How To: Get a Police Check

If you are applying for teaching positions overseas, you will more than likely be asked to supply a Police Check or criminal background check along with your other documentation. Depending on where you are based in the world, you will need to apply for your police check through your national law enforcement authority. Police Checks…

Study tips for completing your TEFL course online

Signing up for an online course can be quite daunting – “I haven’t studied online before.” “It’s been years since I studied anything.” These are all common feelings so don’t worry. We’ve put together some tips to help you approach your online studies. What’s your goal? Not everyone will have the same goal, so the first…

Ecommerce Exporter of the Year Scottish Export Awards

TEFL Org UK shortlisted for Ecommerce Exporter of the Year

We’ve been shortlisted for Ecommerce Exporter of the Year at the Scottish Export Awards 2018. TEFL Org UK, along with five other Scottish companies, has demonstrated increased brand awareness and recognition, expanded into new markets, increased sales and efficiency and improved customer service. Wish us luck! The awards ceremony is being held next month (Thursday…

Further learning for EFL teachers

Once you have your EFL teaching qualification, the learning doesn’t stop there. It’s only just the beginning! We can all make improvements and it’s good practice to keep on top of new developments in English language teaching. Not only will this help your students with their English language studies, but it can also help you…

Sleep in the Park 2017

On Saturday 9th December, six members of the TEFL Org UK team will be sleeping out under the stars in Edinburgh’s Princes Street Gardens as part of Social Bite’s Sleep in the Park. We’ll be joining over 9,000 who have also signed up to the mass sleep out in December. We plan to raise £3,000.…

Which course: TEFL or CELTA?

When you consider starting your career in the EFL industry, you want to know that you will find the teaching opportunity you’ve dreamed of. You may have heard of both TEFL and CELTA, and it can be quite difficult to decide which course option to choose, as both are entry-level EFL teaching qualifications. It may…

TEFL for Qualified Teachers

TEFL is not just for gap year students and travel enthusiasts. A large proportion of those travelling abroad to teach English as a foreign language are already qualified teachers here in the UK. The demand for English teachers continues to rise worldwide, and with many qualified teachers finding it difficult to secure employment in the…

TEFL Org UK Charity of the Year Mary's Meals

Mary’s Meals – June Update

Back in January, we revealed our Charity of the Year – Mary’s Meals. Since then, our students have donated over £500 for this worthy cause by just adding £1 to their online purchase. As we match each and every donation received through the TEFL Org UK website, this means the total raised so far for Mary’s Meals…