My name is Gideon
Now, I work as a cameramen in a local television, near my house. Beside that, I'm active in social organisation based on education especially for kids.
I start it an English community based education at my village specially for kids/children. Indeed, I think that improving their English skills could help the child for their future job and also develop my village.
My village is between two mountains, Sumbing and Sindoro. We have beautiful scenery. Mostly we plants tobacco and coffee. We produce great quality of tobacco as well as coffee.
That's is me, tobacco, coffee and English based community education that I want to share with.
Cooking / shopping
Help with Eco project
Help in the house
Here you can get more experiences. Knowing peoples and culture. You can learn about life, villagers life style. You can learn about Javanese culture, such as dance, language, gamelan music (traditional music), our myth, Javanese essence of life (Kejawen). Farming, specially coffee, tobacco, chili, corn, and many more.
I'm also cameraman for Temanggung TV, so I would probably bring you one or two times at my work to show you how our local TV is working.
We need you who can teach English for the people in my place (village). We need someone who love to a children and hopefully can blend with them because most of our 'student' will be a children.
Indonesia, Java and English
For accommodation, you can stay at my house. I have 1 room empty.
For reach market from my home we need 15 minutes by motorcycle.
I can provide the meals 3 times a day with a Javanese meals or traditional food.
You can take the flight to Yogyakarta. And then take a bus to Magelang, the nearest city from Temanggung. And then I pick you up in Magelang.
There is no wifi in the village, but you can have internet with the sim card data.
I have a lot experiences with volunteers. My English teacher is an workaway members to. So if he have guest, sometimes I accompany the guest. Travelling or go somewhere.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week
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