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May 27, 2014 @ 4:07 pm - posted by Robert
Everyones first job teaching English as a Foreign language (TEFL) is scary, mine was in Thailand where teachers are very highly respected which added to the pressure but with some fun games and the support of other teachers I quickly built rapport and came to love my job. Learn more about Andys experince teaching here: Teaching English Abroad: A Career Move into TEFL! Training to Teach [ more...]
May 18, 2014 @ 7:14 am - posted by Robert
Last month Liz and I took a much needed short break to Tunisia. Even though neither of us have been there before, ‘Adventure and Exploration’ were the last thing on our minds. What we needed was good old fashioned ‘R & R'  but by day 2 of our rigorous regime of ‘Eating and Sleeping’, we started thinking about how much things have changed since returning from our Career Break and we also [ more...]
May 11, 2014 @ 12:02 pm - posted by Liz
Thinking about teaching English abroad?  Andy explains how he got his first job earning a good wage in Chiang Mai, Thailand. If you're thinking about teaching English abroad, make sure you: Research the area you want to work in and find out the Cost of Living in that town / country Research the school and check them out on forums to see if there are any negative comments Make sure you [ more...]
April 26, 2014 @ 9:27 am - posted by Robert
There are a number of training options for people who want to Teach English Abroad. In this video Andy tells us the benefits of a month long intensive CELTA and his sense of achievement at successfully completing the course. Here's some videos of teachers talking about their experience: ESOL: things to know about teaching abroad during your career break CELTA training to teach ESOL abroad [ more...]
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