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Teach English in Italy

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Teach English in Italy

TEFL UK are delighted to introduce new and exciting teaching jobs in Italy with an established language school that is highly committed to both teaching and learning. You will join a vibrant team who will support your Italian journey every step of the way. 

Currently, the organization serves 50 schools across Spain, France, and Italy, and is still expanding! The school takes great pride in being an innovative leader in the field of EFL, a great place to work and learn, and, most importantly, a place where people— staff members and students—come first.


Package for Europe teaching jobs

Italy - Spain - France

  • Competitive local salary

    Up to EUR 1,250 after tax
  • Paid holiday

    Annual leave
  • Sick pay

    SSP provided
  • Stay one or two semesters

    6 / 12 month contracts
  • Training

    Orientation and training on arrival
  • Career Progression Opportunities

    Projects and development within company
  • Overtime

    Additional hours usually available
  • Beautiful locations

    35 cities across Italy, Spain and France
  • Full time hours

    Around 25 contact hours per week

A Communicative Approach

Student Centred

Fun and Friendly


Small Groups

Join the team

Why work for us?

  • Be part of a young, dynamic and welcoming team of international teachers
  • Focus on teaching, learning and sharing your knowledge
  • Regular meet ups and workshops
  • Ongoing training
  • Support with projects and events
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Your teaching home away from home

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About Italy teaching jobs

Each month, teachers and staff collaborate to plan fun and educational activities for students, such as cultural nights, phonetics or linguistics events, clubs, social outings, parties, movie nights, sporting events, music nights, and so on. We pool our thoughts to develop original new ideas for students, giving them the chance to practise their English and socialise outside of the classroom.

Participate in a busy social scene and apply your passions and perspectives to the good of the students!

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Where can I teach English in Europe?

Grow your teaching career in the heart of Europe. Over 30 fantastic locations are available including:

  • Barcelona - Bari Bergamo - Bologna - Brescia - Busto Arsizio
  • Cagliari - Como - Dijon - Ferrara - Florence - Genoa - Livorno
  • Lyon - Madrid - Milano - Modena - Monza - Naples 
  • Novara - Padua - Palermo - Parma - Perugia - Pescara - Reggio Emilia
  • Rimini - Rome - Trento - Treviso - Trieste - Turin 
  • Venice Mestre - Verona - Valencia
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About you

  • Native or native level English speaker (C2+)
  • EU citizenship or permit to work in EU
  • Teachers already residing in Italy are encouraged to apply
  • Degree not required
  • Fast-track work permits also available for nationals of Canada due to working holiday visa agreement


Teaching English in Italy with TEFL UK offers exciting opportunities with a language school dedicated to teaching and learning. You'll join a supportive team and receive assistance throughout your Italian journey.

TEFL UK currently works with a local partner serving 50 schools in Spain, France, and Italy, with ongoing expansion. The organization is known for its innovative leadership in EFL, providing a positive work and learning environment, and prioritizing the well-being of staff and students.

The school employs a communicative approach where students take an active role in speaking while teachers encourage, guide, check, correct, and train. Lessons are enjoyable, involve roleplay and realistic language usage, and use technology and small groups to enhance learning.

Working here means being part of a dynamic international team. You'll focus on teaching and learning while enjoying regular meetups, workshops, ongoing training, and support with projects and events.

You'll teach in modern, well-equipped centers with open-plan spaces featuring sofas, plants, rugs, pictures, and TVs, creating a welcoming environment for both teachers and students.

Yes, teachers and staff collaborate to plan fun and educational activities for students, such as cultural nights, clubs, social outings, and more. You can participate in a bustling social scene and contribute to students' English practice and socialization outside of the classroom.

We offer teaching opportunities in over 30 locations, including cities in Italy, Spain, and France. Some of the cities include Barcelona, Milan, Rome, Valencia, and more.

To teach in Italy, you should be a native or native-level English speaker (C2+), have EU citizenship or a permit to work in the EU, and degree qualifications are not mandatory. Fast-track work permits are also available for Canadian nationals due to a working holiday visa agreement. Join us in Italy for an enriching teaching experience and become part of a dynamic team dedicated to education and personal growth. Apply now to embark on your teaching adventure!

Want to teach in Italy?

We’ve got you covered! Discover our teaching jobs in Italy and launch an exciting career as an international teacher. To apply for this role, fill out the below application form and an advisor will contact you with next steps.

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