Become volunteer

We are working with children who are in extremely poor situations in Benin and West Africa. We work with educators and people who like to work with children to create a better learning environment for all children and also promote quality education in the area.

The volunteers

Will be able to participate actively in the education and training of children aged 7 to 19 years and collaborate with center staff in various recreational activities. In particular, you can help us in organizing educational support activities for teaching English, drawing mathematics, science; computers organizing sports and games. The activities inside the center are workshops with the kids, teaching, creativity, health care, charity work, computer/internet, music and dance, and youth mentorship. We are giving volunteers the opportunity to interact with the local community to learn more about the culture, visit tourist sites like water-falls, mountains, caves, visit our beach and witness our traditional festivals. We welcome you to join us at any time of the year and to bring different ideas and skills which will help us develop our strategies to promote quality education and healthy communities in Benin. Visit us, help us, exchange cultures and enjoy your stay with us.

PLACEMENT LOCATIONS

Abomey-Calavi

TYPES OF SCHOOLS

Kindergarten, primary and junior high school.

AGE OF STUDENTS

7–19

CLASS SIZES

35 – 40

ROLE

Animator and Teacher or teaching assistant (English, French, Geography, Information Technology (IT), Physical Education, Maths), office duties.

REQUIREMENTS

None

EXTRA-CURRICULAR ROLES

Art, Drama, Music, Sports

LENGTH OF PLACEMENT

Minimum 1 weeks - Maximum 24 week

 

Get ready!

Be part of this unforgettable experience!