ELA, a well-established school, in Ubeda, Jaen, has a position available for a full-time EFL teacher. We are looking for someone to teach general classes from primary through to adults including some Cambridge exam preparation. If you are interested in being part of a great team of teachers and would like to live in a beautiful, historic Spanish town with a high quality of life, low cost of living and well-connected to the main cities in Andalusia, then this job is for you!



  • Essential

EU Passport holder


CELTA or Trinity CertTESOL

ICPC to work with minors (the Spanish equivalent will be applied and paid for by the school)

  • Desirable

At least 1 year’s experience (although recent CELTA/TESOL graduates will be considered)

Experience of Cambridge exams and young learners

Some knowledge of Spanish


Job Description: 

  • Full time contract (24 hours teaching & 10 hours paid preparation/marking/meetings per week)
  • Mon- Thu up till 10pm and Fri until 7pm (No weekends)
  • Primary, teenage & adult classes
  • Cambridge exam classes
  • Ongoing training and support
  • Part of a friendly, professional team of 9 teachers
  • Own classroom with internet connection and IWB
  • Maximum of 12 students in a class.

Salary & Benefits

–   Starting gross salary between €1350 and €1600 depending on experience and qualifications.

–   All local and national holidays paid including 2 weeks at Christmas and 1 week at Easter, as well as holiday pay at the end of June.

–   Full Social Security contract and insurance cover.

–   Accommodation organized and paid for the first week and assistance in finding a flat.

–   Settling-in allowance of €200 paid in your January salary.

–   All Spanish paperwork and permits paid for and arranged by the school.

–   Attendance to national teaching conferences in Madrid and Seville paid for and accommodation and travel subsidized.