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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
TEFL Courses in Granada
TEFL Courses in Malaga
TEFL Courses in Seville
TEFL in Valladolid, SpainExpand
Date posted:2004-11-23 | Writer: Watson | Email: email@example.com
Starting January 2005. Native English teacher needed for private English language school in Valladolid, Spain (200km NW of Madrid). Read more
TEFL in Asturias, SpainExpand
Date posted:2004-10-22 | Writer: York Idiomas | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
York Idiomas school in Oviedo on the north coast of Spain is seeking a TEFL qualified native EU citizen to teach all levels of English. Ages range from children to adults. University degree required. Beatiful location! Read more
TEFL in Spain (Alicante)Expand
Date posted:2004-09-29 | Writer: ProfessEnglish | Email: email@example.com
Part-time dynamic and enthusiastic EFL teacher required. Teaching General English to Young Learners(from 4 yrs to teens). Groups max 10-12 students. Some one-to-one classes. Some EnglishNet classes(mix Computer & 1-2-1)
Friendly team of 6 other teachers. Ample resources.
Employment teaching EFL in Miranda de Ebro, SpainExpand
Date posted:2004-09-15 | Writer: Central Park Idiomas | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
We are looking to recruit a Native English Teacher for the next 2004/2005 school year. (October - June) The CENTRAL PARK IDIOMAS is a small, modern English language school based in the industrial town of Miranda de Ebro on thenorth of Spain. Read more
TEFL in Spain - TorelloExpand
Date posted:2004-09-07 | Writer: Ramon Macia | Email: email@example.com
RMR English School, TORELLO, Spain
Native Teacher of English needed for academic course from September 2004 to end of June 2005.
TEFL in Spain / CuencaExpand
Date posted:2004-09-01 | Writer: TRIVIUM S.L. | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
TRIIVIUM is currently looking for a candidate to fill a full time teaching position to start soon as possible (from September 27 to May 27), in a small private language academy situated in central Spain, between Madrid and Valencia.
TEFL in Albacete, SpainExpand
Date posted:2004-08-24 | Writer: Black and White centre | Email: email@example.com
English teacher required to work between 20-25 hours a week. Varied classes with students ranging from young ages to adults. Some classes are conducted outside the academy at the university,in offices and other official organisations.
TEFL in Spain - MataróExpand
Date posted:2004-05-25 | Writer: British American Institute | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
The British American Institute in Mataró (Barcelona) has a full-time vacancy for an experienced and qualified EFL teacher October 2004 - June 2005 (renewable). Read more
TEFL in Spain / Cuenca (2)Expand
Date posted:2004-05-25 | Writer: TRIVIUM | Email: email@example.com
TRIVIUM, Centro de Cultura y Lenguas Europeas (Since 1975)
TEFL in Lugo, SpainExpand
Date posted:2004-04-05 | Writer: Greenwich Centre English Language Academy | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Small, friendly, well-established English Language Academy seeks two young, experienced TEFL / Primary school teachers for the academic year 2004 / 2005, starting October 1st. Read more