Go from boring office job to lesson planning abroad in the sunshine with your friend from start to finish (and beyond!)- Teacher’s Friend
Hi, I’m Georgie. I help adventure seekers and culture lovers move abroad to teach English as a foreign language. I offer a unique service where I will be your friend and guide you every step of the way. I offer quality, internationally accredited TEFL courses that help take you from dreaming to doing, by holding your hand at every hurdle and being the friend you need, who’s been there and can fully empathise with every aspect of your new adventure.
Hey there! My name is Georgie and I am a travel lover, explorer and experienced English teacher! With over ten years of experience as an ESL teacher and trainer, I have spent most of my adult life jet-setting across the globe and living the dream. Pretty cool, huh?
But what’s even cooler is my unique business that you won’t find anywhere else! I offer fully inclusive packages to help adventure seeking travellers (or travellers to be!) relocate and teach English in incredible countries.This isn’t just a simple move; it’s a life-changing experience, and I am here to support you every step of the way. The level of support that I offer with your relocation is second to none. It is the real deal, an entire, life-changing process.
What we offer
Teach Abroad Package
This paid service offers teachers everything they will need to get them from their home country to working and living abroad. It comes with job assistance, accommodation assistance, pre-departure info, lifetime help and assistance once abroad and much more! The highlight of this package is a week long orientation in your new chosen home to really immerse yourself in the culture and help you settle in and enjoy the moment.
Face to Face TEFL/TESOL course
I am the trainer on our TEFL courses and so I can give you unparalleled support because I know the course inside and out. Through Teacher’s Friend, you’ll get extra support with the classroom activities, assignments, lesson planning and in-class teaching that no-one else will receive! All our courses are written by experts and are “hands on” so you will LEARN BY DOING. Spend two weeks EXPERIENCING FIRST HAND how to be an ESL teacher and practising with your peers and then spend the next two weeks getting REAL PRACTICE teaching students in a school setting with feedback from both your peers and the trainer!
Online TEFL/TESOL course
The 120-hour online TEFL/TESOL course that we are offering through our partner provider is an accredited TEFL course and has everything to shape you as the perfect ESL teacher. It can lead to a career in ESL teaching either online or abroad. This amazing course covers all the important aspects of ESL teaching in order to develop your teaching skills such as teaching techniques and methodology, grammar, fun games and activiites and classroom management. So, if you want to complete a TEFL course at your pace, then this course is just for you.
Teaching Experience and Job Placement
Are you already TEFL certified but not feeling ready to jump into the classroom yet? Let me hold your hand and guide you into the classroom with loads of extra support so that you get to practice your skills in a safe environment and get that all important teaching experience from someone who really cares and understands how you feel. Not only will you get two weeks of practical experience in the classroom but also TWO MONTHS of on-going assistance to help build your confidence and reassure you that YOU ARE NOT ALONE.
On a normal day, I don’t expect to find myself setting an alarm for 5 am. But today isn’t a normal day. Today I have my first job interview with a school in Korea. The moment I’ve been waiting for all this time has finally come. Once the documents were ready to go...
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