TEFL Guide

ITTT’s complimentary guide to Teaching english Abroad contains a wide array of information regarding all aspects of the english teaching world. It covers many topics including tefl/tesol qualifications, the best ways to secure a teaching job, preparation for going abroad and the job prospects for tefl teachers around the world.

Part 1 : General Information

  • 1.1 What is tefl/tesol?
  • 1.2 Who can teach english abroad?
  • 1.3 Where can I teach english?
  • 1.4 Students, schools and timetables
  • 1.5 What experience/qualifications are required?

Part 2 : tefl/tesol Qualifications

  • 2.1 In-class courses
  • 2.2 Online courses
  • 2.3 Combined in-class and online courses
  • 2.4 Specialized/advanced courses

Part 3 : Finding a Job

  • 3.1 Jobs overview
  • 3.2 Internet search
  • 3.3 Recruitment agencies
  • 3.4 Mail shot
  • 3.5 On the spot
  • 3.6 Freelancing
  • 3.7 CVs/resumes
  • 3.8 Interviews
  • 3.9 Contracts

Part 4 : Preparing to go

  • 4.1 Gaining extra experience
  • 4.2 Research
  • 4.3 What to take
  • 4.4 Useful resources/bibliography
  • 4.5 Learning the language

Part 5 : Job Prospects - Country by Country guide

  • 5.1 Western Europe
  • 5.2 Eastern Europe
  • 5.3 Asia
  • 5.4 Latin America
  • 5.5 Middle East
  • 5.6 Africa
  • 5.7 north america
  • 5.8 Australasia
  • 5.9 United Kingdom