Hello Dear Workawayers
My name is Thon I’m 26 years old married man. My English Class opened in 2019 ( There are three classrooms ) in Nakai district, Khammoune Province Lao PDR which is nearby Namthuen 2 reservoir. The reason why I try to find a volunteer who is interested in English teaching for improving the local teachers like me and students in Nakai. Nakai is one of the rural areas in Laos, but many travelers like making the Thakhek loop traveling ( My class located on the way to the Thakhek Loop). There are the temple, waterfall, orchids path, beautiful reservoir close to our school. I’m trying to make a good English class for local people. Due to the language barrier, it's hard for travelers to talk with the local people and find the location to stay and eat. Come to help them and improve their English for our local area, English teaching by foreigners for the local people is very important. Because foreign can makes them feel confident to speak English with other people next........S
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What you can get from us here is
# You can meet and talk with local students and my family
# Exchange your culture with locals, eat local food and fun with language exchange.
# you will see the lifestyle and you will be excited to help and interact with local people.
We need kind and warming foreigners who can talk with kids student which age about 14 years up to 18 years old. You can guide them making class activities like the game for learning, test English and If you guys have some knowledge about marketing, how to create videos for promoting my class , is very helpful because I would like local people to believe what I do, it is useful for students here. and help me make funny videos for teaching English . You can help me put my school location in google maps and MapsMe, create a meeting point of foreigners in my class and so on. So that foreigners can get easy access to my location.
# Working duration: 1 week or more depends on volunteer's time our hosting time ( both can flexible ).
# Work time: Monday to Friday 17:00 - 20:30
# Day time: free or traveling around the city. .
>>The big required from the volunteer would be personality positive, happy and responsible
This host offers a language exchange
This host has indicated that they are interested in sharing their own language or learning a new language.
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What we can offer for a volunteer
# Accommodation: free one room with two people ( not a couple ) share a bathroom with our house.
# Meal: free, ( whatever we eat together, and food is quite spicy or you can cook and share your traditional food)
#During your time off you can Travelling in orchids path, waterfall, Namthuen 2 reservoir, Thalang village and do the Thakhek loop
# You can meet people from many countries who take the Thakhek Loop
# Sit on the boat go to see beautiful sunset next to the reservoir
There is a local market (morning) and bus station nearby, just take 2 minutes to walk from school
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
This host has indicated that they love having digital nomads stay.
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week