22.07. - 03.08.2018
Hagi Koen Gakuin is a private mission school, having its
origin in Mercedarias Misioneras de Bérriz (Spain).
In 1952, they established junior high school, placing high school on the
side. The school is small in size, with only 160 students (from 7th to
12th graders). They focus on religious field (Catholic) and English
teaching. The local partner is looking for volunteers who is mature,
energetic and interested in revitalizing the community and accelerate
communication among Japanese and international members. CIEE Japan
started STV with Hagi Koen Gakuin back in 2008 and the joint program
started in 2014.
Koen Gakuin School http://www.hagikoen.jp/
Join summer Program and help Junior high – high school
students at Koen Gakuin
-As an active teacher assistant, volunteer support many classes such as
culture, music, physical exercise, games, craft, cooking and even field
trip to give them chances to speak out and enjoy talking in English
-Introduce children songs and games from your home country
-Play sports sing and dance with Japanese children
-Cook home country cuisine with Japanese children
-Each volunteer will be responsible for giving a lecture (a
presentation) about home country
-Go on a Field trip in Hagi city with students
A school-owned guesthouse and Japanese style
Volunteers take turns and cook breakfast and dinner. Volunteers will
have school lunch at Hagi Koen.
Sleep on the floor with FUTON (or sleeping bag), a washer, kitchen, shower, restroom, bathroom with bathtub are available. Volunteers take turns and cook breakfast and dinner. Volunteers will have school lunch at Hagi Koen
1. Volunteers need a strong motivation to be an active
member to teach/take care of children during each class at Hagi Koen
2. Volunteers will do a presentation of their countries during English
class. Please prepare the topic such as your hometown, food, sports,
architecture, landmarks, greetings or game.
3. Extra fee 5,000 JPY(about 40 EURO). Please pay on arrival. This fee
will be will be used for supporting the accommodation fee
4. A motivation letter (more than 5 sentences long) is required. Please
include your interest, motivation, experience and strength of yourself
in English or Japanese.
Volunteers should bring one white shirt with collar and trousers (either
black, navy or beige) for school event. For other days, long sleeve
shirt (as well as T-shirt) and long pants, swimwear (for swimming),
sneakers, flip-flops, bug protected spray, bath towels, facial towels,
toothpaste, brush, shampoo and conditioner, presentation material,
seasonings that represent your country (salt, garlic, paste, sauce or
Adresa: Hagi & Mine, YAMAGUCHI, , Japan
Letisko: Kansai International Airport (INTERNATIONAL), Autobusová/Vlaková zastávka: Kansai International Airport (INTERNATIONAL) Fukuoka Airport (DOMESTIC) ※Since INTERNATIONAL airport terminal is 500 km away from the camp location, we recommend you to take a domestic flight. From Fukuoka airport, you can take a local train to get to the hub station “Hakata”. From Hakata station to Shin Yamaguchi station, you can take a bullet train (Shinkansen). It will be 40-60 minutes ride. Station: JR Higashi-Hagi Station (local train)/JR Shin Yamaguchi Station (bullet train from Tokyo)
GPS: 34.4183367, 131.3843051
Hagi is located in Yamaguchi prefecture, in
Extra participation fee 5.000 JPY
the west part of Honshu, the Mainland of Japan, and faces the Sea of
Japan. It is a small local city with the population of 55,000.
Mine is a neighboring city to Hagi and it is 30 minutes away from Shin
Yamaguchi Station which is the hub station for bullet train. The camp
location is within the area of a mysterious Akiyoshido Cave(秋芳洞) and a
beautiful Beppu Benten pond (別府弁天池). They became a popular touristic
spot in recent years. A volunteer needs at least 10,000 JPY in cash if
she/he wants to go sightseeing on free-day.
Extra participation fee 39.0 EUR
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