Volunteer English Teacher

Published

05/23/2018

Times of day

Weekday Afternoons

Time Commitment

A few hours per week

Duration

Short-Term (few weeks/months)

Address

c/o Instituto Cultural Oaxaca
Avenida Juarez 909, Colonia Centro
Oaxaca
OAX
68000
Mexico

Description

English teachers play a main role for En Vía ́s English Education Program. You will have the

possibility to plan interactive lesson for kids and adults and help us evaluate the progress of

each student. While volunteering with Fundación En Vía you will get a deeper understanding

for the daily life in the communities around Oaxaca and help to open up more future

opportunities for your English students.


This is a perfect opportunity for someone who wants to improve their teaching skills, get a

deeper understanding of educational processes, and enjoys working with kids in a creative

way. You should be open to new cultural experiences and have a high level of flexibility. A

strong sense motivation, creativity, and a fluent English (written and oral) are essential.

Teaching experience and a good level of Spanish are useful, but are not necessary. You will

receive teacher training before you teach your first lesson.


Major Responsibilities

• Traveling in public transport

• Planning lessons

• Teaching min. 2 times a week (Mo/We or Tu/Th) for 2 hours (4-6PM)

• Evaluate lessons and write a summary

• Build relationships between students, teachers, community members and

coordinators


Requirements

• Electronic device which is able to open and rework Microsoft word documents and

pdf documents

• Fluent English (oral and written)

• High flexibility (materials and classroom may vary)

• Excellent people skills: outgoing, friendly, warm, professional

• Ability and passion for teaching and working with people

• High motivation and creativity

• Ability to work in a team


Commitment

• Weekly commitment: min. 2 days a week either Mo/Wd or Tu/Th with 2 hours of

teaching (4-6PM) please keep in mind that you will need extra time to plan your

lessons and travel in the communities

• Minimum 1 month


Application Process

Send your resume and cover letter to volunteer@envia.org

Benefits

  • Training Provided
  • Language/Cultural Support Available

Benefits

  • Families
  • International Volunteers

How To Apply

volunteer@envia.org
http://www.envia.org

Please send cover letter.


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