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Teaching English Ghana

Program Duration

5-8 Week, 9-12 Week, 3-6 Month, 7-12 Month


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- Minimum age 21 yrs. Mature Volunteers very welcome.
- There are no specific skills required to participate on this program however teaching experience is a requirement. If possible a TEFL course is recommended, though not mandatory.
- If you have limited teaching experience, it is recommended that you visit a primary school in your home country before you depart.
- The greatest attribute you can posses is flexibility and a willingness to get involved.
- 24 hour support is provided by our local partner.
- International volunteers are welcome


  • English

Cost in US$:

From 191 USD per week

Cost Includes:

  • Food
  • Housing
  • In-country orientation/Training
  • In-country staff support
  • Pre-departure orientation/Training
  • Written materials pre-departure

Program Fees Include:

1 - Besease School
You will be staying in a building on the edge of the main square just slightly away from the hubbub. It has three locked bedrooms plus a shower, toilet and kitchen. The house has running water and electricity, though power cuts are frequent. There is a small courtyard and a shaded area with mosquito netting for you to while away those warm summer evenings.

2 - Brenu School
Accommodation is provided in a local guesthouse approximately 800m from the school. The guesthouse provides basic and clean rooms, flushing toilets, showers and a shared kitchen. Private rooms are available on request.
The guesthouse also provides 3 meals a day. Typical breakfast consists of omelettes, toast and cereals; staple foods such as rice, yams and pasta make up the evening meals. This can be discussed with Esther on your arrival

Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Childcare & Children
  • Community Centers
  • Community Development
  • Education
  • English Teaching
  • Social Work
  • Teaching

This Program is open to

American, European, Canadian, Australian and Kiwi Participants.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Group living

Participants Travel


Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application
  • Other
  • Phone/Video Interview

Typically The Application Process Time is

48 hours