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Forum: Spain
Jun 12th 2015, 6:15 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 955
Posted By blueeyes

Re: ESl teaching ~ Spain

Hi Paula. I taught English to kids in the Huelva region of Andalucia. I had 24 hours of contact time per week with an academy, and earned E1240 after tax per month. This was absolutely fine for me...
Forum: Spain
Jan 26th 2015, 6:37 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 7,314
Posted By blueeyes

Re: Jobs in Alicante

Hi Alicante2014. I found my teaching job through TEFL.Com. It still has a good selection of jobs in Spain currently and for September. One of the downsides of EFL teaching in Spain, and in other...
Forum: Spain
Nov 20th 2014, 11:43 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 7,314
Posted By blueeyes

Re: Jobs in Alicante

Bearing in mind the unemployment situation for Spanish natives, your only choice is to use your TEFL experience. I taught English in Spain nearly 3 years ago and it seems that the crisis is...
Forum: Spain
Sep 8th 2014, 12:00 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 1,680
Posted By blueeyes

Re: TEFL in and around Murcia

Hi extra.
I'm not sure if I am allowed to post actual website addresses here, but if you put EFL or TEFL into the search, it should bring up the sites which advertise jobs. You have plenty of time,...
Forum: Spain
Sep 7th 2014, 9:55 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 1,680
Posted By blueeyes

Re: TEFL in and around Murcia

Hello Extra.
For EFL teaching posts, private academies tend to advertise jobs from January onwards and right up until September, so you have some time yet before you need to start applying. I...
Forum: Teaching
Sep 1st 2014, 5:24 pm
Replies: 0
Views: 1,381
Posted By blueeyes

Teaching Assistant work in Spain

I am repeating an earlier thread as I had no response, hoping someone might be able to help.

As the title of the thread suggests, I would love to hear from Teaching Assistants working in British...
Jun 5th 2014, 1:36 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 1,984
Posted By blueeyes

Re: Single on wrong side of 40 and thinking of moving to Ireland

Think we will have to agree to disagree but thanks for replying to my post.
Jun 4th 2014, 2:20 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 1,984
Posted By blueeyes

Re: Single on wrong side of 40 and thinking of moving to Ireland

I earned more than the average pay for a Spaniard as am English teacher over there, and my cost of living was considerably lower in terms of my rent, my food costs and my social life. I have been...
Jun 3rd 2014, 8:50 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 1,984
Posted By blueeyes

Re: Single on wrong side of 40 and thinking of moving to Ireland

Thanks for your reply Moses, I have also replied to the other thread. Sadly there seems to be little out there in terms of other sectors, other than catering/hotel work in which I have no...
Jun 3rd 2014, 8:47 pm
Replies: 40
Views: 8,115
Posted By blueeyes

Re: Advice for an Anglo moving to Cork

I keep an eye on the FAS website and a majority of the vacancies seem to be for those already receiving benefits, i.e. apprenticeships and CE schemes. Of the genuine paid jobs, most in Kerry seem to...
Jun 2nd 2014, 10:51 pm
Jun 2nd 2014, 2:34 pm
Replies: 40
Views: 8,115
Posted By blueeyes

Re: Advice for an Anglo moving to Cork

Hi Chew Chew. I am not sure where I am going to go. My folks are in Kerry, but there is really nothing going in the way of jobs. I like the idea of Galway but again, doesn't seem to be any work...
Jun 1st 2014, 5:59 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 1,984
Posted By blueeyes

Single on wrong side of 40 and thinking of moving to Ireland

Just looking for a few thoughts, ideally from others in the same situation. I am a single woman in my early 40s. My parents live in the South West, and I come back to Ireland 3 or 4 times a year to...
Jun 1st 2014, 5:04 pm
Replies: 40
Views: 8,115
Posted By blueeyes

Re: Advice for an Anglo moving to Cork

Hi Chew Chew,

I can't offer you any advice, I am also considering moving to Ireland but am not a mother so different circumstances to you. I think it's important that you weigh up all the pros...
Forum: Jobs Wanted
Jun 1st 2014, 4:32 pm
Replies: 0
Views: 439
Posted By blueeyes

English Teacher/Administrator seeks work in Ireland (Kerry, Cork, Galway)

I am an experienced and qualified teacher of English Language & Literature (qualified to teach in the further education sector but have taught in UK secondary education as well as colleges), and...
Forum: Teaching
Feb 8th 2014, 7:09 pm
Replies: 0
Views: 1,604
Posted By blueeyes

Demand for Teaching Assistants in Spain

As the title of the thread suggests, I would love to hear from Teaching Assistants working in British or International schools in Spain, or anyone who can tell me if there are many opportunities for...
Forum: Teaching
Feb 3rd 2013, 1:46 pm
Replies: 51
Views: 92,436
Posted By blueeyes

Re: Doing a PGCE outside of Britain

Hi Heath,

Glad to help and just wanted to add a few points.

If you feel you absolutely have to return to the UK and do your PGCE, is there no way you can finish the last 1/3 of your course? ...
Forum: Teaching
Feb 2nd 2013, 2:20 pm
Replies: 51
Views: 92,436
Posted By blueeyes

Re: Doing a PGCE outside of Britain

p.s. As mentioned on the website, some of the new ACADEMIES springing up through the UK may not require you to have QTS, but that in itself does not reflect particularly well, so have a good think...
Forum: Teaching
Feb 2nd 2013, 2:14 pm
Replies: 51
Views: 92,436
Posted By blueeyes

Re: Doing a PGCE outside of Britain

Hi Heath,

If I were you I would have a look at the following link from the UK Department of Education Teaching Agency.
...
Forum: Teaching
Feb 8th 2012, 10:49 pm
Replies: 51
Views: 92,436
Posted By blueeyes

Re: Doing a PGCE outside of Britain

Just a quick response. I moved to Spain a couple of weeks ago. As I mentioned before, I have a PGCE for the Post-Compulsory Sector, and as such I do not have Qualified Teacher Status. I would love...
Forum: Spain
Jan 28th 2012, 12:16 am
Replies: 3
Views: 1,049
Posted By blueeyes

Average rent for 1 bed appartment in Ayamonte

Hello, I am a newbie.

I have just moved here and am staying with colleagues at the moment. I am looking for a 1 bed appartment and wondered how much I should expect to pay per month, with or...
Jan 26th 2012, 10:46 pm
Replies: 26
Views: 5,246
Posted By blueeyes

Re: Any positive stories?

[QUOTE=Cuthbert Rizla;9859559]This piece of news may be of interest to you if you're considering a move sometime this year.
Now might be the time to start knocking out a few letters of interest with...
Forum: Teaching
Jan 15th 2012, 2:44 pm
Replies: 51
Views: 92,436
Posted By blueeyes

Re: Doing a PGCE outside of Britain

Sorry me&mrs just a bit of extra info I remembered. I have been trying to get my QTS here in the UK. Because I have my PGCE, it is possible to gain QTS 'by assessment only' University of Gloucester...
Forum: Teaching
Jan 15th 2012, 2:38 pm
Replies: 51
Views: 92,436
Posted By blueeyes

Re: Doing a PGCE outside of Britain

If you want to work in either primary or secondary, and you can stick out the UK for a year, I would do your PGCE in either of those sectors as you will also gain your experience in whichever sector...
Jan 15th 2012, 2:28 pm
Replies: 26
Views: 5,246
Posted By blueeyes

Re: Any positive stories?

Well it's good to hear different perspectives, surprisingly I have seen loads of Teaching Assistant jobs advertised over Christmas and the New Year and this county, part-time but still a pleasant...
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