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This is a high-energy and really fun position. GeoVisions provides the materials; you provide the personality to liven up a family class or dinner conversation! Find out first-hand how a Brazilian family lives day-to-day. Sometimes there are opportunities to take part in family activities and to meet extended family. Plus, they can show you landmarks and hidden gems. Volunteer 15 hours each week in exchange for free room and board. Weekends are normally free to experience the culture by traveling around Brazil. Conversation Corps volunteers are placed in any one of 16 Brazilian cities: Blumenau, Brasília, Caxias do Sul, Curitiba, Duque de Caxias, Florianópolis, Guarapuava, Londrina, Manaus, Maringá, Niterói, Porto Alegre, Recife, Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo and Vitória. Imagine living in any one of these amazing Brazilian cities and receiving free room and board from your adopted host family.
The Need: Volunteer 15 hours a week helping your host family with Conversational English. That's it. Many Brazilian families want to learn English or get better at speaking English through conversation. They are willing to provide a private room and 3 home-cooked, healthy meals each day.
Duties and Responsibilities include:
Conversation Corps volunteers must be native English speakers. They need to have earned a high school (secondary school) diploma or certificate, be in good health and abide by the family’s rules and habits. Placements are available year' round and range in duration from one to three months.
Food and Accommodation: Depending on the project and location Volunteer\'s entire supervision and accomodation are managed by the company. For food, local basic meals will be provided.