About the role
Volunteering in an orphanage home is one of the best programs in Nepal. Volunteers will work to give orphaned children & infants healthy, secure and constructive lives. Nepal has a slow developing economic and the recent earthquakes have only made things worse for the people of Nepal. Poverty has seriously affected the people in Nepal, and their ability to provide for their children. Thousands of people die from poverty, leaving behind many orphaned children. The situation is even worse in rural villages.
Volunteers will be live at the orphanage or live with Nepali host families during the duration of their program.Our host families are extremely gracious and kind.The family provides a friendly place to stay and delicious food. Staying with a host family is a wonderful way to learn about local Nepali culture and lifestyles.
Volunteers will be work to better the lives of the children by taking care of their needs.There are no specific requirements for the program. However, helpful qualities are patience, a sense of humor, and a genuine desire to teach and help the children. Volunteers may be required to help in other ways besides simply working with the children. For example, volunteers can help with medical visits, cleaning, reading, gardening, helping the house mother clean and cook, doing repairs, mending clothing, and planning activities for after the children return from school. In addition to being very rewarding, these placements can be physically and emotionally demanding. The volunteer’s role is at the orphanage is to be a big brother or sister to the children . Volunteers can bring along teaching materials such as picture books, instruments, flash cards, arts supplies and songs. It is also useful to have sweets or chocolates to reward the children when they do well in class.
Volunteer task in the Orphanage
Volunteer in Nepal Orphanage itself signifies a high level of responsibilities for those joining this program. The Volunteer working for the orphanage program in Nepal includes.
Rendering invaluable help by giving love and affection to the children
Act as an older sibling to the children
Teaching them basic conversational English
Helping them in their school subject
Guiding them about personal hygienic and Sanitation
Taking them out on small excursions
Engaging them in extra curricular activities
Doing administrative work with the Orphanage staff.
About the organisation
How to apply for this role
Applications not allowed for this volunteering opportunity.
Please quote in application: Assist Orphans in Orphanage via Pro Bono Australia.