A quick coffee with… Anna Stubbs (CELTA Course Director)

Anna Stubbs

If you’ve read our two latest blog posts, you’ll know that we’ve been introducing our readers to the key people at Oxford TEFL. Our dedicated and experienced staff members are a major part of what makes us stand out from the crowd, so we want our community to know who’s who! That’s why I sat […]

How I managed – and enjoyed! – the DipTESOL course as a new parent.

I decided to take the Trinity DipTESOL shortly after finding out that my wife and I were expecting a baby in 2020. When I started the course, I couldn’t help but worry about how I would manage all of the assignments alongside supporting my wife, working and preparing myself for an extra little family member. […]

Oxford TEFL Connect – quality, affordable support for new teachers!

Oxford TEFL Connect is our online community for ESL teachers who have qualified during the last twelve months or so. It is a way to continue developing your teaching, but without needing to worry about deadlines, assignments, project work etc. As we will see, the platform includes a range of training and support opportunities. Members […]

No EU passport, but want to live and work in Barcelona? Here’s how!

There’s nothing like living abroad to fill you with a sense of excitement and adventure. And where better to move than sunny Barcelona? Situated between beach and mountains, it’s a city that really does have it all. If culture is your thing, there is world-famous architecture and museums galore. More interested in nightlife? Barcelona has […]

Graduate story: Artyom Schelkunoff

Artyom Schelkunoff is from Tallinn, Estonia. After finishing his secondary education, he decided to complete our 100% Online CELTA course. In this blog post, he explains his experience.

How the 100% Online CELTA helped me become a successful teacher in Germany

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Emma is one of our recent 100% Online CELTA course graduates. In this blog post, she describes how the course helped prepare her for a successful career teaching English from her home in Germany. 1.     Why did you decide to get a CELTA qualification? Before doing the 100% Online CELTA course, I had completed a […]

Interview with Online CELTA graduate: Sarah Lewis

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Why did you decide to get a CELTA qualification? My career has been in teaching and teacher training, predominantly music lessons and pilates certification courses. The arrival of Covid-19 caused the music lessons to move online, and the pilates courses to cease. I used to travel a lot which also came to an abrupt end. […]

Interview with Online CELTA graduate: Daniel Pagnoccolo

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Why did you decide to get a CELTA qualification? I decided to get the CELTA qualification for professional development but also because it was something that I had wanted to do for many years. I want to use the qualification to teach in different countries around the world as I enjoy travelling and teaching, so […]

Interview with Online CELTA graduate: Sophia

Sophia Hendrickson is originally from the UK and I’m now based in Kigali, the capital of Rwanda. She has been there for about two years where she runs her own business, Pineapple English, teaching ESL and offering other English language consultancy services. In this blog post, she reflects on her experience on our 100% Online […]