in Mexico City, Mexico
Get CELTA certified and live in Mexico’s cultural capital!
About Mexico City
Mexico City has been and continues to be Mexico’s very heart as well as the historical and cultural capital of the Americas. Since its foundation by the Aztecs in 1325, it has been a meeting place for diverse cultures. Like most cosmopolitan cities, Mexico City offers a wide variety of cultural events, shopping areas and tourist attractions. Between CELTA classes, visit the museums to see some amazing collections that depict the evolution of Mexico’s art and history, from the pre-Hispanic era to present day.
If shopping is your thing, the city has numerous bazaars, plazas, malls and exclusive boutiques where you’ll find crafts, brand-name clothes and jewelry. In the neighborhoods of Coyoacan and San Angel, you can enjoy a bohemian atmosphere, while in Santa Fe and Polanco you’ll experience the glamour of the boutiques and modern hotels.
TEFL Jobs in Mexico
There is great demand for qualified English teachers all over Mexico, particularly in Mexico City, Guadalajara, Monterrey, Guanajuato, Cuernavaca and along the coast. ESL jobs in Mexico vary from teaching business executives to young learners, and students are generally motivated and eager to learn.
ESL teachers in Mexico typically earn a modest salary, but the cost of living is low, meaning that you can live comfortably. The people of Mexico are warm, friendly and open to foreigners, and Mexico’s culture is rich and varied. Teaching English in Mexico is sure to be an unforgettable experience!
For teachers interested in working in Mexico City, Bridge recommends taking the CELTA course there to gain relevant teaching practice and the opportunity to apply and interview for jobs in-person. Another great option is the IDELT Online, which is accepted by many employers throughout Mexico.
About the Training Center
- Central location: The CELTA training center is located in Colonia Condesa, a neighborhood dating back to the turn of the 20th century. Lovely homes from that period, as well as modern buildings and parks can be found in this charming area.
- Great facilities: The school is housed in a colonial building with 10 classrooms, a beautiful terrace where students can sit to enjoy time together, and two computer rooms with Internet access.