Is the MIF Internship Program right for me?
Do you have a passion for education, travel and an enthusiastic personality?
Do you want the excitement of teaching abroad but seek a shorter time commitment? We are currently recruiting a number of candidates for internship positions in China. Approved candidates will receive many perks while teaching: full accommodations, travel allowance and vacation days, to name a few.
Internship positions do not require a certain degree or teaching experience. No matter your background, degree level or teaching experience, we’re here to help you find your perfect fit – placements are available in schools across China.
Still not sure if a long term teaching abroad contract is right for you? Set up a phone interview with Jessica Yee, our regional coordinator, to find out more information about this amazing opportunity.
On completion of your internship, you will have gained an exceptional insight into this fascinating country, have enhanced your future employability, and built an excellent foundation on which to hone a rewarding career.
Job Descriptions & Qualifications:
Chinese children are often immersed in classrooms with upwards of 40-60 children at a time and work tediously for 10-12 hours daily with few breaks. Interns often provide a less conventional approach to learning rooted in empowering all types of learners (visual, auditory, reading/writing and kinesthetic). Interns are provided with teaching materials and can incorporate them as needed.
Position Location: My International Family collaborates with English Language Schools all across China in approximately 40 cities.
Working schedule: 20-30 hours per week
Responsibilities: Interns would be placed in partner schools across China where needed. Teaching hours would range between 20-30 hours per week. Interns would either be teaching independently, depending upon experience or supporting a head teacher by assisting with classroom management, engagement and one on one attention to learners who may require additional attention.
Accommodations: Free Housing and meal stipend
Flight tickets: Airfare allowance to China
Vacation: Chinese national holidays
Visa and Medical Insurance: provided
Other: Candidates will have the opportunity to transfer to a paid position at the end of their internship, if desired.
Program Fee: USD$1500.00* (*scholarship/financial aid available to those who qualify)
Length of Commitment:
Minimum 5 months (1 semester)
Max 10 months (Academic year)