Mangwoo Youth Center (SKO-22)


Type: Education: Teaching languages - Country: South Korea

Brief description and main aims

Mangwoo Youth Center was established in 2006 and it runs by Seoul YMCA, entrusted from Seoul Metropolitan Government. It is a child-youth education center which covers most of Jungnang community.
The Youth center that advocates youth with the value of life and peace and works with local community.

Main Activities

To invite more youth to the village, and connect farmers to build sustainable community.   Promoting loca lorganic food to encourage local people.They are planning their renovated traditional Japanese style house to be more open to international environment. Additionally, they hold a lot of events such as short trip for children, agricultural lessons for adults,and intercultural communication sessions.

Volunteer tasks

Main Tasks:
  • To work as an assistant teacher of Mangwoo kids sports club, a volunteer should help with various activities and classes. Also, a volunteer may take care of kids when the kids are using a shuttle bus.
  • Child care work could also be involved, such as helping kids change their clothes for special activities, feeding, etc.
Sub Tasks:
  • A volunteer may participate in various youth activity programs of the center as an assistant teacher.
 

 

Volunteer requirements / Skills

  • A volunteer should be friendly, out-going, and interested in working with children.
  • A volunteer should be able to communicate and interact with otherstaff members.
  • A volunteer should be good at English and willing to learn Korean quickly.
  • A volunteer need to be willing to perform various tasks.
 

Location

The project is located at Yangwon dong in Seoul.This project is famous for Youth. It takes 55 min. by bus.

Hosting Situation (Board and Lodging)

Volunteer will be accommodated in the YMCA Hotel (with a roommate).

More Information

Volunteers needed: 1.

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