Be a Volunteer Teacher in South Africa

The benefits of volunteering extend to you - the volunteer, and to South African community and project where you serve.  Personal benefits include development of life skills, personal growth, friendship, increased self confidence, social awareness, and building independence.  An international volunteer experience will also enhance career prospects.

Your contribution is invaluable to the children on the program. The work is incredibly rewarding. You can make a difference for these children and help to brighten their future. As a volunteer in South Africa you can provide love, affection, education and support to disadvantaged children. You will help to improve their living facilities allowing them to be self sufficient and providing a safe and secure environment in which they flourish. You will also provide English education, inter-cultural exchange and understanding within the Soweto community.

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What to Expect?

Volunteer placements are in the Orlando West, Soweto area which is approximately 4.5 hours north of Johannesburg. The school in Soweto caters to needy learners coming from poor communities. Volunteers must be prepared to either assist a local teacher or teach in classroom by themselves. Classes usually comprises of 40 students. Volunteers with varying skills will be able to help in areas of academic and skill development through mentoring and tutoring activities.

No teaching qualification is required, but experience in subject areas like English, Math, Health, Hygiene and Science. Volunteers are particularly encouraged to initiate extra curricular activities.Soweto
The school in Soweto caters to needy learners coming from poor communities. Volunteers must be prepared to either assist a local teacher or teach in classroom by themselves. Classes usually comprises of 40 students. Volunteers with varying skills will be able to help in areas of academic and skill development through mentoring and tutoring activities.

No teaching qualification is required, but experience in subject areas like English, Math, Health, Hygiene and Science. Volunteers are particularly encouraged to initiate extra curricular activities.

  • Program ID: # 2357
  • duration:
    2 Weeks to 1 Month
    1 to 3 Months
    More than 3 Months
  • location:
    Soweto
    South Africa
    ZA
  • Fitness level:
    Light Impact
  • Closest Airport:
    Various locations available
  • Costs From:
    $1000 to $1500
    $1500 to $3000
  • Program Type:
    Teach Overseas
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