Sports Development in Jamaica

Location: Jamaica: Mandeville

Program Duration: 9-12 Weeks, 5-8 Weeks, 2-4 Weeks

Dates: Year Round

PO Box. 199 Pukekohe, Auckland 2679 New Zealand

Description

Jamaica is synonymous with the sport. This tiny island nation has produced some of the best athletes in the world, from amazing cricketers to sprint stars Usain Bolt and Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce. Involvement in sporting activities is very important to the people of Jamaica who are united through their love of sport and competition. Volunteers on this program will be working within local schools, to help facilitate sporting programs and teaching students about the concepts of good sportsmanship and self-esteem, essential tools and skills to help them in life.

Volunteers with studies or experience in teaching, sports development, sports medicine or any related area are suitable for this program, or even those who simply have a love for sports, lots of enthusiasm and who like working with children. Jamaica is an amazing location to volunteer in, providing wonderful teaching opportunities, gorgeous beaches and places to visit, with plenty of opportunities to soak up its friendly Caribbean culture. Become a Love Volunteer today and put your sporting skills to the test in gorgeous Jamaica!

Languages
  • English

Languages Used as a Medium of Teaching
  • English

Cost in US$:

$600-900

Cost Includes:

Cost Include Description:

- Dedicated pre-departure support
- Access to the LV Dashboard
- Airport pick-up on arrival
- Orientation and safety briefing on arrival
- Accommodation
- Food/Meals as noted
- 24/7 local support network
- Program supervision
- Lifetime LV Alumni Membership
- The opportunity to make a REAL difference!

Credit Available

no

Experience Required

yes

Volunteer Types
  • Youth
  • Youth Development
  • Sports
This Program is open to

Worldwide Participant.

Typical Living Arrangements
  • Home-stays

Application Process Involves
  • Online Application
  • Resume
Typically The Application Process Time is
48 hours
Year Founded

2009

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