Job Guidance

Via Lingua Budapest offers teaching opportunities to the most successful participants right after finishing our intensive Teaching English as a Foreign Language course. Our school is located in one of the best Hungarian private language schools, named Converzum – the language community.

This school organizes in-house and company courses as well. They require a minimum result of ‘merit’ at your Via Lingua Certificate of TEFL at the application stage. They will also ask you for a demo lesson, where you can demonstrate your teaching qualities on spot. After discussing other conditions and details of the position, if both parties are satisfied you can start teaching.

Via Lingua Budapest can help you to get the official papers and work permit to work for Converzum – the language community. As for the accommodation, we can also provide counsel on finding a suitable apartment.
The following things are important to have with you:

  • a current copy of your C.V./resume,
  • your Birth Certificate or a notarised copy and
  • a copy of any degree certificates you may have.

Assistance will be available in the following areas

  • How to prepare a TEFL C.V/Resume.
  • Personalised Job Guidance counselling
  • Our staff hold individual sessions with trainees to discuss the pros and cons of possible destinations, the conditions of employment and the nature of teaching in possible destinations.
    However, should trainees require, staff are available throughout the course for consultation.
  • C.V./ Resume review
    Job search and application procedure
  • Trainees’ CVs/ Resumes are reviewed and amended where necessary. Trainees also receive guidance in the job search process. This stage is personalised.
  • Further job applications
    Monitoring trainees’ job search techniques.
  • Preparing trainees for the interview situation.
  • Expert tuition is given to prepare trainees for the practicalities of a TEFL interview. Trainees will be primed with information regarding questions to expect and questions to ask during a TEFL interview.

For post course assistance, Via Lingua is always available for consultation and has a regularly updated contact list of recent TEFL positions worldwide.

With 16 Training Centres, represented in major TEFL destinations, Via Lingua can provide graduates with up to date information regarding teaching positions around the world.