We need hundreds of more English Teachers! and we need them NOW!
MEN - Ministerio de Educacion Nacional - To participate in this federally-funded opportunity as English co-Teachers, candidates must be fluent-English speakers (either native-English speakers or C1-C2 level of proficiency), possess a 4-yr BA/BS degree and be at least 21 years old. Preferably: Spanish conversational skills, English teaching certification and/or experience, community service leadership experience.
460 Fellows in 60 cities in 385 public schools throughout Colombia will be co-teaching full-time under a mentor existing Colombian middle school or high school teacher. Fellows receive a monthly stipend of 1.5M (approx. $550 USD) towards their living expenses. Orientation in Bogota includes hotel accommodations & food & training; then fellows are flown to their teaching destination. Extending the service agreement beyond the initial period is be possible, but not guaranteed.
This federal grant has been existence for several years and is likely to continue for several more years. You will initially be offered a four-month contract, which is not too long and not too short; perfect Spanish immersion opportunity within a community with a valuable key role! Expected start date: July-Aug More info....
Minga Teachers may also work in Colombia in the following settings based on their level of teaching experience, degrees, certifications, and/or level of bilingualism. Have you earned your Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) certification already? While not every employer requires a TEFL certification, earning one increases your hirability & earning potential!
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