Teach children in Brazil and help us change their lives!

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The Exchange

We are in a colored house in a simple quarterhood where just travelers stay and teach to the children of the neighborhood. At the Escolinha you can teach the children the very basics of English or other matter you know like math, painting, Spanish, music, games, sports or ... whatever you think makes sense! Volunteers have to organize their lessons totally by themselves.


What you offer

10 hours of help per week

Social Work: Help with volunteer work in local projects and communities.

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

Cleaning: Help clean the kitchen, bedrooms, bathrooms and common areas.

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


What you get

2 days off per week

Private Room: You will have a bed in a private room. In other words, a room just for you.


Requirements

Over 20 years old


What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa


Program Details

Accommodation is free, but you pay for anything else like transport, food and drinks and also some teaching material as paper if you want to use it. There is a kitchen and a fridge at the Escolinha and small supermarkets are near. The process of application is very simple, you don´t need to send Diplomas or any references, it´s okay if things are new for you. If you have interest to come you are more than welcome, just if there are too many people you can´t come or have to bring your own hammock.


Activities & Shift

Everything is on your own responsibility, Alex is organising everything via internet, in Itacoatiara Donna Maria will help you with everything, she is living next door but doesn´t speak any English..