Volunteers are needed to help teach English in public elementary schools in Quito. Some schools have only one teacher per 200 students, teaching English grades one through seven every day. Besides the regular classes, volunteers may be asked to assist teachers in other subjects such as computers and art classes

Requirements for the volunteers:

  • At least 18 years old; both genders are welcome
  • Basic Spanish
  • Certificate in teaching English is not required
  • Length of stay 1 to 12 weeks
  • Work schedule is from Monday to Friday 8:00 am to 12:30 pm 

Volunteer tasks:

  • Assist the local English teacher with student´s vocabulary, pronunciation and conversation
  • Help correct student´s daily homework
  • Organize activities using games and songs
  • Be available for English conversation with other teachers in the school

Note: Placement in schools will be confirmed according to availability of the dates you want to come.

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