Posted on December 17, 2018

Short-term Teaching Internship in Guatemala

Maximo Nivel

Guatemala is a land of beauty, from the landscapes, the architecture, the cities, the people…and the list goes on. If you’re a studying to work in education after university, our short-term teaching internship in Guatemala is the perfect place to gain college credits and international teaching experience while you build a resume to be proud of. Kickstart your teaching adventure overseas and hone your teaching skills while you immerse yourself in Guatemalan culture and Spanish language.

This teaching internship is as much a cultural immersion experience — Spanish lessons, salsa dance lessons, cooking classes, etc. — as an introduction to teaching English abroad.Work alongside an experienced, local mentor to observe, plan lessons and then lead the class in your choice of early childhood, elementary, middle, or high school classrooms.

Work alongside an experienced, local mentor to observe, plan lessons and then lead the class in your choice of early childhood, elementary, middle, or high school classrooms. Decide if teaching English abroad is right for you with a paid internship and short-term commitment.

Benefits

You get all of the following:

  • 4 weeks to one year of international teaching experience
  • University credit — we’ll work with your university to get you the credit you need
  • Personalized pre-departure and post arrival support
  • Learn from and work alongside highly qualified, experienced instructors
  • Homestay accommodation with breakfast and dinners for the duration of your stay
  • Daily Spanish language classes (1 hour each day, Monday – Friday)
  • Airport pickup
  • Orientation upon arrival
  • Salsa dance and cooking classes
  • A designated international internship advisor
  • An experience that changes lives and lasts forever

Job Responsibilities

Go make a difference through the following:

  • Work with a co-teacher to observe, plan lessons and teach
  • Work with your internship advisor to complete a portfolio project
  • Participate in extra-curricular school activities/functions
  • Be willing to share about your culture and learn about theirs

Qualifications

  • Must be at least 18 years old
  • Must be enrolled in a university education program
  • Must be a fluent English speaker

Location

Guatemala

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