Graduate Story: Antonella Facchini

Antonella is one of our Barcelona CELTA graduates and is an Italian and naturalized American. She has 15-years’ experience in sales and marketing within the IT sector. She is currently travelling the world to pursue self-development and explore new possibilities. Find out more about her reasons for taking the leap, moving abroad and studying TEFL […]

From Teacher to Content Manager: How the DipTESOL opened doors for me

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Jo Budden is one of our Trinity DipTESOL graduates. She is the content manager of the British Council’s global websites: LearnEnglish Kids, LearnEnglish Teens and LearnEnglish. She has worked for the British Council since 1999 as a teacher, teacher trainer and materials writer. She has taught young learners and adults in Hong Kong, Egypt and Brazil, […]

How the Trinity DipTESOL transformed my ELT career

Jayne Kyte is one of our Trinity DipTESOL graduates. She has worked in the field of English Language Teaching in Switzerland for over 28 years, spending 9 years as Area Manager/ELT Consultant for Oxford University Press. She is currently a freelance teacher/teacher trainer and CELTA tutor. She is also a regular workshop presenter at local conferences […]

Graduate Story: Michelle Knepel

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Michelle Knepel is a recent graduate of our Cambridge CELTA course, Business English and Teaching Young Learners courses in Barcelona, Spain. She spent the last decade working in manufacturing leadership, project management and most recently consulting. Michelle is a Certified Internal Auditor and holds an MBA from The University of Notre Dame-Mendoza School of Business. […]

Graduate Story: Zoe Zymanczyk

Zoe completed her TEFL certification in August 2014 at Oxford TEFL, Barcelona. After finishing the course she spent 3 years teaching in Spain, Colombia and South Korea. Zoe returned home to London in April 2018 and is currently working in ELT publishing alongside colleagues who helped create many of the textbooks she used to teach […]

Graduate Story: Miguel Pinto

Miguel Pinto is from Portugal and he completed the Cambridge CELTA course in Barcelona in July 2018. In this blog post, he provides some insight into the course and how it has helped him find work in Poland teaching English to a variety of students.     Why did you take the CELTA course? I […]

Graduate story: Jon Grenier

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  Jon Grenier in from Canada and completed our Trinity CertTESOL course in Prague in September 2017. In this blog post, he describes his experience on the course and the community in Prague and how he is earning a steady income while teaching English online.  A few questions come to mind when I think about my time […]

Graduate Story: Tim Jervis

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Tim Jervis is originally from Canada but has been teaching English in Korea. He decided to gain his Trinity CertTESOL with us in Barcelona and he then landed a job in Taiwan. In this blog post he explains what it’s like to teach there and his plans for the future.   1.Which location and date […]

Graduate Story: Simon Firth

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Simon Firth took the Trinity CertTESOL course in Malaga in June 2017. Originally from England and working as a journalist, he decided to take the plunge and switch to language learning / teaching. Find out more in this blog post about Simon and why he took the course in sunny Malaga. What made you decide […]

Graduate Story: Aaron Edmiston

Aaron is one of our Trinity CertTESOL graduates currently living in Barcelona. In this blog post he offers us an insight into his motivations, the course and future plans as a newly qualified English teacher. Which location and date did you take your Trinity CertTESOL? I took the course in Barcelona, June 2017. Why did you […]