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Teaching at a preschool in Surabaya/Sidoarjo, Indonesia

  • Indonesia
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  • Last activity: 28 Nov 2023



 Min stay requested: at least 2 weeks



  • Description


    We have three playgroup and kindergarten schools and one elementary school in wonderfully diverse Surabaya and Sidoarjo, Indonesia. Our playgroup kindergarten school (Peek A Boo) teach children from 18th months up to six years of age in a fun and caring environment. Our Elementary/ Primary School (Vision School) teach children from six years up to 12 years. All of our schools are national schools all children learn English starting from playgroup. We believe in a multicultural and diverse education system including all races and religions.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Babysitting and creative play
    Language practice
    Art Projects
    Help with Computers/ Internet
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    As a volunteer with us you will benefit from meeting with a great group of people and adorable children. Learn about the education system here in Indonesia see a typical school day for local children, try some local foods, improve your language skills, and your knowledge about Indonesia’s amazing people and culture.

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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

  • Help


    We are looking for native English speakers to help teach our children about different cultures from different countries around the world.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    We provide free accommodation at our boarding house with private bedroom, kitchen with cooking facilities, and bathroom. The boarding house is near the schools, and within 10-minute walking distance of many shops, restaurants, local coffee shops and an outdoor swimming pool and gymnasium. Surabaya city and airport is only thirty minutes away by taxi with a lot of fantastic tourist places including shopping malls, restaurant’s, parks, nightlife, museums any many more.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Surabaya the second biggest city in Indonesia on East Java island is driving distance from a variety of wonderful tourist attractions. Bromo an active volcano which is famous for its breathing views, Madura Island with many beautiful beaches, Semeru the highest mountain in East Java, Malang which has many beaches, rivers, mountains, hot springs, and local tea fields. Surabaya train station and airport is only 30 minutes from our school. Waru train station is only 10 minutes from the school and has external connections to other train stations around Java including Yogyakarta which has Borobudur temple which is the biggest Hindu temple in the world.

  • 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

    5 hours a day, max 25 hours a week

Host ref number: 777879456722

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