Think Pacific – Fiji – applications open


Aim: The aim for the Think Pacific university project is to offer you the opportunity to join a traditional village and become a member of a Fijian family. You will work as part of a team contributing to education, youth, and sports development projects, making an immense difference to the lives of children living in hardship.

Volunteer role: Volunteers will deliver a tailored teaching programme supporting kindergartens, literacy and numeracy work in schools, alongside running extra-curricular activities like arts and crafts and sports coaching activities to all the children in the school.

Project location: Fiji – exact location will be confirmed closer to date

Project dates:  15 June – 13 July 2018 (four weeks)

Team size: 16 – 20

The Project Costs: £2,165

This includes:

  • return flight to Fiji
  • accommodation, food and local travel in Fiji, plus accommodation for briefing and debriefing
  • airport transfers in the UK and Fiji
  • travel insurance
  • DBS check
  • Nottingham Trent Volunteering t-shirt and hoody.

What isn't included?    

  • sulu / dress bought in country – £20
  • visa – £70
  • personal spending money £100 (although this amount is entirely up to you)
  • vaccinations cost as advise by GP.

The approximate overall cost: £2,355

Fundraising total: In addition to the project costs, each volunteer has to raise a minimum of £400 which is part of your project costs, and goes to the long-term work of Think Pacific.

Apply here

For more information please contact the volunteering team.

Please note: Should the costs of flights or transfers fall below those expected, reimbursements will be made.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Student Volunteers in Fiji
Student Volunteers in Fiji