Imabari 19-01

Ehime - Japon - Volontariat Moyen Terme

Work with kids

  • Volontariat International
  • 26-01-2019 - 21-04-2019
  • 1 volontaire
  • 18-99 ans
  • 0 de frais de participation
  • NICE-LI-IM19-01


The worksite is the non-registered childcare facility where the host works. In Japan, there is an big issue that the number of children on waiting lists is increasing these days. Because the number of parents who are both working is increasing and they look for some registered childcare facilities to leave their child there. And many registered facilities cancels parent's application because of beyond its capacity. The host works for parents who can't leave their child at such a registered childcare facilities with various reasons.



Volunteer will take care of children (age 0~3) at the childcare facility where the host works. They will also play with children (age 3~10) by introducing their culture or showing their special skills, like playing the musical instrument or some kind of sports, dancing, drawing, cooking. etc.

Logement & Nourriture

Single room at the volunteer's house. You’ll cook by yourselves. There is Wi-Fi.

Emplacement & Temps libre

Imabari city, Ehime prefecture. About 300 km south west of Osaka. Near Seto Island sea. Terminal The nearest airport is Matsuyama airport. From Matsuyama to the meeting point, 2 hours by bus. *But Volunteer needs to book the flight ticket to Kansai international airport for joining the orientation / evaluation seminar, also needs to arrive in Japan on the day before the orientation and can leave Japan after 22:00 on the last day.


Beginner level of Japanese speaking skill as well as high motivation to learn and speak Japanese language is needed. High motivation to work with kids. Positive attitude to communicate with children. Language English *Local host can speak English. Japanese is also welcomed!