How to be a great English teacher
Being a TEFL teacher is one of the most rewarding careers you can have. Not only do you have the opportunity to meet people from all over the world, to travel and discover new cultures, but you also get to empower people to learn a new language and change their lives. Pretty awesome, huh? But being an Engli...
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Tips for teaching business classes

The idea of teaching business English is intimidating for lots of TEFL teachers. It’s a common misconception that business English classes are more challenging to teach than general English if you don’t have a business background. However, teaching b...

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A guide to cycling in Barcelona

Barcelona is an ideal city to cycle in. The weather is mild and sunny all year round, the city streets in general have a very gentle gradient, and car drivers are on the whole quite considerate of cyclists, as cycling has become an increasingly popul...

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From Bristol to Barcelona - meet TEFL graduate Jack Bibbings

We spoke to Jack just after his last class on the TEFL course and he tells us about his experiences training to be a teacher. He graduated from the University of Bristol with a degree in Physiological Science and now works happily as an English teach...

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How to nail that English teacher job interview

You’ve prepared answers for questions you’re likely to be asked, and memorised some questions that you’d like to ask. But is there anything else you can do to ensure you nail your English teacher job interview? 1.   Dress appropriately  Barcelona doe...

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TEFL tips: Four reasons why every English teacher should learn a second language

Becoming a TEFL teacher is a fantastic career choice for lots of different reasons. It sets you free from the corporate world, helps you to achieve a healthier work-life balance and allows you to work and live in far-flung locations all over the worl...

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Behind the scenes of recruiting an English teacher

If you have no teaching experience, reading job advertisement after advertisement asking for one year or more teaching experience can be disheartening. It’s the old Catch 22 situation. Don’t be disheartened. Recruitment isn’t as straightforward as it...