The school was founded in 2014 with a dream of providing a solid option for parents within our local community to consider for giving their children holistic quality education that natures and empowers the learners to reach their fullest potential as collaborative and yet still independent learners without having to travel hundreds of miles.
Are you vibrant, fun loving and are passionate about people, and particularly, young children and early childhood education looking for an equally vibrant, fun loving and passionate *️workaway*️ host?
We are seeking vibrant, loving and passionate people who can help us teach our lovely school children aged 2-12 years fun games, how to read and write, read and tell the children fun stories, music, dance,alternative languages, English, mathematics, science, computer skills, and other any fun, unique and yet useful other skills that may help our children discover themselves, appreciate themselves and push themselves to discover and utilise their full potentials.
You will live with us in our lovely, safe, peaceful and very homely country home that is not far from our school.
We are also a fun loving family, so while with us, we shall be able to visit several communities around, plan some fun activities as a family and you will learn so much from our local and loving African communities full of life, love and simple surprises.
Babysitting and creative play
This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.
We welcome travelers to Pearl of Africa, Uganda.
Uganda is a beautiful country totally gifted by nature. Travelers will learn local culture, meet the most loving people, interact with community, visit our villages, pitch their stories which is platform for the travelers to engage in community services. This will try local cuisines, make some meaningful relationships in this beautiful country with loving people.
They can also visit places of tourist interest on special arrangement since Uganda is richly blessed with Tourist attractions like several National Parks bursting with wild life, mountains, lakes, rivers and beautiful vegetation, Source of the great river Nile, Zip lining, and there are several bars and hang outs which are safe and relaxing, if they are interested
Bottom line: possibility for fun and adventure is assured
We are interested in hosting volunteers to work with our kindergartners and Primary school kids (Age 2 - 13) to teach, train and mentor our young learners and teachers.
Key areas of interest include;
1. Teaching, training and mentoring of kids in any of these areas;
-Basics in any other internationally used languages such as French, German etc
- Basic Science
-soft skills like self awareness, self confidence, interpersonal skills, leadership skills, public speaking, innovation, creativity, critical thinking, problem solving, decisiveness etc
- sports, creative group and individual games
- Dance and Music
- Reading and writing skills
2.Teaching, Training, coaching, mentoring of teaching staff and care givers of good teaching practices for kids aged 2-13
3. Team Building for both Kids and staff
4. En experience of elements some other curriculum used else where around the world to teach kids in the same age bracket
We have a family house with self contained private guestrooms that can be dedicated to our volunteers to use and stay with our family. Our home is in safe and serene location. Transport will be provided from home to work and back home( Family car). Basic Morning breakfast and Lunch will be provided at work and dinner will be served at our family home. They are self contained private guest rooms with separate entry.
Uganda is rich in its natural resources, culture and people and vast numerous tourist activities including the game drives, mountain climbing, zip lining, fishing, natural hot water springs, gorilla tracking etc. Some of the destinations are near and some relatively far off. The good news is several options for transport and safe accommodation are available and can be arranged.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week