To complement our existing programs, we have a number of Volunteer programs that are designed to help students engage in the local community. Some programs have to be pre-booked, while others can be organised at the time of study.
English + Community Volunteering
Get involved with the local community! – At Langports students are encouraged to become part of their local community. The English + Community volunteering program will help students gain life experience, learn new skills and knowledge, develop new interests, expand their work portfolio and make a meaningful impact on society.
English + Child Care Volunteering
Experience working with Australian children! – The goal is this project is to experience working with Australian children and childcare professionals, and gain practical experience working with children aged from 6 weeks to 6 years old in an English speaking environment with professionnally trained staff.
English + Eco Volunteering
Help save the reef! – Learn how to scuba dive, gain an understanding of the environmental issues facing the marine eco-system and use your new skills to contribute to the preservation of coral reefs on the Great Barrier Reef of Australia.
Help conserve native wildlife! – By joining this program, you will have the opportunity to help repair some of the damage created by human development and natural disasters to Australia’s unique wildlife, and make a real contribution to the conservation of threatened species by protecting indigenous animals and plants.
Help conserve the environment! – The goal of this project is to contribute to conservation of the Australian environment in various regions in Australia. Projects are available in different states including Queensland, Northern Territory, New South Wales, Victoria, South Australia and Western Australia. A great way to travel!
ECO Volunteering options include:
Help save the Reef! – A 12-day project on the Great Barrier Reef to get your PADI Open Water Certification and contribute to the preservation of coral reefs (activities include collecting data, observing the reef conditions & surveying animals and plants).
Help conserve native wildlife! – A 2 to 8-week project in New South Wales to assist with the conservation of Australia’s native wildlife, such as koalas & kangaroos (helping to feed the animals, cleaning enclosures, building and repairing fences, making sure their habitat is protected).
Help conserve the Environment! – A 2 to 8-week project (various locations in Australia) to help preserve ecosystems. Tasks include tree planting, construction and maintenance of walking tracks, endangered flora and fauna surveys and heritage restoration.
English + Community Volunteering
In addition to our pre-booked programs, students in Brisbane may have the opportunity to do some volunteering on a part-time basis whilst studying.
Projects that will be available will include:
A 1 to 6-week program in based in Brisbane where you will experience working with Australian children and childcare professionals. Your tasks may include, welcoming the children in the morning, preparing lunches, playing with the children, supervising nap time and learning about the Australian childcare system.
Advantages of Volunteering
UFO English Brisbane, Gold Coast & Sydney
starts every Monday.
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