Program Details

Baishnavi Secondary School

  • Start Date 2017-01-04
  • End Date: 2018-01-03

  • Location: Kirtipur, Kathmandu

Bashundhara Community English School is a Community school that offers schooling from class nursery to five. The community has been   providing financial support to pay for the teachers and other infrastructures which will be needed for the school. This school has 80 students with 6 staffs.

The aim of the program is to provide English language and speaking environment for children, youth and develop their English communicative skills.


Volunteers will stay with the host family, sharing rooms with volunteers of other nationalities joining the same program.

Lunch & dinner are provided at the host family. Food is local style, cooked by a Nepalese family. The main types of food will be rice, lentil soup and vegetables but once a week host family will provide you meat in your lunch or dinner. For vegetarians the choice is usually limited to rice, vegetables, lentil soup and pickle.


Teaching: As a volunteer in this project, you will be teaching an English course book as prescribed by the school in coordination with local English teacher.


Volunteers must be 20 years old minimum. Volunteers must show eagerness, the ability to maintain motivation and reliability. Related to this, volunteers need to show creativity and initiative when planning and taking part. Most importantly, volunteers need to have confidence in their teaching, time and management skills to ensure an effective support.

How to get there?
International Airport: Kathmandu / Tribhvan Intl. Airport
Domestic Airport:


4 months- 1,264 EURO