Help to teach English in Manizales and Santa Marta, Colombia



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  • Description


    We are a language service centre in Manizales and Santa Marta, Colombia. We teach several modern languages and provide certified translation and interpretation services. We also provide widely recognized certified translation and conference interpretation in Colombia. Volunteers will have a great time either in in Manizales or Santa Marta. We can also take non-teaching volunteers to help run and maintain our facilities in Santa Marta.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Art Projects
    Language practice
    Help with Eco Projects
    DIY and building projects
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance
    Help with Computers/ Internet

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Our project's family is keen on creating a family setting for those involved with the company. You will have plenty of time to interact with students, make friends and get to know the city and places around your workplace.

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

    This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.

  • Help


    Conducting conversation classes in English mainly, helping with office work and promoting our services online and other similar tasks the volunteer is capable of and prepared to do well. We also receive volunteers for other non-teaching positions such as gardening, construction and maintenance facilities. Please let us know which of these activities you are volunteering for.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent
    French: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    Room and board at or near your volunteering place.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Volunteers must be native speakers of the language they intend to teach or have a C1 level in that language. Social skills expected to ensure rapport with students and other staff members.

    Our workaway volunteers stay at our own facilities in the city where they do their work.

    Welcome to Colombia: Manizales, the heart of the Coffee region and Santa Marta, the Pearl of the Caribbean; the perfect combination of the 2 most beautiful natural regions: beautiful green mountains and the amazing caribeean sea.

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    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week

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