Can you picture yourself here? You can make a difference in the lives of children and youth living in remote communities in Northern Canada
Locations Behchoko, Fort McPherson, Fort Simpson, Fort Resolution, Paulatuk - Northwest Territories
Length of Placement 10 Months (Aug 2020- Jun 2021)
Language Requirements English
Open to All Nationalities
The Volunteer’s Role
As an eLearning classroom monitor, you will generate a positive impact in the lives of Indigenous students by facilitating the program on behalf of the participating community.
You’ll also get a chance to be involved and engaged with the community through many intercultural events.
Your experience as a volunteer in these remote communities will be enhanced by your involvement within the community.
Read about volunteer Nathan Burrows and how he was involved in his placement.
Candidates Must :
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About Our Partner
Beaufort Delta Education Council
The Beaufort-Delta Education Council (BDEC) is the most northerly school board in the Northwest Territories with all eight communities and nine schools located north of the Arctic Circle.
The BDEC serves 1382 students in the region and is responsible for about 200 administrators, teachers and support staff.
Cuso International is currently working with the schools in Aklavik, Fort McPherson and Tuktoyaktuk.
South Slave Divisional Education Council
The South Slave Divisional Education Council (SSDEC) is responsible for the education of approximately 1300 (JK-12) students in the South Slave region of the Northwest Territories.
The Council's mission is to strive to prepare students to create their futures. The Council's primary responsibility is to provide for the educational needs of the students of the South Slave region.
Terms and Conditions
Cuso International terms and conditions allow you to lead a modest and healthy lifestyle while being effective in your placement.
This support package will cover basic living expenses for the volunteer only and is not intended to cover home-based expenses (e.
g., loans, support payments, etc.) or luxury items such as imported items in placement or international travel.
The Volunteer is responsible for
We ask each Canadian volunteer, regardless of placement length, to raise $2,000. All volunteers receive support from Cuso International to help achieve the goal through fundraising.
If the volunteer chooses not to fundraise or is unable to achieve the fundraising goal, he / she can make a one-time donation or become a monthly donor to support our work.