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Silibwet, Kenya

5.0
8 reviews8

TEACHING AND CHILD CARE


Higher chance of approval
This host has recently approved volunteers and is looking for more applications.
Connect with the locals
6 travelers recommend this host to have close contact with locals
Connect with nature
6 travelers recommend this experience for reconnecting with nature
Accepts couples and pairs of volunteers
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What you offer

20h

Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Teaching Sports
Teach or help guests or local communities practice a new sport.
Child Care
Help look after, educate and instruct children.
Arts
Help with painting, graffiti, sculpting or drawing.
Teaching Languages
Teach a language to guests or local communities.
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What you get

2

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.
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.
Discounts on Restaurants
Get discounts at nearby restaurants.
Discounts on Tours
Get discounts for tours and excursions around town.
Free Laundry
You can use our laundry room freely.
Free Hiking Tours
We’ll take you on excursions and hikes around town. For free!
Free Events
Get free entrance for the best events in town.
Pick Up
We will pick you up when you arrive, and take you to our property.
Dance classes
Take free dance classes at our place.
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.
Certificate
Get a certificate of completion after you finish your experience.
Support
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The Experience

In this position you will teach English language, sports and be able to provide care to the kids in the orphanage.

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Requirements

  • Beginner English
  • Between 18 and 60 years old
  • Accepts solo applications and also couples and pairs

Whats Not Included

Topics Not Included

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Availability

Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
Jan
Feb
Stay at least
1 week

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8 Reviews

5.0

Host & Team

5.0

Hours & Tasks

5.0

Children S Orphanage

4.5

Learning & Fun

5.0

How this experience will transform you

6 Meeting locals

6 Get in touch with nature

6 Immersing in the local culture

6 Creating true social impact

4 Practicing English

4 Meeting international travelers

Spain

5

UMOJA'S now is my home in Kenya. They filled my heart with love. I felt very happy, safe and loved there. The children are lovely. It's an amazing experience, you'll learn many things. I really recommend it. Everybody is so kind. They carer about my needs. It's an unforgettable experience.

3 months ago

Brazil

5

If you want to be loved for all people in a very special place, go to Umoja Children’s Home. The project is very cool and the children are so lovely it’s impossible not get involved with them. You will learn a lot with the children and everyone in that place. Noah is a very good friend and Joseph is very responsible with everything. I had a very good experience and I’m planning to go back and spend more time with the children. I have just left and I miss them so much.

3 months ago

Brazil

5

Umojas Childrens home was an amazing place to get know the local people. the childrens are very social and the host a good man. Im in love with the People they were my family and now i have kenyan real friends.

7 months ago

Sweden

5

This is for the people who really wants to try to live as a local. You become a part of the small village very fast and feel very welcomed by all. Davila provides you with breakfast, lunch and dinner at different restaurants where you will try all the specialities of Kenya. He is the kindest man with a great heart and big dreams and ambitions. It’s been an honor to help him on the way towards his goals! Noah has a lot of contacts and is happy to show you places outside of Bomet, he can also help and arrange experiences as safari’s. He’s a cool and friendly guy!

10 months ago

Brazil

5

It was a great experience worked here in this great project. I learned so much with the kids and the environment around this family. In this place I found unconditional love and another family far from home. I started big projects with Noah and Davila and I hope this is just the beginning of the dreams. I wish the best for this people and who knows, one day come back here one more time again and continues what we started together.

over 2 years ago

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Hosted by Noah

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