Looking for English speaking volunteers to teach in our language center in Kompong Cham, Cambodia

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  • Description

    Description

    Hello, My name's Eanghai. I'm Khmer. I'm 35 and I'm a teacher of English at my own language center at my home. I'm married and have two daughters, Siev Mey, 10 and Liev Yee, 8. My wife's name is Srey Oun. She's 30 and she's a house wife and also has a small shop to sell snack.

    My center is small, it's got 3 small rooms and we currently have about 100 students and 2 teachers.
    I have been running the school since 2007. Our School is located in Prey Chhor District, Kampong Cham Province, Cambodia about 32km from Kampong Cham Town to the west (in the countryside).

    The vision of our school is to help general students, the poor students and the orphaned ones to improve their English in life skill. We're getting more poor children and teenagers wants to learn English. So we need English speaking volunteers to visit our Center to help us with teaching English to children and teenagers. Therefore we need more volunteers to them us. We will provide accommodation and local food. We kindly invite you to stay with us and with the other volunteers. If you are interested please contact us Thanks you!!!!

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Language practice
    Teaching

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    As a volunteer, your free time is on your own. There are some resorts nearby. We are located about 6 kilometers from Toek Chha resort. It's accessible by local tuk-tuk or motor-taxi for about 1$ one way. We suggest you do your research on Cambodia - it has a rich cultural heritage and the people are friendly and welcoming. We hope that you will come and join us in order to make a difference and make the lives of others better.

  • Help

    Help

    Therefore, the school is looking for more volunteers to join and be parts of us to impact on Cambodian students in our district. The volunteers can share about experience, culture, teaching English, workshop and so on. The students here are adorable, very friendly, and they also like to communicate with the foreigners or tourist, as well. Each volunteer will be required to teach a maximum of 3 hours per day from Monday to Friday.
    Type of help
    Teaching
    Language practice
    Art project (If possible)
    Other

    Schedules: (Monday - Friday)
    Part Time
    -11:00 pm – 12:00 pm
    -12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
    or
    - 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
    - 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

    It's required for volunteers to commit to stay with us at least a month or more. The first time you arrive here, you might apply for a tourist visa but you can apply for a business visa if you wish to stay longer.

    TEACHING ENGLISH:
    KIDS: No teaching experience is required, just a good at English speaking and enthusiasm to help the kids. You just follow the school curriculum. You can include playing educational games, role-playing, drawing simple pictures, taking part in social and cultural activities, and any other ideas you have in order to teach to help them more effectively in their English usage. There are books and some materials available to follow from the school.

    ADULTS: The volunteers can teach the students English and help with the practice. There is a textbook for you to follow, but you also can help with:
    - Correcting the students' pronunciation
    - Reading skill
    - Public speaking
    - Guide them to discuss something in group and share the ideas to each other.
    - Educational Game
    - Workshop with the students

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Khmer: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    HOURS OF VOLUNTEERING:
    We ask our volunteers to help for 3 or 4 hours per day from Monday to Friday, so there's plenty of free time and every weekend to do something whatever you prefer.

    ACCOMMODATION:
    You will stay in our house with us. We're going to offer private room(s)

    FOOD OR ALLOWANCE:
    You going to be provided breakfast, lunch and dinner. You can try different kinds of Cambodian food. Volunteers even can buy food at a local market which is only a short walk away, and cook themselves.
    INTERNET:
    There is internet available 24 hours a day at the school. For mobile data, local SIM cards are cheap and easy to use and available everywhere.

    GETTING HERE:
    Our school- in Nak ta sneng village, is located in the Boeng Nay commune, in the Prey chhor district.
    Volunteers need to send us a message and tell us the exact date of arrival and the amount of time (Days, Weeks, Months) you are able to stay with us. You can work with us with either a tourist or an economic visa. In Cambodia, the visa is very easy to extend. We could pick you up from Skun market circle, which is about 1 hour from Phnom Penh airport. We can also pick you up from the airport, if you need. In any case, please tell us your email address or phone number, as it is easier for making contact.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    The volunteers will enjoy so much in Cambodia. You will know the new things such as culture, the way of living, and new places in Cambodia. There are many beautiful places in Phnom Penh which is the capital city in Cambodia. On the weekend, you might have a sightseeing at the river side which is very fresh and more people like to visit there in the evening and also in front of Royal Palace and another wonderful places in the city. Furthermore, some students will invite you to their home to have meal with their family or they might invite you to eat out on the weekend as well.

    Moreover, you will gain your experience, and there are many new things to learn from everybody and surely we can learn from each other. We all can share what we know or have such as experience, skills, belief, and so on. We love each other as one family. We laugh, we create the souvenirs and beautiful memory with the people in Cambodia.

    As a volunteer, your free time is on your own. There are some resorts nearby. We are located about 6 kilometers from Toek Chha resort. It's accessible by local tuk-tuk or motor-taxi for about 2 $ one way. We suggest you do your research on Cambodia - it has a rich cultural heritage and the people are friendly and welcoming. We hope that you will come and join us in order to make a difference and make the lives of others better.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    Maximum 3 hours a day, 5 days a week




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