About the local hosting organizationIYCE Nepal
About the volunteer workBashundhara Community English School is a Community school that offers schooling from class nursery to five. The community has been providing financial support to pay for the teachers and other infrastructures which will be needed for the school. This school has 80 students with 6 staffs. The aim of the program is to provide English language and speaking environment for children, youth and develop their English communicative skills. Main Activities Teaching: As a volunteer in this project, you will be teaching an English course book as prescribed by the school in coordination with local English teacher. Volunteer tasks Teach English Extracurricular activities: Volunteers will organize various extra-curricular learning activities for example, health and civic education, games, drawing, painting, sports activities, quiz contest, awareness raising activities in the community through students, debate, music class etc. Other Activities Play educational games with the kids. Develop manualities according to the students needs prioritizing listening and speaking classes. Go for hiking, educational tours, participate in case studies and other activities which provide a real learning experience for the volunteer. Be a role model for the children - no smoking and drinking allowed in front of students. Run informal classes for kids when the school is closed. Note: Outdoor extra activities must be funded by volunteers.
Local accommodationVolunteers will stay with the host family, sharing rooms with volunteers of other nationalities joining the same program. Lunch & dinner are provided at the host family. Food is local style, cooked by a Nepalese family. The main types of food will be rice, lentil soup and vegetables but once a week host family will provide you meat in your lunch or dinner. For vegetarians the choice is usually limited to rice, vegetables, lentil soup and pickle.
About the project locationBashundhara Community English School is located in a local Nepalese community in Chitwan District.
Extra info about the projectParticipation : 2 semaines à 16 semaines. Frais supplémentaires : 350 € pour 4 semaines, 50 € pour chaque semaine additionnelle. Le projet est ouvert toute l'année, la date d'arrivée est libre.