Victoria Falls, Early Childhood Education
- Accommodation and food: 60.00 Euro
- Transportation: 15.00 Euro
- Activities: 105.00 Euro
- Hosting organisation support: 40 Euro
Description: This project focuses on supporting Kindergarten education for children at a local rural school in Victoria Falls. Early Childhood Education is key to the promotion of cognitive, physical and social development of children in the first 1000 days of their lives. This project’s aim is to promote access to ECD services to children and promoting the education of ECD children through play.
Type of Work: Volunteers in this project are engaged on a day to day basis with children in ECD as Teacher Assistants. They provide a conducive platform for children to access educational services and promoting play as the pivot of education for children in this grade. Children in this grade are between the ages of 3 to 6 years of age. Volunteers have an opportunity to be innovative and initiate educational games for children as well as facilitating coloring and paintings. It is a project for those volunteers who wish to be immersed in visionary art work, painting and play (indoor or outdoor).
Accommodation: Volunteers will be accommodated at the volunteer guest house which is located approximately 4kms from the city centre. Internet facilities are provided free of charge for volunteers 24hrs a day. However, it should be noted that this may be regulated or restricted in some instances depending on the daily usage but would generally be available all the time. Running water and water system toilets are available.
Requirements: Desire to work hard as well as being comfortable to work with people with from different backgrounds.
Approximate Location: Victoria Falls: Matebeleland North Province