Songpa YMCA was founded in 1979, and belongs to Seoul YMCA. It is a physical education center which is available to some of Songpa's community.
The project aims to create a healthy enviroment for children where they can enjoy learning.
Multi-faceted courses like:
many more activities.
To work as a teaching assistant in the classes. The volunteer takes part in different educational and leisure activities, such as sports, arts & crafts, trips, etc. In some occasions, volunteers are required to help out with social events & activities, camps, charity bazaars, etc.
A little bit of cleaning and care work is involved, such as helping kids change their clothes for special activities, feeding them, etc.
Working hours: about 35 hours per week (from Monday through Friday)
Volunteer requirements / Skills
Volunteer should be active, creative, take initiative, patient, out-going and interested in working with children.
Preferably a volunteer who is willing to learn Korean quickly.
Volunteers need to be flexible and willing to carry out a variety of tasks.
Volunteers should be interested in sports, music, arts etc.
Volunteers should be between 22 – 27 years old (Upper limit is flexible)
Hosting Situation (Board and Lodging)
The Volunteer will live in the YMCA Hotel (with a roommate)