Innovate ELT Conference May 8th – 9th

We are excited to announce that Oxford TEFL Barcelona will be hosting the Innovate ELT conference this May. This conference is in conjunction with ELT Jam and three IATEFL SIGS (Special Interest Groups) and will be different to a regular conference.   As well as traditional presentations, there will also be talks which include mini […]

FREE teacher workshops in Spanish

free spanish teacher workshops barcelona

Are you a language teacher in Barcelona? Take advantage of our free teacher training workshops at our centre next to Passeig de Gracia.   We are launching a new series of teacher workshops in Spanish open to any teachers who are interested in learning some practical and useful ideas which they can take straight into […]

Meet David Pepper, Trinity Dip. TESOL graduate

David Pepper completed the Trinity Dip. TESOL in 2012. Here, he explains why he took the course and how he has developed as a teacher.   Why did you take the Trinity Dip. TESOL course?   I never planned to have a long term career in EFL. When I left industry; burnt out, disillusioned and […]

Finding the right teaching position in China

Michael Frost completed the Trinity Dip. TESOL with Oxford TEFL in 2012 and is currently working in China. Here he explains what it is like to teach in China and his top tips for those thinking about taking up a teaching position there.   China can be a fascinating location for a post-Cert TESOL teacher […]

My Dip Experience

Way back in 2008 I did my Trinity Cert. TESOL in Barcelona with OxfordTefl as a way to pursue my ambitious travel itinerary. I’d always wanted to teach but never thought about TEFL before. After the course I worked, travelled and discovered that I really loved teaching English. This was something I wanted to make […]

Top 10 Diploma Tips

Trinity Dip TESOL graduate

There is no denying that the Trinity Dip TESOL requires a LOT of hard work and dedication but you can definitely make it easier on yourself by taking these 10 tips into consideration.   1. Don’t panic! Yes it sounds easier said than done, but save your energies for being organised and not fretting and […]

Meet Alistair Melvin, Trinity Dip TESOL graduate

Hi, my name’s Alistair, I’m an EFL teacher currently working in Saudi Arabia. I completed the Trinity DipTESOL course in August 2013. After a long break, I came back to teaching about 3 years ago, and as I’m now +40, I realised that if I was going to pursue EFL as a profession I really […]

Free teacher workshops at Oxford TEFL Barcelona this November

If you are in Barcelona, why don’t you take advantage of our free teacher training workshops at our centre next to Passeig de Gracia? These workshops are open to any TEFL teachers who are interested in learning some tricks of the trade from experienced teachers. From vocabulary for young learners to classroom management to activities […]

Teaching and living in Dubai: what you need to know

Have you ever wondered where the best salaries for TEFL teachers can be found? One of them could very well be Dubai. Teachers in Dubai can expect to earn lucrative salaries and competitive benefits packages. Teaching in private international schools across the emirate of Dubai, teachers will join multinational staff and teach in schools offering state […]

3 reasons to take a TEFL course in Malaga

  What is it about Malaga that attracts around 6 million visitors per year from around the world? And as well as a fully-equipped school and a great team to support you during your Trinity Cert. TESOL course, what else is there to look forward to? Miriam Levie, Director and course tutor at our centre […]