NGO Huancayo, arequipa, lima, puerto Vallarta, Peru

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English teacher in a nonprofit organisation

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This host has recently approved volunteers and is looking for more applications.
Connect with the locals
18 travelers recommend this host to have close contact with locals
Immerse yourself in the local culture
17 travelers recommend this host for those looking for a local cultural immersion
Accepts couples and pairs of volunteers
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What you offer


Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Child Care
Caring for, playing with, and spending time with children.
Teaching Sports
Teaching or assisting the host, guests, or local communities in practicing sports or physical activities.
Teaching Languages
Teaching a language to the host, guests, or local communities.
Additional Fee
This host charges a fee in addition to the cost of the Worldpackers annual plan.

Additional fee required

This host charges a fee in addition to the cost of Worldpackers’ annual plans.


US$ 350

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Fee pays for

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We ask for a additional monetary contribution to the worldpacker reservation fee for your expenses such as Wi-Fi, laundry, food (breakfast) and gas of 350 in a private bedroom or 250 usd in a private bedroom with shared bathroom week. This non-refundable fee assures your place with us, since the dates you’ve chosen will be reserved and respected.

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What you get


Days off per week
Have some time off for yourself, go explore the city or rest for a while.
Private Room
You will have a bed in a private room. In other words, a room just for you.
Shared Dorm
You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other travelers.
You are entitled to a free breakfast, every day of your stay.
You are entitled to a free lunch, every day of your stay.
Pick Up
We will pick you up when you arrive, and take you to our property.
Language lessons
Take free language classes at our place.
Use our equipped kitchen
Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.
Get a certificate of completion after you finish your experience.
Get help from the Worldpackers support team in case you need it, at any point of your trip.
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Stay at least
7 days

The Experience

We are a nonprofit organisation which goal is to educate young girls and boys at a rural high school to be prepared for a succesful life. We teach them english as a tool of development and to use it as a source, to study and to get a job and improve their life standards.

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  • Beginner English or Intermediate Spanish
  • Over 18 years old
  • Accepts solo applications and also couples and pairs

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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38 Reviews


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Hours & Tasks




Learning & Fun


How this experience will transform you

  • 18 Meeting locals
  • 17 Immersing in the local culture
  • 14 Practicing Spanish
  • 12 Get in touch with nature
  • 11 Meeting international travelers
  • 9 Developing environmental awareness

This host contributes to Sustainable Development Goals

  • 1 4. Quality education



What a beautiful experience! The host family was always available and incredibly hospitable. Huancayo is a small city, which means it's safer and cheaper, but that also means there's not a ton to do. However, the program organizer kindly gave us some opportunities to immerse ourselves in the local culture. School was a lot of fun. You do teach in class, but you also get plenty of opportunities to meet other kids and staff during your breaks. Overall, everyone I met in Huancayo was friendly, and I had an incredible time.

24 days ago

Veronica replied

Thanks for your presence at home dear Jay, you are an amzing girl.
thanks for everything and all your love and help at the school.
You have a heart full of love, you are welcome to your house in peru and Puerto Vallarta. Family forever!

United States


Gaby, Caro, Rosa, Carlos, and Vero were so helpful and kind! They gave me tours and info about the city, amazing meals, and Spanish lessons. I taught English/music at 2 schools, a small elementary and a large high school. With the kids, i sang songs like “head shoulders knees and toes” with guitar, and sang Beatles songs with the teens! For Mother's Day, there are HUGE city-wide + school festivities! I watched the high schoolers perform traditional Andean dances with elaborate costumes and masks! I also made many friends in just two weeks, because everyone is so nice! Thanks again+miss u all!

4 months ago

Veronica replied

Thanks a lot for all your help, all the sharing moments! We are family! 💜

United States


This was my first time traveling outside of the U.S. and I immediately felt welcomed by Su & Vero as they hugged me when I arrived at the airport and offered to carry some of my items. Since my stay was short, they wanted me to have a fulfilling experience not just with the organization but with exploring the city to learn more about the culture and people, so they recommended different things for me to try. All in all, I am super grateful for my experience and all the people I have met especially the children, volunteers (Rosario & Lisa), CiCi, Carmen, Su & Vero💜 Thank you all for having me 🫶🏾

7 months ago

United States


I had a wonderful experience in Mexico helping with the school. Veronica and Su were waiting for me at the airport with hugs and a smile. They made me part of the family. I felt like a v.i.p to them the whole time! The school director was lovely and the students were very happy to try "yoga for children" with me. I met generous volunteers of all ages from the u.s.a. and other countries. We had a blast visiting tourist attractions together. I feel so lucky to have this as my first worldpackers experience. I would definitely recommend it. I hope to return !

8 months ago

United States


This was my first time traveling with a friend through Worldpackers and it was great! I was initially a little nervous but our hosts Vero and Su were accommodating and welcoming. Since we visited Puerto Vallarta during the holiday season, we were not able to work with the kids as we had originally expected but we were able to volunteer a little bit with the teachers. We got to visit a variety of places in Puerto Vallarta and learn more about Mexican and Peruvian culture through conversations with Vero and Su. They made us feel like part of their family in their beautiful home. Muchas gracias!

9 months ago

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