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Darjeeling Community & Teaching Volunteers
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Darjeeling Community & Teaching Volunteers

Causes

  • Childcare & Children
  • Community Development
  • Counseling
  • Education
  • English Teaching
  • Grassroots Organization

Program Duration

2-4 Weeks, 5-8 Weeks, 9-12 Weeks, 3-6 Months

Year(s) Offered

any Saturday throughout the year

Participation Guidelines

Worldwide Participants.

Cost in USD per week

Contact Provider for Cost Details

Program Includes:

What is included:
- Airport pickup and drop-off
- Support from long-term experienced staff in India
- Welcome meeting and all necessary orientation
- All necessary project equipment and materials (however any items you wish to bring/donate e.g. teaching materials are gratefully received)
- 24-hour in-country support
- Safe and basic accommodation in a local homestay, including 3 home cooked meals and tea every day
- Pre-departure support from WorkingAbroad

What’s Not Included:
- Flights to and from Bagdogra Airport
- Medical and travel insurance
- Visa costs (varies depending on your nationality, but usually around £100)
- Personal expenses
- Extra local excursions/tourist activities you may wish to join during your free time in the surrounding region (trekking, tours, etc.), although we can advise you on this
- Transportation to your project location(s). Most project locations are within walking distance of the homestays, otherwise volunteers can take a short taxi ride

Accommodation Options

  • Home-stays

Salary & Compensation

none

Experience Required

No.

Qualifications

- Should be 18 years or older
- Speak fluent English
- All nationalities are welcome
- No specific skills or qualifications necessary; however, any skills (such as teaching qualifications or experience of working with children) will be useful for the project
- Self-motivated, calm, and independent
- Willing to help out with a range of different projects and activities when required
- Flexible, patient, or adaptable

Minimum Education

High School

Application Procedures

  • Online Application