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You're needed to teach conversational English for one to three weeks as a volunteer in Poland. Serve in rural school classrooms in the Siedlce region, east of Warsaw, and at English language camps in the Tatra mountain village of Zakopane. No formal teaching experience required! This is an especially fulfilling student, family and group assignment. Special group discounts and exceptional accommodations offer a premier service-learning experience.
During the summer months, teach Polish youth in an informal “camp” atmosphere at Reymontówka Manor House. The summer camp schedule calls for English classes in the morning to the early afternoon and optional organized activities with students in the later afternoons. During the school year, work alongside Polish teachers in rural classrooms. Everyone's invited as a classroom resource - using our teaching manual.
- Safe, very comfortable rural accommodations and authentic Polish cuisine
- No special skills required to teach the basics of the English language.
- Groups and families can easily be accommodated and are warmly welcomed
- Global Volunteers' policy: Safety trumps everything. COVID-19 precautions are strictly enforced
- Discover beautiful architecture and the hospitable culture of Poland.
Since 1990, Global Volunteers has been playing a vital role in helping Poland’s students learn English – the language of the world’s marketplace. Volunteer groups and families from all walks of life teach conversational English skills to youth in classrooms and informal group settings at summer camps in Siedlce, an historical city and in the picturesque alpine community of Zakopane. No teaching experience is necessary, as exposure to the language through native speakers is extremely helpful to the students. You can make a difference teaching English in Poland!
This program is consistently rated 9.8 out of 10 for cultural exposure, safety, hospitality, food, accommodation, project experience, team leader, supporting materials, group opportunities, family assignments and scenic beauty!