Placement Letter Arrived! (Updated)

Today is a good day! 😀 My placement letter arrived from Project Trust, so I know now exactly where I’ll be going to in the summer (less than 4 months now). I’ll be working in St Ignatius Secondary School, Lethem, Guyana. It’s the only secondary school in District 9 and has a wide catchment area, … Continue reading »

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Selection Results

The results of my selection course arrived today… I got through! I’m off to Guyana (with Uganda and Mauritius as reserves). Just got to raise about another £4,900 for my total… fingers crossed!

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Returned from Selection

After countless hours of travelling and a very intense week on the Isle of Coll, I got back from PT selection in the (very) early hours of Sunday morning. Whether I get selected or not (I’ll find out in about two weeks), the week was an amazing experience that I thoroughly enjoyed.

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Selection Starts Tomorrow

Okay, technically selection starts on Tuesday, but I’ll spend all day tomorrow travelling there. I’m all packed and mentally bracing myself for a 06:10 start followed by 15 and a bit hours of travelling. Quite looking forward to selection, even though I haven’t really got a clue what I’ll be doing! As you can see, … Continue reading »

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Selection Confirmation Letter

Confirmation letter and ferry times arrived today, along with the volunteer questionnaire; I think it’s for PT to help match candidates to projects overseas.

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