REACH Siem Reap offers ethical volunteer experiences for international humanitarians from around the world. Enjoy all that the incredible tourist hub ‘Siem Reap’ has to offer, while also giving back to children and families in desperate need.
With our focus being on empowering Cambodians to drive sustainable development within their own communities, we invite skilled professionals and compassionate English speakers to assist our local staff in facilitating this change.
We employ a wonderful team of permanent local Khmer staff, as such, our Volunteer experience is structured in a way that is nondisruptive to our curriculum or operations. We have stringent policies in place, and ongoing staff training to ensure that your time with us is not only rewarding for you, but mutually beneficial for our school and the children that we serve.
The success of REACH Siem Reap relies heavily on the time, compassion and dedication of Volunteer from around the world. We whole heartedly value and admire every single person who supports our cause, without them, we would cease to exist.
To learn more about how you can volunteer, please read on.
REACH Siem Reap has a varierty of areas which you can chose to volunteer in.
We warmly welcome individuals and families and larger groups such as Secondary School groups and corporate teams.
All inclusive tours for larger parties can be organised upon request and tailored to suit your individual needs.
Depending on your preference, we invite you to volunteer with us from 1 - 4 weeks.
Our most popular experience is volunteering as a teaching assistant to our Local Khmer Teachers in our daily English & Math's classes. Help our teachers engage the class, work with our kids on their pronounciation and share your compassion and enthusiasm with our students. Our kids are aged 5-18+ and we will try to accommodate teaching with your preferred age group. We encourage volunteers to have fun in the classroom and excite the students with creative games and interactive teaching methods.
There are 3 sessions of English classes per day, choose to attend 1, 2 or all 3 in a day.
Morning Session: 8.00am - 10.30am (Primary School Students)
Afternoon Session: 2.00pm - 4.00pm (Primary School Students)
Optional Session: 4.00 - 5.00pm (Physical Education / Workshop)
Evening Session: 5.00pm - 6.00pm (Secondary School Students)
As your role will be as an assistant, you are not required to have teaching experience, any experience is an added bonus. All we ask is that you have a good command in the English Language; if you are a skilled professional in this feild, please review our ‘Workshops’ tab to learn more about how you can be involved in the development of our Education program.
All Volunteers of REACH are required to make a compulsory donation of AUD$450 towards our operational costs. These funds are vital in enabling us to pay our staff, and to sustain our programs.
In return you will receive:
• Assistance prior to your arrival
• Discounted rates at our partner hotels
• Comprehensive Volunteer Guidebook
• 1 x Free Airport transfor & town orientation
• Return transfer to school on your first day
• Enjoy daily nutritious meals with the kids
• Ongoing support throughout your stay
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All Volunteers of REACH must read, sign and adhere to our
Child Protection Policy
Volunteer Code of Conduct
You must also provide REACH with
• A completed Online Application form
• A current Police Check or a Working with Children check
• A photocopy of your passport
• A copy of your travel arrangements
• Proof of Travel Insurance (once purchased)
REACH Siem Reap reserves the right to remove any volunteers, visitors and staff who act in breach of our policies.