Contribute towards the personal development of local young people as a classroom assistant in Alabuga, Russia



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  • Description


    The mission of our school is to nurture competitive, happy, confident, critically thinking and risk-taking global citizens, who are time ready and match local and global technological challenges. We prepare specialists for the future. Therefore, we implement STEM education programs accepted on a worldwide basis (science, technology, engineering, math) from an early age (age of our students is from 3 to 12).
    English is the language of instruction at AIS for all classes.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Babysitting and creative play
    Language practice
    Art Projects

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    • Personal development.
    • Opportunity to build up portfolio experience.
    • Opportunity to help in and learn about the subjects in-depth and lead scientific/research work.
    • The chance to contribute towards the personal development of young people from Yelabuga.
    • Expenses including accommodation, subsistence, travel, and visa will be included.
    • Reimbursement of public transport costs incurred by the volunteer upon submission of receipts.

  • Help


    Overview and tasks of the Volunteer Role
    • Collaboration with teaching staff on curriculum enrichment.
    • Activities after lessons / cross-curricular activities.
    • Helping with individual groups of children.
    • School visits/trips.
    • Reading clubs for children.
    • Supporting staff in their daily duties.
    • Assisting practically during events in the school eg assemblies/school play/performances/camps.
    • Assisting teaching staff in leading projects based on Math, Robotics, Engineering, Biology/Chemistry, Biotechnology, Critical thinking, Design Thinking, Emotional Intelligence both for AIS and Yelabuga town students.
    • Keeping blogs, taking part in global communication and networking.
    • Serving as a guest speaker in educational institutions in the town of Yelabuga.

    Skills, Experience & Qualities Required
    • Ability to relate well to young people.
    • The proficiency level of English.
    • Professional and welcoming manner.
    • Commitment to the ethos of volunteering and community initiatives.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Russian: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    One-room apartment in the House of Specialists in fron of the school. You'll be provided with a well-equipped kitchen, bathroom, etc. On the territory of the school and the House of Specialists, there is free Wi-Fi available.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    During your free time, you can go sightseeing in Yelabuga and neighbor cities, attend the gym or go swimming.

  • 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

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week

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