Teach English in Colombia

Colombia is a colorful and vibrant country to live and work in. It’s also a country eager to improve its standing in the world and attracts a steady stream of travelers, eager to make a difference to less privileged communities through teaching English.

Living in Colombia, you’ll find sprawling cities with modern skylines and a fascinating swirl of historic architecture thrown in. Music, dancing, art and delicious meals are around every corner and line every cobbled square.

You’ll find remote villages in the mist-drenched valleys with welcoming and generous locals eager to make you feel at home. You’ll find snow-capped peaks towering over 18,000ft into the air, the lush and hugely biodiverse jungles of the Amazon rainforest, balmy tropical beaches and even a desert in this fascinatingly diverse country.

Teaching English in Colombia is an incredible opportunity to make a difference to our world while exploring a rich and varied culture and creating memories to last a lifetime!

Applications close 07 July 2017

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FREE to apply

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Contracts of up to 6 month in one of many exciting cities throughout the country

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1 Week in-country teacher orientation with accommodation

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TravelBud’s own in-country cultural orientation to introduce you to life in Colombia

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Local insurance

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Monthly living stipend

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Excellent pre-departure support to ensure your application and planning go as smoothly as possible

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Applying is free!

Refundable deposit is required once accepted, this is returned to you with your final paycheck.

$400.00

– No additional fees are required.

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Teach English in Colombia Program Information

If you have any questions about this program, please don’t hesitate to enquire and we will get back to you!

Overview

  • We offer various types of programs withing Colombia like coteaching in public schools, training tourism industry workers to speak English and empowering adult education instructors with the skill of speaking English in multiple cities throughout Colombia
  • You will receive a monthly living expenses stipend of 1.5million Colombian Pesos ±(US)$500
  • You get a 1 week teacher orientation in Bogotá with accommodation included
  • TravelBud’s own in-country cultural orientation, to introduce all our applicants to life in Colombia
  • You’ll get our much loved pre-departure support from the moment you sign up
  • Local insurance is included, however we recommend taking out additional travel insurance for your trip

What’s Included

  • TravelBud’s much loved pre-departure support to ensure your application and planning your adventure goes as smoothly as possible
  • 1 week cultural orientation in Bogotá, Colombia with accommodation
  • Guaranteed job placement for 6 months
  • 1.5million Colombian Pesos monthly living stipend ±(US)$500
  • Local insurance – we recommend taking out additional travel insurance also

Eligibility Requirements

Applicants are required to meet the following  requirements in order to be eligible to Teach English in Colombia:

  • A bachelor’s degree in any field
  • Be a native English speaker
  • Be more than 21 years of age
  • One full year of volunteering in education or a TEFL/CELTA/TESOL certificate

Intake Dates

  • Orientation and classes begin in August 2017 (exact dates to be determined)
  • Last day to sign up and pay your deposit is 07 July 2017

If you have any questions about this program, please don’t hesitate to enquire and we will get back to you!

Overview

Overview

  • Teach in public schools in Bogotá, Colombia
  • You will co teach with a local teacher to help improve the English skills of both the students and teacher
  • Your students will be in grades 1-5 and 8-11
  • You will receive a monthly living expenses stipend of 1.5million Colombian Pesos ±(US)$500
  • You get a 1 week cultural orientation starting 22 June 2017 in Bogotá with accommodation included
  • You’ll get our much loved pre-departure support from the moment you sign up
  • Local insurance is included, however we recommend taking out additional travel insurance for your trip

What's Included

What’s Included

  • TravelBud’s much loved pre-departure support to ensure your application and planning your adventure goes as smoothly as possible
  • 1 week teacher orientation in Bogotá, Colombia with accommodation
  • TravelBud’s own cultural orientation to introduce you to life in Colombia
  • Guaranteed job placement for up to 6 months
  • 1.5million Colombian Pesos monthly living stipend ±(US)$500
  • Local insurance – we recommend taking out additional travel insurance also
Eligibility Requirements

Eligibility Requirements

Applicants are required to meet the following  requirements in order to be eligible to Teach English in Colombia:

  • A bachelor’s degree in any field
  • Be a native English speaker
  • Be more than 21 years of age
  • One full year of volunteering in education or a TEFL/CELTA/TESOL certificate
TESOL Training

Intake Dates

  • Orientation and classes begin in early Feb 2018
  • Interviews for positions open late August 2017
  • Get your application in ASAP to be at the front of the queue for interviews
  • You will need to have completed your TESOL/TEFL/CELTA course or have 1 year of volunteer teaching experience under your belt in order to be offered a position

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