International Internship Program -

International Internship Program

Southville International School and Colleges offers internship program for international students who wish to have their immersion experience in the Philippines.

Why Intership at Southville?

Safe and secure school environment

Southville International School and Colleges offers a complete set of Educational Programs and is situated at the heart of Las Piñas. The city is distinguished as one of Metro Manila’s fastest-growing communities. The school itself is inside a gated private residential neighborhood with coffee shops, restaurants and sports centers around.

International curriculum

Southville is known for its international standards including an accreditation given by Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC-USA). Further, the school is:

  • The first and only school in the Philippines that achieved straight Gold Accreditation from Investors in People (IIP-United Kingdom)
  • Internationally Accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (K-12) (W.A.S.C. – USA)
  • ISO 9001:2008 Certified
  • Covered by a Philippine Law (Republic Act 9493) recognizing the educational institution as a school with international character

Student-centered, innovative programs

Students are a top priority at Southville and are assigned mentors and supervisors to develop their strengths, and tap their potentials and interests. Interns are exposed to innovations in the various fields.

Competitive cost of living

Living in the Philippines is affordable and reasonable. There is a wide range of lifestyles that people may enjoy plus there is the welcoming nature of Filipinos.  During their free time, interns may visit museums, nature spots and other places of interest.

Southville provides:

Training Programs

  • Comprehensive in-house training programs through the Taylor Professional Development Center
  • Interns undergo the training sessions that may include core subject enhancements and educational innovations.

Class Observation and actual teaching experience

  • Substantive and challenging work experiences
  • Interns (Student teachers) observe classes handled by our Senior Teachers. They have opportunities to teach from preschool to high school. They are also taught how to design a lesson plan anchored on brain-based learning and understanding by design, and how to execute them.
  • Opportunity to observe professionals in action

Mentorship Program

  • A mentor is assigned to the interns to ensure alignment of goals and activities.
  • The on-going structured supervision by the mentor includes regular scheduled meetings for performance feedback.
  • Opportunities for interns to ask questions, and time to review progress on  learning goals


Sarah Sorsater

Intern from Malmo University, Sweden

“This experience is something I will always take with me and it has taught me a lot when it comes to my future profession as a teacher. To get different perspectives on education and teaching strategies is very valuable and something I believe has been a progression for me in my education.”

Mikaela Ohlsson

Intern from Malmo University, Sweden

“It’s been a great experience to see another school climate. You learn so much doing so. Southville has a lot to offer –
A big school that stretches throughout all ages!”