South Africa TEFL Internship

Was: $1,399.00

Now: $1,199.00

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Was: $1,399.00

Now: $1,199.00

Join a group of ambitious interns and set off on the adventure of a lifetime, teaching in South Africa on our exclusive 2 month TEFL internship. With full in-country teaching support, guided tours and an amazing chance to safari in the magnificent Kruger National Park, our South Africa TEFL Internship is the wildest travel and teach experience around.

What's included...

  • 120 Hour Online TEFL Course
  • Advice and preparation before departure
  • Airport pick up and transfers
  • 3 day orientation in Fishhoek
  • Accommodation
  • 8 weeks practical teaching experience 
  • Full support from start to finish
  • Optional trip to the Kruger National Park
  • Certification of completed internship
  • Reference on request
  • An experience of a lifetime!

Programme start dates

  • 21st July 2016
  • 13th October 2016
  • 19th January 2017
  • 20th April 2017
  • 27th July 2017
  • 12th October 2017

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Before your adventure begins…

As soon as you hop on board the internship you can begin training using your online TEFL course, providing all the TEFL essentials you need for the adventure ahead. This will equip you with an accredited teaching qualification for life as well an assortment of practical skills to use in and out of the classroom.

Arrival and welcome to South Africa!

Touchdown in Cape Town where you’ll be welcomed by our in-country team and transferred to your accommodation at the Internship house in Fish Hoek. Here you’ll settle into your new home, meet your fellow interns and enjoy a delicious group welcome dinner.

Your Orientation 

During your orientation you’ll be taught all you need to know about life in South Africa and the journey you’ll have on the internship programme.

You’ll also take an illuminating tour of a local township where some of the children you’ll be teaching live, experiencing the fascinating culture of the area, sampling local cuisine and shopping in the local districts.

Use your free weekend to chill or explore beautiful Cape Town where you can visit cultural landmarks including Cape Point and Table Mountain or catch some South African sun on one of the many beautiful surf beaches nearby.

Your teaching experience 

Your following weeks will be spent experiencing life as a teacher in South Africa. This is a unique opportunity to work in a local school alongside your fellow interns and truly grasp life as a South African teacher.

Mondays to Fridays will be spent assisting the teachers and working one on one with the children. During break time you will assist with keeping an eye on the children and in the afternoons you can help with homework and games!

Optional Kruger Safari Trip Adventure

There is no better way to celebrate all your hard work over the past few weeks by taking part in the 3 day Kruger National Park adventure with your fellow teachers!

Safari across some of the most exotic locations on the planet and witness an abundance of wildlife that you can’t see anywhere else.

Learn about the intricate ecosystem of the African wilderness from expert guides whilst on guided tours and stunning open top jeep excursions.

Sample delicious camp fire BBQs whilst nestled in the heart of Africa’s finest landscape with a team of rangers and your fellow teachers.

From sunrise to sunset you will experience the true magnitude of South Africa in this incredible outback adventure.

What you don’t need

  • A university degree
  • Previous teaching experience
  • A second language

What you need

  • To be aged 18+
  • To be fluent in English
  • Police check
  • Ability to obtain tourist visa 


External accreditation is a very important element to consider when choosing your TEFL course provider and this course is delivered by an accredited provider.