The Mighty Roar

Childcare Local Assistant

Tianyar, Indonesia show on map
Come and help at our day care centre, where you will be welcomed with open arms by the children and community. This volunteer program is especially suitable for:
Singles
Couples
Families
Groups
50+

This hugely rewarding experience will fully immerse you into the local Balinese culture, where you will interact with the locals and get to know their traditions and lifestyle.

Our day care centre is located in the small but beautiful fishing village of Tianyar, in North East Bali. You will be staying and working on the shores of the Bali Sea, far away from the chaos of the urban development and explosion of tourism that other areas have seen in recent years.

The kindergarten was founded by our local team and is run solely on funds from volunteers and the local community. There is no better way of contributing to the village, than by playing and teaching within this amazing centre.

You, along with other volunteers play a crucial role in interacting with the children, keeping them entertained and happy, while building their confidence and teaching them basic English and life skills. The children are an absolute joy to work with, as their enthusiasm for learning is bound to make you smile!

Typical day

With 60 children attending everyday, aged from 3 – 6 years old, you can be sure that there are plenty of things to do to keep you busy. Some activities you may find yourself doing include:

  • Assisting local staff with teaching basic English, such as the alphabet, numbers, poems etc…
  • Play and interact with the children to ensure they are happy
  • Give them lots of love and affection to build their confidence
  • Help to prepare and give the children their food
  • Create a lively and enjoyable environment
  • Get creative with arts & crafts, music, games and more
  • Help with other duties around the centre

Details on Arrival

Start dates are the first and third Saturdays of each month


You should arrive at Ngurah Rai International Airport in Denpasar (DPS) on Saturday between 6am and 10pm.

Days 1-2 (Saturday) – Arrival & Ubud

A member of our local team will be waiting for you in arrivals holding a named sign. You will be taken to our accommodation in Ubud where you will be spending the weekend. On the Sunday you will be free to explore the area that boasts many sights and activities.

Free-time activities

At the weekends you can explore or head out on The Mighty Roar weekend trip to the Gili Islands, a tiny group of three untouched paradise islands that just have to be seen! Just an hour by speed boat from Bali, you will be greeted with crystal clear waters, abundant coral reefs, spectacular marine life at arms reach and tranquil white sandy beaches.

Water Sports
Swimming
Sightseeing
Diving/Snorkling
Yoga/Meditation

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 (fluently)
Criminal Background Check
required
Education Requirements
Fluent at English level
Nationality Restrictions
No restrictions. Helping hands from all over the world are welcome.
Time Commitment
Your helping hand will be required on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 08:00 - 11:00

Included Services

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Before your journey

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The Mighty Roar (your host organization) provides consulting and is keen to answer all your questions. Once you reserved your spot, you will receive the contact details of your volunteer project.
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On-site services

Services by The Mighty Roar

Prices include the registration fee of $179, food, accommodation and airport pick up

Airport Pickup at Ngurah Rai International Airport

You should arrive at Ngurah Rai International Airport in Denpasar (DPS) on Saturday between 6am and 10pm where a member of our local team will be waiting for you in arrivals holding a named sign.

Accommodation

During your time in Bali, you will be staying in our volunteer accommodation in the traditional fishing village of Tianyar. With the beautiful coastline just a 20 second walk, you will spend most of your time taking in the beautiful sights, relaxing on the beach and swimming in the clear blue sea!

You will be sharing your spacious bedroom with up to 2 other volunteers, with single beds and a shared western style bathroom. You will be able to escape the heat with ceiling fans and also take advantage of the free Wi-Fi that is provided – although it can be intermittent.

Wifi – Yes
People per room – Up to 3
Single sex rooms – Yes
Nearest shops – 5 minute walk
Airport Transfers – 2.5 hours

Dorm Room
Food & Beverages

All meals are provided at the volunteer house and are included within the programme fee. Meals are aimed to be as varied as possible across the week and you can expect some of the following meals:

Breakfast – Pancakes, omelettes, toast, eggs, fresh fruits
Lunch – Fried rice, soup, noodles
Dinner – Rice, chicken, fish

We can cater for vegetarians 

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.
Flight Tickets
The nearest airport is Ngurah Rai International Airport (DPS) in Denpasar. We assist you to find cheap flights to Indonesia.
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 Indonesia provides security and is a plus to have.
Vaccines
If you are intending to volunteer in Indonesia you should seek medical advice before starting your social journey. Check your required vaccinations for Indonesia.
Costs (Prices in USD)
4 weeks (min. stay)
$852.00
5 weeks
$968.00
6 weeks
$1,083.00
7 weeks
$1,199.00
9 weeks
$1,431.00
11 weeks
$1,662.00
24 weeks (max. stay)
$3,166.00
Average fees
$172.00/week

You can volunteer at the project site in Tianyar/Indonesia between 4 weeks and 24 weeks. Please note that the above shown program fees are estimated and subject to exchange rate fluctuations. The Mighty Roar will let you know about the final price during your application process.
Crowdfunding Service
Generally, volunteering abroad involves certain costs. In case you need financial support, we will assist you to fundraise your volunteer program in Indonesia.
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 The Mighty Roar during the application process. Common solutions are either via bank transfer or a cash payment at the project site.
  Asia South-Eastern Asia Indonesia  Tianyar, TMR Accommodation

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