Volunteer opportunity posted by: Alliance Nepal
Posted on: February 14, 2013
Join our volunteer teaching program and teach English to the friendly children of rural in Nepal. As a volunteer teacher you will have the opportunity to teach in orphanages, primary schools & secondary schools, as well as teaching children with special needs.
Whether you are on a gap year, presently studying, a mature volunteer or looking for an alternative holiday you can make a real difference as a volunteer Teaching English in Nepal. Our teaching volunteers get opportunity to work in different environments such as primary schools and secondary schools.
For qualified or student teachers Alliance Nepal organises an unforgettable volunteer travel break in Nepal; a four week placement which combines teaching and travel.
By becoming a volunteer teacher you will give rural Nepali children the opportunity to learn English with a native speaker. A competence in English opens so many more doors later in life.
Do something amazing and volunteer to teach helping nepali children prepare for a better future.
Teaching English as a volunteer will give you the opportunity to teach students who are eager to learn and improve their abilities in English. The students will also benefit from cultural exchange and different teaching techniques. You will be placed in either a public (government) or private school, depending on the area you wish to work. Your main role will be to teach English, however you may have the opportunity to assist in other school activities such as sports and extra curricular projects.
Generally as a volunteer you will be teaching for 2 to 3 hours per day, 6 days a week, to students aged between 6 and 13 years old. There will be a teacher at the school to assist you with teaching methods, offer advice on dealing with communication barriers and provide you with suitable curriculum for the classroom.
As a volunteer English teacher you do not need to be native in English but you do need to have good knowledge of the language.
Volunteers will primarily work as English instructors either the schools of Village. Depending upon the need, volunteers may be asked to assist in other school extra curricular activities like sports.
As a unique facet of this placement, the volunteer will have a rare and unique opportunity to witness and participate in their cultural.
- Speaking, listening, writing
- Simple vocabulary, simple sentences like greetings, colors, the Alphabet, numbers, time directions
- Very basic grammar
• Teach English (2-3 hours a day) in the school
• Organizing games, drawing, singing, dancing, and other creative education and extra curricular activities
• Taking kids on educational tours
• Helping kids to do homework, monitor academic progress,
• Other helps on administration
• Help in other activities or programs designed for school children (If any)