Bulgarian Teacher Wanted

Job description – volunteering job

We are looking for a Bulgarian language teacher for 3 international volunteers (from France, Georgia and Bosnia and Herzegovina) who are living in Plovdiv for one year. Our international volunteers are taking part in the daily operation of Smokinya Foundation and they do local youth work, therefore a basic Bulgarian knowledge is useful for them to connect to local youth.


This is an opportunity for You to:

  • Practice teaching
  • Learn about other cultures
  • Share about your culture and your language 
  • Gain work experience 
  • Get a recommendation letter for future jobs


Apply, if:

  • You are living in Plovdiv
  • You speak both Bulgarian and English
  • You can dedicate 2 hours/week for teaching (work hours are flexible, there will be 3 students in the class)
  • You like to be surrounded by international young people
  • You are interested by non-formal educational methods that the Foundation works with and 
  • if you are interested in international learning opportunities for yourself


We offer

  • Monthly or weekly mentoring if needed
  • Materials for teaching (book, workbook, vocabulary sheets, printing, copy machine) 
  • Financial support for any additional materials 
  • A priority to participate in international learning opportunities
  • A letter of recommendation for future jobs that you apply for
  • Valuable teaching experience
  • An international inspiring work environment


If you are interested, fill in our short application for latest until the 3rd February 2021 

Should you have a question, contact us: info@smokinya.com.

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Bulgarian Teacher Wanted