Illinois Residents Can Teach English Abroad With RVF International!

Experience the incredible journey of teaching English in Spain with RVF International! We are here to turn your dreams into reality, providing Illinois residents with an exciting and fulfilling opportunity to teach English abroad. Immerse yourself in vibrant Spanish communities as you embark on a rewarding career as an English educator. Let us guide you to a world of possibilities!

Welcome to RVF International

Partner with RVF International, a renowned global education and exchange organization committed to fostering meaningful connections between English speakers and individuals from Illinois and beyond. Set off on a remarkable adventure, teaching English in captivating regions of Spain. Immerse yourself in vibrant cultures, indulge in delectable cuisines, and embrace compelling arts. This extraordinary opportunity not only sparks personal growth but also empowers you to make a positive difference in communities, sharing the invaluable benefits of the English language with eager learners in the following areas:

  • Andalucia
  • Madrid
  • Valencia
  • Aragón
  • Asturias
  • Baleares Islands
  • Cantabria
  • Extremadura
  • Galicia
  • La Rioja
  • Murcia
  • The Basque Country
  • The Canary Islands
  • Castilla-La Mancha
  • Castilla y León

Begin your exciting journey now! Start by scheduling a complimentary video call with RVF International today and discover an incredible experience that harmonizes passion and professionalism and empowers individuals to create a meaningful and positive impact.

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How to Teach English Abroad — Our Program Requirements

Must hold a passport from one of the following countries:

U.S.A., Canada, Australia, New Zealand

Must hold at least an associate's or bachelor’s degree

Please note that those applying from Australia and New Zealand must hold, or obtain before the program begins, a Bachelor’s Degree in order to be eligible to teach English internationally.

Must have an adventurous and independent spirit up for the experience of a lifetime

Teaching English abroad is an experience of a lifetime. Make sure you enjoy it! Come in with a free spirit and relish the benefits of being an English teacher overseas!

No prior teaching experience is required!

Who Are Our Programs Ideal For?

If you’re an Illinois resident with dreams of teaching English in Spain, look to our program! Whether you aspire to kickstart a vibrant career as an ESL teacher or gain invaluable hands-on experience in a classroom, RVF International is tailor-made for you. Prepare to embark on an exhilarating adventure amidst Spain’s captivating landscapes, enriched with a tapestry of culture and delightful weather. From the illustrious city of Madrid to the famed Canary Islands, you’ll have the chance to witness these incredible destinations firsthand. Boost your teaching prowess, forge lifelong connections, and build an impressive resume as you join RVF International to teach English in Spain.

Our programs are open to residents in IL, across the USA, and many other countries. To apply, you’ll need a valid passport, a copy of your college transcripts, and an Associate’s degree if you’ve already graduated. Even if you’re currently in the process of completing your college education, don’t worry! You can still apply, but make sure you graduate before the program commences on October 1st (gain more insight on essential details above).

How We'll Prepare IL Residents to Teach English in Spain

RVF International is fully committed to unwavering support for the vibrant residents of Illinois as they embark on their remarkable journey. As an esteemed educator, you’ll have an extraordinary opportunity to foster a close-knit community while immersing yourself in the awe-inspiring wonders of diverse cities throughout the region. Furthermore, our flexible and convenient 120-hour TEFL certification course can be taken at your convenience and equips you with the necessary skills to conquer any challenge that comes your way. Join forces with RVF International on this transformative adventure and witness our profound impact on the lives of individuals across Illinois. Through your invaluable guidance, the passionate young minds of tomorrow will transcend borders and forge unbreakable connections with the magnificent communities around Spain.

Why IL Residents Should Explore Teaching English Abroad

Teaching English as a second language in Spain opens up a world of exciting opportunities for those seeking adventure and exploration. Not only does it nurture language proficiency, but it also provides a gateway to diverse knowledge, vibrant cultures, and global job prospects. Let RVF International be your trusted companion on an awe-inspiring voyage into the realm of teaching English abroad. Join us today!

  • Enhanced Communication Skills – With English being a universal language, mastering it empowers Spaniards to connect effortlessly with individuals from all walks of life. Embracing ESL courses enhances proficiency in spoken and written English for Spaniards and amplifies communication skills across a wide range of professional and business contexts for instructors. Don’t miss this opportunity to expand your horizons and foster meaningful connections!
  • Enhanced Job Prospects – English unlocks a multitude of job prospects. By mastering English, Spaniards can secure positions in multinational corporations and effortlessly connect with travelers. Furthermore, proficiency in English and sufficiency in Spanish provide exceptional and invaluable elements to instructors’ resumes, setting them apart from their colleagues and enhancing their professional voyage.r
  • Expanding Horizons through Education – By becoming proficient, Spanish residents open doors to studying at prestigious universities abroad where English is the medium of instruction. In our interconnected world, this choice carries tremendous weight. Moreover, educators have an opportunity to enhance their educational expertise by immersing themselves in Spanish customs, language, and community, leading to engagement in programs centered around the Spanish language and culture.
  • Engaging in Cultural Exchange – When people embark on the adventure of studying English, they can unlock its fascinating history and profound influence on a myriad of cultures. Moreover, this linguistic pursuit unlocks a treasure trove of captivating literature, films, and mesmerizing music, spanning both English-speaking and Spanish-speaking nations. Both learners and instructors have the opportunity to fully immerse themselves in these cultural gems, creating an experience that is both captivating and professionally enriching.

Explore Beautiful Communities in Spain! 

Embark on an extraordinary journey as you teach English in Spain, a country rich with historical depth, alive with vibrant culture, and filled with stunning landscapes. Each region in this magnificent country offers distinct experiences that will enrich your life and career.

The city of Granada, nestled at the foot of the Sierra Nevada mountains in southern Spain, is a mesmerizing blend of ancient traditions and modern living. Its diverse history and breathtaking views make it a unique destination for all. Here’s what you can look forward to:

    • Explore the majestic Alhambra, a sprawling hilltop fortress complex embodying Moorish culture.
    • Savor the fusion of traditional Spanish cuisine with Moorish influences in local eateries.
    • Participate in community gatherings and immerse yourself in the rich tapestry of Granada’s social life.

Galicia, often dubbed the ‘Emerald of Spain,’ remains an untouched gem in the country’s northwestern corner. Its breathtaking scenery encompasses dramatic cliffs, verdant valleys, and snow-capped peaks. Quaint villages and timeless towns are sprinkled throughout, providing a tranquil backdrop for your teaching journey!

In the heart of Spain lies Andalusia, a region celebrated for its vibrant cultural tapestry, soulful flamenco rhythms, and historical landmarks. Enchanting cities like Seville and Cordoba beckon with their distinct allure and captivating stories.

The Canary Islands offer a diverse palette of extraordinary landscapes, from the verdant lairs of La Gomera to the moon-like terrains of Tenerife. Each island presents an array of activities, ensuring your days off are as enriching as your time in the classroom.

    • Delve into aquatic adventures such as river rafting, snorkeling, and windsurfing.
    • Trek across the diverse ecosystems of Spain’s national parks.
    • Spend your downtime on serene beaches, soaking in the splendid sunshine.

Spain is a canvas of unparalleled beauty and cultural depth. From the historic streets of Cordoba, with its breathtaking Mezquita, to the vibrant energy of Valencia and the untouched natural beauty of the Pyrenees, each destination provides a backdrop for an unforgettable teaching and living experience. We invite ALL residents of Illinois to join RVF International and embark on a journey to teach English in Spain, where every day offers a new adventure and a chance to create lasting memories. We’re sure you’ll find the experience worth it!

Get Answers to All Your Questions About Our Teaching English in Spain Program for Illinois Residents!

How Can I Prepare for Teaching Abroad in Spain?

Begin by enhancing your Spanish-speaking skills. Although not a strict requirement, it will greatly aid in daily communication and foster connections with the people you meet. Familiarize yourself with the area you’ll be living in to understand its unique culture, traditions, and lifestyle. Also, get familiar with Spain’s educational system and teaching methodologies. More importantly, make sure all necessary documents, such as your passport and visa, are in order before departure.

How Competitive Are the Programs?

The allure of teaching English in Spain makes the programs quite competitive. However, don’t let this deter you. Your enthusiasm for teaching, engaging in cultural exchanges, and adapting to new environments is what truly matters. At RVF International, we welcome passionate individuals from Illinois looking to embark on this enriching journey to teach English in Spain. Make sure your application stands out!

Are English Teaching Jobs Right for Me?

If you have a desire to teach, love the English language, and are excited about delving into a new culture, then teaching English in Spain might just be your calling. These positions allow you to make a meaningful impact on your students’ lives while exploring Spain’s rich history, cuisine, and landscapes. Be prepared for challenges such as navigating language barriers and adjusting to different teaching styles, which require patience, creativity, and a deep commitment to your students’ learning experiences.

What Will My Typical Day Look Like?

Your days teaching English in Spain will be filled with diversity. You might start by having to prepare lessons, followed by teaching classes for several hours. Your schedule could also include participating in after-school activities or language exchange programs. After teaching, explore your surroundings, sample local cuisines, practice Spanish, and engage with Spanish culture. Our programs make sure that individuals from Illinois have everything they need to fully experience the wonders of Spain.

Contact RVF International Today!

Teaching English in Spanish-speaking communities offers an extraordinary and thrilling adventure packed with cherished memories, meaningful connections, and unforgettable experiences that will forever shape your life. At RVF International, we are passionately committed to providing tailored ESL teaching opportunities in Spain for residents of Illinois that captivate and inspire both Spanish learners and instructors alike. Our incredible support system ensures that all your questions, concerns, and feedback are promptly addressed throughout your remarkable journey in this enchanting country. We wholeheartedly encourage those interested to enroll today and explore our diverse range of teaching packages or schedule a complimentary video call to discover the exciting possibilities of embarking on a fulfilling professional path as an English teacher in Spain. Join us on this extraordinary journey and unlock a rewarding new chapter in your career.

Teach in One of the Following Regions:




La Rioja


Baleares Islands

The Basque Country


The Canary Islands