Perfect internships for those wanting to gain experience teaching English abroad! Language Education interns assist in public schools and/or language schools in Prague, teaching English to students who range in age. Interns assist local teachers to prepare and host lessons, tutor individuals and even assist with school management tasks.
This is an in-country internship, with accommodation provided.
If you’re looking to gain experience teaching the English language, then look no further! With internship placements teaching students in a range of language schools and/or public schools around Prague, these Language Education internships in the Czech Republic offer hands-on experience while being guided by experienced local teachers.
As an intern, you can support and assist local English language teachers to prepare and host English lessons for individuals, corporate clients or in open group courses. You’ll help to develop learning activities and games, as well as provide individual assistance to students during classes to ensure they’re being appropriately challenged. Teaching adult students means they’ll often already have an understanding of the English language, making communication much easier.
It is important to keep the general academic calendar in mind when you’re scheduling your Language Education internship. It is possible for interns to have a combined internship schedule, which may include placement at a public school, as well as at a language school for mature adult learners. If your internship coincides with the summer holiday period (from June through August) then your full-time internship schedule may be split between two placements, which is coordinated in order to work around any summer holiday disruptions.
Language Education interns are supported by a local teacher, who will help to provide tasks and feedback to ensure you’re maximizing your own learning experience. Interns will learn how to engage classrooms and students, and will have opportunities to both support the head teacher and host lessons yourself.
There is also scope to contribute to the organization and management of language schools, which involves tasks related to ongoing administration.
For all interns with an interest in developing skills as an educator, we also recommend an interactive Online TEFL Certification Course. The training offers tools and techniques over a 100-hour program. Upon completion, you’ll have earned experience in planning, designing, and adapting diverse language activities and materials. No previous teaching experience or training is required. You can sign up for the Online TEFL Certification Course anytime and you’ll pay the discounted Intern Abroad HQ rate.
Prague is a hugely popular city for travelers, with an iconic city center that is home to stunning architecture and a thriving social scene. Interns have plenty of spare time to enjoy the city’s attractions and natural beauty.
This internship is conducted in English.
Language Education interns learn from a qualified and experienced supervisor, and can be involved in:
- Preparing tasks and activities for English language classes
- Assisting teachers during lessons
- Hosting lessons
- Tutoring students
Professional development opportunities:
- Learn how to prepare engaging, educational English language lessons
- Gain experience working with students to foster their learning
- Assist and lead classroom lessons
- Learn how to communicate to students for whom English is a second language
- Gain practical skills and boost your employability, with guidance from Intern Abroad HQ’s Experiential Learning Curriculum to support your learning and cultural intelligence.
- Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm. Interns may be required to assist in night classes, though in these cases you will have the mornings free.
- Build your teaching skills in a hands-on environment
- Learn from experienced local teachers and assist in real life lessons
- Experience the tourist attractions and lifestyle in the popular city of Prague
Types of host organizations:
- Language schools
- Public schools
Keen to get started?
Taking the first step is easy! It is free to apply and takes just 5 minutes.Submit an application
It’s free to apply for this internship. Once we have reviewed your suitability and accepted you onto this program, you’ll need to pay a deposit of US$449 to confirm your place. The remaining balance of your Program Fee (less your initial US$449 deposit payment) will be due no less than 60 days before your internship start date.
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It is important to note that internships in Prague do not include meals and interns should budget to cover this Independently.