About the local hosting organizationA comprehensive program of Active Participation that GREAT and UPGRIS agreed on. UPGRIS is one private University in Semarang mostly received students from sub-urban and rural areas of Central Java Province. Two of its missions are (1) to create excellent leaders and (2) to develop and spread science, technology, culture, and art global insights and local wisdom combined. Enrolled by more than 1000 new students annually, LMTV program in UPGRIS shall support those two missions by addressing issues of: 1. Sharing English to as many as students in UPGRIS as an international language in all aspects in life including Intercultural Learning, global knowledge, and as one of the tools in gaining global solidarity 2. Inspire UPGRIS students in doing more volunteering and social activities by joining as many as possible voluntary activities in the existing UPGRIS’ community service programs in the field of early age education, street children care, urban gardening, etc. 3. To initiate leadership attitude by being highly motivated, positive thinking, self-determined, open minded, and creative towards all activities offered and not yet offered (to be offered by volunteers to UPGRIS)
About the volunteer work1) When in UPGRIS - Assist English Classes with alternative subjects: Speaking, Cross Cultural Understanding, Global Knowledge, etc. - Create and manage the English conversation club out of classes by inviting UPGRIS students. The purposes of this activity are: (1) to spread the IVS (International Voluntary Service) spirit among the college students especially in the field of Social Inclusion and (2) to have more relax and informal English conversation activities with interested students. 2) When in Community Service program of UPGRIS/ Students Club of UPGRIS - Share ideas do activities with UPGRIS’ assisted villages and assisted communities - Organize activities planned together with UPGRIS and /or the Student Club.
Local accommodationDormitory or boarding house, shared room, shared bathroom and kitchen
About the project locationSemarang City, Central Java, Indonesia
RequirementsVolunteer must bear their own personal expense during the free day, leisure time, and visa matters.
Extra info about the projectHas a certificate of teaching English is more preferable, has higher education background, cheerful, patient, self confidence builder, comfortable to interact with disable people, high motivation and full of initiatives