Volunteer Overseas Programmes

Volunteer Overseas Programmes

International Volunteer HQ
Europe · Worldwide

Job description

Volunteers can choose to volunteer with International Volunteer HQ for periods ranging from one week to six months in over 30 destinations around the world.

Volunteers can choose from a range of project opportunities, including teaching, childcare, community development, medical, construction and renovation, turtle conservation and wildlife conservation.

Volunteers work for an average of three to four hours per day from Monday to Friday, and have the weekends free to explore more of their host country.

As part of the IVHQ service, all volunteers receive comprehensive pre-departure support, access to online pre-departure training, airport pick-ups, programme orientation, meals, accommodation, project placement alongside other international volunteers, and 24/7 in-country support.

Company information

Every year, thousands of UK students and travellers choose to volunteer abroad with International Volunteer HQ (IVHQ). IVHQ offers affordable, safe and responsible volunteer travel opportunities in over 30 destinations including, Italy, South Africa, Bali, Thailand, Costa Rica, Kenya, Brazil and Fiji.

Established in 2007, IVHQ has grown to become the world's leading volunteer travel organisation, offering a variety of projects for volunteer travellers, including teaching, childcare, community development, medical, construction and renovation, turtle conservation and wildlife conservation.

With volunteer programme fees starting from £115, you will not find a more affordable and trustworthy international volunteer travel organisation.

Person requirements

Qualifications and experience requirements

  • Volunteers need to be 18 years or over to participate, unless volunteering with a parent or guardian.
  • A hard working nature, a willingness to learn and an open mind are key traits to support a successful international volunteer programme.

Accepted degree subjects





Europe · Worldwide

Kenya, Tanzania, Ghana, Madagascar, Victoria Falls, Uganda, Zambia, South Africa, Bali, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Philippines, Mexico, India - Delhi, India - Dharamsala, Vietnam - Hanoi, Vietnam - Ho Chi Minh, Cambodia, Guatemala, Ecuador, Costa Rica, Thailand, China, Brazil, Argentina, Colombia - Bogota, Colombia - Cartagena, Morocco, Peru - Cusco, Peru - Lima, Laos, Spain, Portugal, Romania, Italy and Fiji.

Contract and working hours

Fixed term · Full-time

How to apply

Closing date: Continuous recruitment

This job listing will no longer be available on Prospects from 04/07/2018

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