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TEFL in Maragwa, Kenya
Date posted:2008-05-25 | Writer: Watoto Wa Baraka International | Email: email@example.com
We are looking for volunteers to work in a local school teaching English to children of various ages. Volunteers with teaching experience/training will be able to work with minimal supervision however there will be on-hand support at all times. The schools are located in small rural villages where people speak native languages such as Maasai, Chaaga and Swahili however lessons are taught in English. Text books and a teacher’s manual can be available but resources are limited and volunteers should expect to assist in developing teaching plans and be creative with the resources available.
REQUIRED SKILLS: Teaching qualification (including TEFL/ TESOL) would be an advantage, together with fluent English skills, patience, good with children, self-motivated, creative and willingness to learn.
LOCATION OF THE PROGRAM
The program is located at Maragwa approximately 70 kilometers north of Nairobi – central Kenya however volunteers will be able to visit other projects in other parts of Kenya.
DURATION OF THE PROGRAM
The duration depends on the volunteer’s availability and travel arrangements. We recommend that volunteers stay 3 months to fully experience Kenyan life and to have an impact upon the community however volunteers are welcome for any period. For volunteers wanting to travel, we are able to assist with providing information.
US$90 per week payable prior or at the start of the placement.
FOOD AND ACCOMMODATION
Food & accommodation are provided as part of the program.
AIR TICKET AND TRAVEL COSTS
Volunteers are required to purchase their own airline tickets. A representative of the program will meet you at the airport upon arrival.
services such as internet, telephone, countryside travels, gift items, amenities etc are available at a small fee.
For volunteer application, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Hope to hear from you soon.