Get AMPED Abroad: Volunteer or Internship Teaching English in Costa Rica
2-4 Week, 5-8 Week, 9-12 Week
Spring, Summer, Fall
First and third Monday, mid- February through the first part of December
Volunteers must be presentable and professionally dressed - i.e. jeans, knee length skirts, capris, t-shirts are all permissible. No excessive tattoos or piercings. No shorts or tops that show the shoulders or mid-drift. Volunteers are expected to be reliable, flexible and patient.
Cost in US$:
Starting at 782
Program Fees Include:
Includes project set-up arrangements, airport pick-up and drop-off, orientation, host family accommodations, three meals/day, 24/7 emergency in-country staff support, and project donation. Spanish lessons are available in Costa Rica for an additional weekly fee.
- Childcare & Children
- English Teaching
While participation is not limited to this demographic, the average age is 18-26. Participants that are flexible and open minded when it comes to cultural differences, ways of life, and work pace are those that tend to benefit most from their experience abroad, as do those that demonstrate initiative with regard to recommending and implementing changes to improve the project and to assist the staff.
At least 18
This Program is open to
American, Asian, Australian, Canadian, European, Kiwi and South African Participants. This Program is also open to Families, Couples and Individuals.
Typical Living Arrangements
Independently or in Groups
Typically Participants Work
Independently or in Groups of Usually 2-3, depending on the time of year.
Application Process Involves
- Online Application
Typically The Application Process Time is