The Oxford TEFL Blog

Living & working in Hong Kong – Graduate Comment

This is Alan Wong, one of the DipTESOL graduates from Aug 2007, Bacelona. I am currently working for English for Asia (this company is also a Trinity Representative) in Hong Kong, China.  There is a huge demand in qualified Native … Continue reading

Living & working in Latin America

In Latin America, there is a great demand for English teaching; the most popular countries being Argentina, Brazil, Chile and Mexico. Working conditions The academic year runs from February/March to December.  In the big cities the greatest demand for English … Continue reading

The UK – Location information and links

Here are some links to websites where you can search for teaching jobs in the UK. There are lots of jobs advertised on this site especially for summer school. This website has lots of information about teaching English and … Continue reading

Living & working in France – Graduate Comment

Gillian Orr Diploma – August 2008 Basically there are three types of contracts : CDI (contrat à durée indeterminée ie permanent) rare nowadays for language schools; CDD (contrat à durée determinée) limited n° hours contract; CDII (contrat à durée indeterminée … Continue reading

Portugal Location Information and Links

This website allows you to search for information by City.  Articles and Advice You’ll find some schools listed at the following website   The ESL Base Advice blog   The American TESOL institute  For a basic overview of Portugal visit … Continue reading