The International School
  • Portland, OR, USA
  • $15-$16
  • Hourly
  • Full Time

Camp tuition discount, Portland Sick Leave

The International School is hiring for Summer Camp!

We are looking for enthusiastic and experienced Spanish Immersion Teacher Assistants to join our team. Our teachers and teacher assistants come from around the world and are passionate about making language learning fun through hands-on activities, songs, games, outdoor fun, and cultural connections. Learn more about our camp at

DATES 2021:

Teacher Assistants may work in one, two, or all three sessions.

  • Session 1: June 28 - July 9 (no camp July 5)
  • Session 2: July 12 - July 23
  • Session 3: July 26 - August 6

(All teachers assistants must participate in training in May and/or June. When feasible, all trainings will be held virtually)

HOURS: 7:30am-4:00pm, Monday-Friday

PAY RATE: $15-$16/hr, depending on experience

CAMP TUITION DISCOUNT: Camp staff receive a discount of up to 82% off of Summer Camp enrollment fees for eligible children

General Summary:

A full-time seasonal position reporting to the Summer Camp Director, the Teacher's Assistant works as a member of a classroom team consisting of the language immersion teacher, teacher's aide, and floating aide. The Teacher's Assistant is an integral part of the campers' day and the teacher's success. Duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to supervising campers in the classroom, on the playground, on field trips, and with specialist teachers; communicating with families and camp director; assisting with special events; and supporting the teacher by enforcing class rules, helping distribute materials, and assisting with teaching, when appropriate.

Full job description available at


  • Eligible to work in the USA
  • Demonstrate fluency in Spanish
  • At least 1 year experience working with children, preferably in a camp or school setting
  • Support the mission and vision of The International School (
  • Demonstrate enthusiasm, creativity, responsibility, and a passion for teaching young language learners


  1. Complete employment application (
  2. Include current resume
  3. (Optional) Submit copies of training certificate(s), college degree(s), etc.

COVID-19: All staff are expected to follow the Operational Blueprint of The International School as well as the Oregon Health Authority and Oregon Early Learning Division guidelines for keeping children, staff, and families safe and healthy during the COVID-19 pandemic.


Visit to view all open Summer Camp Positions. You may apply for more than one position when completing the online application. Simply select all positions for which you would like to be considered during the application process.

**Employment is contingent on successful completion of the Oregon Early Learning Division Office of Child Background Check**

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