English and German Teaching and living in Beautiful Kyrgyzstan in Kara-Balta

  • Kyrgyzstan
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  • Last activity: 24/01/2023




  • Description


    Hello,my name is Lena, I am a teacher of English language in Kyrgyzstan!!!our centre has been working about 10 years, we have a friendly team of 5 teachers. Along with English we also teach Chinese, German and Turkish to our students so if you speak any of these languages we will be more than happy to host you! We are in Kara Bolta which is a small town of Kyrgyztan and close to some beautiful nature of rivers and mountains. ))) I live alone.I will provide you with basic accommodation a short walk to our language school and local traditional food, as well as western food!)). I speak English very well and will be happy sharing my knowledge of this great country with very interesting history. We can cook together And teach you Russian language.
    We ask in return that you help at our language centre to teach English (or your other chosen language) to our local students. The classes are 4 times a week from Monday till Thursday for about 3 hours (no more than 4 hours) so on Friday, Saturday and Sunday you can travel and see our beautiful country))))

    We look forward to hosting you and exchanging our culture and stories ))
    See you.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Language practice
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities
    Kyrgyzstan – is a country located in Central Asia. Landlocked and mountainous, Kyrgyzstan is bordered by Kazakhstan to the north, Uzbekistan to the west, Tajikistan to the southwest and China to the east. Its capital and largest city is Bishkek.
    The official language, Kyrgyz, is closely related to the other Turkic languages; however, the country is under a strong cultural influence from Russia and is rather Russified. The majority of the population (64%) are nondenominational Muslims.
    Kyrgyzstan is a member of the Commonwealth of Independent States, the Eurasian Economic Community, the Collective Security Treaty Organization, the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation, the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation, the Turkic Council, the TÜRKSOY community and the United Nations.

    Living with our family you will be able to learn about our country traditional cuisine and Russian lessons for free.

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  • Help


    Help teaching English in Kyrgyzstan!!!!!
    Our students need a help in studying English language and to have an opportunity of learning English and talking clubs with foreigners!!! The lessons will be free but in exchange we will give you food an accommodation and an opportunity to learn Russian language.Our language center is situated in Kara-Balta. It is a small town close to Bishkek. Bishkek is the capital of Kyrgyzstan.You are welcome to share your language skills with our students !!!! Our students between 16- 27 years old, they would like to improve their language skills in order to get opportunities concerning jobs and further education.

    So our center has been working about 10 years we have a friendly team of teachers also we have beautiful nature here)))
    If you want to come we can suggest you the roof (an accommodation)food and studying Russian language in exchange of your English teaching in our center for 4 times a week from Monday till Thursday inclusive.You will work as assistance, we have a lot of books and teaching materials so you will have enough time to travel and explore our beautiful nature surrounding us and of course our traditional Kyrgyz food!!!!!!

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent

    This host offers a language exchange
    This host has indicated that they are interested in sharing their own language or learning a new language.
    You can contact them directly for more information.

  • Accommodation


    I live in a flat you will have a big room,there is comfortable bed wardrobe ,TV, free internet and everything you need,my apartment is very cosy!!!

    You will have breakfast lunch and dinner

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Local transport is available to the house.Getting around is cheap for foreigners. It takes one hour to get to Bishkek so if you want you can go with us and see the sights also you can meet and make friends with another volunteers in the capital area

  • 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?


  • ...

    Hours expected

    Maximum 5 hours a day, 4 days a week

Host ref number: 229692555138

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