About Us

Our TEFL Training Center

Tefl in PragueOur school premises are located in the ideal spot to completely immerse yourself in the exciting culture of Prague. We want our trainees to soak up the atmosphere through the duration of the course by providing accommodation facilities close to the training centre. With modern shopping malls, authentic Czech-style restaurants and pubs, as well as the most visited historical monuments nearby, there will never be shortage of ways to spend your time while not in class. We also ensure provision of all the materials for self-study by giving you full access to the library, as well as offering consultation with our experienced trainers so that you can dive into work while enjoying a delicious cup of coffee or tea.

Our TEFL Team

Petra (Czech)

Our Methodologist and Lesson Planning Specialist Petra studied at the University of Economics and Charles University in Prague. She started teaching while she was studying and over the last few years she has established her own teaching business. She has been working as a freelance teacher of English, Spanish and French in companies since 2004. Beside teaching and designing the curricula, she is responsible for coordinating a team of teachers, which includes holding seminars and workshops on teaching, and acquiring new customers. In 2012 she set up a TEFL school and developed an intensive TEFL course with focus on teaching practice. 

Olga (Czech/Ukrainian)

Our Young-Learner Specialist  Olga holds an MA in English Language and Literature. She has been training future teachers since 2005. Languages are more than work for Olga; they’re her passion. She is fluent in Russian, Ukrainian, German, English and Czech, and currently learning Hebrew. Olga has extensive experience with teaching children and young adults in Ukraine and Germany. She has been teaching General English and Business English in Prague for 9 years as well as contributing to Cambridge University Press seminars as a speaker. Olga has been particularly noted for her hands-on personal approach to instructing and for her energetic and fun activities which she uses in class. 

William (US)

Our Grammar Specialist What is it about William? Is it his hair? His smile? His staggering 5’9(ish) stature? All we can say for sure is he has a passion for teaching. After obtaining his degree in English Education at California State University Chico as well as a Minor in Linguistics, he began teaching in Prague. As a result he has experience teaching a wide variety of students in diverse settings. Adults to Children, Beginner to Advanced, from Business English and Test Preparation to General and Conversation based classes , William has taught it all. He is a valuable resource to any teacher considering starting their career in Prague.

Sean (US)

Our Linguistic Expert Sean O’Hara is from the United States and has been teaching ESL and TEFL in Prague for two years. He earned his BA from the University of Pittsburgh and earned a CELTA certificate right here in Prague. He teaches all fields of English language education with a concentration in general English and test preparation. Sean enjoys living in Prague as well as teaching here. There are many things the city has to offer that he enjoys, but mostly it’s the delicious, yet affordable Czech beer that has kept him here.

Marie (Czech)

Our External Moderator Marie has been teaching at the Faculty of Education of the Charles University in Prague since the establishment of its Department of English Language and Literature in 1990. Prior to that, she was teaching English to all age groups in different types of Czech state schools. She specializes in TEFL Methodology, her area of research – Content and Language Integrated Learning. She has been involved in 7 European research projects and presented her work at 10 international conferences worldwide. She has also gained international recognition through her commitments for the European Centre for Modern Languages as the author of content-based teaching materials. Within the framework of teacher mobility program she held seminars in many European countries and lectured in New Zealand.