Location: A Coruña, Spain
Project dates: 1 September 2015 – 30 June 2016
Duration: 10 months
Applicants: at the age between 18-30 years
Application deadline: 26 April 2015
Hosting institution: Primary School, A Coruña
Primary school is looking for volunteers interested in contribution to language project in the area of early childhood and primary education. First includes to propose activities, to organize activity sequences, to prepare the materials and helping with activities as assemblies (dialogues development of different areas of expertise), storytelling, lunch, patio, free game space. Other activities are for example participation in animation games or free talk started by children, organizing workshops with various topics (logical-mathematical, literacy, motor skills/body language, plastic, symbolic play, ICT, experimentation). Primary education and it´s support consists of participation in the classroom, linguistic area or as language assistant; supporting the pupils during the sessions; creating subgroups within the classroom which can work individually with the assistant to improve pronunciation and conversational skills; preparation of group presentations.
The 90% of travel expenses will be reimbursed; accommodation and meals are provided by the host organization, volunteers will also receive pocket money monthly.
Candidates applying for this position should meet following requirements:
– be avaliable for the whole duration of the volunteering period and pre-departure training;
– interest in the work with children and youth;
– open minded, communicative, flexible and creative personality able to work in team;
– native/very good knowledge of English language, communicative Spanish a plus.
For candidature for this project please fill in the formular stated below including your CV with photo and motivation letter, all in English language, up to the 26 April.
Incomplete applications cannot be considered.