Teaching & Activities Assistant

Following up with the community children age from 5 to 11 years old: Arts, recycling, Yoga, farming activities and English language.

You will be assisting Lorena the program manager doing the following tasks:

Two and half  hours daily on the class divided in 30 minutes Gymnastics with English songs, an hour of activity in English or Arabic and the last period of free time for playing in groups or individually, everyday there will be different kinds of art activity, the program will be prepared in advance for the entire week. The volunteer has to help also in handcrafts production; students get to learn arts and work with their own hands. 

Its an after-school education program for local children aged between 5 and 13. The academic subjects that we cover include Arabic, English and maths. We do believe in teaching that is beyond the books; skills and life lessons. In virtue of this, many of the activities we run involves subjects such as music, arts, ethics and social; responsibility and caring for one's environment. We invite the community children to get involved in the farm and we also teach them how to plant.

Classes are for six days per week and the rest of the free time the volunteer can enjoy the Habiba beach lodge facilities.

Suitable for

Couples
Singles

Typical day

Two and half  hours daily on the class divided in 30 minutes Gymnastic with English songs, an hour of activity in English or Arabic and the last period of free time for playing in groups or individually ,everyday there will be different kind of art activity, the program will be prepared in advance for all the week. The volunteer has to help also in handcrafts production; students get to learn arts and work with their own hands. 

Program Requirements

Minimum Age
18 years
Language Skills
You need to speak English (basic level)
Health Declaration
required
Criminal Background Check
required
Education Requirements
Arts, Environment, Sciences, languages. at High School level
Other Skills
Arts, compassion, interacting with kids and students. Volunteers must be dedicated and full of passion. Volunteers must be creative and able to put a program that is implemented and acted up on.
Time Commitment
Your helping hand will be required on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday

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Free-time activities

While you're volunteering, we will help you pursue other subjects that might be of interest to you, we believe that you should learn like a student and live like a tourist as much as you work.

A good example is joining the Habiba Camel Riding School, which will offer you the standard three-day camel riding course that will teach you how to feed, load, and ride your camel in a professional manner. The course entails a list of survival skills such as following the starts for directions, learning about dangerous plants, finding edible plants, and finding water in the desert. All instructors are Bedouin natives of the Sinai, all camels descend from pure Sinai breeds.

There are numerous dive centers, which will be ready to offer diving courses. Yoga, meditation, desert treats, hand-made crafts and endless learning opportunities are all in walking distance from where a volunteer lives, works and interacts with the local community.

Water Sports
Swimming
Diving/Snorkling
Climbing
Hiking
Riding
Yoga/Meditation

Services

What's included?
Accommodation and meals. Snorkeling, swimming, camel riding, and hiking.
What's NOT included?
Visa, flights, travel insurance or vaccinations are NOT included in the program fees.

No worries, Volunteer World supports you in raising funds, checking your visa regulations and travel insurance. We also assist you in finding the cheapest flights for your journey.
Accommodation

Simple accommodation either on the beach lodge in a wooden cabin ,sharing bathroom beside the wooden cabin or at the farm guest house

Bedroom (Double) Camping
Food & Beverages

The meals are vegetarian many components are from the organic farm .water one bottle per day +hot drinks Herbs,tea or Nescafe .3per day .
fruits served 3 times per week . (you can also add 5$ per meal to get fresh fish, chicken or meat)

Internet Access
Limited access at the project site
Costs
4 weeks (min. stay)
$800
5 weeks
$938
6 weeks
$1075
7 weeks
$1213
8 weeks
$1350
9 weeks
$1488
12 weeks (max. stay)
$1900

You can volunteer at the project site in Nuweiba/Egypt between 4 weeks and 12 weeks. Please note that the above shown program fees are estimated and subject to exchange rate fluctuations. Habiba Learning Center will tell you your final price during your application process.
Average Fees
$179/week
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 Habiba Learning Center during the application process. Common solutions are either via bank transfer or a cash payment at the project site.

Get ready to volunteer in Egypt

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Visa Regulations
Depending on your nationality, you have to arrange your visa for Egypt. Please check the visa regulations for Egypt.
Budgeting
Generally, volunteering abroad involves certain costs. In case you need financial support, we will assist you to fundraise your volunteer program in Egypt.

What's next?

Airport
The nearest airport is Sharm el-Sheikh International Airport (SSH) in Sharm el-Sheikh. We assist you to find cheap flights to Egypt.
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 Egypt provides security and is a plus to have.
Vaccine Checker
If you are intending to volunteer in Egypt you should seek medical advice before starting your social journey. Check your required vaccinations for Egypt.
Packing List
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Wasit, Arab Hemdan, 46168 Nuweiba, Egypt