TEFL Course in Bilbao
An incledible destination for a TELF course
TESOL Course in Spain
An incledible destination for a TELF course
TESOL Course in Bilbao
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TEFL Course in Bilbao

" The Guggenheim Museum Bilbao looks like a great adventure. "


Bilbao is an explosion of nature, wherever you look you can see a green mountain. This wonderful city is located in the north of Spain and has everything you need, it never disappoints. Its famous museum The Guggenheim is admired by all art lovers. If you are passionate about the world of art, this is a place not to be missed! Bilbao streets are elegant and cosmopolitan and have the perfect size to be able to go to all the important places without travelling long distances. The gastronomy in its bars and restaurants is exquisite. Get ready for an adventure in a unique place. Bilbao is different, check it out!


OUR TEFL Teaching academy is located in one of the most emblematic streets of the city, where you will find everything you need, like shops, restaurants, bars and most importantly, lots of people and a very good atmosphere! An ideal place to experience professional and personal progress. Our centre in Bilbao is located on Calle Ercilla and has a special charm. It’s an artistic and elegant building that attracts attention for its beautiful frontage. The best atmosphere for teaching that you could have and a perfect place to meet new people and discover their culture. You will like it so much that you will want to stay!


Bilbao is a city where you will not feel far from home, its food, its people and its beautiful buildings with mountains in the distance, will give you the opportunity to meet new friends feeling that you’ve been there for years. It’s a welcoming place!

Teaching Opportunities

Bilbao is the right city for lovers of art and elegance, its streets are unique. One of the best things about the city is that it is one of the most prosperous cities in Spain, where the demand for teachers is booming and work is never lacking. You’ve come at the right time!


Teach English in Spain
Samantha Thomas
...nothing more rewarding than seeing how my students progress
Teach English in Spain
Holly Lee
...teaching in Spain is such a unique experience!
Teach English in Spain
Richard Dyson
...never felt so motivated and empowered to teach!

TEFL Courses in Bilbao fill up quickly!



Special programme: a combination of industry leading TEFL training and secure employment in the most exciting schools in Spain. Most new teachers dream of being trained by the best and having the opportunity to immediately apply their newfound knowledge and skills with passionate and enthusiastic learners. This programme combines the training required to be a successful teacher (240 hours in small groups), ongoing support and follow up training delivered daily and most importantly a permanent position within schools in beautiful, sunny Spain. 

We offer this opportunity to get TEFL certified while teaching English in the major spanish cities of Madrid, Barcelona, Zaragoza, Valencia and Bilbao! We are looking for professionals with talent, enthusiasm and passion, who want to have a different experience and learn, live and work in an international, young and motivating environment. 

How does it work?
iTTi Spain, in collaboration with Number 16 School, wants to offer you the opportunity of your life! 

Are you energetic? Are you open to experiencing new things in life? Do you see yourself as an educator of the future? Do you like to have fun? If your answers are yes, this is your programme! 

Complete your TEFL certification while living and working in Spain! Get the full experience throughout our Special Certification Programme. Teachers accepted on the programme receive our full support in many areas. This includes taking care of all the spanish paperwork in order to participate in the programme legally, full teacher training, help with basic “life necessities” when moving to a new country e.g. setting up a bank account, finding a great mobile phone deal! 

We take care of your working visa 

1 year programme – potential to extend this based on performance

1 month paid holiday 

Monthly salary 

Help with finding accommodation

Continuous training in diverse areas of TEFL teaching

Professional development opportunities could await an outstanding candidate

Opportunities within and outside the school for socialising, meeting new people and settling in, in a new country

Course Dates
● April 19th
● May 17th

Meet our iTTi TEFL Bilbao team

Sofía Escartín. Chief of Operations & Programme Manager, Sofía has over 10 years of experience in the TESOL industry. Having successfully achieved proficiency in English her passion has been to ensure the opportunity is provided for others. Before moving into senior management within the sector, she honed her craft as a teacher and successfully led teams as a Director of Studies which has given her a keen insight into what skills are necessary to be an engaging educator. Having spent time studying English abroad, she has experienced the thrill of moving to a foreign country and this allows her to provide an unparalleled level of support to young people choosing to make the move to Spain and start a new career.

Sofía Escartín

iTTi - Madrid

Helen Ukoh. Head Quality Department Coordinator and TEFL trainer, Helen found a love for teaching during a spell as an au-pair in Zaragoza, Spain. She returned after completing her degree in Modern Languages (Spanish, Portuguese and French) to begin teaching english and has never looked back. Since moving to a teacher training position in 2015 she has become famous all over Spain with trainee teachers for her iconic laugh, outgoing personality and of course preparing engaging, fun and extremely participatory training sessions. With her sole focus being training for the past 5 years her knowledge and experience is second to none and she takes pride in giving educators the tools they need to succeed.

Helen Ukoh.

iTTi - Madrid

Calum Omand. Director of Studies and TEFL trainer, Calum has lived in Spain for five years and has found a passion for not only teaching but for training the next generation of teachers. Having completed a TEFL course in the United Kingdom in 2015 he has made his home in two different spanish cities and has enjoyed teaching students of all ages and all abilities. As Director of Studies he has three years experience motivating and leading teams to take their teaching abilities and student satisfaction to higher levels. In his free time he enjoys skiing, supporting his beloved but entirely inconsistent scottish rugby team and travelling all over Spain.

Calum Omand.

iTTi - Madrid

TEFL Course in Spain

How to apply for a TESOL course

Step 1

To begin the admission process for the iTTi SPAIN Special programme, you must first choose your start date and complete the first application form. This includes a 3 minute video about yourself!

Step 2

If your candidacy is successful, an iTTi Enrollment Counselor will then contact you with instructions on how to continue with the application - a series of interviews with our Academic and Quality department will be held!

Step 3

Once you are successful we can begin planning for your arrival! We take care of the administration duties required and you´ll also be in contact with our team members who can support you with accommodation hints and tips and prepare for your welcome to Spain

TEFL Course in Bilbao

TEFL Course in Bilbao

TEFL Course in Bilbao