Opportunity to be a Language and Culture Assistant in Spain

By Guethshina Altena//Assistant Entertainment Director


New positions available in the Spanish public school system for those interested in teaching English and/or French to students from Kindergarten to 12th grade.

An information will take place on Jan. 28 from 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Visit the Office of Global Learning Initiatives, Green Library 466 for more information.

According to Goglobal website, The Language and Culture Assistants Program is managed by the Spanish Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport, and the Education Office of the Embassies of Spain in the U.S.A. and Canada.

A representative of the Consulate General of Spain in Miami will come to campus to discuss the program to students interested. All legal resident of the United States and Canada are eligible.

The North American Language and Culture Assistants Program is an initiative of the Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport of Spain to provide North American students who are native speakers of English or French with the opportunity to assist teachers in the English or French programs in elementary, secondary or language schools in Spain (12 to 16 class periods a week) according to the Ministry of Education website.

The application for the year of 2016-2017 are now open until the deadline on April 5 at 5:59 p.m. There are no fees for the application process and the

At the information session, after the first 30 minutes of presentation, candidates will be able to find out more information on the program and will get the opportunity to speak individually with the representative and ask questions directly.

For more information on the application process and important dates, visit http://www.mecd.gob.es/



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1 Comment on "Opportunity to be a Language and Culture Assistant in Spain"

  1. There are many ways to teach English in Spain and in over 80 countries around the world. If you become TEFL certified (Teaching English as a Foreign Language) which can be done in 4 weeks, you are eligible to get paid to live and teach around the world (you only speak English in your classroom when teaching).

    Here’s more information for those interested in Spain: http://www.internationalteflacademy.com/spain-english-teaching-overseas-jobs

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