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El intercambio

Maya Universe Academy is a social entrepreneurship project whose mission is to improve access to quality education to rural communities. It’s the only chain of free private schools where parents can pay in time instead of money by volunteering two days per month at the schools. You will be helping in building the school premises and growing the vegetables and fruit trees the volunteers and the 83 hostel kids eat every day!


Title

30 Horas de ayuda por semana

Artes: Pintura profesional, escultura o dibujo.

Pintura y Decoración: Ayuda pintando o decorando el local.

Mantenimiento: Ayuda con varias tareas de reparación o construcción.

Jardinería: Ayuda a plantar y cultivar jardines.


Que obtienes

2 dias libres por semana

Habitación privada: Tendrás una cama en un cuarto privado. Sí, un cuarto solo para ti.

Habitación compartida: Tendrás una cama en un cuarto compartido con otros viajeros.

Desayuno: Tienes derecho a desayunos gratis cada día de tu estadía.

Almuerzo: Tienes derecho a almuerzos gratis cada día de tu estadía.

Cena: Tienes derecho a cenas gratis cada día de tu estadía.

Fiestas gratis: Obtén pases gratis a las mejores fiestas de la ciudad.

Traslado: Te buscaremos cuando llegues y te llevamos a nuestro lugar.

Clases de danza: Toma clases de baile gratis en nuestro espacio.


Requisitos

Inglés Intermedio

Más de 18 años


Lo que no está incluído

Vuelos, Seguro de Viaje, Transporte Interno y Visa


Programa detallado

You will help the construction team building the school's premises (farm hourse, hostel, classrooms...)
You might be requested to help the agriculture team : planting fruit trees, vegetables, watering plants, feeding the animals.
According to the need at the school, you might help painting the school's buildings.
The amount and kind of work can be discussed and adjusted if necessary.


Actividades & Turnos

The school starts at 10 am with a 'morning circle' where the students and staff members gather to perform some songs, poems or dances before discussing the problematics and success that the school, the students or the staff members and volunteers experienced. Work starts at 10:30 am and ends at 4 pm with one hour lunch break. Friday afternoon and Saturday is free.


Reglas

-As a volunteer you will not use any drugs. You will also be careful drinking alcoholic beverages, especially in public places. Drinking alcohol and smoking is prohibited during school hours and on school premises.
-The volunteer must have good health, liability-insurance. The volunteer will be liable for illness, an accident, robbery and such unforeseen matters. MUA will not be responsible and have no legal liability for such occurrences.