Summer Camp Volunteer
- Volunteer Opportunity posted by The Dominican Republic Education And Mentoring (DREAM) Project
Full time (30+ hrs/wk)
Short-Term (few weeks/months)
Plaza Novus Mare
The DREAM Guzman Ariza Summer Camp is currently looking for volunteers for its 5-week program running from July 1 to August 3, 2018.
The DREAM Guzman Ariza Summer School and Camp is a 5-week educational program in Cabarete for children born into poverty ages 8-14 in critical need of academic help. The camp provides opportunities for children to learn about their environment, culture and peers through experiential learning and educational excursions. Camp volunteers can work as counselors or instructors and experienced, certified teachers work as professional development coaches for local Dominican teaching staff. Learn more at: http://dominicandream.org/volunteer/summercamp
Cost: $1,950 per volunteer covers training, housing, 3 meals a day (Monday through Friday), field trips, drinking water, airport transfers, oversight and program costs. The fee is waived for certified teachers with 3+ years of teaching experience.
REQUIREMENTS Intermediate-advanced Spanish language skills are required. The level of proficiency will be used to determine available placements. Must be 18 at the start of the program. Must have experience teaching or working with children.
- Training Provided
- Housing Available
- Language/Cultural Support Available
- International Volunteers
How To Apply
Apply online at http://www.dominicandream.org/summer-volunteer-application by April 30th, 2018.