Helping out in the center for bilingual children

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The Exchange

Support our educational center in Hannover and learn all about and intercultural work in the middle of Germany. There are plenty of tasks to help with, depending on your skills: crafts, cleaning, gardening, playing with kids, making videos, sorting out documents, support teachers while giving classes, painting walls etc. You will meet here proactive people, who love their job and will gladly share their knowledge with you.


Title

25 hours of help per week

Teaching Languages: Teach a language to guests or local communities.

Handyman: Help with a wide range of repairs or building.

Child Care: Help look after, educate and instruct children.

Gardening: Help grow plants and cultivate gardens


What you get

2 days off per week

Shared Dorm: You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other travelers.

Breakfast: You are entitled to a free breakfast, every day of your stay.

Lunch: You are entitled to a free lunch, every day of your stay.

Dinner: You are entitled to a free dinner, every day of your stay.

Free Laundry: You can use our laundry room freely.

Free Tours: We’ll take you on tours and rides around town. For free!

Free Events: Get free entrance for the best events in town.

Bikes at your disposal: You can use our bikes any time you want.

Use our equipped kitchen: Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.

Certificate: Get a certificate of completion after you finish your experience.


Requirements

Fluent Russian or Intermediate English

Over 20 years old

Accepts solo applications and also couples and pairs


What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa


Program Details

Lots of the things in our center are done on a voluntarily basis: that means everyone whom you are going to meet in the center does plenty of unpaid work.
Your possible tasks will depend on your skills.
You may help the teachers to prepare the materials for the classes, camps; support the teachers while they're giving classes, if necessary (help children to solve their tasks) and play with kids. You can also organize a workshop or a little activity for kids yourself.
Sometimes it is necessary to help us a bit in the household - simple things like hoovering, washing the floor, taking care of our small garden and sorting out some documents.
Also other tasks like crafts, painting, building or designing something are possible.


Activities & Shift

We plan about 4-5 hours work pro day; if you want, you can work 8 hours long and take an additional day off.


Rules

We expect the volunteer to be home before 10pm in the evening during the working week in order not to disturb the neighbors.
It is also important to take care of the flat where are you leaving. Feel free to cook traditional meal of your country for everybody, it will be appreciated.