Environmental Education Assistant in Schools

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fondée en 2010
Caminho Marinho
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To know Brazilian culture, music, dance and customs closely.
Discover the natural beauty of the region, and its marine animals - sea turtles, dolphins, sea lions
Participate in an initiative that uses art, music and dance to promote environmental education
Share the friendship between volunteers from different countries, as well as the various local volunteers (undergraduates and professionals)
Know different techniques for a greener house, which we apply in our base
Promote environmental education and conservation awareness through arts education, music and physical education in public schools in Rio Grande, RS, Brazil. This volunteer program is especially suitable for:
Âge 18+
Seul voyageur
Carnival! In Brazil, the people live year-round to enjoy one - special - week! However, Ritmo do Mar is a thematic carnival that promote a social intervention based on cultural, ethical and sustainability values. During school period, workshops are also proposed In to several schools from Rio Grande in a long-term cycle of activities of environmental education, music education (divided in the making of instruments and percussion), artistic education and physical education, culminating in the many parades for each school. We organized workshops for orphanages and educational centers from various locations in the city of Rio Grande  to make instruments and others props such as flags and costumes using recicled materials (debris, paper and natural glue).For allegories and props, children making and painting their allegories using recycled carapaces as a simple and inexpensive method for replicating allegories. Each participant makes his custom (a turtle carapace) with papier mache and paints, his instruments with cans or bottles for the many special parades.

Volunteers do not need special equipment or Portuguese as fluency. Although it can help, the children's contact with new languages ​​and new forms of communication, such as art and music, make the experiences for both very special.

Journée Typique

Volunteers and researchers leave the house for work between 8:30 and 9:00 AM, return for lunch at 12:30 PM to the center and then it's back to work until 6:00 PM; 

Usual working days are Monday - Friday from 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM including the following tasks.

  • Sea patrols with kids;
  • Education activities in school;
  • Education activities in the beach;
  • Working in the visitors center; 
  • Planting native trees.

The volunteers will accompany our technicians who develop activities in a continuous way in different groups (schools, civil organizations). At the same time that they will know our techniques in environmental education, the volunteers will assist the technicians to the accomplishment of the objectives. Because it is a long-term program, the technical team will always contextualize the volunteers about the activities to be performed.

Activités de Loisir

Rio Grande is a city known for musicality, with several local artists of Brazilian and international music (Bando de Coirana - forró , Stone Fire - rock, Yorkshire - rock, Tribo Brasil -samba/sambarock, Slow Burnin´- reggae, Chico Padilha - pop reggae). Thursday to Saturday have a gigs from their local bands  with parties always full, since Rio Grande is a university city, with more than 20 thousands students. 

Rio Grande has several museums with the most known being those linked to the sea: oceanographic museum, nautical museum, eco-museum Polvora Island, and a visit to the Center for Marine Animal Rehabilitation (CRAM).

Although limited to climatic conditions, there are diving and swimming spots in the breakwaters, as well as hiking through different places in the city as Ilha dos Marinheiros, Capilha and Taim. 

Once a week, beach yoga activities are suggested, as well as a percussion workshop. 

Sports Nautiques
Concert /
Shopping /
Musée /
Des sports
Yoga /


Pour participer à ce programme tu dois avoir au moins 18 ans quand le programme commence. Il peut y avoir des exceptions si tu peux montrer la permission de ton tuteur légal ou si tu es accompagné(e) par l'un de tes parents.
Compétences Linguistiques
Tu dois parler anglais (niveau de base) et portugais (niveau de base)
Vérification des Antécédents Criminels
Exigences de Formation
à niveau high school
Documents Requis
Restrictions de Nationalité
Aucune restriction. De l'aide venant de tous les coins du monde est bienvenu.
Autres Compétences
interest in teamwork; proactivity; sports skills, music or art (or just interest).
Engagement de Temps
Nous avons besoin de ton aide le lundi, mardi, mercredi, jeudi et vendredi de 09:00 - 18:00

Services inclus

Services de Caminho Marinho
  • Food (breakfast, lunch and dinner)
  • lodging
  • Wi-Fi
  • Transportation from the schools.
  • Volunteers are entitled to use a bicycle, being the maintenance and safety of their responsibility while staying with it.
Caminho Marinho's house is large with three bedrooms. As volunteers demand, the room can be individual, shared with one other person or shared with up to six volunteers.
The organization of the house is collective, and the volunteers are responsible for the organization of the house, cleaning and preparation of meals.
Dortoir Chambre double
Aliments & Boissons
Volunteers are entitled to three basic meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) and the volunteers are responsible for preparation and cleaning after a meal.
  • At breakfast, there is bread, jam, margarine, tea, coffee and biscuit (salted and sweet).
  • At lunch, volunteers prepare quick meals such as pasta, omelette or sandwiches, so you do not waste time and get the volunteer tasks done.
  • At dinner, the meal is more elaborate with rice, beans, salad, accompaniment (potatoes, polenta or vegetables) and meat (beef, chicken or pork).
Dishes are washed by volunteers.
Drinks are not included in the feeds. The house has water filter and the possibility to buy drinks (soda, juice and beer (at night)).
Accès à Internet
Bon accès sur le site du projet
NE SONT inclus dans le prix:
Visa, billets d'avion, assurance voyage ne sont PAS inclus dans les frais de programme. Le transfert de l'aéroport n'est pas inclus dans les frais non plus.
Billets d'avion
L'aéroport le plus proche est Salgado Filho International Airport (POA) à Porto Alegre. Nous t'aidons à trouver des vols pas chers pour aller en Brésil.
Assurance Voyage
Partir à l'étranger est une aventure et c'est toujours mieux d'être bien préparé. Que ce soit une maladie soudaine, une blessure ou du vol - une assurance voyage pour Brésil te protège en cas de situation imprévue.
Si tu envisages de faire du bénévolat en Brésil, nous te conseillons de consulter un médecin avant le début de ton voyage. Renseigne-toi sur les vaccins nécessaires pour Brésil.

Dates et Prix


Informations sur l'arrivée

The project is located in the municipality of Rio Grande, Rio Grande do Sul. The nearest international airport is located in Porto Alegre (Salgado Filho Airport). By bus, the volunteer arrives from Porto Alegre to Rio Grande in a trip of 5 hours and 27 dollars of cost.
The nearest local airport is located in Pelotas ;- by bus, the volunteer arrives from Pelotas to Rio Grande in a trip of 1 hour and 3 dollars of cost.

Volunteers can join this program throughout the year. During time school, Caminho Marinho develop their activities in schools from Rio Grande, Brazil. During vacation (summer and winter), Caminho Marinho offers workshops and field activities to orphanages and educational centers (see SUMMER Assistant Program). 

Ce programme est en pause pendant Corona

janv. févr. mars avril mai juin juil. août sept. oct. nov. déc.
4 - 40 sem

Frais de Programme

Frais: Prix en USD
4 sem (durée min.)
8 sem
12 sem
16 sem
20 sem
$1 190
40 sem (durée max.)
$1 890
Coût moyen
$76 /sem

Merci de noter que les prix ci-dessus sont des prix estimés et qu'ils sont soumis aux fluctuations des taux de change. Caminho Marinho t'informera du prix final au cours du processus de candidature.
Acompte (15%)
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Montant Restant (85%)
Le paiement du montant restant doit être organisé avec Caminho Marinho durant le processus de candidature. Très souvent ce paiement est effectué par virement bancaire ou en espèces.

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Environmental Education Assistant in Schools

Promote environmental education and conservation awareness through arts education, music and physical education in public schools in Rio Grande, RS, Brazil.


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