Help as a classroom assistant for poor rural students in Fatehgarh, Panjtoor, India



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    Myself Jatinder, have been working as a teacher for many years. I am permanent resident of New Zealand and also done my teacher training course from AUT. I am running a society for aiding poor and rural students. I have started this society to develop slum and rural areas from every aspect as education, culture etc. It is situated at Fatehgarh Panjtoor. It is not very far from bird sanctuary(Harike Patten).Our society organize many awareness camp, seminar and training program for far off areas. Lot of our institute students are on full or partial scholarship. We are looking for the volunteer who can associated with us to help the backward areas. Workawayer Daria from Siberia has joined us.Dr . Roland Sookias Famous Paleontologist was with us in september along with Karina from nz.In October we had Patrycja ,Asha ,pierre Yakub ,Ashish from Poland.wokawyers Caroline and florent from France were staying with us in January.In April we had Shaggy and Elenora from itly and Catalina from Columbia with us.In May Kristal from Australia is staying with us.2 018,lola and Tom from UKwere with us.In May, we have Anna Raquel from Portugal.July Lissandra from states ,in August Saxon and Holi from Australia and Errol from Taiwan ,Rakhi from Maharashtra were with us. In September we have Alex from Quebec Canada So u are also welcome

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    Babysitting and creative play
    Elderly Companionship
    General Maintenance
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Farmstay help
    Help with Eco Projects
    Help around the house
    Charity Work
    Language practice
    Art Projects
    Help with Computers/ Internet

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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

  • UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN goals
    No poverty
    Zero hunger
    Good health and well-being
    Quality education
    Gender equality
    Clean water and sanitation
    Affordable and clean energy
    Decent work and economic growth
    Industries, innovation and infrastructure
    Reduce inequality
    Sustainable cities and communities
    Responsible consumption and production
    Climate action
    Life below water
    Life on land
    Peace, justice and strong institutions
    Partnerships for the goals
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Visitor can also get experience with sewing, boutique and free entertainment classes. you can choose between the different jobs,according to your interests. Our aim is to bring meaningful value to future of rural and slum communities by helping them to implement different skills and techniques for self sustainable future.Visitors can also enjoy the cultural activities and participate in them which help in exploring our culture, traditions and customs.

  • Help


    We are looking for volunteers who want to learn how to communicate and tackle children of the age from 6 to 15 and how to work with teenagers. We are looking for volunteers who spend 15-30 minutes with every class. We encourage volunteers to bring along props, tools , pictures or a short practical activity to perform with the children to make them perfect in such activities. Our organization will support you in the classroom(alongside the teacher) and will fully explain you on the phone beforehand.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent

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    This host has indicated that they are interested in sharing their own language or learning a new language.
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  • Accommodation


    We are providing free accommodation to each volunteer along with internet connection. We also provide meal as fruits, vegetable and also non-vegetarian food. There is always a possibility to heat the food or go for a menu to a restaurant.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Volunteers will get travel card for public transport, all costs connected to work will be covered. We also provide the free tour to Golden temple(Amritsar) along with some other sites such as Harike Patten(Bird sanctuary) in their leisure time. it is the largest wetland of northen india in the Tarn Taran sahib and some historical place as well.

  • 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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Host ref number: 555227893869