German Language Teaching Intern

Position Details

Position ID: 24230364
Start Date: seasonal
Location: Wisconsin
Duration: 5 - 10 months
Compensation: US$250 per month
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Company Description:

The school provides English-speaking pupils the opportunity to learn German in a school where German is the primary language of instruction. In a school of over 600 students, children receive language instruction in German beginning in K4 through 5th grade.

Position Duties and Activities:

  • The intern will have opportunities to prepare and present lessons to an entire class, with the support and help of the supervising teacher.
  • The intern will be assisting individual students, working with small groups, helping with classroom activities or doing cultural presentations.
  • Intern will learn how to structure a lesson, develop objectives, get and insight into how to asses learning.
  • Intern will help to organize and participate in annual school events and other outreach activities.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate Student in the field of: Prefer students majoring in Education
  • Desire to assist in the teaching of German to students in a preK-5th grade school.
  • Willingness to live in a host family environment in which English is the primary language spoken.
  • Have at least two years of experience interacting with students under the age of 12 through internships, tutoring, coaching, group leadership, etc.
  • Preference given to applicants who are training to become teachers of students under the age of 12.
  • Foreign Languages required: German

To Apply For This Position:

Please fill out the form below and submit the following two documents:

  1. A cover letter explaining your interest in a professional training position in the USA, your relevant experience, and what you can add to the host company.
  2. Attach your detailed resume - dates of study should include month and year. Your employment history should include a brief description of the responsibilities and any major projects you worked on that would prepare you for this position.
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