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Volunteer with Children in Fiji

Dawasamu District on Viti Levu, Fiji

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Volunteer to provide support to struggling local schools and teachers on the exotic islands of Fiji. Along with helping the children’s educational and personal development by assisting with teaching, extracurricular activities and games, you will also have the opportunity to explore your idyllic surroundings in your free time. This is the perfect volunteer project for you if you desire to make a big difference in the lives of those less fortunate while working closely with children and experiencing daily life in a beautiful island setting.

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As a volunteer, you’ll get to:

  • work, play and learn in one of the most beautiful places on Earth.
  • Immerse yourself in Fijian culture as you work with indigenous Fijian communities.
  • Teach classes in under-resourced schools – specifically English, math, sport and art.
  • Prepare and host games and extracurricular activities for schoolchildren.
  • Play an important role in improving the prospects of children in underprivileged areas and make a real impact on their futures.
  • Take part in a host of exciting, exotic, island-style activities on weekends.
  • Meet like-minded volunteers and make friends for life.

 

Quick Facts Quick Facts
Minimum Stay 2 Weeks
Impacts Child and Orphan Care Teaching & Education
Priced From Priced From
£ 1145 |
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Dates & rates

Priced From
£ 1145 |

Detailed Project Pricing
2017 - 2 Weeks GBP 1145
2017 - 4 Weeks GBP 1445
2017 - 6 Weeks GBP 1745
2017 - 8 Weeks GBP 2045
2017 - 10 Weeks GBP 2345
2017 - 12 Weeks GBP 2645
2018 - 2 Weeks GBP 1195
2018 - 4 Weeks GBP 1495
2018 - 6 Weeks GBP 1795
2018 - 8 Weeks GBP 2095
2018 - 10 Weeks GBP 2395
2018 - 12 Weeks GBP 2695

Project Start Dates

2017 start dates

2 September / 16 September / 11 November / 25 November / 9 December / 23 December

2018 start dates

6 January / 20 January / 3 February / 17 February / 3 March / 17 March / 31 March / 14 April / 28 April / 12 May / 26 May / 9 June / 23 June / 7 July / 21 July / 4 August / 18 August / 1 September / 15 September / 29 September / 13 October / 27 October / 10 November / 24 November / 8 December / 22 December

2018 start dates

 

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Work & Impacts

Teaching

TEACHING

The community and local council where this project is based in Fiji have specifically requested assistance in English language teaching, mathematics, sports education and art. In planning lessons and giving classes in these subjects, you will be providing children in underprivileged areas at under-resourced schools with a better education than they otherwise would have had. This will go a long way in helping them to be more employable in future.

Assisting local teachers

ASSISTING LOCAL TEACHERS

Teachers in Fiji are often faced with a lack of resources and overcrowded classrooms. As a volunteer, you can provide much-needed classroom assistance as well as additional English assistance. (If the children learn to speak English well from a young age, their chances of employment in Fiji’s flourishing tourism industry are heightened significantly.

Organising games other activities

ORGANISING GAMES & OTHER ACTIVITIES

Playing sport and having fun are very important for children’s social, emotional and physical development, and with overworked teachers, these are often the first areas of schooling that are neglected. During your time as a volunteer with children in Fiji, you will play a very important role in their lives by coordinating and supervizing their extracurricular fun.

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Fun & Travel

Things to do in your spare time

Waterbased fun

WATER-BASED FUN

As an island destination, Fiji offers many, many opportunities for fun and adventure on the ocean. While you are on-project, you can take a short boat ride to visit the famous pod of Spinner dolphins that live on Moon Reef; go diving in one of Fiji’s world-class dive locations, home to abundant corals and marine life; go snorkeling right off the beach; or simply take a dip in the warm sea if the heat gets too much for you.

Hiking

HIKING

There are plenty of easier and more advanced treks through the mountains and jungles that you can do while staying in Fiji. Possibly the most accessible hike is the one that goes to Tavuni Hill Fort on Viti Levu. The Fort is of historical significance as it used to be the site of a fortified village. The views of the Sigatoka River from the bluff at the top of the hike are breathtaking.

Sightseeing

SIGHTSEEING

Take a ferry or small boat to the historical capital city Levuka, on nearby Ovalau Island, or visit Fiji’s current capital city of Suva, which is only a few hours from the project site. Suva is known for its markets, nightlife, laidback atmosphere and the highly interesting artifacts at the Fiji Museum, where you can learn about Fiji’s cannibal past and indigenous tribal art.

Travel further afield

TRAVEL FURTHER AFIELD

There’s something for everyone traveling through Fiji. For shopaholics, there’s the town of Nadi’s bustling market; if you’re looking to relax, the hot springs at Sabeto should do the trick. Sports nuts can attend a rugby match for a taste of local atmosphere, and adrenalin-junkies can dive with bull sharks in Bega Lagoon, which is one of the world’s most renowned shark dive sites. If you’ve got the luxury of a lot of time, you can go island-hopping around the 20 volcanic Yasawa islands, where you will be wowed by their breathtakingly clear waters and white-sand beaches. There’s even a wildlife park on Fiji – Kula Eco Park will give you a safari experience in an island paradise.

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ABOUT VITI LEVU

About viti levu

About the Destination

This project is based in the Dawasamu District on Viti Levu. The region is known for its proximity to Moon Reef and its resident pod of Spinner dolphins. The villages of Silana and Natalei, where you will be working, are intimate traditional villages where you will experience the tribal culture of Tailevu Province, not to mention being surrounded by lush forests and dramatic mountainside. 

Your accommodation will be basic and dormitory-style, shared with other volunteers. There is a communal work and kitchen area as well as a living space to relax in. In the evenings, volunteers gather to cook, eat and share stories of their day.

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Feedback from our volunteers

STEVE CATEWELL, UK

"After my first visit to Fiji, I had to return, the country, culture and people have found their way into my heart."

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Brochures

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Volunteer with Children in Fiji

Dawasamu District on Viti Levu, Fiji

how would you like us to contact you?
via phone
Full Name*
Email*
Phone Number
*Required

Volunteer to provide support to struggling local schools and teachers on the exotic islands of Fiji. Along with helping the children’s educational and personal development by assisting with teaching, extracurricular activities and games, you will also have the opportunity to explore your idyllic surroundings in your free time. This is the perfect volunteer project for you if you desire to make a big difference in the lives of those less fortunate while working closely with children and experiencing daily life in a beautiful island setting.

11113973 873924159320210 673286443036232913 o

As a volunteer, you’ll get to:

  • work, play and learn in one of the most beautiful places on Earth.
  • Immerse yourself in Fijian culture as you work with indigenous Fijian communities.
  • Teach classes in under-resourced schools – specifically English, math, sport and art.
  • Prepare and host games and extracurricular activities for schoolchildren.
  • Play an important role in improving the prospects of children in underprivileged areas and make a real impact on their futures.
  • Take part in a host of exciting, exotic, island-style activities on weekends.
  • Meet like-minded volunteers and make friends for life.

 

Quick Facts Quick Facts
Minimum Stay 2 Weeks
Impacts Child and Orphan Care Teaching & Education
Priced From Priced From
£ 1145 |
Back to Top

Dates & rates

Priced From
£ 1145 |

Detailed Project Pricing
2017 - 2 Weeks GBP 1145
2017 - 4 Weeks GBP 1445
2017 - 6 Weeks GBP 1745
2017 - 8 Weeks GBP 2045
2017 - 10 Weeks GBP 2345
2017 - 12 Weeks GBP 2645
2018 - 2 Weeks GBP 1195
2018 - 4 Weeks GBP 1495
2018 - 6 Weeks GBP 1795
2018 - 8 Weeks GBP 2095
2018 - 10 Weeks GBP 2395
2018 - 12 Weeks GBP 2695

Project Start Dates

2017 start dates

2 September / 16 September / 11 November / 25 November / 9 December / 23 December

2018 start dates

6 January / 20 January / 3 February / 17 February / 3 March / 17 March / 31 March / 14 April / 28 April / 12 May / 26 May / 9 June / 23 June / 7 July / 21 July / 4 August / 18 August / 1 September / 15 September / 29 September / 13 October / 27 October / 10 November / 24 November / 8 December / 22 December

2018 start dates

 

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Work & Impacts

Teaching

TEACHING

The community and local council where this project is based in Fiji have specifically requested assistance in English language teaching, mathematics, sports education and art. In planning lessons and giving classes in these subjects, you will be providing children in underprivileged areas at under-resourced schools with a better education than they otherwise would have had. This will go a long way in helping them to be more employable in future.

Assisting local teachers

ASSISTING LOCAL TEACHERS

Teachers in Fiji are often faced with a lack of resources and overcrowded classrooms. As a volunteer, you can provide much-needed classroom assistance as well as additional English assistance. (If the children learn to speak English well from a young age, their chances of employment in Fiji’s flourishing tourism industry are heightened significantly.

Organising games other activities

ORGANISING GAMES & OTHER ACTIVITIES

Playing sport and having fun are very important for children’s social, emotional and physical development, and with overworked teachers, these are often the first areas of schooling that are neglected. During your time as a volunteer with children in Fiji, you will play a very important role in their lives by coordinating and supervizing their extracurricular fun.

Back to Top

Fun & Travel

Things to do in your spare time

Waterbased fun

WATER-BASED FUN

As an island destination, Fiji offers many, many opportunities for fun and adventure on the ocean. While you are on-project, you can take a short boat ride to visit the famous pod of Spinner dolphins that live on Moon Reef; go diving in one of Fiji’s world-class dive locations, home to abundant corals and marine life; go snorkeling right off the beach; or simply take a dip in the warm sea if the heat gets too much for you.

Hiking

HIKING

There are plenty of easier and more advanced treks through the mountains and jungles that you can do while staying in Fiji. Possibly the most accessible hike is the one that goes to Tavuni Hill Fort on Viti Levu. The Fort is of historical significance as it used to be the site of a fortified village. The views of the Sigatoka River from the bluff at the top of the hike are breathtaking.

Sightseeing

SIGHTSEEING

Take a ferry or small boat to the historical capital city Levuka, on nearby Ovalau Island, or visit Fiji’s current capital city of Suva, which is only a few hours from the project site. Suva is known for its markets, nightlife, laidback atmosphere and the highly interesting artifacts at the Fiji Museum, where you can learn about Fiji’s cannibal past and indigenous tribal art.

Travel further afield

TRAVEL FURTHER AFIELD

There’s something for everyone traveling through Fiji. For shopaholics, there’s the town of Nadi’s bustling market; if you’re looking to relax, the hot springs at Sabeto should do the trick. Sports nuts can attend a rugby match for a taste of local atmosphere, and adrenalin-junkies can dive with bull sharks in Bega Lagoon, which is one of the world’s most renowned shark dive sites. If you’ve got the luxury of a lot of time, you can go island-hopping around the 20 volcanic Yasawa islands, where you will be wowed by their breathtakingly clear waters and white-sand beaches. There’s even a wildlife park on Fiji – Kula Eco Park will give you a safari experience in an island paradise.

Back to Top

ABOUT VITI LEVU

About viti levu

About the Destination

This project is based in the Dawasamu District on Viti Levu. The region is known for its proximity to Moon Reef and its resident pod of Spinner dolphins. The villages of Silana and Natalei, where you will be working, are intimate traditional villages where you will experience the tribal culture of Tailevu Province, not to mention being surrounded by lush forests and dramatic mountainside. 

Your accommodation will be basic and dormitory-style, shared with other volunteers. There is a communal work and kitchen area as well as a living space to relax in. In the evenings, volunteers gather to cook, eat and share stories of their day.

Back to Top

Feedback from our volunteers

STEVE CATEWELL, UK

"After my first visit to Fiji, I had to return, the country, culture and people have found their way into my heart."

Back to Top

Brochures

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