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.
Teacher Development Courses

NEW! Take your Teacher Development Course in 3 Ways

We are excited to now offer three ways to take your teacher development courses with Oxford TEFL. Through feedback from our graduates and efforts to continually improve our service and offer courses which meet the needs of our trainees, we … Continue reading

EAP course

EFL vs EAP: Product to Process writing

Tim is based in Bangkok Thailand, where he works as a CELTA trainer and also prepares students for the IELTS exam. He is a tutor on our Teaching IELTS and Teaching EAP teacher development courses. He has taught EAP at Chulalongkorn University in Thailand and … Continue reading

Free Teacher Development Workshops this February

We are excited to announce our next round of free teacher workshops at Oxford TEFL Barcelona! These workshops are open to any teacher who would like to develop their skills, pick up some practical tips and network with other teachers … Continue reading

TEFL course Malaga

Meet Esme: Centre and Sales and Marketing Manager in Málaga

  Esme Fegan is the Centre Manager and Sales and Marketing director in our partner school in sunny Malaga where we provide the Trinity CertTESOL course. She has have over seven years experience in ELT and Business English as well … Continue reading

working holiday visa

Spain Working Holiday Visa for Canadians, New Zealanders and Australians

If you’ve thought about teaching in Spain after your CELTA course in Barcelona but the visa process has always seemed too daunting for you, you might be eligible for an easier option! One-Year Working Holiday Visa Canadians, New Zealanders or … Continue reading