Make a Difference Teaching English in Guatemala
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Make a Difference Teaching English in Guatemala

This Program is open to

American, Asian, Australian, Canadian, European, Kiwi, South African and Worldwide Participants.

Cost in USD

Salary & Compensation

USD 250.00 a month. (Most volunteers live comfortably on USD 150.00 a month) Free housing in the UPAVIM building, and lunch from the UPAVIM kitchen Monday through Friday.

Language Skills Required

  • English
  • Spanish

Experience Required

Yes. not required but highly preferred.


* Experience in teaching with Montessori methods; community service working with children; experience working with Latino communities
* Bachelors degree
* Speak, read and write fluently in English
* Speak, read and write at an intermediate level in Spanish
* Desire to live and work in an impoverished urban area
* Patient and adaptable to change
* Approximate Startup: January 2016 with a minimum of a 10 month commitment
* Teaching experience preferred
* TESOL/TEFL training and experience working with children preferred

Minimum Education

Bachelor of Arts

Application Procedures

  • Essay
  • Online Application
  • Resume