Volunteer Teaching at Schools in Ghana

Company : Africa at Heart
Location : Ashanti,Kumasi
Duration: 1 week to 1 Year+
Approx Costs: 250 to 750 £ Pound (UK)

Helping in schools ,sharing time with students and teachers.

In our effort to help improve the education in Ghana , we are involved in a voluntary teaching project with governmental and non-governmental schools in Ghana whereby trained/partly trained teachers and volunteers with the interest are invited from abroad to assist in teaching English Language, Mathematics, Science, Geography, History, IT Computing, Tourism, Ticketing and Reservations, Catering, Fashion designs etc


Sample Itinerary

Day 1: Travel to Ghana Kotoka International Airport in Accra, transfer to hotel and meeting to coordinate the day-to-day scheduling for the week.

Day 2 – 6: According to volunteers ability but school hours are 8:00am to 4:00pm

Day 7: Day Off: Touring in Accra city centre and lunch ..

Day 8: Departure from Accra Ghana to respective countries



Volunteers can teach English, Mathematics and Science in Primary and Junior high Schools and engage themselves in the following activities:

  • Teach conversational English, Math, or Science to students whose age range between 2 -10 in primary schools and 11-16 in high schools
  • Read literature and improve the low comprehension level and poor pronunciation of students
  • Provide theoretical and practical assistance and aide the teachers
  • Interact with the students.



  • From 5 working days (1 week stay) onwards



Accra, Kumasi , Ho, Tamale, Cape Coast, Sunyani, Nkwakwa, Koforidua, Winnebaetc

Start Dates



There are no specific qualifications needed to join teaching in Ghana project.
No previous teaching experience is required. Volunteers should have a love for teaching, English and conversation.
Volunteers should be enthusiastic, reliable, flexible, patient and be positive role models for students

Language Need: English, intermediate fluency


1st TERM:
Start Date: January 10 to April 12
School Holiday: April 13 to May 1
2nd TERM:
Start Date: May 2 to August 4
School Holiday: August 5 to September 12
3rd TERM:
Start Date: September 13 to December 15
School Holiday: December 16

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