Volunteer With Us2020-08-19T18:50:57+00:00

Parijat Academy welcomes volunteers

 from all countries and backgrounds!

We need your help to maintain and advance the quality of the education and to develop new projects as well as to keep existing ones going.

Food and accommodation for volunteers at Parijat Academy. There are four rooms for the volunteers with two beds each. Two of the rooms share an attached bathroom. For the other two rooms, there is a common bathroom available. We have blankets and mosquito nets for our guests.

People staying here can learn a lot about the Assamese lifestyle and culture by being an active part of the everyday life of the school and living in the village.

We need volunteers to help us

with the following tasks:

  •  Teaching (English, computer class, art, etc.)
  • After school activities with the children (photography, soccer, art, drama, dance, music, crafting, gardening, etc.)
  • Organic farming
  • Vocational training (weaving, stitching, carpentry, etc.)
  • Fundraising
  • Outreach/communication

Frequently Asked Questions

For how long should/can I volunteer?2020-07-17T17:44:48+00:00

Generally 4 weeks or longer, but we do accept short term volunteers.

How do I apply for volunteering?2020-07-17T17:44:40+00:00

Just write to [email protected] .

What are the working hours?2020-07-17T17:44:32+00:00

If you teach, the school hours are from 9:30 AM to 2:00 PM. If you do other work you can choose your hours.

What kind of food will I be eating?2020-07-17T17:44:23+00:00

Assamese food; there are three simple meals a day. ( vegetarians can be catered for)

What is there to do around Parijat Academy in the free time?2020-07-17T17:44:11+00:00

See the Deepor Beel wetland, go trekking or rock climbing, explore Guwahati, visit Balaji, Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary, and Umananda Temples and more.

How do I get to Parijat Academy?2020-07-17T17:44:01+00:00

From Guwahati Airport it’s 17 kms to Parijat Acedemy and from Guwahati Railway Station it’s 10 kms, from there a bus/taxi  are available .

Do I need to speak Assamese?2020-07-17T17:43:32+00:00

It’s not required, but it will assist you. If you want we can help you learn it.

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