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.
Language Exchange Barcelona

New: Language Exchange Events with a Twist at Oxford TEFL Barcelona

We are excited to announce our new language exchange events at Oxford TEFL Barcelona! Our CELTA trainees, teachers, tutors and language students can attend for FREE. We also welcome other participants and locals to this event for a small fee. These … Continue reading

ELT Management conference

Getting inspired at the Mini-ELT Management Conference in Barcelona

Megan Wummer, Course Director at TEFL in Spain in Malaga, and Esme Fegan, Sales & Marketing Director at TEFL in Spain, attended the recent Mini-ELT Management Conference organised and hosted by Oxford TEFL Barcelona. In this blog post, they reflect … Continue reading

Innovate ELT conference 2018

Fun?! Delight and Struggle in ELT – A Reflection by Ollie Wood

Ollie Wood first joined the Oxford TEFL team as a Trinity CertTESOL tutor in 2015, but he’s been working in ELT since 2006. He has covered every position in the private sector from Teacher to Academic Manager. He works extensively to … Continue reading

ELT Management Conference

Oxford TEFL Mini-ELT Management Conference in Barcelona

 If you are a school manager, director of studies, senior teacher or someone wishing to move into a role of leadership, join us at our mini-ELT management conference. During this event, we will explore what is happening in the ELT … Continue reading

Nicola Meldrum

IATEFL 2018 reflections: Great ideas for developing our Trinity Dip TESOL course

Nicola Meldrum has been course director on the Trinity DipTESOL and teacher trainer on our Teaching Pronunciation course for more than 10 years. On a recent trip to IATEFL in Brighton, Nicola found inspiration from the speakers and new ways to in which we, … Continue reading