France is a great destination for the qualified TEFL teacher. Most of the major cities in France have TEFL jobs available, with the great majority of job openings being in Paris. The language schools in Paris offer a lot of business oriented English courses, so if you have a certificate in teaching business English or previous experience in business your chances of getting a TEFL job are significantly increased.
France is one of the easier countries among the EU members to get an TEFL job if you don’t hold an EU passport. Business experience and qualifications are held in higher regard than TEFL certificates. Basically, if you have a B.A. and are comfortable in a business setting, you have an excellent chance of finding work. This is even more the case if you can speak French reasonably well.
Finding a TEFL Job in France
Getting a TEFL job in France will be easy for you if have previous experience teaching English as a foreign language, have an EU passport and can speak French. It will also help if you can be flexible and give yourself some time to find a job.
Finding A TEFL job is fairly easy to do without being there. Many jobs are posted on the internet on various TEFL websites, so you can arrange things from your home, from where you may be currently teaching English or taking a TEFL course.
Most teaching jobs are with language schools, but many teachers like to earn extra money by offering private lessons. You can charge between 15 and 20 Euro per session for this. The French Foreign Ministry offers an English Teaching Assistantship Program for citizens of the U.S.
Sign up for our top quality TEFL course in France at one of our two exciting locations. Upon completion, you will be proud to hold your internationally accredited TEFL certificate in hand. From there on, you are able to find jobs teaching English all throughout France, Europe and virtually anywhere in the world. The demand for qualified English language teachers is high and you will sure not regret your decision in coming to France and taking your course.
Come to France and spend a month training to become a professional teacher. France has long been one of the most visited countries in the world due to its beautiful landscapes, culture and fashion. French cuisine is also renowned all over the world to be one of the most exquisite.
France is divided into 13 metropolitan regions with unique local cultures and dialects. Some of the famous provinces are the Provence with its endless lavender fields and the Cote d’azur with its splendid beaches in the South, the Brittany with the famous Mont Saint Michel monastery in the North, and German influenced Alsace in the East.
The need for qualified ESL teachers is high in France, which means that you will have little trouble securing a suitable position after you complete your training course. Many of these positions can be found in the bigger cities, such as Paris, Marseille, Lyon, Toulouse or Nice.
Our two training centers are located in Paris and Brittany, where there are 20 course start dates every single year. On top of our four-week intensive course program, we also offer the combined course option at both locations. Here, you will only have to complete a one-week teaching practice.
TEFL Course in Brittany, France
Brittany is a unique province on the Atlantic coast. Here, times goes by a little slower. Its green hills and small local villages lure in visitors from around the world. Our training center is located in a charming town where you will get the real northern French experience.
Due to the convenient public transport system, you are able to explore the greater region without troubles. Getting to other provinces and bigger cities such as Paris, Nantes or Bordeaux are within easy reach.
TEFL Course in Paris, France
The capital of France is one of the most visited cities in Europe. People from all over the world are coming to Paris and are drawn in by the magic of the city. Enjoy the finest pastries and wines here and get inspired by the fashion of the people of Paris. Most of Paris is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, due to the abundance of historical landmarks and exquisite architecture throughout the city. Be sure to go on an extensive exploration tour in Paris to see the Louvre, Arc de Triomphe, Eiffel Tower and the Notre Dame Cathedral.
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