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Teaching English in Rio de Janeiro

Teaching English in Rio de Janeiro Brazil

Volunteer in Brazil and  teaching English in Rio de Janeiro, learning Portuguese, and providing access to one of the world’s most spoken languages.

This incredible volunteer project allows for much more than a standard teaching job. While teaching English in Rio, you will be fully submerged into the culture of the Brazilian people – and will end up learning Portuguese as well. You will have the opportunity to create bonds with students, ranging from primary aged to the elderly, teaching them the life skill of one of the worlds most spoken languages. Therefore you will be responsible for educating and creating opportunities for local people in Rio, who may not previously of had the chance to.

Opportunities for volunteers to Teach English in Rio de Janeiro

As a volunteer in Rio, you may witness the difference in the education provided, and as an English teacher you will have the blessed opportunity to supply further education to those eager to learn. Through working in local favelas, you will allow people access to education they previously did not see as possible – an opportunity of a lifetime!

Skills needed to Teach English in Rio de Janeiro Brazil

Do not allow lack of teaching experience put you off! The project thrives from allowing English speakers to lead discussions and classes, whether that be small or larger groups. Your help will hugely impact their learning, for the better! Volunteers often help each other in planning lessons and activities, allowing for a diverse learning program. The volunteer project allows you to teach and also give you the opportunity to learn the Portuguese language.

Want to volunteer in Brazil?

Find out more about volunteering in Brazil and proceed with your application.

Read some testinmoials of our volunteers in Rio de Janeiro:

Lorenz Reforestation Volunteer at the Tijuca Rain Forest in Rio

Lorenz enjoys his time as a Reforestation Volunteer in Rio and teaching English

Lorenz had a wonderful time in Rio de Janeiro with the Reforestation volunteer project at the Tijuca Rain Forest and ...
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Rio Lacraide planting trees

Rio Lacraide from the UK plants trees in the Tijuca Rain Forest

Rio Lacraide, came all the way from the UK to carry rocks to unsettle the river and plant trees to ...
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Marzena Chojnacka has a big heart for the children

Marzena from Poland has a heart for children in Rio de Janeiro

Marzena Chojnacka has a heart for children and came straight from Poland, to help Childcare & Child Development projects in ...
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Caius Lee UK teaching piano and singing

Caius Lee, from the UK, teaching piano and singing in Rio de Janeiro

Volunteer Caius Lee, from the UK, teaching piano and singing at the Dona Marta community in Rio de Janeiro. He ...
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Teaching English in Rio de Janeiro

Amazing Experience Teaching English in Rio de Janeiro

Sam Gunning had an amazing experience teaching English in Rio de Janeiro last summer: I spent summer 20018 with this ...
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