CIVS Kenya
CIVS Kenya
CIVS Kenya

Long-Term Volunteering in Kenya

BISHOP J. WAICHERE SECONDARY SCHOOL

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 bishop j waichere secondary school

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

PROJECT LOCATION

The project is located in Maai Mahiu, Limuru County

 

PROJECT DETAILS

The Bishop J Waichere Center School was founded to provide children from poor families who cannot afford school fees the possibility to attend secondary education. 

 

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 The school therefore offers formal learning in the mornings while there are non-formal education courses in the afternoon (dress making, beat making, etc).

These courses are primarily focusing on the provision of practical vocational skills to enable the children/ youth gain employment on the job market later on. Part of the pupils live in the school while others or coming from outside for the classes.

 

VOLUNTEER ACTIVITIES

  • Assisting in preparation and serving of meals at the school
  • Assisting in teaching (Maths, English, science)
  • Using sports, dancing painting activities to develop creativity in the children
  • Assisting in provision of vocational training courses

ACCOMMODATION AND FOOD

The volunteer will live with a host family near the project site. The host family will provide breakfast and dinner.