English Teacher Training Quito
About the Teacher Training Centre in Quito, Ecuador
Ecuador is a beautiful and diverse country, with stunning scenery and varied cultures. Quito is located high in the Andes, offering colonial monuments, glitzy shopping centres, pretty plazas and ornate churches. The capital city is teeming with bars and a range of exotic restaurants.
The CELTA centre is located just a 5 minutes walk from Quito’s version of Central Park – Parque Carolina. This is a fantastic place to hang out with friends or people watch. The neighbourhood is friendly and safe and is where most of the big shopping complexes and banks are situated.
The CELTA centre itself is very modern, boasting comfortable classrooms with all the equipment you will need for the course. This includes, computers, printing and copying facilities and WiFi. For teaching practice, every classroom has a PC and projector as well as a whiteboard.
For your break time, there is a kitchen and a second area with a vending machine for snacks. There are also social areas with tables and sofas plus a gorgeous roof-garden where you can relax and have your lunch break.
The area surrounding the school is well served by traditional Ecuadorian restaurants, fast-food places, lovely bars and cafes and the beautiful La Carolina Park.
Find a TEFL Job Post CELTA
As a StudyCELTA trainee, you will be able to sign up for free to our TEFL jobs website www.teflwork.com. TEFLwork is a platform only for qualified English teachers and will allow you to find work both at home and abroad with your newly gained CELTA certificate.
FREE SPANISH LESSONS
The CELTA centre in Quito is offering all candidates the opportunity to study Spanish for free with qualified teachers, either 2 weeks before the CELTA course or 2 weeks after its completion. This will enable you to empathise with your own students and see things from their perspective whilst helping you to be able to settle into the gorgeous country of Ecaudor.
Accommodation in Quito, Ecuador
We have accommodation options if you need somewhere to reside in Quito including Host families, apartments and hostels all within close proximity to the school. We can help you with finding accommodation once you have applied for the course.
We recommend candidates book accommodation through AirBnB.
Quito and Surroundings
Quito is the capital of Ecuador and is situated high within the rugged and dramatic Andes and set on the ruins of an Inca city. It has a jaw dropping mix of modern apartments and historical architecture, with its Unesco Heritage Site the ‘Old Town’ always crowded with awed tourists checking out the museums, colonel buildings and churches. The combination of urban life and nature, as well as warm weather all year round, makes Quito a fantastic place to explore.
There is a vibrant and exciting nightlife in the Ecuador capital, consisting of a variety of bars, sophisticated restaurants and buzzing markets. Why not join the locals and sit outside with a drink of your choice and watch the world go by?
For more information on Quito visit: https://www.lonelyplanet.com/ecuador/quito