Help me teaching English to the children of my village and discover real Javanese hospitality in Temanggung, Indonesia

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  • Description

    Description

    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.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    Building
    Cooking / shopping
    Farmstay
    Help with Eco project
    Help in the house
    Charity work
    Language practice
    Art project
    Teaching

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    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.

  • Help

    Help

    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.

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    Indonesia, Java and English

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    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.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    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.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    One

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week

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