Teaching camp for under-privileged students - Ho Chi Minh
Description: For many under-privileged students in Vietnam, the chance to improve a foreign language, especially with a native teacher from that language is really difficult.
The aim of the project is to help under-privileged students & children in Ho Chi Minh city a chance to improve foreigner language speaking & listening skill and to develop their communication skill on that language. There are 6 languages offered on the project: English, French, German, Japanese, Chinese & Korean. All courses are free.
The local students after joining that project will have more opportunity to find a better job, while children improving their foreign language background. The participants through this project will also have chance to exchange culture with local student/children.
Type of Work: Volunteer will have responsibility for a class. Depending on the skill and experience, volunteer will be assigned on a class with a level from beginning/basic to advance. At all class, volunteer is always working together with a local assistant who know both languages. A lesson lasts for 2 hours. Volunteer will be scheduled to teach from Monday to Sunday (with 2 days off during the week), with a total about 15-20 hours per week, excluded planning time at home.
Study Theme: Free education project for under-privileged children
Accommodation: Volunteers will stay in a dorm, sharing rooms with other volunteers. Maximum of 7 - 9 people per room, in 9 bunk beds. The house has Toilets & hot showers, and ceiling fans. The house has TV, free WIFI,fridges,and cooking facilities.
Language: English, French, German, Japanese, Chinese & Korean are accepted for teaching. Country language is Vietnamese
Requirements: Volunteers must be 18 years old minimum. Volunteers must show eagerness, creativity and enthusiastic. Related to this, volunteers need to show creativity and initiative when planning and taking classes. Most importantly, volunteers need to have confidence in the classroom and time management skills to ensure an effective lesson.
Approximate Location: Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Notes: Insurance : VPV does not provide any kind of insurance. It is volunteers’ responsibility to buy insurance that covers the whole period of his/her stay in Vietnam.
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