The Fulbright-Nehru English Teaching Assistantship (ETA) program provides opportunities to graduating seniors, recent graduates or Masters' students who demonstrate a high level of maturity and the initiative to teach English at the secondary level. ETAs will generally teach conversational English and some composition to middle and high school students.
Duration: 9 months
Candidate profile: Candidates must be native English speakers. Candidates with degrees in English, Education or TEFL/applied linguistics, are preferred, but candidates from all majors are welcome to apply. Some previous teaching/tutoring experience is preferred.
Nature of assignment: Approximately 20 - 25 hours per week of classroom teaching is expected, plus all class preparation time and additional school-related activities. ETAs will generally teach conversational English and some composition to middle and high school students.
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