positions open for 2019.
July 15 to August 15
As a summer camp counselor in China, by teaching English during day camps, you will give many children an opportunity to learn an important skill that they can use to better their lives.
Becoming a summer camp counselor in China is not only highly rewarding, but it’s also a lot of fun. In China, GeoVisions’ language camps provide English language education to disadvantaged youth. This gives them an opportunity to learn an important skill that they can use to better their lives. These language camps mostly take place in and around schools. Students are offered a chance to practice their English in a more creative
During the camp days, you will participate in many creative activities using art and music with the children. You will also have time for plenty of exercise playing outside during activity time.
As a "thank you gift" from the camps, expect around $20 per day for each camp day. You will have 10+ camp days.
Not included. You will enter on the "L" visa for visitors. GeoVisions will help you with this process. The current cost for this visa is $130 US. The "L" visa is good for at least 3-months.
July 15 to August 15.
Camps are in Beijing, Chongqing, and Shanxi.
The fee you pay to be a language camp counselor in China goes to our 501(c)(3) non-profit public charity, The GeoVisions Foundation. The program donation for this experience covers our costs of placing you on the program in a safe apartment and neighborhood. The fee helps our non-profit to provide your accommodation, meals, insurance, pre-departure & in-country support. We provide 24/7 emergency service, manned by real people. We update our tutor materials and tutoring aids constantly and provide a real ESL Teacher who is here via email to give you personalized assistance if you feel you need ideas. You are supported from the moment you contact us to the time you return … and beyond, through our active Alumni Community.
Be sure to speak to your tax preparer to see if any of these fees can be deducted as a charitable donation.
This is a volunteer program, and as such, you will need to factor in not only the program fee above but your airfare and if you live outside the US, your insurance.
It is hard to calculate your spending money requirements, so think about any additional meals and travel during your time in Italy.
The camps are located in Beijing, Chongqing, and Shanxi.
Camp days last the entire day. Usually from 8:00 AM-8:00 PM, but there is free time and activity time. When you're not at a camp, you have free time to enjoy China.
Counselors will travel to different schools and locations throughout China and participate in English camps for children.
Yes and Yes!
We need a total of 15 counselors so the more the merrier! It will give you someone to travel with when you're not at a camp.
Yes. GeoVisions provides an orientation program when you arrive.
Included throughout the program with host families who also provide breakfast each day.
Breakfast is included with the host family. On camping days, depending on the hours, your meals are covered.