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Teaching Assistants (Spain)

Canadian Language and Culture Assistants Program - Other
Salary Monthly living expense stipend
Posting Date November 25, 2020
Closing Date April 6, 2021

The Canadian Language and Culture Assistants Program?is an educational outreach initiative of the Spanish Ministry of Education through the Education Office of the Embassy of Spain in Canada within the NALCAP program. This project offers recipients?grants to Canadian and American University students and graduates, majoring in ANY field, who are native speakers of English or French. Basic knowledge of Spanish is advised. They must be Canadian citizens and aged 18-60. Once in Spain, they will partner with elementary and secondary schools to provide backing to language programs as teaching assistants (TAs) under the supervision and guidance of teachers of English or French as a Foreign Language.
Positions are offered all across Spain, running from October 1st to May 31st for most assignments. Participants receive a monthly stipend to cover living expenses of 700 to 1000 euros and medical insurance from either the national government of Spain or the regional governments of Spain, depending on the assignments awarded. Hours of assistant teaching range from 12 to 16 hours per week. At the same time, the program offers recipients the opportunity to study the language and culture of Spain by becoming a local and growing on a personal level, while sharing the language and culture of the Canadian with students in Spain. This is a well-known international cooperation program where many Canadian citizens participate every year and take away an experience that will last a lifetime.

The application period will be open from January 27, 2021 until April 6, 2021 at 23:59 Madrid local time. There is no cost or fee to submit applications.

The Education Office offers numerous positions for Canadian University students or graduates. We would really appreciate it if you could encourage your students to participate in this life-changing experience. We would also love to offer a virtual info session for your department or university. If you are interested, please do not hesitate to contact us as to organize a session for your students. For general information about the program, please contact

How To Apply

By email

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