Paid teaching internship - English language assistant in Spain

Education and/or Teacher Training, Humanities, Languages and Philological Sciences
Huercal de Almeria
1 Nov, 2020 to 30 Jun, 2021
31 Oct, 2020

General information

9 months
3-4 days per week

We are looking for English language assistant for a language academy in Huercal de Almeria (Almeria), Spain from November 2020 until June 2021

Who is a language assistant

Language assistant is somebody with a native or fluent proficiency level in one of the required languages. Assistant teachers are normally university or graduate students who assist the teacher at the classroom, have experience with kids and good communication skills. Assistant teachers can work in all education stages: kindergarten, primary, secondary education, vocational training and adult education.

Role of language teaching assistants

  • working alongside a teacher in the classroom,
  • working with small groups to introduce basic language skills, improve linguistic ability with a focus on oral skills,
  • helping to prepare pupils for oral examinations,
  • contributing to cross-curricular work in collaboration with other subject areas,
  • developing lesson plans and extra curricular activities, f.e. theatre club, cooking club, dance club (using the target language as a vehicle of communication),
  • supporting the creation and development of international projects.


Duration of our internships

9 months (matter of discussion)


20 hours/week

Monday to Thursday


  • advanced level of English (min. B2)
  • good communication skills,
  • energetic and proactive attitude,
  • cultural awareness,
  • legal right to work in Spain
  • experience with children will be valued.


What we offer

  • amazing opportunity to learn and develop your teaching career,
  • a mentor who will be in charge of guiding and supervising your performance and learning during the entire internship,
  • monthly salary (900 eur net/month),
  • free lunch,
  • health insurance,
  • free Spanish classes,
  • free enrolment into the University online course about teaching techniques,
  • possibility to sign an university agreement (Erasmus+).



The internships start on the 1st of November 2020. No remote work.

Spanish language NOT required.

How to apply

Please apply via 
All current vacancies can be found here.

Financial compensation
Lunch vouchers
Health Insurance
Years of Experience required: 


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English: Independent User B2
good communication skills
energetic and proactive