Teaching English at the Beach

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founded in 2015
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Highlights

Help to realize a dream
You can change the reality of our people
Have experience with children
the children's smile never forgets
Visit Salaverry Beach
With our NGO, you will be able to teach either English or German to children and teens that don't learn foreign languages with their schools at the beach. This volunteer program is especially suitable for:
Age 18+
Singles
Couples
Families
Groups

Why is this program important ?

Education is important for everyone. We are an organisation that helps with educational programes our community.

 To learn english,  in Peru  is an important tool to acess the world and provide possibilites for better jobs. 

It is one of the most important means of empowering our community with knowledge, skills and self-confidence necessary to participate fully in the development process of our world.

What is the program is about ?

We offer our community located at the beach free education to enable them to have a better future.

We teach basic English ,kids and teens from 4 to 17  years old.

Teaching English in a foreign country can give you more experience than you can imagine and not only in theaching but also in communication, exchange and initiative. This opportunity can provide invaluable work experience exchanging with people and children which will help prepare you for any future experience in life and work.

For those studying linguistics or teaching, this would be a great opportunity to use what you have been taught in college or fulfill that elective internship.

What is the role of the volunteer ?

The volunteer will be responsible for the lessons in english or german basic.

Schedule work is Flexible (5 days), 3 or 4 hours per day .

Classes take place directly in the schools or in a classroom provided by the municipality.

The volunteers are allowed to contribute in class with creative ideas, games, dynamics, etc. as long as they are related to the topics they are working on within the curriculum.

For the realization of the Basic English, German and French classes, the volunteers will take as reference the English books, PDFS ,videos, etc .

With whom the volunteer will be working with ?

The volunteers will be accompanied by the assistant project and also a experienced volunteer during the classes. The class lasts around 30 to 45 minutes.

There will be always a assistant  supporting the volunteer and aswer any question or supply help with any issue.

What do we expect from the volunteer ?

No teaching backgrounds are required. You will need open and creative, and able to use computer. You will also need to be independant and able to take charge. It is not required to speak spanish but recommend the basic level. We are waiting from you to be enthusiast, creative, patient and mature.

You won´t have to bring any special equipment.

What can you expect from us ?

We will explain how you have to be  to the children (behaviour).

The Basic English, German or French classes follow a pattern which will be introduced to the volunteer. 

The assistant will acompany you each day, helping you in your work and in every day life. We will provide you advices about the area and places to visit during your free time.

If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact us...

Typical day

Each day starts different depending on the tasks. Sometimes you need to wake up  ( 8 o'clock) and sometimes you can sleep until noon. At the morning normally there are classes for kindergarden (children from 4 to 5 years) or at the school (7 to 15 years) which are very cute and so interested in learning.

 - Monday ,wednesday and Friday  the voluneer will teach basic English  to children in a Kindergarden

- Tuesday and Thursday the volunteer will help as an assistant to an English teacher, to help in the pronunciation of the class of the day.

 From the volunteer house to the school and kindergarten is 20 minutes by bus.

 The first days of your volunteering you will go with the assistant or with an old volunteer after you will go alone to the projects to do your volunteering.

As they do not have free acess too lenguages they absorb everything and are so thankful. Not only they learn from you but you also learn of them! It is so much fun to teach them!... 

  

ADDITIONALLY IF YOU WANT YOU CAN HELP IN THE CLEANING OR CONSTRUCTION OF A MINI ZOO KENNEL ONCE A WEEK.

If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact us...

Free-time activities

The Volunteer house is at the beach "salaverry", situated at the district. Just ask what you are looking for and you will be lead. For example: Surfing, Sandbording, Football, Jogging, travel, hiking, climbing .

Salaverry is 35 minutes from Trujillo, the capital city with many activities you can do


Water Sports
Swimming
Sightseeing
Diving/
Snorkling
Climbing
Hiking
Sports

Program Requirements

In order to join the program you need to be at least 18 years old on the program start date. There might be exemptions if you can provide the permission of your legal guardian(s) or if your are accompanied by your parents.
Language Skills
You need to speak English (intermediate level) or Spanish (basic level)
Education Requirements
Lenguages, basic level at High School level
Nationality Restrictions
No restrictions. Helping hands from all over the world are welcome.
Other Skills
You just need to talk your mothertongue or have a good level at a foreign lenguage (English or German) and be open minded with situations and people. A common openess for the latinamerican world is necessary.
Time Commitment
Your helping hand will be required on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 09:00 - 18:00

Included Services

Services by Muchik Org.

The fee and you will pay is for : rent and maintenance of the voluntary house, rent of electric appliances and things that we use, electricity, water and internet (wifi), Hot water , taxes of Ngo , payment for the services of the accountant , coordinator and another people, and food including breakfast, lunch and dinner from Monday until friday.

Accommodation

The volunteer house is located at the beach near the projects ,each bedroom for 4  volunteer, The volunteer House has lockers for saving importants things.

The cheff, a very kind woman will work at the restaurant . Breakfast is at the house but has to be served by youself but you won't miss anything! There are hot showers and usual toilets. 

The laundry service is in Trujillo so you have to go there to wash your clothes or you can wash your own clothes by hand in the volunteer house  from Salaverry because there is a lavatory to wash clothes by hand.


The village of Salaverry there is a hospital, there are pharmacies, there is a market that opens from 6 am to 2 pm from Monday to Sunday.

Guesthouse
Food & Beverages

we do not prepare food for vegetarians... Breakfast selfserved  so the volunteer to prepare his style or as they likes.

Lunch and dinner cooked by the cheff  from monday until friday

IMPORTANT  : The 3 meals are basic, normal and local dishes if you dont want to eat our meals you can prepare by yourself your meals.

It does not include food on weekends because the volunteers travel to other nearby cities and also because they do not work that day.

The kitchen is equipped with salt, pepper, sugar, oil, tea, coffee (barley) , chocolate powder, Jam , butter, eggs or mortadella (occasionally, depending on availability of the house).

Internet Access
Good access at the project site
What's NOT included?
Visa, flights, travel insurance or vaccinations are NOT included in the program fees. An airport pickup isn't included within the program fees either.
Flight Tickets
The nearest airport is Trujillo Airport (TRU) in Trujillo. We assist you to find cheap flights to Peru.
Travel Insurance
Going abroad is an adventure and it is always best to be prepared. Sudden illness or injury, cancellation or theft - a travel insurance for Peru provides security and is a plus to have.
Vaccines
If you are intending to volunteer in Peru you should seek medical advice before starting your social journey. Check your required vaccinations for Peru.

Dates & Fees

NO CREDIT CARD FEES

Details on arrival

There are always volunteers needed and they can join throughout the year. 


Availability
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Duration
4 - 24 weeks

Program fees

Costs: Prices in USD
4 weeks (min. stay)
$ 370
5 weeks
$ 463
6 weeks
$ 555
7 weeks
$ 648
9 weeks
$ 833
11 weeks
$ 1,018
24 weeks (max. stay)
$ 2,220
Average fees
$ 93 /week

Please note that the above shown program fees are estimated and subject to exchange rate fluctuations. Muchik Org. will let you know about the final price during your application process.
Deposit (15%)
The deposit is simply to reserve your volunteer placement. Payments are handled by PayPal, our trusted global payment provider. If you don't have a PayPal account, you can also pay using a credit card.
Final Payment (85%)
Your final payment will be agreed with Muchik Org. during the application process. Common solutions are either via bank transfer or cash at arrival at the project site.

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