Life after the TEFL course has definitely been busy. Immediately after the course I interviewed with Threshold and accepted the job. I was told of another language school. I called and asked about applying and they begged me to come in for an interview immediately. I told them during the phone call that I didn't have anything prepared and they were fine with it as they didn't have many other available times later in the week. I walked into this interview with no demo lesson, no resume, no copy of my TEFL certificate and was still so charming that they offered me the job ...
Video about expat life in Prague made by one of our graduates :-)
Few months after undertaking the course I can honestly say that it was a good decision. I started to give private lessons of English to speakers of various levels few times a week and I find it very entertaining, though sometimes challenging – especially when getting to know new students and finding a way of their learning style.
Thanks to the course and all the tips I was given, I feel secure and self-confident in teaching - which was the main reason why I applied. Preparing the lessons and then teaching them is definitely more effective after TEFL course than if I ...