Program Title (Capital Letters)
Examples: TEACHING DISADVANTAGE CHILDREN IN BOGOTÁ, COLOMBIA / HEALTHCARE FOR DISADVANTAGE PEOPLE IN ZOMBA, MALAWI / EARING CARE FOR DISADVANTAGE PEOPLE IN TLAXIACO, MEXICO.
Choose the Skills that fit with your program
Describe the Program
Example: Assist with teaching English, arts and crafts, music and sports to the underprivileged children at two kindergarten schools in Da Nang city. During the week, volunteers and a Volunteer Vietnam team member will teach approximately 12 hours per week. This involves teaching at two kindergarten schools and teaching English classes to social workers and horticulture students at the Social Support Center. When you are not working in the teaching program, you will be helping out with the other programs, such as the physiotherapy program and healthcare program.
Your Organization Name
About your Organization
Example: Our mission is to connect people with locals in Vietnam, with a long history of operation (founded in 2004) and years of experience in working with international volunteers. Volunteer Vietnam is recognized as one of the biggest volunteer organizations in Vietnam. Their projects aim to reduce poverty and inequalities, through education and sustainable strategies focused on ethical volunteering and social well-being.
Describe the Location
Example: The volunteer program is based in the center of Da Nang, the commercial and educational center of Central Vietnam. Danang is the largest city in the region and fourth-largest city in Vietnam. It also serves as one of the most significant seaports in the central region and is situated in central Vietnam between the capital city Hanoi in the north and Ho Chi Minh City in the south.
What can the volunteer expect
Example: Friendly people to make you feel at home. The Volunteer Vietnam team is well organized and each member has experience in working with volunteers. Volunteers are given a weekly schedule of their teaching times and activities. Volunteers will have a meeting each day with a team member to plan for the next day’s activities and to make lesson plans for teaching. Volunteer Vietnam has many teaching resources on site to help with your lesson planning. If you have experience in teaching, the Volunteer Vietnam team is always eager to hear your ideas.
Describe a Volunteer day
Example: The day starts at 7.30 am with breakfast at the volunteer house. At 8 am you will travel to your work place by car, driven by a Volunteer Vietnam team member. You work from 8:30 am to 10:30 am. You return to the volunteer house for lunch around 11 am. Your lunch time is from 11am to 2 pm. This time is your free time to do whatever you like. At 2 pm you will travel to your work place and finish at 4:30 pm. Dinner is served at the volunteer house at 5 pm. In the evening your time is free. Some options are going out for coffee, going downtown, or getting a massage. The volunteer's weekly work schedule is approximately 5 hours per day from Monday to Thursday and 3 hours on Friday.
Describe the Cultural Activities
Example: Visit Hoi an Ancient Town where you can explore this Heritage Site and at night visit the market in Da Nang to see and eat local food. Visit Da Nang city and the main monuments. A day to take the children, disabled people, and old people for a swim in a pool, visiting a temple or other outdoor activity.
Example: You need to be at least 18 years old for solo application, or 12 years old if you are accompanied by your parents.
Example: Available for all professions and skills. Some experience in the education sector would be excellent, but not required. Passion in providing educational support to children. / Available for Doctors and Nurses or related (Professionals and students). Passion in providing care and support, willing to learn and understand the local perspective.
Example: You need to speak English (basic level).
Example: No restrictions. Global citizens from all over the world are welcome.
Example: Work hours will be around 30 per week on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.
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