Volunteer Teaching in Jamaica

Location: Jamaica: Kingston

Program Duration: 1-2 Weeks, 2-4 Weeks, 5-8 Weeks, 9-12 Weeks, 3-6 Months, 7-12 Months

Dates: Year Round

Jamaica Volunteer Programs

https://jamaicavolunteerprograms.com/

11 A Cargill Avenue Kingston, W.I Jamaica

Call Us

Phone: 718-878-5588 876-969-4158 876-470-8449 Mobile

Fax: 876-969-4158

Description

Engage in meaningful work with a Volunteer Teaching Abroad program in Jamaica.

Become a teacher’s assistant and provide support in teaching basic subjects in an education system that is often understaffed, overcrowded, and lack resources. Work one-on-one with friendly local children, who are the future of tomorrow, and take part in a cross-cultural exchange as you share your culture while learning theirs.

This project is closed for exams, Christmas break in December, Easter break in April, and the summer months in July & August.

Highlights

• You will be able to work alongside the local staff, but have the option to teach specific subjects.

• You will have the opportunity to provide individual attention and assistance to children from challenging circumstances and to those who have special needs.

• You can choose from a number of schools to volunteer: Basic School – Ages 3 – 6 ( Kindergarten), Primary School- Ages 6 – 12, Special needs schools (Dyslexia, Autism etc.), School for at risk youths, Deaf schools, Blind schools, School for sport coaching).

• Our programs are open to all and are available all year round

• You have the choice of working as an individual or in a group

• We offer you the chance to combine volunteering in an orphanage in the afternoons with teaching in the mornings.

• We will transport you to and from your project site(s) daily

• Get 24/7 support from the moment you arrive to the moment you depart

Travel Types
  • Homestay
Qualifications

No prior experience is necessary but you should have a good attitude, be flexible, creative and quick to adapt to changing situations. You should love working with children and be patient.

Type of Programs
  • Community Service & Volunteering

Languages Used as a Medium of Teaching
  • English

Cost in US$:

$300-600

Cost Includes:

Cost Include Description:

Cost varies according to your length of stay. See website to select price.

Credit Available

no

Volunteer Types
  • Tutor
  • Teaching
  • English Teaching
  • Education
  • Computer Training
Typical Volunteer
Student, college graduates, youth, couples, families seeking support to teach in Jamaica and make a difference
This Program is open to

American, Australian, Canadian, European, South African, Worldwide Participant. This Program is also open to Families, Couples and Individuals.

Typical Living Arrangements
  • Dormitory
  • Home-stays

Participants Travel to Jamaica

Independently or in Groups

Application Process Involves
  • Online Application
Typically The Application Process Time is
1-2 days
Year Founded

1999

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