Teaching English as a volunteer will give you the opportunity to teach
students who are eager to learn and improve their abilities in
English. The students will also benefit from cultural exchange and
different teaching techniques. You will be placed in either a public
(government),, depending on the area you wish to work.
Your main role will be to teach English,however you may have the
opportunity to assist in other school activities such as sports and extra curricular projects.
Generally as a volunteer you will be teaching for 3 to 4 hours per
day, 6 days a week, to students aged between 6 and 13 years old. There
will be a teacher at the school to assist you with teaching methods,
offer advice on dealing with communication barriers and provide you
with suitable curriculum for the classroom.
As a volunteer English teacher you do not need to be native in English
but you do need to have good knowledge of the language.
Volunteers will primarily work as English instructors either the
schools of Village. Depending upon the need, volunteers may be asked
to assist in other school extra curricular activities like sports.
As a unique facet of this placement, the volunteer will have a rare
and unique opportunity to witness and participate in their cultural.
- Speaking, listening, writing
- Simple vocabulary, simple sentences like greetings, colors, the
Alphabet, numbers, time directions
- Very basic grammar
• Teach English (2-3 hours a day) in the school
• Organizing games, drawing, singing, dancing, and other creative
education and extra curricular activities
• Taking kids on educational tours
• Helping kids to do homework, monitor academic progress,
• Other helps on administration
• Help in other activities or programs designed for school children (If any)
We offer teaching English volunteer placements in the Pokhara Valley
and Chitwan areas. Upon arrival to Nepal the exact location of your
placement will be finalized as we feel that it is important to discuss
with you once you are here the different options and what each of
these will entail. The choice of location will take into
• Your skills and experience
• The schools available and their need for volunteers
• Suitability of area in regards to climate and accommodation
|| PROGRAM SCHEDULE
Our programs run throughout the year. You
can volunteer anywhere from 2 weeks to 5 months. Also, we are pretty
flexible on your arrival regards and our
programme is very flexible and it would be possible you to start any time.
You will be met at the airport by a representative of your guesthouse and
taken back to your accommodation.
All volunteers will receive initial training after arriving in pokhara.
The training is designed to help you settle
into Nepal and to ensure you are fully prepared for your volunteer
placement: A typical orientation period is as follows:
Basic Nepali Language
classes - 2hrs, morning.
Nepali cultural orientation/general cultural exchange
Sightseeing - 2 1/2 hrs, afternoon.
After completion of your orientation phase you will be escorted to your
For the final confirmation we need to receive your flight arrival