Volunteer opportunity posted by: CADIP - Canadian Alliance for Development Initiatives and Projects
Posted on: January 17, 2013
Volunteer project: Within this program, international volunteers will support a Special needs School located in the south of Quito. This school for mentally challenged children offers programs to prepare them for their future and how to become independent individuals. Volunteers interested in this school, will need to stay a minimum of eight (8) weeks, in order to follow up with the children's progress.
The volunteer work consists in assisting the teachers in taking care of the children, playing and teaching them new games. The volunteers will also help the children during lunch time, helping them to learn how to eat by themselves. Volunteers will work from Monday to Friday, afternoons are free and weekends off.
Language: English / Spanish
Duration of the project: The program is running all year except vacations from August 15 to August 31 and December 15 to December 31. Minimum time for volunteering is 8 weeks, with the possibility to extend it up to 6 months.
Location: Quito, Ecuador
Please, find the full description of this project at: http://www.cadip.org/volunteering-in-ecuador.htm
To learn more about the international volunteer workcamps: www.cadip.org/workcamp.htm
To apply, please go to www.cadip.org If you have any questions or inquiries, please contact us at 646-582-9000 or 416-943-4900