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Volunteer to Teach English in Rural Schools in India


India: Bangalore, Chennai, Madras and 2 other cities

Program Duration

Multiple Year, 7-12 Months, 3-6 Months, 9-12 Weeks, 2-4 Weeks, 5-8 Weeks, 1-2 Years


Round the year


Does not require

Minimum Education

High School


  • English
  • French
  • German

Cost in US$:

Above 22 USD a day

Cost Includes:

  • Written materials abroad
  • Written materials pre-departure
  • Registration fees
  • In-country staff support
  • In-country orientation/Training
  • Pre-departure orientation/Training
  • Language instruction
  • Excursions
  • Emergency evacuation services
  • Medical services
  • Food
  • Housing
  • Travel while in host country

Program Fees Include:

• 3 meals per day and refreshment – (morning and evening coffee breaks)
• Accommodation
• Airport pick-up
• Ground transfers
• Local orientation
• Project training
• In-country emergency support
• 24-hour international HQ back-up
• In-Country administration costs
• Program field supervision
• Communication Cost with Volunteers field supports
• College credits (Certificates and recommendation letters- available on request

Credit Available




Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Childcare & Children
  • Community Centers
  • Community Development
  • Computer Training
  • Education
  • English Teaching
  • Teaching
  • Tutor

Typical Volunteer

Fall Spring Summer Winter Trimester Academic Year Throughout the year May Term

Age Range

Above 17 years

This Program is open to

Worldwide, Kiwi, Asian, Australian, Canadian, European and American Participants. This Program is also open to Families, Couples and Individuals.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Group living
  • Home-stays
  • Independent living
  • Other
  • Dormitory
  • Guest House

Participants Travel

Independently or in Groups

Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups of 5-10

Application Process Involves

  • Written Application
  • Letters of Reference
  • Phone/Video Interview
  • In-Person Interview Required
  • In-Person Interview when Feasible
  • Physical Exam/Health Records
  • Transcript
  • Resume
  • Other
  • Online Application
  • Disciplinary Clearance Form

Typically The Application Process Time is

6 working days

Post Services Include

  • Exit Debriefing Abroad
  • Re-Entry Debriefing at Home
  • Alumni Network
  • Job and Internship Network

Kenosis Foundation is a hindu,muslim, christian etc based organization. We do require our participants to be of the same faith. Our volunteers will be involved in religious proselytizing.