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Kindergarten Teaching in Vietnam
Kindergarten Teaching in Vietnam

Kindergarten Teaching in Vietnam

Play games, sing songs and teach basic English.
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    Overview

    This local kindergarten can really use your help with the day to day tasks required to service local children from ages 3 to 6 years old. You will work at a well organized and nicely run kindergarten in one of the 4 classrooms available and assist the teaching staff. Most classes have between 10-15 children.

    In the morning you will pick the kids up, play some games and maybe sing some songs in the school yard and then you will lead them to their classroom. Once they are settled in, you can engage with the children with different learning activities that may include teaching English and helping them practice writing in their notebooks. You can even use other creative and fun ways to help them learn basic tasks through songs, dance or games.

    At lunchtime you will help with bringing out the food, helping the children and cleaning up the eating area. After the meal is complete, you will help put the children down for a nap.

    The afternoon activities of fun and learning will begin at 14:00 once the children have awakened and will continue until the day is over at 17:00 when they are returned to their parents. Weather permitting, some of these activities may take place outside, so children have space to run and play.

    Objectives

    • Gain valuable experience caring for local kindergarten aged children
    • Gain insight into the local work ethic and culture, through interactions with local staff
    • Provide an extra set of hands and eyes to local teachers

    Impact

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    Location

    Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam
    Ho Chi Minh City, commonly known as Saigon, is located in the southeastern region of Vietnam and is the country’s largest city. During your stay, you will be living in a dorm on college campus right in the center of the city.
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    Itinerary

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      Saturday/Sunday - Arrival
      Arrive at SGN (Tan Son Nhat International Airport) on Saturday or Sunday between 06:00 - 22:00 to be met upon landing by our team. Flight arrivals after 22:00 will incur an additional fee for pickup. Saturday arrivals need to book one extra night at our accommodation.
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      Monday - Friday
      • Breakfast
      • Morning session 7:30 - 11:30 engage in creative learning activities with children
      • Prepare children and eating area for lunch
      • Help with cleanup and put children down for a nap.
      • Lunch
      • Afternoon session 14:00 - 17:00 engage in creative learning activities with children
      • Dinner
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      Saturday - Departure
      Leave the accommodation Saturday morning. Take a taxi to the airport (30 mins) for earliest flights Saturday midday
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    Inclusions

    • Shared Accomodation
    • All meals included
    • Free beverages
    • Wifi in public areas
    • Arrival Transfer
    • Departure Transfer
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    Options

    • Extra night accomodation (before experience)$60
    • Extra night accomodation (after experience)$60
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    More Information

    Requirements

    • minimum age16
    • minimum english levelIntermediate
    • CRB RequiredOn signup
    • passport copy requiredNo
    • resume copy requiredYes
    Other Requirements
    • Modest clothing, nothing short or sheer. Pants or long skirts, shirts must cover shoulders.
    • Ball

    You are more than welcome to bring teaching materials/resources such as:

    • Interesting board games
    • Books/Comics
    • Musical instruments
    • Worksheets
    • Cultural items of interest
    • And anything else you think will help!

    Food

    Basic Vietnamese meals are provided on campus. Food include some western dishes such as sandwiches, spaghetti and bread.

    Accommodation

    The accommodation is located on a campus in a college dorm. As such, it follows certain campus rules such as a night curfew.

    We also have a room reserved as an “office”, where you can go to if you want some peace and quiet. We have books and magazines available here for you to borrow.

    There is the nice local café next to our dorm. A beautiful and peaceful place where you can enjoy fresh juices, snacks etc..

    Cancellation Policy

    Bookings can be amended and cancelled 30 days before the program start date without any costs. Bookings that are cancelled less than 30 days before the program start date will be charged the first week of the booking.

Kindergarten Teaching

CategoryTeaching
Stylebackpacker
AvailabilityOpen
Price per person$350/week
Minimum Duration1 week

Contact us for availability and further information.

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