Tallinn’s Tihase Kindergarten
Location: Tallinn, Estonia
Period: 01/02/2018 – 31/10/2018
Deadline: 17 September 2017
EstYES organization is looking for a volunteer to work in Tihase Kindergarten in the beautiful capital of Estonia – city of Tallinn. Project will start in February 2018 and last for 9 months.
Tihase kindergarten was first opened in spring 1961.
Our motto: Many-sided people through play.
Our mission: To support family in child up-bringing, teaching and in acquiring pre-primary education; creating assumptions and conditions so that child can develop into many-sided and healthy person in child-friendly environment.
Our vision: To be institution with well developed learning and up-bringing environment where the safety and satisfaction of children, parents and personnel is guaranteed.
The task of the volunteers is to help the kindergarten personnel in their daily work with children. She/he can work in one age group or share the work between different groups depending on the volunteer’s interest or ability. She/he will never
work alone but under the supervision and guidance of our kindergarten’s teachers.
Main tasks are following:
participate and help teachers in lessons or in games (playtime) with children,
prepare (or help to prepare) lessons and materials for activities,
help our music teacher in music lessons: she/he can bring songs, games and
sometimes teach simple songs in her/his language,
help to prepare festivals or holidays and exhibitions: teach songs, dances and
drama. The exhibitions about her/his country,
could be organizing for teachers different events, such as culture clubs.
The volunteer is very expected to take part in different parties, excursions, study trips etc.
The volunteer’s are also expected to take part in other practical activities: assisting dressing kids for going out to play in the yard, gathering up toys or books after plays or lessons, helping kids before and after mid-day nap and during their meals.
Please find our open placements following the link http://estyes.ee/en/opportunities-2/european-voluntary-service-evs/open-placements/ . Fill out our application and send it to firstname.lastname@example.org. Good luck!