Upcoming Events

Webinar: Get that online English teaching job: How to make a winning demo (interview) video
Facebook LIVE: UK time
Wednesday, 8th July 2020
5:00 pm-5:45 pm
Live Q&A Teaching English Online (and Abroad)
Facebook LIVE: UK time
Thursday, 16th July 2020
6:00 pm-6:45 pm
Webinar: ADAPT Pivoting Your Career to Teach English Online
Facebook LIVE: UK time
Wednesday, 29th July 2020
7:00 pm-7:30 pm
LIVE Q&A: Is a Level 5 TEFL Course worth it?
Facebook LIVE: UK time
Thursday, 13th August 2020
6:00 pm-6:45 pm

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TEFL Abroad:
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Plan Ahead for the Demand of English Teachers post Coronavirus!

Prepare for TEFL job application success; paperwork & travel


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Our Mission

Your English teaching adventure made simple. There’s no two ways about it, we love teaching English abroad! Passion for what we do at Premier TEFL is in abundance. Every. Single. Day.

And, from all of our combined experience, we know that embarking on a TEFL journey is simply life-changing. We can’t wait to support you to get started…

TEFL & Travel Experts

Aveen Healy

TEFL & Travel Specialist

Aveen has a diploma in PR, Advertising and Financial management. Next to planning your TEFL experience, her favourite thing to do is spend time with her family. This live music lover is also keen on a big fan of European city breaks!

Top Travel Spot: Amsterdam, Netherlands

Favourite Food: Pizza or Pasta

Best Part of Travel: Visiting new sites and immersing yourself in local culture

Would Love to Visit: Dubai and Mykonos

Ameerah Goggin

TEFL & Travel Specialist

Environmental scientist Ameerah is well-traveled and can’t wait to help you plan your TEFL career. From camping in the Pyrenees mountains to mud-bathes with elephants, this TEFL Advisor will make sure life-long memories are at the heart of your plans!

Top Travel Spot: Koh Phangan, Thailand

Favourite Food: Thai Green Curry

Best Part of Travel: Exploring and experiencing new cultures

Would Love to Visit: Canada – for all the wildlife!

Sarah Goggin

TEFL & Travel Specialist

Five continent-traveled Sarah can’t wait to help you plan your TEFL career. From hiking Machu Picchu to a dawn visit of Angkor Wat temple, this TEFL Advisor will make sure adventure is at the heart of your plans! Book a call with Sarah today…

Top Travel Spot: Argentina

Favourite Food: Steak

Best Part of Travel: Meeting new people from around the world

Would Love to Visit: Alaska

Montse Aljama

TEFL Partnership Specialist

Montse is a Barcelona native dedicated to the field of education. Her career in operations and project management spans more than a decade; the expertise gained over this time is what she brings to her role as your partnerships specialist on a daily basis.

Top Travel Spot: Angkor Wat, Cambodia

Favourite Food: Spanish Omelette

Best Part of Travel: Meeting new people

Would Love to Visit: Maldives

Academic Team

Jacob Thomas

Internal Quality Assessor

DELTA trained Jacob’s international career has taken him across Thailand, Germany and Spain teaching English. His specialist teaching experience includes Cambridge assessment as well as IELTS preparation and online teaching.

Top travel spot: Koh Phangan, Thailand and Miedzyzdroje, Poland (his partner’s hometown).

Favorite food: Thai street food – moo da deow (fried pork) & guy phet met ma muang (fried chicken with cashew nuts)!

Best part about travel: Having experiences that take your breath away!

Would love to visit: Australia, Fiji, Cook Islands and the Southern Pacific Islands…

Dani Mundy

Academic Writer & Teacher Trainer

DELTA trained Dani travels the world training English teachers (and professors!), developing their skills and teaching methods. With over 20 years of international TEFL training experience her wealth of expertise in ELT is unrivalled.

Top travel spot: Singapore

Favorite food: Lebanese

Best part about travel: Seeing new sights and meeting amazing people

Would love to visit: Azerbaijan

Martin Challis

Academic Assessor

CELTA trained Martin has 8+ years of teaching experience in Spain, Ecuador and the UK. He has taught all levels, ages and class types. He’s a fluent Spanish speaker and (Spanish-English) translator. He enjoys running, reading and travel.

Top Travel Spot: Coastal Croatia

Favourite Food: I’m not picky, but if I had to say… Pizza

Best Part of Travel: Getting out of the usual routine and seeing or doing new things

Would Love to Visit: Patagonia!

Luke O'Dea

Academic Assessor

CELTA trained Luke is on the path to a Masters in Education & foriegn language teaching. This soccer fan teaches English (and German) in Argentina and Ireland. Our favorite saxophonist is passionate about diversity and is also an avid reader.

Top Travel Spot: Buenos Aires, Argentina

Favourite Food: Medium-rare steak with a glass (or two) of Malbec

Best Part of Travel: Experiencing the diverse riches of other cultures; acquiring lifelong memories with expats and locals alike.

Would Love to Visit: New York (I’m half American) and Cuba

Aisling McCarthy

Academic Assessor

Travel, languages and kayaking are Aisling’s passions in life, she loves any excuse to combine all three. She’s enjoyed living in Japan, Spain, Germany and Indonesia. As an online English teacher, she’s called Portugal and Switzerland home this past year.

Top Travel Spot: Japan!

Favourite Food: Anything Japanese

Best Part of Travel: Exploring nature and trying incredible foods

Would Love to Visit: More of Asia

Ciara Kirk

Academic Assessor

Over the past 5 years, CELTA trained Ciara’s English teaching travels have taken her from busy Shanghai to sunny Sevilla. Her love of languages and teaching is only second to her passion for the outdoors where she spends her time swimming, hiking and climbing.

Top Travel Spot: Anywhere in Spain!

Favourite Food: Arepas

Best Part of Travel: Getting to meet new people and getting to practice my language!

Would Love to Visit: St. Petersburg

Partnerships & Development

Rosie Mansfield

Managing Director

Rosie has an impressive business career spanning 10+ years in the ESL training
field. Always her favorite subject, she studied an English degree in Scotland. Her
passion for travel and exploration is infectious, and her expertise is second to

Top travel spot: Vietnam – all of it!

Favorite food: Anything spicy, extra spicy

Best part about travel: Diversity… of food, culture, people

Would love to visit: Japan

Ian O’sullivan


Ian’s educational travel career spans almost 20 years. In his opinion, travel is one of the most valuable educations you’ll ever get. This adventure-loving, dog-owning fitness enthusiast has a passion for living life to the fullest. Make every day count.

Top travel spot: Peru (and Greece)

Favorite food: a Vindaloo!

Best part about travel: The unexpected

Would love to visit: Everywhere, I’m 1/2 way there at 100 countries

Deirdre Bounds


Deirdre’s inspirational TEFL journey saw her teach abroad in Japan, China, Australia and Greece. On returning home she began work to share the knowledge she’d gained from her time teaching English abroad, developing the world’s first online TEFL course in the 1990s.

Top travel spot: Greece

Favorite food: Yakitori

Best part about travel: The surprise

Would love to visit: Bali

Nikki Foley

Business Director

Nikki’s experience teaching in Barcelona means she’s walked in your shoes and is
full of advice. This TEFL-qualified, Applied Languages graduate also cooks up a
storm, making traditional, local dishes from her travels.

Top travel spot: Berlin, Germany

Favorite food: Lasagne (Di Carne o Vegetariana)

Best part about travel: Experiencing a new culture, especially the food, while broadening your own horizons

Would love to visit: Argentina (or anywhere in South America)

Sandra Lane

Operations Manager

Travel addict Sandra has visited more than 30 countries, it’s her favorite thing to do when she’s not playing guitar, baking treats or crafting. You’ll often find her nose in a great book or rounding up the family to set off on a refreshing hike.

Top travel spot: Bella Italia

Favorite food: Empanadas con queso from the oldest Latin American restaurant in Berlin

Best part about travel: You learn to trust your instincts, learn new things (also about yourself). You can reinvent yourself and meet lots of interesting people.

Would love to visit: Patagonia and New Zealand

Maíread McMahon


Twenty something year old, Maíread is a self obsessed travel addict with a passion for cultural learning and adventure. Visited 5 continents, lived and worked on 4 of those!

Top travel spot: China

Favorite food: Potatoes

Best part about travel: Getting lost in your surroundings!

Would love to visit: Antarctica and South America

Digital Wizards

Adam Gilroy

Lead Developer

Social media enthusiast Adam hails from the home of Jameson’s Irish Whiskey (that’s all we need to say about that!) This IT graduate is a huge music nerd with a love for festivals, sports, and all things travel!

Top travel spot: New York City

Favorite food: Anything Italian

Best part about travel: Submerging yourself in another culture (especially the food!)

Would love to visit: Tokyo

Darragh Mangan

Lead Designer

#VisCom specialist Darragh is responsible for making sure our website looks on point. This guitar-owning rock music fan also loves a good soccer match. He’s the office comedian and has absolutely no guitar-playing skills.

Top travel spot: Rome, Italy

Favorite food: Beef bourguignon

Best part about travel: Meeting cool people that you can have a good laugh/beer with

Would love to visit: New York

Adam & Darragh in Thailand

Thailand Teacher Orientation

Visiting our teachers abroad is important to us and clearly, so is twinning. These two showcase our motto perfectly… “the team that travels together, stays together!’

It takes top-notch people to produce industry-leading work. If you’re a smart, ambitious person with that can-do spirit, a penchant for working with awesome people, and chock full of talent, we should talk. Apply Here