Teaching Assistant position in Spain

UP International Education manages grants for native level English-speaking recent university graduates to acquire experience as teaching assistants of and in the English language in private schools in the autonomous community of Navarra and the rest of Spain, in collaboration with the Public University of Navarra (Universidad Pblica de Navarra, or UPNA). This initiative is endorsed by the Government of Navarra (SPAIN), under the auspices of the Plan Moderna de Navarra, the strategic developmen

Details of Position

Our program has been designed for those who want to work in education and offers participants the chance to further develop their knowledge and skills in teaching, as well as to provide sufficient experience in this field to facilitate finding a job in the future.
Live in Spain for eight or nine months with your expenses covered while learning the language and working in the most noble of professions: teaching!. Does it get any better? Simply, a once in a lifetime experience!


To be a Native English speaker (or that level)
To have received a university degree (desirable)
A qualification in Teaching English as a Foreign Language is recommended too.
Any kind of previous experience in working with children, its also valued
We work case by case, so if you think that you could fit the program even if you miss some requirement, don’t hesitate in contacting us.

To have a friendly personality and good communication skills.
To be communicative and empathetic, to be flexible, adaptable, proactive, and a good team worker.
To be motivated and enthusiastic with a desire to learn and participate.
To add value in relation to language and culture and to be open and dynamic.
And above all, to have a real vocation to work with children.

Salary and Benefits

Grant of up to 950/month ( variable upon the exact hours made) or equivalent with the possibility of earning extra money, as the terms and conditions do not demand exclusivity, as long as the economic activity does not interfere with the terms and conditions of the grant.
Daily lunch for free is typically provided by schools.
No deposit or fees are required to participate in our program.

The assistant teacher will receive all the support needed at the school and will be assigned a personal tutor, and all necessary support and help with the formalities and administrative requirements related to the role (residence card, SS number, health coverage, bank account, etc…), finding accommodation, and they will have it prior to the arrival and during program. Moreover, they will be assigned an Agent during the whole placement. To sum up, we care, something as simple as that.
Our selection process for positions starting in Sep/Oct 2022 is already open, we will be delighted to hear from you.