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How to apply


Click here for General Information About the Global Teachers Programme 2013.


Key dates:

To take part in this programme you must be available to attend all events before and after the placement and be available for the complete length of the five-week placement.

Closing date for initial application:

1st March 2013

Short-listed candidates informed:

8th March 2013

Candidates attend selection day:

March 2013                  (Dún Laoghaire, Co. Dublin)

Successful applicants notified:

15th March 2012

1st pre-placement weekend:

April 2013                     (Dublin)

2nd pre-placement weekend:

June 2013                     (Dublin)

Placement in Africa:

 July – August 2013 

Post-placement weekend:

September 2013          (Dublin)

Final reunion weekend:

June 2014                      (date and venue TBC)



There is a fee of €2,000 (or Sterling equivalent) for participation in the programme. A deposit of €500 is payable by March 2013 to secure your place on the programme and the balance of €1,500 is payable by end April 2013.



To apply to become a Global Teacher, please fill in and retun this Application Form


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