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.
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

Looking forward to “Back to the Future” on May 17th and 18th 2019 in Barcelona

Daniel Barber is a teacher, teacher trainer and writer with twenty years’ experience in the classroom. He writes for Macmillan and Richmond, appears at international conferences and contributes regularly to Here, he looks forward to the next InnovateELT conference coming up on … Continue reading

Free teacher development

Free Teacher Development Day in Prague

Oxford TEFL Prague is excited to announce our next Free Teacher Development Day in Prague! Join us on Saturday November 24th 2018 for our free teacher development workshops with our expert tutors. Enjoy the free snack during the networking session in … Continue reading

Nicola Meldrum

What do experienced English language teachers see as their strengths and weaknesses?

Nicola Meldrum is our Trinity DipTESOL Course Director and works very closely with our participants during both the online and face to face phase in Barcelona. She has designed our online Teaching Pronunciation course, organizes local teacher development events and … Continue reading