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TEFL Jobs in Spain
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If you’re looking for a TEFL job in Europe, Spain is one of your best bets. Demand for TEFL certified teachers is as high as you’re going to find on the entire continent. Added to this, Spain’s climate, culture and people make living here exceptionally enjoyable.
Whether you want to teach young learners or business English, Spain’s cities literally have thousands of private language schools. Just about the only potential down side to teaching in Spain is that non-EU citizens, Americans and Canadians may have to look harder to find employment. The good news is that it’s nowhere near impossible to find work. With due diligence and patience, nearly any TEFL certified teacher can find an EFL job.
Like any country, it’s best to be applying for jobs in-person. The vast majority of employers will want to meet you face-to-face and perhaps even observe a practice lesion before offering you a job.
It’s best to identify the city in which you’d like to work, get there as soon as possible and hit the pavement, ready for employment. Larger cities of course represent a larger pool of employment options, but jobs in smaller cities might be easier to come by as few people are looking for work there.
If you haven’t earned your TEFL certificate, we have training centers throughout Spain. This represents the perfect opportunity to gain the skills you need to become a great teacher, while networking with teachers, students and school administrators. Our centers are well connected with schools in their respective regions so we’re always able to put you in contact with potential employers.
Decide what your preferred location to live and work in Spain is and then go there. The larger cities do have more TEFL jobs available for English teachers, but this is balanced out by the fact they are usually more popular destinations, and therefore the competition is tighter.
If you think you want to teach in Spain and have not earned your TEFL certificate yet, consider taking your TEFL course here. Our TEFL International schools in Spain are well connected and can give you a lot of inside information and advice to help you along the way to finding a good teaching position.
TEFL jobs normally pay on a monthly basis. The academic school year starts around October, so the best time to be looking for work is in August or certainly by September, although many schools will still be recruiting at the last minute. These dates are for government schools so you should bear in mind that private language institutions will hire year round.
Questions to ask TEFL schools in Spain
While considering a job offer, be sure to have answers to all questions regarding rates of pay, salary and other benefits. Find out if you’ll have to travel to your lessons and if you get compensated and/or reimbursed for this time and expense. Ask about what kind of resources the school has for planning lessons and teaching materials, as well as what kind of administrative and collegial support you will have. This will help you avoid any unpleasant surprises after agreeing to take the position. Also, be sure to get all details confirming benefits written in your contract.TEFL Courses in Barcelona
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TEFL Courses in Malaga
TEFL Courses in Seville
TEFL in Beasain, SpainExpand
Date posted:2007-05-30 | Writer: Camden English | Email: email@example.com
Native English Teacher needed for English School in Beasain , a small city 40km from San Sebastian in the north of Spain. We are an authorised school preparing students for Cambridge examinations. We are active, young, dynamic and highly reliable.
Benefits include attractive working hours and paid health nsurance. Read more
TEFL in Madrid, SpainExpand
Date posted:2007-05-23 | Writer: Pueblo Ingles, | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Make a real difference helping someone to achieve their goals, while taking part in a thrilling, enriching and life changing experience. Pueblo Ingles, the leading English immersion course for executives, is currently looking for English native teachers for in-company classes, residential courses and Masters in English courses. We are looking for experienced English teachers and / or recent TEFL course graduates. We offer stable work and the opportunity to teach different levels.
TEFL in Spain - MadridExpand
Date posted:2007-05-01 | Writer: Talking Point | Email: email@example.com
Native English teachers required. Full-time contract, competitive salary and social security, paid holidays and class cancellations. Friendly and professional environment and opportunities to grow within the company. Read more
TEFL in Barcelona, SpainExpand
Date posted:2007-04-24 | Writer: inlingua | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Teachers of English. Full-time and part-time positions. Teaching adults, young learners and students at all levels. One to one tuition and groups. Teach in house and corporate. Accomodation provided. We offer opportunities for part-time or full-time employment, good payment conditions and a multi-cultural working environment. Read more
TEFL in Spain / MadridExpand
Date posted:2007-02-13 | Writer: Betagroup | Email: email@example.com
A long established language consultancy company is looking for an EFL teacher with a European passport to teach 22 hours per week starting in March or September. Students are mainly adults in company classes, although some posts will involve teaching children. Read more
TEFL in Amposta, SpainExpand
Date posted:2007-01-25 | Writer: ANGLOSCHOOL IDIOMES | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Angloschool Idiomes is a small private language school on the north-east coast of Spain looking for a native English speaker to teach from February to June 2007. Working hours: only from 20 to 25 hours a week from Monday to Friday afternoons teaching small groups. We offer accommodation, free food and free internet access. Read more
TEFL in Spain (Madrid)Expand
Date posted:2007-01-18 | Writer: Covent Garden English School | Email: email@example.com
Covent Garden English School located in Madrid, Spain needs 2 EFL teachers to teach English to children and adults at all ages and levels. We are a professional school looking for highly motivated and lively teachers. Our students are aged 4 to adult and all levels. Maximum 10 students per class for children and 8 students per class for adults. This is an opportunity to teach and develop in a supportive and professional environment. Read more
TEFL in Cuenca, SpainExpand
Date posted:2006-11-07 | Writer: TRIIVIUM | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
TRIIVIUM is currently looking for a candidate to fill a full time teaching position to start soon. We are a small private language academy situated in central Spain, between Madrid and Valencia and have been running language courses for 30 years. We are looking for qualified and motivated English teachers to become part of our small team. We offer an average of 26 hours teaching weekly, Monday to Friday afternoon teaching students of all ages with a maximum of six students in a class. Read more
TEFL Opportunity in Madrid, SpainExpand
Date posted:2006-10-30 | Writer: American Language Academy | Email: email@example.com
American Language Academy is a medium-size, private language school centrally located in Madrid. With 39 years of experience in the field of English language teaching, ALA represents quality and expertise. Full-time and part-time EFL teaching positions are available now. We offer General English, Business English, immersion programs, one-to-one programs, and test preparation. Groups are small (2-7 students), students are mostly adults. Read more
TEFL in Spain - Vilanova i la Geltru, BarcelonaExpand
Date posted:2006-10-26 | Writer: British School | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Fully qualified and experienced EFL teacher required for immediate start. Experience with Young Learners, teenagers, adults and knowledge of Cambridge ESOL exams essential. We are a language school specialising in teaching
English as a Second Language. We teach English at nursery, elementary, intermediate and advanced levels, and prepare our students for University of Cambridge Local Examinations.The school has a student roll of about 700 each school
year, ranging from nursery, c Read more