Travel the World and Get Paid to Do It!

Looking to travel around the world and get paid to do it? Well, TEFL could be the answer for you! There’s a massive global demand for English teachers, so you can travel the world and earn enough money to cover your bills as you go!

Start your journey today – download your FREE Guide to Teaching Abroad on Your Gap Year

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Get your free Gap Year Guide to TEFL Abroad – you’ll learn whether teaching & travelling abroad is the perfect thing for you!

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Check out What These Travellers Are up to Abroad!

Kelly English

With TEFL you’re able to live somewhere and experience something a lot deeper than a tourist’s perception of a place. Kelly English,Teaching in Japan

Jodie Taylor

Never in a million years did I imagine myself teaching in Thailand, but im going, for 5 months. Jodie Taylor, UK

Leigh Turnbull

I realised this could be a way of fulfilling my dream of travelling to Eastern Europe as well as being a viable career option! Leigh Turnbull, NZ | Teaching in Ukraine

Paul Dixon

I have been able to use my TEFL qualification and my degree to get a job in Japan. Paul Dixon, UK | Teaching in Japan

Internships & Jobs Abroad You Can Apply For Today!

Paid TEFL Internships

These short term teaching placements are an excellent choice for a gap year. With full TEFL training, accommodation and a living allowance, you’re laughing! And you’ll still have plenty of time to travel in your spare time. Magic.

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Thailand Internship

Get the perfect mix of TEFL and travel in Thailand for 5.5 months!

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China Internship

The perfect TEFL experience, with full TEFL training for an amazing 5 month experience in the Far East!

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Vietnam Internship

South East Asia – but not as you know it! This experience in Vietnam is a great way to get to know this stunning country.

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Find Yourself a Gap Year Job

Take a peek at our TEFL Jobs Board and you’ll find plenty of teaching jobs in Asia, Europe, South America, the Middle East and Africa. There are some quality short term contracts, which means you’ll be able to fit some paid work in around your gap year plans!

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Get TEFL qualified today!

The first step to being able to earn your way around the world during your gap year (and beyond if you catch the bug!) is taking a respected TEFL course. These are our top TEFL Courses for gap year travelers, and each one is recognized by employers worldwide.

With i-to-i you can teach English as a foreign language and earn cash while seeing the world. You’ll come back with amazing memories and fantastic experiences to put on your CV.

There's a range of TEFL courses to suit anyone. Choose from our 120 Hour Online Course for ultimate flexibility, or opt for the 140 Hour Combined Course to add in 20 hours of practical classroom learning.

So what are you waiting for? Choose your TEFL course and join over 175,000 i-to-i graduates on your TEFL adventure.

  • Get qualified to apply for TEFL jobs & internships
  • Internationally recognised professional TEFL certificate
  • 24/7 access on smartphone, tablet or computer
  • Interactive learning with personalised tutor feedback
  • Free access to thousands of jobs on the i-to-i jobs board
  • 120 hours online TEFL training
  • 20hrs practical classroom training from experienced TEFL tutors
  • Practice teaching in the classroom with other trainee teachers
  • Enjoy shared learning and fun group activities

140 Hour Combined TEFL Course

$599.00 was $749.00

2-day Practical + Online
  • Qualifies you to apply for TEFL Jobs & Internships
  • Internationally recognised professional TEFL certificate
  • 24/7 access on smartphone, tablet or computer
  • Interactive learning with personalised tutor feedback
  • Free access to the extensive i-to-i jobs board
  • 120 hours’ online TEFL training
  • 20 hours’ practical classroom training from experienced TEFL tutors
  • Practice common teaching scenarios with other trainee teachers
  • Group interaction and shared learning
 
 

120 Hour Online TEFL Course

$299.00 was $449.00

Online
  • Qualifies you to apply for TEFL Jobs & Internships
  • Internationally recognised professional TEFL certificate
  • 24/7 access on smartphone, tablet or computer
  • Interactive learning with personalised tutor feedback
  • Free access to the extensive i-to-i jobs board
  • 120 hours’ online TEFL training

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