MEET THE ITA
PARTNER RELATIONS TEAM

Need TEFL certified teachers? Work for a university?
Looking to offer accredited TEFL courses as an affiliate or agent?

 

Let's Work Together!

The Partner Relations Team is a dedicated group of individuals at International TEFL Academy (ITA) that are always looking to expand our network and form mutually beneficial partnerships with other like-minded companies, universities, organizations, and schools here in the USA or overseas.

We have three separate divisions in our Partner Relations Team:

Looking to Partner with ITA? Let's Talk!

If you're looking for TEFL certified teachers, work for a university, or looking to offer accredited TEFL courses as an affiliate or agent, we're interested in hearing from you.

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TEFL B2B

Business-to-Business

Are you working with students who are participating in study abroad, international internships, English teaching programs or volunteering? 

Are you interested in an additional service that fits perfectly with your customer base or website visitors?

ITA's Business-to-Business team offers partnership opportunities for companies looking to promote state-of-the-art TEFL training.   

In partnering with our B2B team, you have access to Affiliate and Agent Options to promote or re-sell ITA's TEFL classes which can make a great addition to any English school, recruiting company, teaching abroad program and more! 

Please fill out the contact form below if you are interested in working with us!

Our B2B Partners:

African Impact
Greenheart Travel
GVI
InterExchange
Adventure Teaching
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University Relations

Do you work with students or recent graduates interested in living & working abroad? Would you like to offer students at your institution the information they need to travel the world and get international work experience on their resume?

It's no secret that new college grads face one of the toughest job markets in generations. Teaching English abroad offers a viable employment opportunity to nearly any college student or recent graduate - no prior teaching experience is necessary! Not to mention it is a life-changing experience to live overseas. 

Please fill out the contact form below if you are interested in working with us. 

  • We can send you brochures, guides & other materials for you to distribute to your interested students;
  • We can educate you and your staff on TEFL Certification, teaching English abroad & online;
  • You can add links to our resources on the international study/work abroad or alumni resources section of your website;
  • Students can request information online or call us directly at (773) 634-9900 to be assigned a personal admissions advisor to assist with their teaching abroad goals.
Partner with International TEFL Academy

Teacher Recruitment

Need certified, experienced English teachers for your school? The Teacher Recruitment Team is always on the look-out to connect and partner with reputable schools, recruiters, teaching programs, volunteer organizations, and summer camps to provide as a teaching option to our TEFL certified graduates. We offer two different partnership options to fit the needs of your school or organization.

Please fill out the contact form below if you are interested in recruiting ITA TEFL Certified teachers!

Our Partners:

Apax English
Aupairia
Conversa Spain
Bogota Business English
Education First
Gaba
Hess International
ILA
Intervultura
Meddea
NOVA
Preply
SpeakEZ
Teaching Nomad
Workaway Recruitment

MEET OUR TEAM

Ian Davis

Ian Davis

As one of the founders and Vice President of International TEFL Academy, Ian also serves as the Director of Partner Relations overseeing the development of relationships with both public and private sector companies.  Ian works directly with universities and trains all new business partners acting as agents that resell our TEFL courses.

Doug Waxman

Doug Waxman

Doug helped found the Business Development Department back in 2012, which has now evolved into Partner Relations. His main role as Business Development Director is onboarding and managing both affiliate and agent partners at ITA. Doug has enjoyed working with our many international education partners over the years and watching this department grow.

Shay Ames

Shay Ames

Given this field has had such a positive impact on him personally, Shay values building partnerships with great organizations in international education and the travel industry. In addition to business development, he has been selected to publicly speak on the topic of teaching English abroad and serve as a judge for industry award recipients for the World Youth & Student Travel Conference.

Erin Rydberg

Erin Rydberg

Erin joined the Partner Relations team in 2017 and helped co-found the Teacher Recruitment division with Christie Koness in 2018. The Teacher Recruitment Department of Partner Relations works with reputable schools, organizations, and recruiters around the world and online to ensure ITA Alumni have job prospects upon completion of their TEFL course. Erin's role is to look for new partnerships, as well as onboard and maintain current associations.

Christie Koness

Christie Koness

Christie joined the Partner Relations team in 2017 and helped co-found the Teacher Recruitment division with Erin Rydberg in 2018. Teacher Recruitment strives to partner with the best schools, recruiters, and international organizations to give ITA students and alumni direct access to reputable employment opportunities. Christie’s main roles include outreach to new organizations, onboarding newly vetted partnerships, and collaborating with current partners.

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