Cause Areas

When

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

Where

1a. Avenida #25A, Colonia La AsunciĆ³n Zona 3Jocotenango, GT

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

Report this opportunity

Report this opportunity

Engage your employees, consumers, or students! VolunteerMatch provides the tools that make community involvement easy.