Teaching. During the school year you can work as a teaching assistant. English-speaking teachers and special teaching skills are welcome Administrative work. Volunteers can help in office work, such as secretarial work, editing and improving text and public relations work, project coordination, grant writing, fundraising and creating international awareness about the Hope Flowers School and the situation in Bethlehem
What skills should volunteers have?
We are looking for volunteers who:
- understand and agree with the Hope Flowers School's applied philosophy of peace and democratic education - Believe in peaceful coexistence and the unity of mankind - Have good communication skills - Collegiality (working together with others as a team) - Willingness to do both the voluntary work and high-level program work - Ability to work in a culturally diverse environment - Computer software skills (MS Word, Excel and Outlook essential).
The following skills are also favourable:
Good leadership skills Excellent negotiation skills
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The Hope Flowers School has limited places for volunteers.
Hope Flowers School directors (academic and managing director) are both responsible for selecting volunteers. The selection will be based on the current needs of Hope Flowers School and the needs of the local community. Applicants will be notified within 10 working days about the decision of school directors.
Ines — 11 April 2011, 05:24
I was looking for volunteer placement for 1 month but in this particular project is no chance for short term volunteering. The school sent me the below mentioned E-Mail:
"Thank you for your e-mail and interest to volunteer for Hope Flowers Center.
Unfortunately, I month is too short period for volunteering since that orientation to understand our activities may take some time. We normally prefer volunteers to stay at least a period of 3-6 months.
Regarding your questions,
Yes, we have volunteers accommodation. It cost monthly about 100 euros and volunteers have to take care of their food and other expenses.
We work Saturday, Monday - Thursday from 8:30 - 15:30
Liliane — 17 March 2012, 13:00
Volunteering is so important in todaye2€™s world. People need to come egoethtr in order to make things happen. One person can make a difference, but a group can do so much more. Volunteerism, like eve