New York Residents Can Teach English Abroad With RVF International!

 Embark on an extraordinary adventure of teaching English in Spain with RVF International! We are dedicated to turning your dreams into reality by providing a thrilling opportunity to teach English abroad exclusively for New York residents. Our program opens doors for you to become an English educator in vibrant communities across Spain. Don’t miss out on this amazing chance – join us today!

Welcome to RVF International

Join forces with RVF International, a prestigious global education and exchange organization devoted to nurturing profound connections between Spain and residents in New York and worldwide. Embark on an extraordinary journey of teaching English in captivating regions of Spain, where you’ll encounter unparalleled experiences with diverse cultures, delectable cuisines, vibrant arts, and so much more! Prepare to be invigorated in your professional growth and self-discovery as you immerse yourself in a vibrant community while making a tangible impact by imparting the invaluable gift of the English language to eager learners. Explore exquisite Spanish communities such as:

  • 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

Are you excited to begin? Don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity to schedule your free video call with RVF International. Our journey awaits, where passion meets professionalism, empowering individuals and making a 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 a New York resident passionate about teaching English, we have an incredible opportunity for you in Spain! Whether you’re eager to embark on a new career as an ESL teacher or seeking invaluable classroom experience, look to RVF International. Spain’s enticing charm, combined with its splendid weather, will surely ignite your excitement. Imagine being placed in stunning locations like the vibrant city of Madrid or the renowned Canary Islands. With RVF International, not only will you enhance your teaching skills and make lifelong connections, but you’ll also build a remarkable resume. Embrace this chance to teach English in Spain and broaden your horizons with RVF International!

We are delighted to offer our programs to residents in New York, across the USA, and various other countries. To be eligible, applicants must possess a valid passport, along with copies of college transcripts and at least an Associate’s degree for graduates. Students currently pursuing their education are also welcome to apply, with the requirement of completing their degree before the program commences on October 1st. For further details, please refer to the information provided above.

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

At RVF International, we are wholeheartedly committed to supporting residents of New York on their journey. As a teacher, you will embark on a truly rewarding experience, building a tight-knit community and immersing yourself in the captivating wonders of various cities across the region. Moreover, with our comprehensive 120-hour TEFL certification course, conveniently customizable to your schedule, you will be fully equipped to tackle any obstacles that may come your way. Join our esteemed team at RVF International and witness firsthand the profound impact we make on the lives of residents across NY. By empowering enthusiastic children to connect with the world, you will discover how our organization can prepare you for an incredible teaching opportunity in Spain.

  • School Assignment fully managed by Regional Authorities*.
  • Four-day work week in most regions (Typically Monday or Fridays free).
  • Work between 12 – 14 hours per week in smaller regions such as Extremadura or La Rioja, and between 16 – 20 hours per week in larger areas such as Madrid or Valencia.
  • Monthly stipend between €700EUR and €1000EUR, depending on the region (don’t worry – the stipend will be equivalent to a very competitive Spanish salary, and you also won’t be paying income tax on what you’re paid!).
  • Free private health insurance is guaranteed by the regional government where you’ll be teaching.
  • Personalized Support with the Entirety of Visa Process.
  • Personalized Support with the Entirety of Required Spanish Legal Residency Process.
  • Personalized Support with All Required Bureaucratic Procedures After Arriving in Spain.
  • Continued support for everyday practical matters and life questions while teaching in Spain.
  • Cultural Immersion opportunities and travel excursions throughout Spain.
  • Want to teach again for a back-to-back second year? No problem!
  • Access to an amazing GroupMe community of fellow adventurers going to Spain with you.

*It is likely program participants will receive a school assignment in one of their region placement preferences, although it cannot be guaranteed. Nor can placement in specific cities within the region, the size of the city, the number of schools, or school type (Preschool, Elementary School, Middle School, High School) be guaranteed. Although these requests are often accommodated, it is not something that can ever be guaranteed.

We encourage everyone to approach the placement process with patience and an open mind. Spain is a uniquely beautiful country with so much to offer, in regions and cities both large and small!

Click here to learn more about the program!

Why NY Residents Should Explore Teaching English Abroad

Teaching English as a second language in Spain offers many advantages for those seeking adventure and exploration, especially among the New York populace. Not only does it foster language proficiency, but it also grants access to a world filled with valuable knowledge, diverse cultures, and countless global job prospects. Here’s why embarking on a teaching journey with RVF International to educate overseas is an extraordinary opportunity worth considering.

  • Enhancing Communication Skills – As English serves as a global language, mastering it empowers Spaniards to connect effectively with individuals from diverse nations. Enrolling in ESL courses provides learners and instructors alike with the opportunity to enhance their spoken and written English AND Spanish proficiency, enabling more effective communication in various professional and business environments.
  • Increased Job Opportunities – English opens the doors to increased job opportunities worldwide, as it is the language of business and commerce. By mastering English, Spaniards can tap into better career prospects in multinational companies and effectively communicate with tourists. Moreover, instructors can gain a unique and invaluable experience that sets them apart from others, making their resumes stand out in the competitive job market.
  • Expanding Educational Horizons – Embracing the English language unlocks a vast array of possibilities for Spaniards, opening doors to new and exciting prospects. For instance, pursuing higher education in an English-speaking university abroad becomes an achievable goal — one that demands proficient English skills. In addition, educators can acquire invaluable insights into the rich tapestry of Spanish customs, language, and community, fostering a deeper connection and paving the way for immersive Spanish-centric educational initiatives.
  • Cultural Exchange – Embarking on the journey of learning a new language is a doorway to diverse cultures. Delving into the study of English unveils its rich historical significance and profound influence on various cultures. Moreover, it offers limitless access to an abundant array of literature, films, and music from English and Spanish-speaking countries. Additionally, learners and instructors alike can take a dive into meaningful exploration and vibrant engagement with these captivating linguistic experiences.

Explore Beautiful Communities in Spain! 

Pack your bags for an unforgettable adventure teaching English in Spain, a country steeped in history, brimming with vibrant culture, and home to breathtaking landscapes. Each region in this beautiful nation offers unique experiences that will enrich your life both personally and professionally.

Madrid, Spain’s capital, is an enchanting city, a delightful blend of the old and the new. From awe-inspiring architecture to lively plazas and lush parks, Madrid has it all. Here’s what you can expect:

      • Explore world-renowned museums such as the Prado Museum and Reina Sofia.
      • Savor traditional Spanish dishes like tapas and paella in the city’s numerous eateries.
      • Immerse yourself in the local culture by joining the cheerful crowds at a local football match.

Asturias, often referred to as ‘Natural Paradise,’ is a hidden gem in Spain’s northern region. Its breathtaking landscapes encompass rugged coastlines, lush green valleys, and snow-capped mountains. Asturias is also home to charming villages and historical towns, offering a tranquil and serene setting for your teaching journey.

Andalusia, located in the southern part of Spain, is renowned for its diverse cultures, flamenco music, and historical sites. The region boasts several beautiful towns, such as Seville, Granada, and Cordoba, each with its unique charm and allure.

Don’t miss the Canary Islands, a collection of stunning islands, each with its own unique character. Whether it’s the sandy dunes of Gran Canaria or the volcanic landscapes of Lanzarote, there’s plenty to do:

      • Enjoying water sports like surfing, diving, and sailing.
      • Hiking through the exotic landscapes of the islands.
      • Relaxing on pristine beaches while soaking up the sun.

There are plenty of other beautiful communities across Spain that await you. Barcelona, with its iconic Gaudí architecture, Zaragoza’s blend of Gothic and Moorish influences, and Toledo’s medieval charm each offer a unique experience. You can visit them all during your journey in teaching English in Spain! It truly is a rewarding experience that you won’t forget.

Get Answers to All Your Questions About Our Teaching English in Spain Program for New Yorkers! 

Start by brushing up on your Spanish language skills; while not always required, it will make navigating daily life and connecting with locals much easier. Research the region you’ll be living in to understand its culture, customs, and lifestyle. Familiarize yourself with Spain’s education system and teaching methodologies, and make sure your travel documents, including your passport and visa, are in order.

Teaching English in Spain is a popular choice for many, making the programs quite competitive. However, don’t let this deter you. What matters is your passion for teaching, cultural exchange, and willingness to adapt to a new environment. There’s always space at RVF International for passionate New Yorkers looking to teach English in Spain. So be sure to apply!

If you love teaching, are passionate about English, and are excited about immersing yourself in a new culture, then yes, English teaching jobs in Spain could be a perfect fit for you. These roles offer a unique opportunity to impact students’ lives positively while exploring Spain’s rich heritage, cuisine, and landscapes. However, remember that teaching comes with challenges, like language barriers and adapting to a different education system. It requires patience, creativity, and a genuine interest in your students’ learning.

As an English teacher in Spain, no two days will be the same. Typically, your day might start with lesson planning, followed by several hours of teaching. Depending on your schedule, you may also participate in extracurricular activities or language exchange programs. Outside of school, you’ll have time to explore your surroundings, try local cuisine, learn Spanish, and immerse yourself in Spanish culture. And with our programs, you’ll have everything covered so you can explore the parts of Spain that intrigue you most!

Contact RVF International Today!

Teaching English in communities across Spain guarantees an extraordinary adventure filled with cherished memories, meaningful connections, and experiences that will leave a lasting impact on your life. At RVF International, we specialize in providing tailored ESL teaching opportunities for New York residents and many others across the East Coast that captivate and inspire Spanish learners and instructors alike. Our support system ensures that all your questions, concerns, and feedback are promptly addressed throughout your incredible journey in this extraordinary country.

We wholeheartedly encourage New York residents to enroll today and discover the diverse range of teaching packages we offer. Alternatively, you can schedule a complimentary video call to explore the exciting possibilities of embarking on a rewarding career as an English teacher in Spain. Join us on this remarkable journey of removing language barriers and fostering community partnerships between amazing people across the world.

Teach in One of the Following Regions:




La Rioja


Baleares Islands

The Basque Country


The Canary Islands