Author Archives: Fran Austin

About Fran Austin

Fran has been an EFL teacher since 2005 and joined the Oxford TEFL team in 2011. She is qualified in Trinity Cert. TESOL, Trinity Dip. TESOL and has a Diploma in Educational Management. As well as being the TESOL Coordinator at Oxford TEFL When she arrived in Barcelona she never planned to stay, but the city got its grip on her soon enough and she still loves the lifestyle and culture of this wonderful city.

Meet us at IATEFL in Glasgow!

Are you planning to attend the IATEFL International Annual Conference this April 3rd – 7th 2017 in Glasgow? With an attendance of over 2500 ELT professionals it is an amazing chance to meet with specialists of all areas, attend workshops … Continue reading

Teach in Hong Kong

Graduate Story: Phillip Smith

Phillip Smith is one of our scholarship runners up and took the Trinity CertTESOL course in Barcelona in September 2016. Since then, he has travelled to the other side of the world to teach English to young children in Hong … Continue reading

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Non-EUs: Is your course provider in Spain breaking the law?

As a non EU resident, one of the things you need to consider before studying or working in Spain is which type of visa you will need. If you would like to stay in Spain/ the Schengen zone for longer … Continue reading

Study TEFL Barcelona

How to make the most of your TEFL course and enjoy the city

Annaliese Griffiss took our Trinity CertTESOL course in Barcelona in January 2017. Originally from Oxford, UK, after studying a number of languages including Latin, she decided to obtain her internationally-recognized qualification at Oxford TEFL to teach English as a foreign … Continue reading

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Free teacher workshops in Prague

If you are in Prague, warm up by joining us in our school in the centre of the city and take advantage of these free teacher training workshops. As usual, there will be a mix of sessions covering a wide range … Continue reading