Creative Learning at Pentagon High School

Kaur, Bengkulu, Sumatera - Indonésie - Projet permanent

Projet Social - Education

  • Volontariat International
  • 01-01-2019 - 31-12-2019
  • 2 volontaires
  • 18-35 ans
  • 0 EUR de frais de participation


BACKGROUND: SMA N 10 Pentagon Kaur is a boarding public high school located in Kaur Regency, Bengkulu. It was built to provide high quality of education services, particularly to young generation of Kaur, as well as to reduce inequalities in terms of education under the initiative of Kaur’s local heroes, Hermen Malik and M. Daud Abdullah. However, the school is also open to those who strive for an excellent education from any regions in Indonesia. The school provides extracullicular in science such as nanotechnology, biotechnology, renewable energy and robotics. - Bringing the concept of boarding school integrated with public formal school, SMAN 10 Pentagon Kaur continually builds and develops its reputation through various activities. It is because the founding fathers have been highly aware towards the Kaur Regency development through inclusive education to succesfully face contemporary tight global competitiveness in almost every life aspects. - As for the year of 2018, SMAN 10 Pentagon Kaur arranges to invite foreign volunteer who is keen to help the school pursuing its excellence through English language learning and cultural exchange. AIMS: 1. To expand the knowledge and skills required in digital and global era. 2. To develop and spread the work ethics and positive characters through cultural exchange.



GREAT is a non-profit NGO which organizes international workcamps in Indonesia and promotes peace through international voluntary service for youth. GREAT dream is to give the opportunity to all youth without exceptions and discrimination to access global education and experience of long-life learning through voluntary service. Mottoes of GREAT are "Think globally, act locally" and "Individually we change our selves. Together we change the world". GREAT vision is that the young generation is the agent of change toward the world friendship and peace. GREAT aims are - To promote volunteering activities as part of non-formal learning - To bring people around the world from different race, language and culture to work together - To learn how to protect the environment and to live sustainably - To know local issues in other countries to create sense of togetherness and sense of belonging as citizen of the world - To understand about other cultures from different countries to create peace.


1. To introduce creative learning through creative methods e.g. seminar, focus group discussion, games, etc. 2. To participate in school events e.g. summer camp, seminar, commemoration of national day, etc. 3. To mingle with locals in order to learn local culture and spread peace through living together in harmony and tolerance in diversity. 4. To represent school in official events. 5. To share positive reputation of the school. 25 to 40 hours/week; specifically every Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Particularly during 07.00 – 14.00 WIB (Western Indonesian Time). Sometimes, the volunteer is needed to support the school events during the national days.

Logement & Nourriture

Volunteer will stay in the boarding house (shared / private room, conditional).

Emplacement & Temps libre

LOCATION: Kaur Regency is the most eastern part of Bengkulu Province, Sumatera island. It is famous of its breathtaking natural tourism sites e.g. Laguna Beach, Linau Beach and try special sea food - Octoupus satay. In certain times of the year, volunteer can watch the iconic Rafflessia arnoldii flower directly in the forest. MEETING POINT: Fatmawati Soekarno Bengkulu (BKS). The staff of the school would pick up the volunteer to reach SMA N 10 Pentagon Kaur. NEAREST TERMINAL: Jakarta: Soekarno-Hatta International Airport (CGK) & Halim Perdanakusumah (HLP) Bengkulu: Fatmawati Soekarno Bengkulu (BKS)


REQUIREMENTS: - Highly motivated, enthusiastic and able to work alone - Have experience in teaching through creative ways (preferable) - Eager to learn Bahasa Indonesia and Kaur local language LANGUAGE: English, Bahasa Indonesia and Bahasa Kaur (local language) STARTING DATE: all year MIN. DURATION: 6 months REMARKS: 1. Weather can be up to 40 degree in dry season. volunteer needs to be aware of different seasons with her/his home country. 2. Local people are very respectful of local culture and religion. Some topics might become sensitive to talk such as LGBT and premarital sex. 3. Meals, support for volunteer and transportation (car) for visa extension will be covered by the school, except flight ticket and fee for visa extension.

Notes Supplémentaires

No participation fee