Starting out in TEFL can be a daunting experience, but it doesn’t have to be! We’ve compiled a range of teaching tips and resources recommended by our TEFL Org tutors so you can be confident going into your next English language lesson.

How to get an Apostille Certificate

A requirement for many work visa applications is to get an apostille certificate to prove that certain documents are authentic. The cost of getting a document apostilled is low and is a must-do for many who aspire to work abroad. Why is an Apostille Certificate important? Any nation that acknowledges the apostille certificate will also […]

6 Tips to Ace Your Skype Interview

A Skype interview is the norm in the TEFL industry nowadays, especially in the first stages of the application process. The same, if not more, preparation goes into these kinds of interviews compared to a face-to-face interview. Here are my six tips for a successful Skype interview. Skype interview tips Check your tech Check for […]

A Day in the Life of a TEFL Teacher

So what does a TEFL teacher get up to on a typical day? How to they plan and spend their day teaching English? I used to teach English in an EOI (Escuela Oficial de Idiomas). These language schools are government subsidised and can be found all over Spain . Typical students in my classes were […]

TEFL Job Fails to Avoid

As you begin the preparations to start your exciting TEFL journey, you will find there is a lot of useful information and inspiring stories available for you to digest. There are also some less spoken about or widely known pitfalls that can trip up some TEFL teachers. In this blog post we outline some of […]

Required Documents for TEFL Jobs Abroad

Before you travel abroad to TEFL (teach English as a foreign language) you will need to secure the relevant paperwork and travel documents required for a prolonged stay. This process should be started ahead of departure in order to minimise stress further down the line. Documentation requirements can be complex and often subject to change. […]