Applications are now open for the Endeavour Language Teacher Fellowships (ELTF) 2013 and the following information may be of interest you and your networks at the Korean Studies Asso. Of Australasia.
Trainee and Practising Teachers Applications:
The Endeavour Language Teacher Fellowships (ELTF) are an opportunity for both practising language teachers or trainee (pre-service) language teachers to improve their language skills and experience the culture they love and will teach through a short-term study program.
Successful applicants will be spend 3 weeks in January 2013 in language training and taking part in cultural activities; visiting attractions, meeting local people and experiencing language immersion in everyday life.
The Program provides return airfares, accommodation, tuition, some meals, field trips and cultural activities and study programs are available in 2013 in UAE (Arabic), China, Korea, Indonesia, Germany, France, Greece, Italy, Spain and Japan. Please note that trainee teachers can only apply for the study programs in UAE (Arabic), China, Korea, Indonesia and Japan.
Those interested in experiencing the culture of the language they teach, or will teach, can apply online at www.eltf.austraining.com.au. Applications close on June 25, 2012 and full eligibility requirements and further details can also be found at www.eltf.austraining.com.au
Group Leader Applications:
Do you have a high level of proficiency in a language of one of the ELTF study tours, and good communication and leadership skills? Then you can apply to become an ELTF Group Leader.
At least one Group Leader will be appointed to each study program and will be responsible for ensuring Awardees gain the most from their experience. The roles and responsibilities encompass pre-departure, in country and post-program tasks to add value to the study program experience.
Applications for Group Leader positions close on 14 June 2012. For more information about applying to become a Group Leader download the relevant information pack from www.eltf.austraining.com.au
The Endeavour Language Teacher Fellowship Program is funded by the Australian Government Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations. Austraining International manages the program, working in partnership with the University of Adelaide’s Centre for Professional and Continuing Education who deliver and manage in country study programs across the world.
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