Country
Italy
Employment Type
Full-Time
Contract Length
1-3 Months
Classroom Audience
High School Middle School

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Job Description

This is your chance to experience true cultural exchange while you work as a teaching assistant in English classrooms in the gorgeous Piedmont region of Italy. Live like a local, enjoy delicious cuisine, and explore the Italian sites while living with a host family for 3 months.

Basics:
  • Teaching assistant positions in local Italian high schools, middle schools, and elementary schools
  • 15-18 classroom teaching hours per week
  • Placements throughout the Piemonte (Piedmont) region
  • Accommodation with volunteer Italian host family, including meals
  • 3 month program with September or February start dates
Program Dates:

January 29, 2020 – April 24, 2020

Why Greenheart Travel?
  • We are a non-profit, mission-based organization passionate about having the most impactful travel experience possible.
  • No surprise costs - we are upfront about our program fee, and package in as much as we're able to to avoid random or surprise expenses that can add up, like insurance!
  • Hundreds of alumni reviews on GoOverseas!
  • Your experienced program manager will support you every step of the way
  • BEST pre-departure and in-country support
  • Fun and informative group orientation upon arrival in Torino - meet your new best travel buddies!
  • We will provide you with an interactive guide to your cross-cultural experience to help you process your experience and personal growth

This 3-month teaching program has full support from the Italian Ministry of Education and provides 15-18 hours per week of classroom experience. You will be paired with a local teacher in your host community, ensuring that your program is the most impactful, comprehensive and highest quality program available in Italy.

Program cost is $1,050* and includes housing and meals with an Italian host family for the full 3 months.
*Program costs do not include the airfare to Italy or free time/travel spending.

Qualifications

  • Native English Speaker
  • Age: 19 - 35

Benefits

Benefits to Teaching in Italy:

  • 3 month teaching placement in Piemonte (Piedmont), Italy in public schools
  • 2-3 day arrival group orientation with other teachers in stunning Torino with hotel accommodation included
  • Airport pickup from Torino airport
  • Accommodation with volunteer host families
  • 2-3 meals per day provided by host family
  • Extensive International Medical and Accident Insurance for the entire 3 months
  • Local support and supervision
  • 24/7 phone number to reach a program manager at any time
  • Insurance
  • Administrative costs of placement
  • Support staff in the Chicago office and our partner offices all over the world
  • Pre-departure preparation: Vaccinations? Documents required for entry? Don’t worry, we’ve done this a lot. We’ll make sure you think of everything before you even realize you needed to think about it
  • Bottom line, you’re investing in smooth sailing and having a reputable organization make sure you’ll be landing in a good situation. We’ll make sure your new host country is ready to welcome you to a safe and secure experience