Are you currently teaching as an “Auxiliar de conversación” in Spain?
Would you like to stay in Spain next year? Or would you like to spend time living and working in another country?
Are you passionate about teaching?
Have you thought about a career in TEFL?
If the answer to any of these questions is “yes” perhaps taking a TEFL course should be your first step. You probably already have many of the skills and experience that many employers in private language schools (or “academias”) are looking for; including classroom presence an experience, an understanding of Spanish culture and language and most importantly a passion for teaching.
You may be approaching the end of your roles as “auxiliares de conversación” and wondering what to do next. If you take a well-recognized TEFL course it could be the beginning of the next phase of your career. Of course, with the Certificate, doors will open for you here in Spain as well as around the world.
There are many different courses available be sure to choose the right course for you. A good course will have observed teaching practice at its heart, a careers service to help you find the job you want and importantly the recognition and validity of an internationally recognized qualification.
Here at Active Language, Cádiz, we run the Trinity Certificate in TESOL (Trinity and Cambridge are the two most recognized and respected certificates around the world) and invite you to join us on one of our summer courses this year. The application process is simple; fill in an online application and then we’ll organize an interview (in person or via skype) to answer any questions you may have and to check that we are confident that you will be successful on the course. Our course tutors, careers advisors and admin team are here to help you every step of the way before, during and after your course.
And why Cádiz? Cádiz is perhaps the best city in Spain; it is an authentic Spanish city right on the beach with a uniquely welcoming atmosphere and it comes alive in the summer months with the beach as the focus. In your free time you can take advantage of this safe and vibrant city in any way you choose, from lazing in the sun or going for the myriad of watersports, to wandering through the charming streets and squares or enjoying the varied summer nightlife.
A summer in Cádiz and a recognized, professional qualification to move you on in your English teaching career, what could be better?
For more information please see our website www.activelanguage.net