Internship: Music, Arts & Crafts Teaching

Location: India

Duration: 1-12 months

Dates: all year

Open to: everyone from all around the world, music and art lovers, teachers, graduates and undergraduates from all around the world.

Apply here: fill Application form + send CV to hello@abroadship.org

Cost: Music, Arts & Crafts Teaching internship has following fees

  • 1 month: £440 / €500 / $570
  • 2 months: £490 / €550 / $630
  • 3 months: £530 / €600 / $680
  • 4 months: £580 / €650 / $740
  • 8 months: £750 / €850 / $970
  • 12 month: £930 / €1050 / $1200

What is included in the fee:

  • Airport pick up on arrival and drop-off on departure
  • Accommodation
  • Food
  • Internship experience (arranging teaching schedule, logistics, programme supervision and support)
  • Infopack with detailed information about local infrastructure
  • 24/7 local support (money exchange, medical care, help for applying an internet connection, mobile phone connection, newspaper, magazines)
  • Online (Facebook, Whatsapp, Skype, Phone) support from London, UK
  • Two day orientation and accommodation near the beach to relax and rejuvenate from the 1st day of arrival.
  • Support with visa and other documentation (preparation of legal documents for registration in foreigner’s registration office)
  • Advice and support from lawyers to sort out all legal issues and doubts.
  • Access to Abroadship’er alumni group
  • Certificate of successful completion

What is not included in the fee:

  • Flight tickets to and back from India
  • Visa costs
  • Vaccination
  • Travel insurance (mandatory)
  • Additional food
  • Pocket money
  • Local transport
  • Excursions

Funding / Sponsorship:

  • Given you have the defined qualifications, you will be paid a monthly wage (internship stipend) of Rs 10 000 per month (approximately £110 / €125 / $140 per month), which is an average Indian teacher salary.
  • Funding is available only for duration of 4 months or longer
  • Even if you are paid a monthly wage, you still have to pay fee (check above), visa, flight and other extra costs.
  • Given you qualify for the stipend, your exemplary payment (-) or earnings (+) are:
    • £110 x 4 months stipend – £580 for 4 months =  (-) £140 over 4 months
    • £110 x 8 months stipend – £750 for 8  months = (+) £130 over 8 months
    • £110 x 12 months stipend – £930 for 12 months = (+) £390 over 12 months
  • Qualified intern should fit into one of the categories:
    • You have graduation diploma (bachelor or master) in Music/Arts/Crafts + have 1 year experience in teaching minimum 10 persons
    • You are artist, painter, who has minimum 5 years experience working in a field + have 1 year experience in teaching arts min 10 persons

Application process:

  • Fill the Application form and send CV to hello@abroadship.org
  • Find out in 5 days if you are selected
  • Introduce and present yourself via Skype talk
  • Pay the fees (defined above)
  • Sign the placement agreement and send ID document
  • Fill documents and pay a fee for VISA (more info here, fee ranges based on the country, duration of stay and type of visa)
  • Purchase tickets (search for tickets here, defining your departure place and day. One way ticket prices to reach India start from £250 / €300 / $350)
  • Read the infopack and prepare for the adventure of your life!

Questions and inquiries: Contact Here

Music, Arts & Crafts Teaching Internship in India

Excellent opportunity to practice and teach children in Indian schools music (Violin, Guitar, Piano, Saxophone, Flute, Drum, Xylaphone, Organ, Accordion , Harmonica, etc.) and crafts (Painting, Drawing, Pottery, Clay modelling, Paper crafts, Glass craft, Jewellery, Wood craft, etc.).

Music and craft internships allow you to gain real-world experience in Indian host schools and learn the unique and diverse art culture of India

Location of internship in India depends on the vacancy of the application and agreement between participant and organizers: Kerala, Tamilnadu, Maharastra, Punjab, Haryana, Assam, Chattisgarh, etc.

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