English Teacher Training Dubai
Teacher Training Centre Dubai (Jumeirah Lakes Towers)
Jumeirah Lakes Towers is infamous as one of the cosmopolitan areas of New Dubai as it's known for it's 80 skyscrapers and three lakes. It's also home to a hub of activities as there are plenty of entertainment, retail, sport and food options. The CELTA centre in Jumeirah Lakes Towers reflects its surroundings as it offers state-of-the-art facilities for CELTA candidates. This includes an onsite cafe, communal area, computers and a library.
The Jumeirah Lakes Towers CELTA Centre offers a stimulating environment for CELTA candidates as they have engaging social programmes, which is great if you are a student travelling from overseas as you can immerse yourself in the Dubai culture and also join in on the camaraderie that the school offers. You are also in good hands as the teaching staff are qualified and have years of experience under theirs belts. The classrooms are also equipped with digital classroom technology to make teaching more immersive and aid your learning.
The centre is easily accessible as its close to two metro stations. The school also offers accommodation options and provides transport links from the student accommodation to the school.
Teacher Training Centre Dubai (Knowledge Village)
The area of Knowledge Village, Dubai consists of many educational organisations with a range of companies and services from consultants to universities and training institutes. There are also many eateries and cafes surrounding the area and there is easy access to the centre.
The centre has library and all the resources the candidates will need during the course. Course materials and facilities will be provided, for example binders. You can use the printers and the internet for your studies. The school also offers use of a pantry that candidates can access if they wish to bring their food during the entire duration of the course. There are also plenty of restaurants in the surrounding area within walking distance.
Teacher Training Centre Dubai (Sheikh Zayed Road)
The centre in Dubai is located on Sheikh Zayed Road in a modern office building close to the city centre, with easy access from both downtown and the airport. It's just up the road from the Al Zahra Hospital in Barsha 1, near the famous Palm Jumeirah.
The facilities include a library with all books required by CELTA trainees. The centre has Wi-Fi, and trainees can bring in their own computers to access this.
There are also kitchen facilities and there is a coffee shop downstairs in the same building.
During the CELTA course there is time devoted to provide you with useful information about how, where and when to look for teaching work after the course, in Dubai and all around the world. The CELTA qualification is the most prestigious and the most well-known of all the TEFL courses, and is recognised all over the world, not just in the UAE. This means that with the CELTA qualification, numerous TEFL job opportunities are available all over the world.
CELTA qualified teachers are in demand in Dubai. Schools and universities tend to open around September time, so spring and summer are good times to start job hunting. What's more, interviews are often done in advance from the candidate's home country, and their visa processed prior to departure. Bear in mind that for those who are not based in Dubai, a visa normally takes 1-3 months to be processed.
We encourage trainees to keep in touch with us after they have finished their course, either so we can advise them on how to go on to do the Delta course, or give advice on finding work.
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.
Accommodation in Dubai
Accommodation via Dubai (Jumeirah Lakes Towers)
You can book accommodation through the Dubai (Jumeirah Lakes Tower) CELTA Centre. The school offers a variety of accommodation options that are comfortable, secure and close to the CELTA centre. Typically, the accommodation is 15 - 30 minutes away from the centre and the school can also provide transport links.
There is a range of accommodation types available with fully furnished single and twin rooms available, plus there are social spaces to enhance the student experience.
CELTA Intensive Course plus accommodation is 12,000 AED.
We recommend candidates book accommodation through AirBnB.
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