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Want to do TEFL and don’t know where to start?

Summary – A lot of information for those trying to get into the profession of teaching English as a foreign language seems to be confusing and there is no real way of speaking to those in the profession to help to begin with.
So I have set up a Facebook group to ask questions and for teachers to share their experiences.
Also let me explain here the main reason for why these issues arise in the first place.

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Can’t Find A TEFL Job? 5 Reasons Why This May Be

Summary – So you have just recieved your TEFL certificate but can’t find a job and now you are wondering why. This is a list of reasons based on my own experiences. Also a bit of advice for how to overcome these problems.
[This post is mainly aimed at first time/ newly qualified teachers but might be useful for teachers with a bit of experience too. Similarly this is based on teachers applying online and securing a contract before they arrive in the country. Not if you just arrive and hope for the best]

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8 Lies That TEFL Providers Tell To Get Your Money

Summary – I have noticed that some TEFL provides say several things on their websites to sell their courses which aren’t 100% true. So this is my impartial and personal warning about what to be careful when choosing a course. With these same organisations and companies all claiming they are the best in the industry here are 8 white lies to look out for and be careful with.

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How to TEFL without a TEFL (/CELTA)

Introduction – So you want a TEFL certificate and can’t afford it or you have one are looking for experience but your TEFL certificate is not accepted in your country of residence because it is not a CELTA, Trinity TESOL, etc. So how can you earn money in the TEFL world or build up experience for your C.V. (resumeé if you are American).
Here are 7 ways to get experience in the TEFL world without a recoginsed TEFL certificate:

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