Volunteer Overseas Programmes
Expires12 days

Volunteer Overseas Programmes

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.

What we are looking for


  • 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


How to apply

Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 04/07/2018

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Closing date: Continuous recruitment


Additional job details

LocationEurope, Worldwide
Additional location informationKenya, 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.


PeriodFixed term
Working hoursFull-time

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