Come the Amazon and teach English or German in Puerto Inca, Peru
We are an NGO working for the economic and social development of different communities in the Peruvian Amazon.
We focus on education, ecotourism, environment, health and cultural exchange.
We are located in Codo Del Pozuzo, Puerto Inca, Huanuco, Peru.
What you offer
15 hours of help per week
Caring for, playing with, and spending time with children.
Teaching or assisting the host, guests, or local communities in practicing sports or physical activities.
Teaching a language to the host, guests, or local communities.
Additional fee required
Fee pays for:
Benefits for travelers, Materials for volunteer activities, and Donation to project
This money is intended for the expenses of our NGO to provide accommodation for our volunteers such as: rent, gas, electricity, Wi fi, water, employees, etc.
For the moment, this is the only way to financially support our NGO.
As a thank you to our volunteers for their support, we organize different trips in the jungle so that our volunteers can enjoy the beauty of the Peruvian Amazon.
What you get
3 days off per week
You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other travelers.
You will sleep in a tent at a camping site.
Discounts on Tours:
Get discounts for tours and excursions around town.
We’ll take you on tours and rides around town. For free!
Free Hiking Tours:
We’ll take you on excursions and hikes around town. For free!
Take free dance 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.
Fluent English or Fluent German
Over 18 years old
Welcomes solo volunteers, couples, and partners of volunteers
What's not included
Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa
We provide free English and German classes for children, teenagers and adults. Therefore, everybody can participate in our community. We believe that English lessons will provide a valuable opportunity to help local people gain the skills they need to communicate with tourists and also help the younger generations to have better life opportunities. TEFL Certificate is not a requirement but, it is a plus. We are looking for volunteers that are fluent in English and also have creative teaching ideas such as playing games, singing, storytelling, acting, etc.
We are also teaching the German language to the Austrian-German community of Codo Del Pozuzo, Puerto Inca. By teaching German, we are helping this community to keep their culture alive.
Activities & Shift
The focus should be on developing curiosity about other cultures and to experience language as a communication tool and part of a culture.
Volunteers can also design workshops for kids or adults such as football matches, arts and crafts, environmental education, drama and so on.
The idea is to connect the new language abilities with positive emotions.
We teach English to three groups for three days a week. The first group is children between the ages
of 6 and 9. The second group is children aged 10 to 14 years old. The third group are 15 years of
age and older.
On a typical day, volunteers prepare their class in advance by following a schedule with the topics to be taught. Classes are on Monday, Wednesday and Thursday. Children ages 6-9 and 10-14 begin class in separate groups at 4:00 p.m. to 5:30pm. Then, adults come from 6:00pm to 7:30pm.
Volunteers help up to 15 hours a week
Volunteers are the role models for our kids. Therefore, it is not allowed to drink alcohol or smoke in front of kids.