Education

Interning abroad in an international school, either in the classroom or in administrative offices, can add vital global awareness and understanding to your teaching approach, benefitting you – and your future students. Along with hands-on teaching experience, you’ll gain important insights and perspectives that will shape your career in education. Example intern duties might include lesson planning, one-on-one tutoring, and teaching, as well as classroom management and administrative support to the supervising teacher.

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Intern in Argentina

Below are a few sample Education placements undertaken by past participants. There are many more possibilities, as each placement is customized. Contact an advisor to learn more!

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Business Development or Education Intern at e-Learning Organization

Interested in the growing field of e-learning? This training and skills development business focuses on educating people working in a large number of industries around the world. You’ll be assigned to a department depending on your skills and interests, but you could work with marketing, curriculum development, or database management.

Education Intern at Local NGO

Work with children in socially vulnerable situations in and around Buenos Aires. For many years, this organization has been working with children who need assistance in education, as many do not attend school regularly. Your role will include planning creative, active, and educational activities for the children.

Educational Assistant at School

Intern for an educational institution in Argentina helping local teachers maximize their impact on students. You’ll assist with logistics, fundraising, planning school activities, and completing administrative tasks. This is a chance to learn more about education in a supportive environment.

Intern in Barcelona

Below are a few sample Education placements undertaken by past participants. There are many more possibilities, as each placement is customized. Contact an advisor to learn more!

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Intern for an Educational NGO

Work with the youth of Barcelona as you explore this exciting city. You’ll enjoy the opportunity to interact with children and young people from ages 10 to 16 years as you develop educational actions of support and ways to enhance their involvement.

Preschool Aide in a School

Experience the Barcelona lifestyle while you gain professional experience as a preschool aide. Past interns’ responsibilities have included helping maintain the care of the children, leading the children in various cultural activities, and undertaking other important day-to-day tasks assigned by other teachers.

Student Teacher in a School

Are you ready to use your teaching skills to positively influence the lives of Barcelona youth? You’ll collaborate with teachers to create activities and materials that range in subject matters—from English to science. Help in the day-to-day tasks of the school and watch the students’ minds grow as you grow your own skills.

Intern in Brisbane

Below are a few sample Education placements undertaken by past participants. There are many more possibilities, as each placement is customized. Contact an advisor to learn more!

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Teacher’s Assistant in a Local School in Brisbane

Put your education studies to the test in a school in Brisbane. An education internship will place you in a teacher’s assistant capacity at a local school where you’ll learn from teachers and assist them in and out of the classroom. A wide variety of placements are available so you’ll likely find a good fit according to your specialties.

Intern in Chiang Mai

Below are a few sample Education placements undertaken by past participants. There are many more possibilities, as each placement is customized. Contact an advisor to learn more!

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English Teacher and Admin Intern at Refugee NGO

This internship allows you to interact and work with local refugees and monks. Working for a NGO in Chiang Mai, you’ll teach English and other subjects to refugees and the monks working to help them. It’s a great opportunity to learn more about the refugee situation in Thailand as you elevate your professional skills.

Health Educator at Government-Run Clinic

Work alongside health professionals as you provide public health education to many groups of people, including the local Thai community and immigrants moving to Thailand. You’ll work to help people prevent disease and educate patients about high blood pressure and other public health concerns.

Project Intern in Thai Village

You’ll live and work in a village just outside the city of Chiang Mai. This small village has hosted interns for many years and is a great place to interact with local children. One education placement includes supporting the local kindergarten and offering instructor support for educating the minority hill tribe children.

Intern in Ecuador

Below are a few sample Education placements undertaken by past participants. There are many more possibilities, as each placement is customized. Contact an advisor to learn more!

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English Teacher at Local Middle School

Work in a local middle or high school as an English teacher. You’ll assist the Ecuadorian teacher with lesson planning and assignments, as well as take control of your own class, teaching different classes with different levels of English ability.

Early Education Intern at Community Outreach Center

Members of this organization spend their days out in the markets around Quito, providing a safe, educational setting for young children to play and learn while their parents work in the markets. Interns will interact with the young children on a daily basis, as well as help organize groups of volunteers and plan lessons.

Teen Education Coordinator at Community Center/Library

As an intern, you’ll organize activities that are both educational and fun for local teens in this community center located just outside Quito’s center. The community center is a safe place for teens to go, and you’ll work with them and the center director to plan games, activities, and lessons for Ecuador’s youth.

Intern in Florence

Below are a few sample Education placements undertaken by past participants. There are many more possibilities, as each placement is customized. Contact an advisor to learn more!

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Teaching English as a Foreign Language Intern

Intern as a teacher of English as a foreign language. You’ll teach both children and adults from a wide range of language levels, socio-economic backgrounds, and educational experience. Your role will consist of lesson planning, tutoring, language assessment, and at times, research duties. Great for someone interested in teaching English abroad!

Study Abroad Assistant at School

Here’s your chance to help other students study abroad. You’ll assist with planning, organizing, and promoting activities, contribute articles to school publications, and undertake general office duties. This role requires organizational skills as you prepare orientation materials for students and guide facility tours. You’ll also need to show sensitivity as you encounter issues related to culture shock and adjusting to studying/living abroad.

Educational Daycare Assistant

You’ll have the opportunity to be involved in the field of childcare education. Locations include childcare institutions, private households, and public and private schools. You’ll interact with children and help them with different activities, such as stimulating cognitive skills through games and animation of body language, language development, creative art-based activities, and daily operations as required by the organization.

Intern in Japan

Below are a few sample Education placements undertaken by past participants. There are many more possibilities, as each placement is customized. Contact an advisor to learn more!

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Language Support at Adult Learning Center

Expand your teaching experience while you use your English skills to support conversational learning. You’ll support Japanese adult learners with English classes and coursework at an adult learning center. Tasks include lesson planning, tutoring, language assessment, and resource selection.

Teacher Assistant at International School

Gain valuable interpersonal skills while working at an international school. Work side-by-side with the teacher while you get valuable experience in the classroom. Responsibilities include supporting teacher meetings, planning curriculum, and assisting in some teaching lessons.

Custom Education Internship

Start with a customized education internship in Japan and see where that takes you – it just might lead to a full-time job! Share in a rewarding exchange of language, culture and instructional techniques as a teacher’s assistant in one of the world’s top education systems. Responsibilities include contributing to curriculum design, lesson planning, and lesson delivery.

Intern in New Zealand

Below are a few sample Education placements undertaken by past participants. There are many more possibilities, as each placement is customized. Contact an advisor to learn more!

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Special Education Intern at a School for Students with Physical Disabilities and Special Needs

You’ll provide students with assistance to stay on task and to work with set programmes and materials, as directed by the teaching and therapy staff. Your allocated duties are carried out in an efficient and careful manner, as directed by the teaching/therapy staff. You’ll need awareness and the ability to accept or ask for guidance when appropriate. You’ll also provide assistance at mealtimes as required under the guidance of the Speech Language Therapist (SLT). The working environment and equipment is kept clean.

Teacher's Aide at a Primary School

As a teacher’s aide, you’ll gain firsthand knowledge of the New Zealand primary school education system and observe the differences in the education system to that of your own. The teaching of Te Reo Māori (indigenous language and culture), along with other unique components of the local grade school education, will make this a valuable experience. You’ll acquire a deeper understanding of the New Zealand culture, whilst contributing to an education environment always appreciative of a ‘helping hand’.

Early Childhood Education Provider

At this organization, you’ll work to ensure schedules and observations are being undertaken, and that childhood programs and plans conform to Te Whāriki Curriculum. You’ll also document children’s needs and maintain professional teaching standards.

Intern in Rome

Below are a few sample Education placements undertaken by past participants. There are many more possibilities, as each placement is customized. Contact an advisor to learn more!

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Teaching Aide at Unique Bilingual School

Intern at a bilingual school for Roman children in one of the world’s greatest cities. Your role will include assisting with lesson planning and creating unique classroom activities, as well as helping with English and exam preparation. This school focuses on each child’s psychological profile to help them learn and develop as best as possible.

English Teacher's Assistant at English-Only Summer Camp

Students come from around Italy to take part in this English-only summer camp designed to strengthen their language abilities and gain confidence by talking with native speakers. In addition to normal responsibilities around classroom prep and teaching lessons, you can join sports events. Along with English, the big focus of the camp is sports.

Teacher's Assistant at School for Young Children

Work at an educational daycare, teaching children between the ages of zero to six as a teacher’s assistant. You’ll help the main teachers with class planning, as well as teaching English courses. You can be involved with other parts of the curriculum as well, including dance, music, and role playing.

Intern in South Africa

Below are a few sample Education placements undertaken by past participants. There are many more possibilities, as each placement is customized. Contact an advisor to learn more!

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Grade School Mentor for Young Children at Non-Profit

Help students learn to read while working for this great non-profit organization. You will help the organization provide books to young children that come from backgrounds of poverty. For many, this is the first book they actually own. The organization focuses on township schools, so you’ll see a truly unique part of Cape Town.

Afterschool Teacher at Public School

Work at a local school, focusing on their afterschool programs. You can coach sports teams, teach dance, manage garden projects, or whatever you think will benefit the students. There is a lot of freedom here as we will be interested in your new ideas and energy.

Classroom Aide in a Primary School

This internship allows you to work at understaffed schools and mentor South African youth. You’ll utilize your teaching skills to positively influence the lives of children and adolescents. Many public schools in Cape Town are not adequately staffed and administrators appreciate all the additional help they can get from interns.

Intern in Vietnam

Below are a few sample Education placements undertaken by past participants. There are many more possibilities, as each placement is customized. Contact an advisor to learn more!

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Teaching Assistant for Young Learners

Work alongside a local teacher to assist with lesson planning, conducting lessons, activities, translations and other in-class duties. An intern in this placement can also expect to participate in the ongoing development of the course, offering ideas and suggestions for improvement.

STEM Teaching Assistant at an International School

While teaching English is a common position held by foreigners in Vietnam, you could also have the opportunity to teach the highly important and in-demand skills of STEM at an international school.

ESL Teaching Assistant at a Local Public School

Interns in this placement can expect to work in a Vietnamese public school teaching English to a range of ages and levels. Students will get the opportunity to learn the ins-and-outs of the Vietnamese public school system through this experience.