Aspiring English teachers are learning with the best in Barcelona, Spain, thanks to TEFL Iberia. The program last for a month and it was designed to assist individuals who have the passions to teach English as a foreign language by improving their careers as well as providing actual experiences related to teaching the course.
According to the TEFL Iberia’s Director of Studies, Richard Davie, he founded the company back in 2012. He shared how he was able to manage the company on his own for quite some time because he does all the preparations of the work which are designed for the students.
Davie said that it took him a long time to get the preparations underway for the entire course. He also devoted a lot of time in making and launching the website and eventually promoting it to the public. In the long run they were able to start with small groups and then it escalated from there.
As of the moment, TEFL Iberia has 15 staff under its employment that helps in teaching the courses. The positions offered are not only limited to American citizens. Currently, the program is also hosting other member coming from various parts of the world including Scotland, Poland and Italy.
The company conducts a monthly training courses for the teachers located in Barcelona, Spain. Each course has a full workload that was made to assist aspiring teachers in learning how they can improve and further their skills when it comes to teaching English for students who treat it as their second language.
Davie shared that every morning their classes are focused on skills, methodology, grammar and othr techniques that can be employed as a teacher while in the afternoon their focus is more about teaching practice and preparation of the lessons.
Aside from the teaching courses, the teachers will also have the chance to observe how lesson plans are made and they can give feedback regarding one another to help them improve in the course. Each teacher meets with a job preparation advisor which will help them and give them advice in finding a career after the program is over. If you are in Thailand, there are many options when it comes to programs offering TEFL course.