ICYE-STEP / COMMUNITY ENGLISH SCHOOL 2017
Participation : 2 semaines à 16 semaines. Frais supplémentaires : 350 € pour 4 semaines, 50 € pour chaque semaine additionnelle. Le projet est ouvert toute l’année, la date d’arrivée est libre.
- Code : NEP-26/2017
- Dispo : 2M / 3F (Total Part 5)
- Langue du Projet : ENG / ENG
- Age : 18 - 99
Bashundhara Community English School is a Community school that offers schooling from class nursery to five. The community has been providing financial support to pay for the teachers and other infrastructures which will be needed for the school. This school has 80 students with 6 staffs. The aim of the program is to provide English language and speaking environment for children, youth and develop their English communicative skills. Main Activities Teaching: As a volunteer in this project, you will be teaching an English course book as prescribed by the school in coordination with local English teacher. Volunteer tasks Teach English Extracurricular activities: Volunteers will organize various extra-curricular learning activities for example, health and civic education, games, drawing, painting, sports activities, quiz contest, awareness raising activities in the community through students, debate, music class etc. Other Activities Play educational games with the kids. Develop manualities according to the students needs prioritizing listening and speaking classes. Go for hiking, educational tours, participate in case studies and other activities which provide a real learning experience for the volunteer. Be a role model for the children – no smoking and drinking allowed in front of students. Run informal classes for kids when the school is closed. Note: Outdoor extra activities must be funded by volunteers.
Volunteers will stay with the host family, sharing rooms with volunteers of other nationalities joining the same program. Lunch &dinner are provided at the host family. Food is local style, cooked by a Nepalese family. The main types of food will be rice, lentil soup and vegetables but once a week host family will provide you meat in your lunch or dinner. For vegetarians the choice is usually limited to rice, vegetables, lentil soup and pickle.
Bashundhara Community English School is located in a local Nepalese community in Chitwan District.
Volunteers must be 20 years old minimum. Volunteers must show eagerness, the ability to maintain motivation and reliability. Related to this, volunteers need to show creativity and initiative when planning and taking part. Most importantly, volunteers need to have confidence in their teaching, time and management skills to ensure an effective support.
The ICYE programme started in Nepal in 2001. In 2004 it was renamed Nepal Volunteers and Cultural Youth Exchange Program (NVCYE-Program). The main office is in Kathmandu
The mainstay of the programme is voluntary service in urban and rural project located in the different parts of Nepal. Most volunteer placements are in teaching English, orphanages, conservation/eco-work, health care, rehabilitation and natural healing.