Ireland is a difficult place to get a TEFL job for anyone who does not live in the country or who does not have an EU passport. Most TEFL jobs are available in Dublin, but this is an expensive city to live in. It can be cheaper to live outside of Dublin, but then there are fewer positions available. Dublin has a lot of language schools, and you may get one of these jobs, but the work may not be consistent, and the pay may not be able to meet your expenses.
Types of TEFL Jobs in Ireland
Aside from TEFL jobs at private language schools, positions are available at universities and colleges as well. Many jobs are available during the summer holiday months of June to September. If you hold a passport from an EU country, you will not need to get a work visa.
Ireland offers a Student Work Abroad Program, which can provide legal work status for some non-EU residents. The preferred way to begin to look for a TEFL Job in Ireland is to send your up to date resume to language schools. You can easily find their contact information on the internet. Once you have attracted the interest of one of these schools, you will generally be required to go for an interview in person.
Sample TEFL Job in Ireland
Well-established language school in Dublin City Centre is looking for qualified and experienced TEFL teachers to start immediately. Experience in teaching IELTS and/or Business English will be an advantage. 115 hrs TEFL Certificate + Primary Degree mandatory. Part-time positions (15 hrs/ 30 hrs per week). Morning and Evening work available. Salary depending on experience.
Come to TEFL International’s training center in Ireland and become a certified English teacher! With two training centers in Ireland, Limerick and Bundoran, we offer you the best quality TEFL training course out there.
Upon completion of your course, you benefit from our recruitment assistance. Our staff will help you with your resume and prepare you for your TEFL resume. Many of our TEFL graduates find work in Ireland, Europe and around the world.
Many private language centers as well as universities are looking for qualified English teachers in Ireland. The hiring season for these jobs is during the summer months of June to September. EU passport holders tend to have better chances of employment in Ireland than those who aren’t from the EU.
TEFL Course Ireland
Limerick is a vibrant city in the southwest of Ireland. One of the city’s main attractions is the famous King John’s Castle. Many millions of tourists from around the world visit Limerick each year to see the castle and other landmarks, such as St. Mary’s Cathedral or the Ballyhoura Mountains. Limerick’s pub and bar scene is also not to be missed as well as the many restaurants with delicious local food.
Our second training center is located in Bundoran, in the north of the country. Due to its location on the Atlantic coast, it’s famous for surfing and other water sports. Local and foreign tourists come to Bundoran for the beautiful beaches and the great waves. If you are a horse lover, join the tours at the equestrian center and ride on horseback through the beautiful scenery.
Courses at our Ireland locations are running throughout the whole year. Check the start dates to see when is the best time for you start begin your journey of teaching English abroad.
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