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Free membership for ESOL trainee teachers

Whether you’re an ESOL practitioner, a trainee teacher or an institution that delivers ESOL in the UK, joining or renewing your membership with NATECLA could not be easier.

Find out more:

How much does it cost?

Please note: from March 1st membership fees are changing. All members will now receive our journal Language Issues, which is available as a PDF or online via Ingenta. 



Annual fee, including Language Issues

 A Paid teacher or manager
over 18.5 hours per week
 B Paid teacher or manager
4.5 to 18.5 hours per week
 C Retired teacher, volunteer, student, or teacher
4 hours per week or under
 D            Associate individual 
not working in the field
 E Affiliated Institution
Typically a further education college, adult or community education centre or private language school
 F             Student member - FREE for one year
Somebody training to teach English as a second language - you could be studying towards a CELTA, PGCE or a Masters in TESOL / ELT
  Free for 12 months    

How do I join or renew my membership?

  1. Simply complete this membership form 
  2. You will automatically be directed to our payment options page
  3. Once your form has been submitted and payment made, we will contact you to confirm your membership. 

Our membership subscription period is from 1st March to end of February, though members can join all year round. 

Free membership for student

Teacher trainees can take advantage of our one year's free membership offer by completing our standard online membership form and selecting the appropriate membership category. 

How do I pay?

You can pay for NATECLA membership in the following ways:

1. By cheque - make all cheques payable to 'NATECLA' and send them to NATECLA National Centre, South & City College Birmingham, Cole Bank Road, Birmingham B28 8ES

2. By invoice. Email info@natecla.org.uk with a purchase order number if required and we will send you an invoice

3. By Paypal. Paypal offers everyone a convenient way to secure NATECLA membership. If you don’t have a Paypal account, simply complete the details below and click on ‘Pay using your credit or debit card’ on the next page. You can also set up an automatic subscription to take the hassle out of remembering to renew your membership next year. 

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