Here to Serve Our Students

From the moment you complete your enrollment in a TEFL Certification course with International TEFL Academy, the Student Affairs Department will be your main point of contact for all things related to your TEFL course and job search overseas. We provide personalized, lifetime Job Search Guidance to all of International TEFL Academy's enrolled students and alumni. Job Search Guidance can begin from the moment a student enrolls in any TEFL Certification course. Student Affairs will also be your main point of contact for any questions you have related to your TEFL Certification course, whether it is an online or in-person course. NOTE: These services are available only to enrolled International TEFL Academy students.

We're Here To Help, Every Step of The Way

As an ITA alum, you benefit from our lifetime job search assistance, our expert tips and thorough advice, and have exclusive access to our Student Affairs Department and prime resources.

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The ITA Student Affairs Team
Student-Affairs helping Students Find A Teaching Job

Student Affairs Vision Statement:

Who We Are:
We are a team of unique individuals committed to bringing our diverse experiences skills and strengths  to serve our students through expertise, empathy and innovation. We prioritize doing the right thing for our students, our team, and the company.

What We Do:
We are highly motivated and high achieving. We are always looking for the next best thing to help ensure our students success, and streamline our day to day processes. We understand that change is good, and necessary and we embrace it to make deliberate and effective changes that contribute to the success of our students, department and company.

Where We Are Going:
We will continue to build the most effective processes and resources to help students, support our staff and company. We will innovate to stay at the forefront of the job search process for the TEFL industry and to develop new products and services. We will develop our staff with opportunities for professional growth, development, and specializations.


Karee Clarke
Student Affairs Advisor

Karee Clarke

Karee began living her passion of exploring the world right after high school while focusing on youth empowerment and sustainable community development in Latin America. During her last year of university, she taught English at a private language school in Puerto Rico and has also worked for the well-known language school chain Berlitz as the Assistant Director in Washington, DC.

Glenn Schneider
Student Affairs Advisor

Glenn Schneider

Glenn returned to his roots in Chicago after completing a three year wander through North and South America which included a year teaching at a coal mine in Colombia. He can often be found riding his bike all around Illinois! Glenn loves adventure and is excited to help usher others toward their own.

Rosalinda Chavez
Student Affairs Advisor

Rosalinda Chavez

Hailing from Chicago, Illinois, Rosalinda graduated from Columbia College Chicago with a major in Fashion Business. While always enjoy French class in school, Rosalinda applied for the Teaching Assistant program in France (TAPIF) where she taught middle school English in Bourg-en-Bresse, France for a year. 

Ivana Karavdic
Student Affairs Advisor

Ivana Karavdic | Student Affairs Advisor

Originally from Bosnia, Ivana moved to Vermont when she was in middle school. She graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Vermont and later with an MA TESOL from Saint Michael's College before moving to Seoul, South Korea to teach university students for five years.

Tiffanne Mahomes
Student Affairs Advisor

Tiffanne Mahomes | Student Affairs Advisor

After a life-transforming semester abroad in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Tiffanne went on to teach English at a university in Guangzhou, China for three years, and in Jeollanamdo, South Korea for five years. She graduated from the University of Notre Dame where she majored in Anthropology and Romance Languages. 

Natalie Mishra
Student Affairs Advisor

Natalie Mishra | Student Affairs Advisor

A semester study abroad program in Alcala de Henares, Spain, changed Natalie's life and after that, there was no looking back. After graduating from Texas A&M University - Kingsville with a BA in English and Spanish, she later went on to teach English in Malaga, Spain for 2 years and Shenzhen, China for 1 year.


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