EFL TEACHERS: The English School Lugo – September 2024 start

The English School Lugo, Centro Idiomas Lugo, is a well-resourced school established in 1975 is looking for EFL teachers with native speaker competence for the coming academic year.

We teach all ages and levels from 4-year-old pre-readers to Proficiency, are well resourced and operate a strict grading policy with a maximum of 10 students per class. Students are encouraged to take Trinity or Cambridge exams. We are a Centro Homologado de la Xunta de Galicia (local government training centre) and offer training courses in Professional English as well as in-company classes and courses for Public Administration. All classes have wifi and interactive whiteboards.

This is a good opportunity to develop your career in a small friendly city (85,000 inhabitants) in a supportive working environment. Lugo itself is an ancient Roman city in the heart of rural Galicia.


If you think you could do a good job in Lugo let us know!  Over the years we have successfully worked with a wide range of teachers of different nationalities and backgrounds. What we look for is:

  • Native speaker competence.
  • Some TEFL experience.
  • First degree, preferably in arts, languages or English preferred.
  • TEFL qualifications (e.g. Trinity CertTESOL) and basic Spanish.
  • Committed EFL teacher able to get on with a wide range of students.
  • EU citizenship or suitable work permit.
  • Able to work as part of a small team.
  • Good references.
  • Initial Zoom interview.


  • 25 contact hour working week Monday to Friday.
  • Extra hours at overtime rates for suitable candidates.
  • Initial training.

Salary & Benefits

  • 1513,88 euros/month pre-tax starting salary. Teachers are paid more according to experience and performance.
  • 2 weeks paid holiday at Christmas, 1 week at Easter, local fiestas.
  • Help with accommodation. (Please note that Lugo is one of the cheapest cities in Spain for accommodation and basic living costs.)