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.
Online CELTA course

NEW! Online (Blended) Cambridge CELTA course in Barcelona

We are excited to announce that we are now offering the internationally-recognised Online (Blended) CELTA course in our modern training school in central Barcelona. If you have a busy schedule and you are unable to attend a 4-week intensive course, … Continue reading

Mark McKinnon Pronunciation

Bringing Pronunciation into the Mainstream

Mark is a tutor on our Trinity DipTESOL and Teaching Pronunciation course. At this year’s InnovateELT conference he will present a half day workshop to help teachers develop a range of pronunciation teaching skills and feel much more confident about planning … Continue reading

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