Discover life and help teach English in Lakxao, Laos

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Laos

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    10/01/2022

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 Min stay requested: 1 week or less

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  • Description

    Description

    My English Class was established in 2016 in Lakxao, Bolikhamxay Province Lao PDR which is near by the Vietnamese border. The reason why I am here is to find a volunteer who is interested in English teaching for the local students in Lakxao, As I mentioned Lakxao is one of rural area in Laos, but many travellers like making a roop travellings. Due to the language barrier, it's hard for them to talk with the local people and find the location to eat and stay. To help them and improve our local area, English teaching by the foreigners for the local people is very important. Therefore we really need a foreign volunteer to help us as many as possible.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Art Projects
    Language practice
    Teaching
    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    Farmstay help
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance
    Help with Computers/ Internet

  • 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

    What you can get from us here is
    => You can meet and talk with local students in Laos
    =>Travelling in a spectacular mountain, cool spring as well as the hot spring
    => Exchange your culture with locals, eat local food and fun with language exchange.

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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

  • Help

    Help

    We need kind and warming foreigners who can talk with kids student which their age about 10 years up to 18 years old. What you can help us is just practice English with them, prepare your mini lecture or tell them about your experience and talk with them as much as you can. Moreover, You can guide them making class activities like drawing pictures or painting. If you guys have some knowledge about marketing, promoting my class online, is very helpful because I would like to make it as a wild known location. For example, you can help me put it in google maps or Maps. Me, create a meeting point of foreigners in my class and so on. So that foreigners can get easily access to my location. Additionally, Web designer is still needed, because the class teaching and learning materials can be organized and provided for students on internet.
    => Working duration: 1 week or more depends on volunteer's time our hosting time ( both can negotiate). The reason we host in short time, is due to the local authorities regulations since they do not allow the foreigners staying in household more than a week but this depends on some occasions like some important days in Laos
    => Work time: Monday to Friday 16:00- 20:00
    => Day time: free or travelling around the city.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent
    Lao: Fluent
    Thai: Fluent

    This host offers a language exchange
    This host has indicated that they are interested in sharing their own language or learning a new language.
    You can contact them directly for more information.

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    What we can offer for a volunteer
    => Accommodation: free one room with two people.
    => Meal: free, ( what ever we have, we eat together, or you may cook and share your traditional food)

  • 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?

    Two

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    Hours expected

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

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Host ref number: 979372121433