Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

1a. Avenida #25A, Colonia La AsunciĆ³n Zona 3Jocotenango, GT
Volunteers with Kindergarten!
Some of our volunteers on their last day with the kindergartners. The goodbye is the hardest part!

About

As teaching assistants, volunteers will be responsible for a variety of tasks in the classroom such as:

-. helping individual students on a one-to-one basis

- Helping students complete group tasks

- designing and creating educational materials

- helping keep children on task

-Lunchtime supervision

-Assisting children with brushing their teeth

Requirements: A flexible approach to work; the ability to work as part of a team but also on your own initiative; positive outlook; enjoy working with children and have an appreciation of the pressures and demands within the academic work environment.

Level of Spanish: None necessary as a prerequisite for the English classrooms, but a working knowledge is a huge advantage. For the Spanish class rooms intermediate Spanish is requiered.

Benefits:

  • Continued support from the Volunteer Coordinator throughout the duration of the position

  • Assistance in organizing a homestay and transportation from the airport

  • The opportunity to work in an international, multi-cultural environment

  • The opportunity to collaborate in the development of an organization working for the benefit of Guatemalan children

  • Letters of Recommendation


Minimum Commitment: 1 week minimum

Hours: 7:45 - 2:30pm

Volunteer Fee: All international volunteers are asked for a one-time donation of $75 to cover the administrative costs of running the volunteer program.

Skills

  • Child Development
  • Child Care
  • English
  • Spanish
  • Youth Services

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
  • 1 Week

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