Program Details

Teaching In High Schools In Denmark (General Description)

  • Start Date 2017-02-02
  • End Date: 2018-02-01

  • Location:

You have the opportunity to be an assistant teacher at a high school in Denmark (gymnasie). The students are between 16-19 years of age, and they attend highschool for three years. Being an assistant teacher gives you the opportunity to teach Danish youth about your mother tongue, traditions and culture during their education. The high schools in Denmark see it as a very unique opportunity to have a native French, Spanish, German, Chinese or Japanese volunteer among their staff, to teach Danish youth.


The volunteer will be living at the project, or with a host family that will provide lodge and board.


The main activities of the volunteer will be:

Teaching classes in his/her native tongue (French, Spanish, German, Chinese or Japanese). Other activities might be added in order to reach the weekly timetable of 30 hours. These tasks might include assisting in English class, going to meetings, assisting in sports activities or other things, which matches the skills of the volunteer

To work as an assisting teacher in Denmark it is important that the volunteer:
  • Has good English skills.
  • Is a native speaker in either French, Spanish, German, Chinese or Japanese.
  • Can work independently.
  • Enjoys teaching.
  • Can take the lead among students of 16-19 years of age.

Enjoys living in a rural area or small town.

How to get there?
International Airport: Copenhagen
Domestic Airport:


2.900,00 EUR (6 MTS)

4.000,00 EUR (12 MTS)