Language Instructor


Learning a language is not just about grammar and vocabulary, but also about stretching your mind throughout authentic experiences. MisiĆ³n Gaia offers a variety of linguistic immersion classes with a dynamic methodology. We are currently looking for a Spanish and English teacher to help us involve tourists (and anyone who is interested in joining us) with the local community.


The Language Instructor will be in charge of creating a lesson plan in Spanish and/or English and teaching in a close, professional and fun way, showing tourists the real lifestyle of Minca and promoting local culture.


  • Program a lesson plan depending on the type of class (i.e. getting around, part-time intensive, intensive) and the level
  • Procurement and creation of material, activities and lesson plans
  • Innovative lessons: practical and experiencial activities around nature and daily life
  • Adjust the class to the student (i.e. interests, expectations, level, educational disorder, etc.)
  • Organize the space and material to make the class comfortable
  • Make sure students are having a great time meanwhile learning


  • Experience in teaching languages
  • Experience in experiencial teaching
  • Cultural knowledge of Colombia and its population and traditions
  • Advanced social skills
  • Creative and innovative
  • Proactive
  • Flexible and capable of working with a lack of resources
  • Assertive
  • Advanced in Spanish and English
  • Interest in working for a socio-environmental organization in a rural area

Access the application here!