in Barcelona, Spain
Get CELTA certified, get hired, and live in Catalonia’s capital!
Barcelona, the capital city of Spain’s autonomous Catalonia region, has it all—from surreal Gaudi architecture to a beautiful waterfront, to a nightlife that never stops. Located on the northern Mediterranean coast of Spain, Barça—as it is called by the locals—is a major cultural hub in Western Europe. Most of Barcelona’s inhabitants speak both Spanish and Catalan and are immensely proud of their Catalan identity.
There is no shortage of places to explore during your CELTA course in Barcelona. The city is compact but its distinct neighborhoods each offer a different vibe. You can visit Gaudi’s Parc Guell and spend an afternoon with the locals in one of the lively plazas in Gràcia. The vibrant area El Raval, is home to the Contemporary Art Museum as well as many fine restaurants and cafes. However you choose to spend your free time, Barcelona offers endless possibilities while you get your CELTA certification.
TEFL Jobs in Spain
CELTA graduates will find that teaching jobs are plentiful throughout Spain. While many of Spain’s citizens still speak only one language, they are recognizing the need for English in an increasingly global market. This means that the demand for quality English instruction is high. There are more than 500 language institutes in and around Barcelona, making it a particularly good place to teach. Many English teachers in Spain will find work teaching to professionals at various businesses.
Employers throughout Spain often require that applicants for teaching jobs have completed a TEFL certification course and some preference is given to those that have the CELTA. The BridgeTEFL CELTA course in Barcelona therefore provides graduates with the preferred TEFL certification for Spain and sets them up perfectly to move into a job after completing it.
About the Training Center
- Central location: The school, situated inside a distinctive four-story building, is just a short walk from Plaza Catalunya, considered to be the center of the city. The famous Las Ramblas series of tree-lined streets is also close by.
- Great facilities: All the school’s classrooms are air-conditioned. The library and study room are open during the week and on Saturday mornings. There is also a computer lab and the building has convenient wireless access.