Conversation group leader University of Valencia 2020-21: English, French, German or Italian

Education and/or Teacher Training, Languages and Philological Sciences
Spain
Valencia
Period: 
1 Sep, 2020 to 31 May, 2021
Deadline: 
28 Feb, 2020

General information

Duration: 
9 months
Commitment: 
3-4 days per week
Description: 

We are looking for six Erasmus placement grantholders whose activities at our self-access language learning centres will consist of:

-Leading conversation groups

-Correcting and/or producing language learning material

Three students will be selected to carry out these activities in English; one for French; one for German; and one for Italian.

Period: Sept - May (9 months). Exceptionally, we will consider applications for shorter stays.

Timetable: 30 (Monday - Thursday or Tuesday - Friday, mornings and afternoons), of which approx. 10 hours/week dedicated to leading conversation groups.

Languages: Our Service uses Catalan as its working language. All teaching-related activities conducted by the trainee will be in target language (i.e. English, French, German, Italian, etc. as applicable). Interns will receive day-to-day support in English, French, German, Catalan or Spanish, as appropriate.

Financial contribution: 425 euros per month before tax (approx. 350 euros after tax). This stipend will be paid in addition to the Erasmus+ Traineeship programme grant (amount varies, approx. 300-500 euros/month) or similar funding granted by the sending institution prior to the commencement of the traineeship. 

Language requisit: Language in which conversation groups will be led (native-level or C2 language certificate). Candidates must be at least 18 years old upon commencement of the traineeship.

Merits: knowledge of Catalan and/or Spanish; modern language studies at degree level; knowledge of other languages; teacher training; leadership skills; IT skills; prior experience with language teaching, group work or work placements abroad.

For further details, please read the attached placement proposal.

To apply, please send your CV directly to one of the e-mail addresses provided in the proposal.

Compensation: 
Financial compensation
Salary
Years of Experience required: 
No

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