Today, around 30% of Ghana’s population doesn’t have access to education.
Also 31% of children under 5 years old are suffering chronic malnutrition and growth problems
You will support a team of teachers, involving yourself with the students and helping with the ones with special needs. Also, you will impart them classes according to the school pensum. You have to be proactive and introduce dynamic education methods that help students learn in a fun, but also effective way.
You will be around children doing playful and sporty activities so they can improve their qualities and also to encourage their abilities to overcome them. We help them while they eat and shower the little babies. We like to involve ourselves in restoration activities, painting and renovating the orphanage structure. Our goal is that the kids can have a better home!
You will support the nursing area, involving yourself in tasks. Apart from this you will get to treat patients and follow their improvements. You will help with the nursing material, keeping it in proper conditions for interventions, supporting doctors and the space around.
As a coach you will be promoting sport activities, involving yourself in monitoring different exercises. Your role will establish various training routines, according to every kind of sport.
Between your functions you will have to manage and form teams to do a very fun championship during the summer!
Geography: Ghana is a country located along the Gulf of Guinea and Atlantic Ocean, in the subregion of West Africa. In the beginning Ghana was called “British Gold Coast” because, It became independent of the United Kingdom on 1957 turning into a democracy. Ghana’s capital is Accra and three million people live in there. Accra is located in the south.
Population: Ghana’s population is around 24 million people and among them there is a great variety of ethnic groups. Ghanaians take pride in being the friendliest in Africa; They will welcome you with a smile, open arms and a heart in your hand.
Language: Ghana is an english speaking country, however there are a variety of dialects among the population.
Religion: Ghana is a largely Christian country, although a sizable Muslim minority exists. Traditional beliefs are also practiced.
Weather: There only two seasons in Ghana. Humidity season last from march until september and heavy rains remain in undefying periods of time. The dry season last from octobre until february, temperatures can be very high.
The volunteer managements cost 250 € apart from the volunteering price.
1 mont………….600 euros.
2 months………900 euros.
The cost for the volunteer is the same for each destiny.
The experience last 3 weeks, in which we take two days for immersion into the culture and three more days to do tourism.
In case you can only take 15 days, you will be able to do it as long as you arrive in the same date with the other helpers. You have the option to come back before, the price remains the same.