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.

Welcome to the new look Oxford TEFL website!

We are pleased to announce the re-launch of our website! We hope that you’ll find it easy to find what you are looking for, whether it’s a TEFL Certificate course, advice about working in Barcelona or our contact details. Most … Continue reading

Oxford TEFL Barcelona free teacher development workshops starting this month

Oxford TEFL Barcelona is again running a programme of free teacher development workshops this term, with sessions from, among others, Jamie Keddie, Graham Stanley and our own Duncan Foord. Please find the schedule of events below and email to confirm your place. The … Continue reading

Teaching online

A new year has begun, so perhaps now’s the time to jump into a new field of teaching: teaching online. There are a plethora of websites which offer teachers the opportunity to make additional income teaching online, something which could … Continue reading

Oxford TEFL tutor nominated for top blogging award

We are all very proud of Oxford TEFL Cadiz tutor, Ceri Jones, whose blog, Close Up, has been nominated in the category Best Individual Blog at the 2011 Edublog Awards. In her own words, Ceri’s blog is “…a way to … Continue reading

Best Cert TESOL memory contest

Send us a photo and description of your best Cert TESOL experience (in or out of the OxfordTEFL center) and get the chance to win a free online teacher development course that’s worth 225€ (Blended Learning) Deadline: October 31st, 2012 … Continue reading