Looking for teachers to volunteer at a local school in Madhugiri town in South India



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 Min stay requested: 1 month or more

  • Description


    The school is run through a charitable trust, which was established in the year 2000. Our new venture is residential school which currently has around 300 students out of which around 30 students stay in the campus. Indian education system has not evolved much over the years and we at our school are striving hard to provide international level of education for our students in this small town.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Charity Work
    Language practice
    Help with Computers/ Internet

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    The School is located in Madhugiri (Tumkur District), a small town in Karnataka. Our school is located in the foot of hills and is surrounded by beautiful scenery. Our institution is also in the premises of Asia's second largest monolith and is a perfect location to chose if you have keen interest in trekking. Madhugiri is also a town which has rich history and our fort tells the tale. It is a perfect place for workwayers if you are looking to experience the local food and local lifestyle amidst villages, farms and agricultural lands in southern part of India.

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

    This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.

  • Help


    Our School are looking for volunteers who can bring in the international teaching methodologies to a local school like ours.
    Workawayers who are proficient in any foreign languages (other than English) and also who can help us adapt innovative teaching techniques are highly desired. We are looking forward to have cultural exchange with the workawayers who visit, which in-turn would help broaden the spectrum of learning for our students.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Hindi: Fluent
    Kannada: Fluent
    Telugu: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    Workawayers will be provided free accommodation for as long as they wish to stay in teacher's quarters of our institution. Our accommodation includes big rooms which can easily accommodate up to 6 people. The institution also has a swimming pool which can be available for travelers after hours of school.
    Other facilities available are: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and snacks, traveling facility to move from town to institution. Free internet facility can also be provided.
    All meals are usually vegetarian food. However non vegetarian meals will be provided on Sundays.
    NOTE: We can also arrange an induction stove in case you would like to cook your own food.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Madhugiri is also very close to major cities like Bangalore and Mysore. It also has good public transportation facility to move from city to town. Local transportation facility can be arranged by institution. For more details about the town check the wikepedia link :

    We request travellers to have a formal attire while they are volunteering and also people who abide to Indian traditional values will be highly appreciated.

    We hope to learn and exchange knowledge and values and benefit from your stay.

  • 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 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week

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