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Providing early learning and care for toddlers in community day care centers in Quito from 2 to 12 months.
The community childcare centers provide a warm and loving atmosphere for children between the ages of six months to three years, and support their physical, emotional, social and intellectual growth. The program is run by community care assistants from 8 am to 4 pm Monday through Friday.
The volunteers will assist in the daily work of the centers, providing educational and recreational activities for the children, and helping in the nutrition program with food preparation and storage. The volunteers will also assist in the maintenance and cleaning of the center, lounges, dining room, bathrooms, parks, etc. The international volunteers are expected to enrich the program with new multicultural experiences for children, parents and community assistants, as well as new knowledge about gastronomy and nutrition. Volunteers are encouraged to draw on their own childhood experiences to come up with ideas for fun and play activities for the children.
Special requirements: Basic knowledge of Spanish is required.
Duration of the project: Volunteers are needed throughout the year. Minimum stay is 8 weeks, up to 12 months.