Job ID:  26404838

Company:  Meddeas

Application Type:  Seeking Full-time (post graduate opportunities)

Job Title:  Teach English in Private Schools – Education Work Experience in Spain

Description:  If you are a recent graduate or final year education student looking for a valuable professional experience in the Spanish school system, we invite you to apply ASAP as the application period is about to close. Educators joining our programs receive a monthly pay, a teacher training university course (paid by the program), and ongoing in-country support. This is a serious and structured program with no fees, which enables participants to teach English in Spain and gain international experience. After the first few days at school, participants will be asked to use their own initiative, find resources and prepare their own engaging and fun activities or games. Important Dates - Deadline: candidates are encouraged to apply ASAP or at least before April 1st - Program length (academic year in Spain): Sept./Oct. 2019 to May/June 2020 By teaching with Meddeas in Spain I have improved my classroom management and overall teaching English as a second language. I have learned the importance of a native speaker in learning a language, as well as the general timeline and development of students learning a second language. Overall, I greatly enjoyed this experience and I chose to stay a second year as I found it to be so wonderful, Jenna R., BA and MA Education, Ohio State University Don't miss out on our participants' testimonials on the Meddeas Language Assistants' blog. Join us for news and updates on Facebook and Youtube. Doubts? Interested? Send an email to questions Highlights: - Learn firsthand about students second language acquisition - Teach alongside experienced educators in a European educational system - Receive ongoing support from two experienced tutors (university and school) - Get enrolled in a blended Expert in Bilingual Education course provided by the School of Education of the Universitat Internacional de Catalunya (UIC) - Receive a monthly stipend: 930 ( 480 when housing is included)/ 20 teaching hours per week - Lodging options: independent housing or full board accommodation with a volunteer host family - More than 200 private schools all over Spain What will educators joining our programs do? During one academic year, educators will teach 20 hours a week in one of the 200 schools Meddeas works with. As a native-level speaker of English, they will support the school s language teachers and help students with conversation practice. The tasks differ from the ones in a teaching assistant role and include encouraging oral practice of the foreign language explaining the culture of their home country helping in other subjects such as science, art, P.E. acting as a role model for correct pronunciation and grammar and collaborating with teaching staff in creating teaching materials and planning lessons. Meddeas is known for its Language Assistant Programs. This is a work experience tailored for Education recent graduates. After one year teaching English abroad, educators will add transferable skills to their CVs, such as experience working in a different education system, maturity, autonomy, and cultural awareness. Desirable candidate profile: - Recent graduates holding an Education degree OR last-year Education students - Native-level English speaker - Energetic and creative - Competence in the Spanish language is not required - No criminal records - Desired Skills: intercultural skills, cultural awareness, creativity, patience, team work, public speaking, patience, maturity, autonomy Doubts? Interested? Send an email to m.ramirez

Application Instructions:
Deadline: candidates are encouraged to apply ASAP or at least before April 1st Doubts? Interested? Send an email to