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Special Needs / Childcare, Guatemala - Intern Abroad HQ

Minimum Duration: 2 weeksLanguage Requirement: Basic SpanishThis internship program is suited for participants with a passion for helping others to overcome diversity and disability. Patience, flexibility, and openness are essential. While the nature of this work can be challenging, it may also be deeply rewarding and provide insight into careers related to caring, disability support, therapy and social work.Our internship programs include a guided reflection course, which combines personal development with professional competency building. Interns receive weekly reflection modules to complete during their program - each introduces a new topic, presents learning objectives, and provides specific prompts to inspire the reflective journaling process.Internships in Guatemala are available from the first and third Monday of each month. Placements are based in and around Santa Lucia Milpas Altas, just 15 minutes from Antigua. The locations are optimal for combining tourism activities and cultural excursions with a valuable and immersive internship experience.


  • Education
  • Reading and Literacy Education
  • Student Trips (non-credit)
  • Counseling
  • Social Work
  • Nursing
  • Nutrition
  • Physical Therapy
  • Pre-Med
  • Psychology
  • School Psychology
  • Public Health
  • Spanish
  • Internship Programs

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