Volunteer Galapagos Teach

English Teaching Assistant    

Role Overview

As an English Teaching Assistant you will work with students in a local K-10 school. This will include:

  • Assisting the teachers with everything from lesson planning, to leading and supporting the teacher with language learning activities, games, songs, and projects.

  • Coming up with some of your own activities for the class.


Schedules are based on a 25 hr/week commitment. Typically Monday-Friday 7:00AM –12:00PM Exact times may be subject to change depending on the tasks at hand. Time for preparation is in the afternoons.


  • Intermediate level of Spanish in order to communicate with co-workers and students.

  • A genuine passion for children’s education, and their well-being.

  • Ability to work independently as well as in a team. Energetic, creative, and enthusiastic nature that stimulates the learning environment

Interested in volunteering as an English TA? Follow these 3 easy steps.

Step 1: Fill out an application. Once we receive you application, we will contact you with any follow-up questions.

Step 2: Once we confirm your acceptance and approve dates, make your deposit of $200 to confirm your position. The deposit goes towards your final program fee and is already deducted from the prices you see below.

Step 3: Pay full program fee.

Download our Volunteer Brochure for more information