’s not unknown for people to start looking for work halfway through the course and go into full-ti...


Do I need to speak Spanish to teach English in Barcelona?

This is a question we get asked a lot by prospective TEFL trainees who are planning a move to Barcelona. If you don’t speak any Spanish, we have good news for you – speaking the language is not essential for TEFL teachers in Spain. This might seem st...


10 fun Christmas activities for the classroom

It’s only a couple of weeks until the Christmas holidays, so it’s the perfect time to start introducing some festive activities into your lessons! We’re put together a list of our ten favourite activities for all ages and levels. Young learners Teach...


How to get a replacement NIE

After having navigated the labyrinthine process of acquiring a NIE, losing that little piece of laminated green card will plunge you into the depths of despair. But fear not – we’re here to guide you through the process of replacing your lost, stolen...


5 questions you’re guaranteed to be asked in a TEFL job interview

Job interviews can be daunting, especially when you’re a newly qualified TEFL teacher with no paid experience of teaching English as a foreign language. But being well-prepared is half the battle, so here at TEFL Iberia we’ve pooled our interview exp...


TEFL course fees explained

Doing a TEFL course is a large personal investment and you want to make sure you’re doing the right thing and getting value for money. Good training comes at a price and you shouldn’t be swayed by ‘too good to be true’ offers. Highly-qualified staff,...

Popular Posts

Subscribe to our newsletter!

Join our Barcelona Community to access exclusive teaching resources and discounts on our future courses.