CHILD CARE AND TEACHING IN ONE OF TWO CHILD CARE CENTRE ON PHUKET ISLAND IN THAILAND
MAKE A DIFFERENCE:
These Phuket childcare centres were developed as a ‘safe haven’ for vulnerable children during the day whilst their parents or carers are at work and also for the children of Burmese refugees.
TEACH IN CHILD CARE CENTRES: subjects include
– Arts and crafts
– Music, dance and drama
– Bible studies
– Help with the Centre’s daily activities
– Monitor children in the playground
– Teach basic ball skills
– Assist children with brushing teeth, washing hands and faces
– Accompany children and teachers on field trips
– Preparation of kids’ lunches
– Serving food and washing dishes
– Cleaning, sweeping, mopping and dusting
– Assisting with website design, accountancy, computer programming (Linux)
– General DIY including cutting grass and painting
THREE MONTHS MINIMUM PLACEMENT
This charity likes to arrange its volunteers well in advance so early application is needed in order to ensure a placement. They are also very meticulous in their vetting of volunteers as one would expect working with vulnerable children and this can take several weeks for checks and references to be taken out.
EXPERIENCE AND TRAVEL THAILAND:
Based on the beautiful, tropical Island, Phuket, you are in the perfect position to travel the popular Southern Islands and beyond. Just a boat trip away from the popular backpacker spot where ‘The Beach’ is filmed, you will never run out of incredible sights and beaches to see, and experiences to have.
Thailand, a notorious backpacker destination, is the perfect place to live and travel cheaply.
|PRICE DETAILS||WHATS INCLUDED||TO ARRANGE SEPARATELY|
|12 weeks minimum £1,193 to £1,552 depending on hotel||Your teaching placement for the appropriate term length as booked||Flights, insurance, Visa & Vaccinations|
|additional weeks available||Accommodation in simply-furnished, comfortable hotels||Breakfasts and evening meals; all weekend meals; breakfast can be provided at 60 baht per meal, evening dinner can be provided at 200 baht per meal, although it is preferred that volunteers arrange for their own breakfasts and dinners|
|Lunch at the care centres from Monday to Friday||Local transport to and from the centre, transport can be arranged by motor-bike taxi, cost approximately 50 baht per day|
|Internet, electricity and cleaning|