Language School Intern - Academic Department

Education and/or Teacher Training, Languages and Philological Sciences
23 Mar, 2020 to 2 Oct, 2020
13 Mar, 2020

General information

6 months

This internship is aimed at university students, graduates and jobseekers who are interested in gaining experience in an international environment. You will get an insight into the running of a large language school and learn about how we organise and monitor our teaching and learning provision.

A good level of English (C1), an interest in learning languages, and some familiarity with Google docs and drive would be essential.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Inducting new students with a range of English language levels and from a range of countries on their first day.

  • Coordinating week one tutorials with new students to ensure they have settled into school life and living in Dublin.

  • Preparing course guides based on our templates.

  • Taking exams registrations for Cambridge and TOEIC exams.

  • Monitoring student attendance on our student management system..

  • Supporting the Exams Coordinator on exam test days.

  • Organising Modern Foreign Language (MFL) open days, ensuring that prospective students have complete information about the courses.

  • Preparing detailed reports of new students starting and monitoring the completion rates for the pre-arrival online test.

Compensation and benefits:

Salary: € 500 per month basic pay

Accommodation: 2 free weeks in a host family homestay, this would be €170 / week including breakfast and dinner.

In addition to this, you're more than welcome to take part in our part-time evening language classes and throughout your stay and you can sit the Cambridge Exam for free.

There are also opportunities to attend our social programme activities at a discounted rate.

Financial compensation
English: Proficient User C1