Language Immersion - English Teacher

Job Type

Part Time






Do you want to immerse yourself in a beautiful part of the country, learn about Colombian culture from people from all over the country, and impact English teachers in a meaningful and sustainable way? Apply to be a teacher at our language immersion camp!

Volunteers Colombia is a non-profit organization which seeks to broaden opportunities for Colombia´s youth through English education and the promotion of intercultural exchange, social development and global citizenship. Since its founding in 2009, Volunteers Colombia has partnered with numerous government organizations and hosted more than 1,000 volunteers who have served as co-instructors of the English language in underserved Colombian public schools and educational institutions.

We are currently hiring English teachers for our language immersion camp in Ibague!

Volunteers Colombia is hosting an English immersion camp for Colombian teachers and students in Ibague! The program will consist of a brief orientation in Bogota, a two week immersion for teachers in Ibague, and a two week immersion for students in Ibague. We will be selecting volunteers to work with our pedagogical team to lead an immersion camp including classes, interactive workshops, cultural activities, and excursions. This is an opportunity to learn about Colombian culture while working with teachers from all corners of the country, build lasting relationships, and make a difference. 


  • Stipend
  • Transportation from Bogota to Ibague
  • Volunteer Visa
  • International Health Insurance
  • ESL training
  • Opportunity to earn a TEFL Certificate
  • National support from our Headquarters in Bogota
  • Regional support from our Coordinator at the language immersion camp

Eligibility requirements:

  • Native English-speaker
  • University Degree
  • Clean criminal history
  • Physically and mentally able to work in a fast-paced environment with kid and adult learners
  • Prior volunteer or international experience a plus

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

Please email your CV to our Recruitment Director, Elizabeth O'Brien, at