Teaching English as a Foreign Language

Teaching English as a foreign language is a great way to see new cultures, travel and enjoy a rewarding job. Working in TEFL isn’t like any other job. Once you are qualified as a TEFL teacher, you can work almost anywhere in the world. Becoming a TEFL teacher is your ticket to a great job and new life overseas.

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Teaching English as a foreign language is one of the most rewarding jobs there is. As a teacher, you can get instant feedback on the work that you have done. When you teach a new word, correct a sentence or help someone with their pronunciation, you can see the results straight away. There’s no better feeling than seeing a group of your students speak English to each other and have fun in class. TEFL teachers not only help people to learn English, but they also help them have fun in the process. Learning a language requires speaking. Fun games, activities, team tasks and real situations not only get students speaking, but they also make learning interesting and enjoyable. As a teacher, you can create games and activities that both you and your students enjoy and have fun at work making a difference.

Teach English as a Foreign Language at English First


Teaching English as a foreign language isn’t like any other form of teaching. TEFL is fun, fast and dynamic. As a teacher, you will use games, flash cards and supplementary materials to deliver fun and creative classes to your students. Your goal as a teacher is to use these resources and materials to help your students use English like they would in the real world. Your EF school will have all the materials you need to teach fun and engaging classes for any type of class. Almost every classroom is equipped with interactive whiteboards with internet access. You will also have videos, audios and textbooks to supplement your own teaching style. It doesn’t matter what your teaching style is, EF will give you all the help, support and resources you need to make your classes great.

Who can Teach English as a foreign language


To teach English as a foreign language in China, you will need to meet the following criteria.

  1. You will need a 120 hour TEFL certificate (sponsorship available).
  2. You will need to be a passport holder from the US, UK, Ireland, Canada, Australia, New Zealand or South Africa.
  3. You will need a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university.
Are you ready

Teach English, travel and work abroad with EF English First