We support hundreds of people to have amazing international volunteer experiences all around the world and when you take part in a volunteering project through Concordia, you can be sure you’ll be making a real difference to a community, and to yourself. A selection of projects is available for teenagers aged 16 and 17. Types of international volunteer projects include conservation, restoration, archaeology, construction, arts, children’s play-schemes and teaching.
Projects last for two-four weeks with the main season from June to September. Volunteers pay a registration fee of £300 and fund their own travel and insurance.
Board and accommodation is free of charge for projects in Europe, North America, Japan and South Korea. For projects in Latin America, Asia, Middle East and Africa volunteers pay an extra on arrival fee of approx. £150/200 that covers food and accommodation, as well as funding the programme in the country.
"Fantastic. One of the best, and certainly one of the most memorable two weeks of my life". (Joe, volunteer in Estonia)
"It was one of the best experiences of my life and I will think about different aspects of my time there for the rest of my life!" (Joanna, social project in India,)
What we are looking for
- No skills necessary, just motivation to volunteer and meet new people overseas
- Open minded people who want to support local communities
Accepted degree subjects
How to apply
Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 08/05/2019
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Closing date: Continuous recruitment
Additional job details
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Making new friends, learning new skills, supporting local communities