Teach English Abroad

ENGLISH TEACHING INTERNSHIPS IN THE DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

ENGLISH TEACHING INTERNSHIPS IN THE DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

TEACH, TRAVEL, LEARN AND GET PAID!

Are you looking to grow your skills and gain international work experience to stand out in the crowded job market? What if you could work abroad, expand your professional relationships and have many amazing weekends while exploring the most important tourist destination of the Caribbean?

We have the perfect fit in the

Build Lasting Relationships Between Candidates & Schools

Dominext Inter-Exchange offers a unique way to gain professional work experience abroad. Please note that our internship programs do not intend to provide certifications, such as: TEFL, TESL, TESOL, or any others; we focus on giving you the opportunity to receive a high amount of hands-on paid teaching practice, develop your skills and add value to your resume. Our partner schools will support you and will let you to be the teacher without limitations. At the end of the day, the students will benefit from your dedication.  

Program Highlights

  • Housing and utilities are included. Each participant will enjoy the freedom and comfort of a private bedroom with free internet access 24/07 during your stay. 
  • No previous work experience is needed.
  • We offer paid hands-on training opportunities that will allow you to make at least 90% of the money invested, which can be used to enrich your international experience.
  • The price of our program includes a scholarship of 50% of the total cost thanks to the sponsorship of local Dominican companies that support our training programs.
  • Flexible interest-free payment options.
  • Full Support from our staff. Feel free to visit or call our local office for assistance.
  • All course teaching materials and textbooks will be provided.
  • You will impact a generation of children, teens and adults. 
  • Plenty opportunities to travel around the country to amazing destinations such as Punta Cana.
  • Since the official language in the Dominican Republic is Spanish, it is preferable to have a basic knowledge of this language, but it is not required by the schools where you will be working at.
  • We provide Visa assistance. This is a quick and easy process.
  • Upon request, we will pick you up free of charge at the airport.
  • At the end of this program you’ll receive a certificate of participation.

Your Placement

The internship programs that we offer in the Dominican Republic, involves working in a local bilingual school where you will be able to share and collaborate with professionals in the area, while strengthening your knowledge and skills teaching Dominican students.

There are so many reasons why we recommend taking advantage of this learning opportunity abroad:

Many students and recent graduates are terrified of public speaking. With this program you will have the opportunity to get hundreds of training hours in front of others and a chance to improve your overall communication skills to stand out in the crowded job market.

In the globalized economy of the 21st century, having international work experience such as Teaching English Abroad is like gold on your resume. You will prove to future employers your ability to adapt to a new environment, work across cultural & linguistic barriers, and to stretch yourself beyond your “comfort zone”. You will also have a great opportunity to learn a foreign language.

Creative thinking, flexibility, time management, patience and conflict resolution are just a few honorable mentions.

This opportunity will immersed you in a completely different culture and way of life. This translate to a deeper understanding of different people and the larger world that we live in.

With intense experiences come intense friendships and memories. The people you meet, the places you see and things you experience are likely to be more vivid and trans formative than what you would experience by spending another year at home.

Teaching English abroad gives you the chance to experience true personal growth outside of the classroom.

6 months program

English Teaching Internship - Dominican Republic
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What is not included?

  • Airfare to/from the Dominican Republic. We will provide instructions in purchasing plane tickets.
  • Daily meals. We will provide valuable information about this topic during your orientation day.
  • Passport/Visa related fees and medical insurance cost.
  • Personal pocket money and local transportation cost.
  • Cost to participate in local travel excursions, entertainment or weekend getaways.

Make Friends and discover new places

Requirements

  • Must have a valid passport.
  • Must apply for a Dominican student Visa. It’s a quick and easy process, with a typical turnaround of about 10-15 days (though this can vary). 
  • Although is not required, it is strongly recommended to get a travel or student health insurance. 
  • Copy of your resume.
  • Must sign the Student Agreement provided and other related documentation provided.
  • Bachelor’s degree or College student in progress of Education/Linguistic or related careers. Must be able to proof your education level with supportive documentation.
  • In case of not being a student or a professional of Education or related careers, must be certified in the following areas:

TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language)

TESL (Teaching English as a Second Language)

TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages).

  • You will be required to assist to an orientation meeting in the Dominican Republic to receive important information about your teaching job, the city, transportation and places of interest.

Application Process

Apply

Getting started is as easy as taking two minutes to fill out and submit your personal and contact details  through our application form. Please don’t forget to upload a copy of your resume. Apply Now!

review

We will review your application and eligibility requirements. Shortly after this, you will receive and email with important details about the application process. Have questions? please feel free to reply to this email or schedule a phone call to speak with one of our representative.

conference call

All qualified candidates will be invited to a conference call with the employer in the Dominican Republic. Use this time to make yourself known, talk about your skills and demonstrate your desire to participate in the program.

confirmation

You will receive a signed and stamped confirmation letter by the employer. It is extremely important to note that you are not yet considered a participant in the program until you have confirmed your participation by “committing” to the program and paying the initial placement fee.

registration

Create a user name and password to access your private space ” My Account”. Download, sign and return all required documentation. 

travel

Obtain your Dominican Republic Student Visa, receive your housing and traveling information, book your flight, arrive, attend to an orientation session and begin your new life at the heart of the Caribbean! 

AVAILABLE POSITIONS

ESL TEACHER

Reference# STI01

Colegio Intelecto. This is an elementary, middle and high school located in Santiago, Dominican Republic. It aims to inspire students to discover their capabilities and talents so they can make the right choices and become excellent citizens that can contribute to their society. The school believes in Howard Gardner’s “Multiple Intelligence” philosophy, where each individual can develop a combination of intelligence, which is also complemented with the methodology of “Project Based Learning” (PBL), in which the student is the main character of his own learning process. The goal is to motivate students to find solutions to different problems scenarios, thus achieving significant learning.

Job Title:

English as a Second Language Teacher.

Number of positions available.  (4)

Responsibilities:

  • Creating weekly lesson plans for each class. Each teacher has an assistant teacher.
  • Use of creativity and enthusiasm to create dynamic plans to engage students in their learning process.
  • Book and worksheet corrections.
  • Assist to teachers’ meetings twice a week.

Schedule

Part time Job.

Mondays and Thursdays: 7:00 am – 1:45 pm.

Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays: 7:30 a.m. – 1:45 pm

 Monthly salary

In this position you will make:

  • RD$ 28,000 dominican pesos/months. 
  • Bonus: RD$ 2,000 (This depends on the fulfillment of the responsibilities each month).

This is equal to approximately US$ 600.00/Month with no bills and no housing to pay! Please keep in mind that the cost of living in the Dominican Republic is considerably lower than other countries. The average minimum salary is RD$ 9,500.00 pesos/months which is equal to approximately US$ 190.00 dollars/months.

Direct supervisor

Lic. Liliana Perelló

Qualities that the candidates should have:

  • Is always respectful to students and co-workers, both verbally and physically.
  • Always Uses appropriate language and tone.
  • Complies with the work schedule.
  • Maintains the basic rules of personal care and hygiene.
  • Good image (use of uniform provided by the school).
  • Is responsible delivering his or her lesson plans on time.
  • Knows how to use technology appropriately.
  • Is creative.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree or College student in progress of education or related careers.

In case of not being a student or professional of Education or related careers, must be certified in the following areas:

TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language)

TESL (Teaching English as a Second Language)

TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages).

  • Knowledge of Technology.
  • Use of projectors, and computer programs.

Years of experience

No experience needed (the school will provide the necessary training and constant support to teachers).

Observations

We have a young and updated staff in educational strategies. We will train the new staff with our class methodology to develop the best class strategies. 

* 6 Months Program US$ 4,460.00

Flexible payment method (no interest):

US$ 460.00 after being accepted by the educational institution in the Dominican Republic. This payment will secure your placement.

US$ 2,000.00 Due thirty days before your scheduled departure date.  

US$ 400.00 Per months (5 payments), starting 30 days after arriving to the Dominican Republic.

Discount:

Receive US$ 700.00 dollars discount if you pay in full before your travel date to the Dominican RepublicYour total program cost will be US$ 3,760.00

This program includes a fully furnished apartment and a private room for each participant. No worries, all bills are covered!

Food:

The food is not included in this program, however, you will have the opportunity to place your orders in a number of restaurants that will make the delivery free of charge. You will also be able to prepare your own food at home which will help you save a lot of money. During the initial orientation day, you will receive information of the best restaurants, including their locations and phone numbers. In addition, we will show you where the best supermarkets in town are and our local representatives will be available to assist should you need it.

Transportation:

The city has a safe and reliable transportation system in place. However, we recommend the use of taxis or ubers at all times. These units will take you to your destination quickly and inexpensively. We will also give you relevant information on this topic during your initial orientation day. 

6 Month Programs

  • July – December
  • January – June 

Please check back soon for other job opportunities.

BE PART OF THIS AMAZING EXPERIENCE!

contact info

Phone Numbers

For English, please dial: 1-704-850-8557 / En Español, marque: Tel. 1-809-382-2776 / What's App 1-829-966-7301

Email Adress

info@dominext.org

Headquarter Address

Calle Vicente Estrella #3, Santiago, Dominican Republic, 51000.

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