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Volunteering in Peru: teaching English to children in the Peruvian Andes

Posted by Sharing dreams Project

Location Peru, South America
Voluntary

Job Description

Sharing Dreams is a local non-profit organisation that works directly with the most vulnerable habitants of the Peruvian Andes, and that runs various volunteer projects, focusing above all on improving the well-being of women and children.

Our organization was founded in 2009, and since then, we are developing social projects directly in those Andean populations subject to social, economic and cultural exclusion. It is precisely in those areas where they are living the most people, descendants of the ancient Inca state, with the greatest problems of economic development here in Peru English Program our English program for children, is developed in those marginalized communities in the central Andes of Peru, giving these children the opportunity to acquire basic English skills that can help them for their future education and increase their employability.

The English language is spoken quite important global language, one of our goals is teaching this language to all persons, especially children, as a means of overcoming and education, because they lack the financial resources needed for learning English. This program will give the opportunity to many children from populations living in extreme poverty and do not have the opportunity to study in a private school to improve their education and improve their chances of understanding the world and get better jobs. it is a way to teach and learn from each other, between volunteers and native people of Peru, volunteers developed from basic materials of pronunciation, prayers, colors, communication, verbs, and other important matters. Also, it is a way to improve the level of Spanish that the volunteer has, due to the continuous interaction of languages, all this developed in a straightforward, entertaining and fun way no prior experience to participate in this program is needed, nor command of Spanish or No teacher training is required only to have a great desire to help and improve the quality of life and education of people in need of help. 

CONTRIBUTION:

Our organization needs an economic contribution, this helps us to keep our work and projects alive, we work with our own projects and resources and invest the money directly obtained in the purchase of materials, rentals, construction, pay for various services, tickets and Visit to towns and families etc. We do not work with third-party infrastructure, it's a real investment. That is why we can not offer "everything for free", which would be fictitious .

A serious and real organization has many expenses, and we are happy to really invest this contribution.

Amount of contribution:

290 dollars for one month

** discounts from the second month, exemption of the contribution for people who want a greater commitment of collaboration (coordinators, partners, former volunteers or friends)

** The organization offers as retribution:

-Accommodation in a spacious and comfortable room

- spacious, comfortable and equipped house, unlimited wifi

Basic work materials

- continuous advice by a team with real motivation and experience in the social field

- exchange courses without / very low cost in: meals, pastry, cocktails and others.

-Excursions group to interesting places at the weekends.

-information of interesting places and trips in Peru

- learn and improve your level of Spanish in a practical and direct

-absibility to be an integral part of our organization (including legally speaking)

- information about Andean-Inca history, culture and folklore, theoretical and completely experiential.

- (optional) to experience the Andean energies and rituals of the first hand (munay-ki, tantra, yoga and Andean reiki, cosmovision Inca, medicinal plants, Andean holistic and others)

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