The Oxford TEFL Blog

Russia Information and Graduate Comment

St.Petersburg – Diana Bruk, August 2010 As a native speaking teacher, finding work in Russia is pretty much a mathematical certainty, as the demand is high and the number of applicants in pretty low. Nonetheless, I found applying online to … Continue reading

Costa Rica Graduate Comment

By Carrie Torres I have been teaching in Costa Rica since September, 2009. Prior to that, I was teaching in Barcelona for two years. As you can imagine, these are two very different countries. I wanted to relocate somewhere which was fairly … Continue reading

Saltzburg, Austria – Graduate Comment and Information

Salzburg, Austria – Jan Harwood, May 2010 I’ve been working in the beautiful city of Salzburg, Austria since the beginning of the 2010/11 school year. I actually found my job as a Resident Assistant at the American International School while … Continue reading

China Location information and links

China – Fred Soulie – May 2010 My tesol has taken me to China, I work for English First, in Xi’an which is in Shaanxi province. I am really enjoying it and getting some very useful experience. Before coming here I had … Continue reading

Olomouc & Šumperk Graduate Comment (Czech Republic)

Jason Prince, January, 2010 My advice to people wanting to come here to work is it’s a nice place to live, cheaper than Praha. I would advise them not to try Šumperk, as there is at least 11 native speakers … Continue reading