Teach English in Colombia
CITY: Bogota, Medellin, Baranquilla
Cultural Embrace by API (CE by API) is working together with Colombian government-sponsored and non-governmental organizations (NGOs) to provide conversational English training in job training centers and teacher training programs. Student ages range from sixteen to fifty years old, with varied language skills. English training is an important step to help locals do better in school, find better jobs, and improve communication in the global market.
Program Inclusions & Highlights:
*Guaranteed & pre-arranged teach positions in Bogota, Medellin, Baranquilla, Colombia
*Monthly stipend: For 10-11 months earn US$400/month + US$200 bonus at the end of the program. For 5-6 months earn US$350/month.
*Private room in a carefully selected and screened host family, or a shared apartment/home.
*On-line TEFL certification included for 10-11 months. If you have 6+ months classroom/teaching experience, and/or hold an education degree, you may opt out of this on-line course and receive a US$250 credit towards your program fee. 5-6 months participants that do not have 6+ months teaching or classroom experience are required to pay US$295 and enroll in this course prior to departure.
*Orientation/Training: One-week, all-inclusive orientation in Bogota, Colombia with shared rooms and meals, excursions, cultural & teaching training.
*One-way domestic transfer to host city placement (if located in Medellin or Baranquilla)
*Visa Assistance: proper invitation letters provided depending on your duration
*Airport pick-up and transfer for Bogota’s orientation and at your host city.
*Medica, life, and travel insurance including repatriation & evacuation
*Full-time representation in the US and Colombia prior to, during, and after your placement.
-Teach 20-25 classroom hours + ~15-20 hours of office hours, classroom prep, staff meetings per week.
-Bachelor’s degree in any discipline. Classroom experience or education degree preferred, but not required.
-Good lesson planning & organizational skills
-Fluent English speaker and good command of English grammar and conversational skills
-Enjoys leading groups and teaching young adults and/or professionals.
For more information: http://culturalembrace.com/teach_in_colombia.html