Jacques & Paola

From: Brazil & Bolivia

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    Account Type

    Couple account

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    Travelling to

    Cambodia, China, India, Indonesia, Lebanon, Malaysia, Nepal, Philippines, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, Vietnam

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    Travel dates

    28/12/2016 - 01/01/2020

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  • Description

    We are a happy and adventurous couple with a simple life....
    Somethings that represent our spirit: we love trekking, camping, traveling, animals and landscapes.
    Music of all kind (rock, jazz, blues, electronic, world music), we can't live without music, art and culture. We love people, museums, theater, movies, documentary... cooking different foods and live a sustainable life, we love to know other cultures, new people, tradition and work with them...

    Jacques is a enthusiastic backpacker and completely crazy for camping, hiking and mountains...
    He has more than 15 years of experience teaching children and adults in NGOs. High skilled in education, Jacques has Bachelor of Education with major in TESOL, Advanced Certificate in TESOL, Portuguese and Spanish, TEFL Cambridge English Certificate: Scholar level 5 140 hours, GSE2x - Leaders of Learning - HarvardX by Harvard University,Teaching Skills for Educators, Motivating Students to Learn and Managing Safety and Health in School Certificates (international) and Blended Learning: Personalizing Education for Students - by New Teacher Center, Silicon Schools Fund & Clayton Christensen Institute.
    He also has large knowledge about Maintenance Management, Health and Safety in workplace and experience training internal fire brigade teams in small facilities.

    Paola also loves the nature, trekking, camping and all animals...... She is a high skilled graphic designer (+ than 12 years of experience in 7 countries) and illustrator. She has large knowledge about cinema (her father and grandfather are filmmakers in South America) and she is Professional Photographer. She loves art, music and travel.... She worked in audio edition to 7 languages in Angola and also have more than 15 years of experience teaching children and adults in NGOs (Spanish, Portuguese, Art and English)
    She has Degree in Arts and Graphic Design and TEFL Cambridge English Certificate: Scholar level 5 140 hours.

    We have been working as volunteer more then 11 years in South America and Africa... and love know different cultures, people and lands..... and make adventures of all kind...
    Together we traveled through South America, Turkey, Africa and now we are living in China.
    Here we are teaching children in Spanish, English and Art classes. Both are ESL kindergarten teachers in China and we have been teaching kids from 2 to 6 years old (1 to 1 and classes with 30 kids) and also teenagers.

    We are very excited about the opportunity to make part of your family or project and share experience....

  • Type of help

    Babysitting / child care
    Cooking / shopping
    Help in the house
    Helping with Tourists
    Language practice
    Art project

  • What skills do you have?

    We have more than 10 year of volunteer experience in South America and Africa Teaching and Tutoring adults and children.
    We have good English proficiency and Spanish/ Portuguese fluency.
    Both are ESL kindergarten teachers in China.
    We have experience in maintenance manager and in Graphic Designer ( + 11 years of experience), professional photographer, audio editor and cinema. We have a lot of experience with decoration and art design.

    Please visit our page on Facebook for art samples. Look for: @artchamuchino

  • Languages spoken

    Portugues, Spanish and English

  • Age

    36 & 31

  • Nationality

    Brazil and Bolivia

  • What else ...

    We worked in Cape Town ( South Africa ), Yalova, Alanya and Bodrum (Turkey) with Art, illustrations, decoration projects and children care in a beautiful Waldorf kindergarten. In China we are teaching English in different kindergartens plus Art and Spanish as private teachers. Please visit our page on Facebook for art samples. Look for: @artchamuchino.

  • Some more information

    • Smoker

    • Driver's licence

    • Allergies
      YEs! Allergic to bad mood and who don't loves other people, animals and the nature : )

    • Special dietary requirements
      Paola is vegetarian and I am almost- vegetarian ( I eat fish yet)


My Photo Album

Angola, Africa
Pet care or fighting with a cat in La Paz, Bolivia
Volunteer work ( teaching ) in Angola, Africa
Art Project in an Hostel in Cape Town, South Africa
Art Project in an Hostel in Cape Town, South Africa
Art Project and farm work in Yalova, Turkey.
Helping in a Waldorf Kindergarten in Turkey
Painting and decoration in Waldorf kindergarten (Turkey)