English Teacher Training Nottingham
The Training Centre in Nottingham
The teacher training centre in Nottingham provides a range of courses for teachers of English and for people planning a career in English Language Teaching (ELT) as well as teacher refresher courses for English Language subject teachers in schools who are not native speakers and CLIL courses.
Effective and modern teaching methods ensure rapid development in all key language areas. Their training courses are interesting and enjoyable, helping teachers to get language learners communicating naturally and fluently in real-life situations.
You will receive training and support from fully qualified and experienced ELT professionals. You will also have access to library resources including professional books, publications, multimedia titles and Internet access.
The training centre is located in the Forest Fields area, close to the Forest recreation Ground.
Facilities of the Teacher Training Centre in Nottingham:
- The training centre is a short walking distance from Nottingham city centre and easily accessible on many bus routes.
- Computer suite with language software for trainees to prepare lesson materials and assignments. (Although your own laptop and printing facility is recommended.)
- Free internet and email for students
- Wi-Fi wireless internet access
- Student lounge with TV and DVD facilities
- Language cafe with hot and cold refreshments
- Study materials (During the course, you will be encouraged to make use of our comprehensive collection of up-to-date teaching resource materials. We have a variety of publications for reference and loan)
Academic Administrator: The Academic Administrator will be your main input session tutor and has overall responsibility for the general administrative running of your course. They will also be available to help with any academic difficulties or practical problems you may have with the course.
Input Tutors: Other members of our teacher training team will also be providing input sessions on your course. This allows us to ensure that you are exposed to the greatest possible variety of ideas and teaching techniques.
Teaching Practice Tutors: Each small group of trainees will have its own personal Teaching Practice Tutor. They will observe you teach and help you to analyse and develop your classroom teaching skills. It is important that you develop an in-depth awareness of your own abilities as a teacher, and are exposed to a wide variety of approaches and ideas. In order to achieve this, you will normally have one tutor for the first part of your course and a different one for the second part of the course.
During your course with us we aim to provide you with a high quality course which equips you with the skills needed to become a successful English language teacher.
Employment and Job Counselling
During the course, especially, 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 UK and all around the world.
We encourage trainees to keep in touch with us after they have finished their course. Please make an appointment with the Director of Studies if you would like to discuss job-hunting strategies and any other aspects of your new career.
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 Nottingham 2019
If you require accommodation in Nottingham, the Teacher Training Centre can arrange various types of accommodation for you. Please let us know in the application form if you require accommodation and which is your preferred accommodation option.
Please note: All accommodation options are subject to availability and will be confirmed by the Training Centre Nottingham once you have gone through the application process.
Staying in a British home is the perfect way to practise your new language skills in a day-to-day and real-life context. Homestay providers have been carefully chosen by our Accommodation Officer, and are regularly inspected to ensure the highest standards for your stay.
Prices from £160 per person per week for bed, breakfast and evening meal.
Executive Homestay Accommodation
Excellent homes in very good areas close to the school with professional hosts and in some cases students have private bathroom facilities. Executive homestay normally benefits from a little more comfort and a wider range of facilities from those offered in the standard accommodation.
Prices from £200 per person per week for bed, breakfast and evening meal.
Ensuite Apartments and Private Apartments in Nottingham
From £200 GBP per week
This price includes a bedding pack, WiFi and kitchen utensils. All utility bills included.
Private apartments are a perfect option for students who wish to maintain independence combined with comfort and convenience. Most apartments are situated within 20 minutes from the training centre.
Different levels of student, private and executive apartments are to be found in Nottingham.
Due to high demand, we cannot guarantee availability of apartments.
Hotels and Guest Houses in Nottingham
The training centre Accommodation Officer can also organise short or long term stays in local hotels or guest houses in excellent locations, close to the city centre and the centre. All are pleasantly decorated with en-suite facilities.
Nottingham and Surroundings
Nottingham in the centre of England, the training centre in Nottingham is a perfect base to study and explore the rest of the United Kingdom. Nottingham is a large cosmopolitan city offering fantastic social, sports, tourist and shopping facilities. The training centre is located to the north of the city centre nearby Trent University.
The famous university city of Nottingham is in the centre of the UK, rich with local history and culture (Robin Hood, Lord Byron, DH Lawrence) and we are only 2 hours from London, Liverpool, Oxford, Cambridge and Manchester.