English Teacher Assistant - Paid

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The Exchange

AWESOME SPANISH IMMERSION OPPORTUNITY to enjoy beautiful Colombia! Pays 1.600.000 COP/month (Approx $550 USD. VISA provided for 4-10 months option. Assist existing English teachers in public high schools. Openings year-round. No-Spanish Required. No teaching background required. No teaching certification required. No education degree required! Just speak English! Send your docs (CV, Diploma, and Passport) to Teachers@mingahouse.org


30 hours of help per week

Teaching Sports: Organize and teach different sports and activities.

Teaching Languages: Give language lessons to guests or local community.

What you get

2 days off per week

Private Room: Have a private room to chill and relax just by yourself.

Shared Dorm: Be ready to meet people while staying in a shared dorm.

Cook your own meal: Feel free to prepare your own meal here

Discounts on Accommodation: Feel free to explore! Get discounts on partner locations.

Free Tours: Don’t miss a thing! Get free tours and explore.

Free Hiking Tours: Keep your feet moving! Get free hiking tours and exercise yourself.

Free Parties: Party on! Get free parties and party all night long.

Free Events: Be part of something! Get free events.

Dance classes: Rock your body! Join our dance classes.

Language lessons: Learn or improve your language skills.

Certificate: Get a certificate of completion after you finish your experience.


Fluent English and Beginner Spanish

Over 21 years old

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

Program Details

Pays 1.600.000 pesos per month (Approx $550 USD). You can choose over 60 different cities to co-teach full-time alongside Colombian high school teachers. This is an awesome experience to be completely immersed in the Colombian culture where you can practice your Spanish and learn much more! You will lead community service projects with your students and get to know their families.

Activities & Shift

Full-time classroom and prep-time. Plus you'll be involved in community service.


Standard professional expectations from a teacher.