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Mo Gao Grotto Culture Heritage Volunteer

Only $590 require to book

overview

This project gives you the opportunity to have fun helping Chinese children learn tennis, whilst exploring one of the most successful and modern cities in China - Shanghai. As a tennis coach assistant, you will be teaching tennis to children mostly aged between 4-10 years old.

 

Location of the project:

Shanghai, China

Starting time:

July 1st

Project length:

2-3 months

Arrival airport:

Shanghai Pudong Airport

Program fee:

999$(2 months)

1099$(3 months)

what's included 

Activity

Various cultural immersion activities on a monthly basis for interns to know about quintessential Chinese culture
24/7
support
Introduction to China, Culture and Customs, Rules and Expectations, Safety, Travel Opportunities, Introduction to Project and Placement, Sightseeing in Shanghai
Pick up
and transfer
3 meals
per day
Shared
accommodation/
private room

what's not included 

  • Return flights from your home country to Shanghai

  • Domestic transportation in China

  • Visa fee

  • International insurance

  • Other personal expenses

  • Mandarin classes (we can assist you sign up for Mandarin classes if you would like to learn the language)

Shared
accommodation/
private room
3 meals
per day
Pick up
and transfer
Introduction to China, Culture and Customs, Rules and Expectations, Safety, Travel Opportunities, Introduction to Project and Placement, Sightseeing in Shanghai
24/7
support
Various cultural immersion activities on a monthly basis for interns to know about quintessential Chinese culture

what's not included 

  • Return flights from your home country to Shanghai

  • Domestic transportation in China

  • Visa fee

  • International insurance

  • Other personal expenses

  • Mandarin classes (we can assist you sign up for Mandarin classes if you would like to learn the language)

requirements

  • 18-45 years old 

  • 300+hours of tennis playing experience

  • Have childcare or related coaching experience

  • Secondary school diploma and above

  • Good in health

  • Clean criminal record

Application process

  • Submit your CV

  • Interview with our program manager

  • Interview with tennis school manager

  • Visa application process

  • Book your flight 

  • Arrive in China

responsibilities

  • Assist in coaching tennis to children aged between 4-12 years old

  • 20 hours of tennis coaching on a weekly basis (2 full days off each week)

overview

The Mo Gao caves are the most well known of the Chinese Buddhist grottoes, and together with Longmen Grottoes and Yungang Grottoes, they are the three most famous ancient Buddhist sculptural sites of China. As a World Heritage site in China, the caves contain some of the finest examples of Buddhist art spanning a period of 1,000 years.

 

First started in 2018, the Dunhuang Cultural Preservation Program aims at recruiting and organizing volunteers globally to participate in the protection of the Mo Gao Caves in Dunhuang, Gansu Province. The Mo Gao Grottoes are also known as the Thousand Buddha Grottoes or Caves of the Thousand Buddhas. As a volunteer, you will learn about the history of Mogao Grottoes and act as their ambassador to  visitors from around the world.

Location of the project:

Dunhuang, China

Starting time:

May 2019 / May 2020

Project length:

5 weeks

Arrival airport:

Shanghai Pudong/Shanghai Hongqiao Airport

Program fee:

​$590 USD

what's included 

Accommodation

Food

Airport

Orientation

Support

Activity

Shared
accommodation/
private room
3 meals
per day
Pick up
and transfer
Introduction to China, Culture and Customs, Rules and Expectations, Safety, Travel Opportunities, Introduction to Project and Placement, Sightseeing in Shanghai
24/7
support
Monthly cultural activities to learn more about Chinese culture

what's not included 

  • Flights

  • Visa application fee

  • Personal expenses

  • Mandarin language classes (We can help you register for language courses if you would like to learn Mandarin during your spare time at an additional cost.)

  • International/Travel insurance

requirements

  • Participants must:

  • Be 18-45 years old 

  • ​Have obtained an Intermediate level of Mandarin language skills ( optional)

  • Proof of Secondary school diploma or above

  • Be good in health

  • Have a clean criminal record

  • Candidates with the following skill(s) are preferred:

       * graphic design

       * programing

       * background in Chinese history and culture heritage protection

Application process

  • Submit your CV

  • Interview with a Wanderlust Exchange program manager

  • Interview with the volunteer recruitment team 

  • Complete visa application process

  • Book your flight 

  • Arrive in China

responsibilities

  • Learn about the rich and splendid history and culture of Mogao caves

  • Assit Mogao Caves research center with data collecting, marketing work and etc

  • Introduce the sites history to overseas visitors in English and assist the sites with daily operations