Volunteer for the development of supportive projects, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Anything that you can bring, will be very helpful to give opportunities those more in need. Volunteer!!

This volunteer project takes place in an organization that since 1982 takes an active place in social transformation through the process of joint construction of social networks which are articulated by actions and projects created for the common good.
The organization intends its work to optimize the quality of education for children, adolescents and adults, based on the respect of human rights and the democratic principles.
Its participative projects are focused on the search of the resolution of problems that from different aspects, affect the educative quality of children adolescent and adults in Argentina. This action line is carried out from projects directly linked with education and projects aims to situations which affect indirectly the quality of education (malnutrition, socio – economic – enviromental situations, social problems, etc) 

Join this project and make the difference!

 

Summarizing, this project strives to equal educational opportunities for everybody, supporting the tasks of directors, teachers, tutors and coordinators as well as the activities of children, youths and adults, during their learning process. 
Your collaboration on this project is more than appreciated, you can be part of the campaigns that the organization carries out promoting the community participation and their spreading. Two saturdays per month, the organization makes fairs to raise funds for activities. In these fairs, those donations which are in better conditions are sold and the volunteers work is essential there. 
Between other activities, you can also help to promote and spread the organization trough marketing projects, participate in workshops and activities with children with autism. 

Accommodation

Families & Homestays

Our families know, due to their experience, what it means to be a real host. They have received many students from different nationalities, occupations and ages. We will take into consideration your likes and preferences. Living with a local family is the best way to learn their customs, likes, and style while you learn a new language.

Residences & Hostels

If you want to live with several local and foreign students, you can choose to stay in a private or shared room in any of the students' residencies we offer you. Sharing a place with young people from all over the world is a great opportunity to learn about different cultures and make new friends as well as learning about the place in which you are studying.

Private Apartments

A Private Apartment is the best choice to enjoy your privacy and comfort of your own place.

Requirements

Usual Volunteer Tasks

*Latin American students applying for Volunteers in Spain must have a valid EU passport.

  •  Over 18 years old
  •  Be able to adapt to a new life and environment
  •  To be sociable
  •  Maintain a cordial relationship with students
  •  Take the initiative; be organized, systematic and responsible in your work
  • Prepare educational material
  •  Teach English or your mother tongue
  •  Colaborate in campaigns
  •  Setting up handcraft workshops
  •  Giving dance classes
  •  Starting theatre clinics
  •  participate in spreading activities
  •  Arranging football training
  •  Teaching students about your country and its customs
  •  Assist the staff on routine duties

The tasks named above will be arranged with every volunteer according to each one’s skills and special abilities.

Project Hightlights

  • Be part of a non profit organization which promotes equal opportunities, education and respect of human rights.
  • Promote and disseminate the active participation of the society in solidarity actions.
  • Learn about other cultures from the solidarity and the accompanying.
  • Bring your happyness, time, entusiasm and creativity to help those most in need.

Daily Routine

Your day can start early in the morning organizing activities either in the playroom or outside. Lessons take place in different shifts, according to the subject. You can also help with the homework, ussually in the afternoon. You’ll have to be around your students to teach them the benefits of education. It’s great to see them succeed and even better to receive a hug or a thanks note for your efforts and the possitive influence you’re making through your teaching.
 
"As a student at this school I have been very satisfied with everything. I have felt that my Spanish has developed so much in such a short time. My teachers have been fantastic!!! Group classes combined with individual classes are ideal and make a difference. The school atmosphere is wonderful and everyone is so helpful here, all of which make attending classes a real pleasure. Thank you!"
Kathy L.
German, 29 years old
"This is the second time I come to Argentina and I love it! The School’s facilities are very good, we have internet access and a lot of things. The best things about these courses is that teachers and staff help you make of this a wonderful experience. Come and see it for yourself!"
Alice R.
Brazilian, 22 years old
"My experience in Buenos Aires was great. The teachers are well trained for each level. I liked the activities that the school offered. During my 4 weeks studying Spanish I received a lot of amazing touristic spots info and another info to get advantage of my stay in the country."
Ricardo C.
Brazilian, 18 years old
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