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The Spanish language Spanish is one of the three most widely spoken languages in the world. It is spoken by more than 450 million people and the number of its speakers is growing rapidly. It is the official language of 22 countries and is spoken in Africa, Latin America, the Philippines and Spain,. In addition, Spanish is the first language of more than 30 million people in the United States. Is one of the official languages of the United Nations and the European Union. The 19 Latin American countries where Spanish is spoken are: Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Domenican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Peru, Paraguay, Puerto Rico, Venezuela and Uruguay.

Why learn Spanish?

  • Spanish is a world language with a strong cultural background in the arts, architecture and science and with indigenous ancestors who left a very rich cultural heritage.
  • A knowledge of Spanish will provide an entry into the rich, diverse and fascinating world of Hispanic history and culture.
  • Spanish is significant language of international trade and is increasingly important in Asia and the Pacific.
  • Spanish has become a vital regional language. Many Latin American countries are becoming members of Asia-Pacific economic organisations. In recent years close economic and cultural links between Australia and Latin America have been developed.
  • It will enable the student to learn about the extraordinary Spanish language literature and culture.
  • The international contribution of the Latin American writers over the last thirty years and the influence of cinema, music, film art and gastronomy in the world. The Nobel Prize Literature has been awarded five times to Spanish-speaking writer in the last 20 years.
  • Among European languages, only English has more speakers than Spanish.
  • Spanish language skills can open doors to a wide range of employment opportunities in the area of education, social welfare, hospitality, translating, interpreting, retail, tourism, journalism and business.

Spanish speaking world and Australia

  • Spanish is an important community language in Australia, with more than 100,000 Spanish-speaking migrants living here.
  • Spanish is an eminently suitable language to be taught at all levels in the schools in Australia.
  • In recent years Spanish is increasingly important in Asia and the Pacific.
  • An increasing number of Latin American countries are becoming members of the Asia-Pacific economic organizations.
  • Closer economic and cultural links are already being established between Australia and Latin America. In the age of the New Pacific, Spanish will become an even more vital regional language.
  • Some of Australia's largest corporations have invested in Spain as their entry point into Europe.
  • The Senate Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Relations between Australia and the Republics of Latin America has stressed the importance to Australia of strengthening these links.

Spanish language in Victoria

  • There is a strong sense in the Victorian Spanish-speaking communities of the vitality of the language, and the wish of maintaining their culture through numerous cultural, sporting and political activities.
  • In Victoria they are three universities which promote the teaching and learning of Spanish.
  • The Spanish language web-page of the LOTElinx initiative gives parents, students and teachers a window on the Spanish speaking world and a link to information related to the teaching and learning of Spanish and the chance to access many resources.

Como crear una hoja de vida

Las siguientes listas de páginas web ofrecen la facilidad de formar parte de una lista de hojas de vida en el Internet. Ofrecen también ayuda y dan información de cómo escribir una hoja de vida.

En español


En ingles

Dónde encontrar trabajo

Las siguientes listas contienen una serie de páginas web en el mundo hispanohablante y en Australia. Si quiere encontrar algo relacionado con el español entre la palabra "Spanish" en los espacios del buscador.

En español

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  • Recruitment online is the employment search link from the Victorian Department of Education and Training 
  • http://www.careerjet.com.au Careerjet is an employment search engine for Australia. It allows you to search a growing selection of jobs listed on company sites as well as jobsites in one go saving you the trouble of having to go to each site individually.
  • seek
  • mycareer
  • jobnet 
  • careerjet
  • zdnet