Paid TEFL Internship in Argentina - Travel, Teach, Earn - Premier TEFL

TEFL Internship in Argentina

Get paid to teach and travel whilst experiencing Argentina’s culture

Start: March, July

3 to 12 months

Was: £999 Now: £799

BONUS Lifetime Study Access

Offers End: July 19th

Monthly stipend of ARS$2,000 (US$115/£90/€100)

168 Hour Ofqual Regulated Level 5 TEFL Course

70+ page Grammar eBook

Airport pick-up & transfers

7 day orientation

Free homestay accommodation

3 meals a day

Spanish lessons 4 hours a week

Visa support

Ongoing in-country support

Certification upon completion of program

TIP  You don’t need previous teaching experience or a second language to apply for this internship.

Not native? Try this Argentina internship instead.

TEFL Internship in Argentina

Get paid to teach and travel whilst experiencing Argentina’s culture

Was: £999 Now: £799

BONUS Lifetime Study Access

Offers End: July 19th

Overview

Tango your way up The Andes and ski back down them on one of your many adventures during your internship.

Famous for wine, Argentina will warm your blood with its natural and cultural beauty. It’s the perfect place to start your TEFL adventure.

Freshen yourself up with the spray from the Iguazú Falls after a week of high energy teaching.

Like reading? The palatial theater of El Ateneo Grand Splendid is one of the most beautiful bookstores in the world!

Teaching is fun too! You’ll focus mainly on your students conversational English, meaning you can make classes interesting and interactive for your students.

Internship requirements

  • Aged between 20 – 40
  • Native English speaker (Not native? Try this Argentina internship)
  • Passport holder from USA, Canada, UK, Ireland, South Africa, Australia or New Zealand
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • TEFL qualified (included)
  • Cultural sensitivity
  • Community-mindedness

How it works

Before you go, you’ll have an application form to fill out, a video chat, submit all your documents and then you’ll be on your way to Argentina.

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Getting there

All qualified applicants will fly into Buenos Aires International Airport (Ezeiza International Airport) and enjoy a free transfer to the orientation venue.

What do you need to organize?

  • International flights: You’ll need return flights (can be two one-way)
  • Police check: You’ll need a clean criminal record
  • Health check: You’ll need to provide a health statement
  • Vaccines: Consult your local doctor for advice
  • Budget: Spending money for your first month plus excursions etc
  • Visa cost: You’ll have support to obtain your visa
  • Insurance: It’s really important to sort your travel and health before you go!

Your teaching experience

If you are based in a public school during your internship, you can typically expect to teach around 30-35 students per class.

Private school teachers will have a class size of about 20-25 students, and class sizes at an English institute will range from 15-20 students.

Most placements will involve teaching groups of adults, adolescents and or younger learners.

You’ll most likely have a fixed syllabus to follow, and you will have a local co-teacher to assist you in some cases. You will also have weekly English tutorials with your host.

Depending on the working scheme your number of working hours, teaching days and level of participation in school and English immersion camps will vary.

On average, expect to have 20 – 30 hours weekly work in a combination of school classroom lessons, English camps and lesson planning.

Location

Please note final decision on placement is made by schools and so you must ultimately be flexible about your location. Often interns can combine multiple locations throughout your internship.

  • Buenos Aires, Cordoba, Rosario, Mendoza, La Plata, Tucuman, Santa Fe
  • San Juan, Resistencia, Neuquen, Jujuy, Corrientes, La Pampa & many more!

Plus, with regular excursions you’ll be able to immerse yourself in a melting pot of different cultures from around the globe.

Outside the classroom

Argentina is the perfect fusion of chic city living and rugged natural beauty.

The chattering café culture and celebration of food, fashion and football means there’s an attractive aspect of Argentine lifestyle for everyone – nature lovers, in particular, can’t afford to miss Patagonia and the mystic Andes.

Plus, Argentina is ideally situated near other South American destinations such as Paraguay, Chile and Bolivia, so you can continue to explore in your free time.

Allowance

Your monthly stipend of 2,000 Argentine Pesos (ARS) will cover some basic living expenses.

The cost of living outside of the metropolitan areas of Argentina is reasonable, especially in comparison to big European cities. For socializing, excursions and any other living costs extra spending money of $300 – $500 USD will make your stay very comfortable.

The Argentina internship offers some places in smaller cities and towns, rather than the more well-known cities – the perfect chance to leave the beaten tourist trail and get under the skin of this amazing country.

With free homestay room and board (plus three meals a day), applicants are free to enjoy fantastic adventures traveling around the region.

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