Volunteer Opportunities

Two positions available for teachers, Liberia - Universal Outreach Foundation

Deadline: 
September 1, 2014

Have you ever hoped to share your gifts as a teacher with children in Africa?

If you have a gift for teaching children to read Universal Outreach Foundation (UOF) would love to hear from you. UOF currently has two short term opportunities available for teachers, retired teachers, literacy experts or curriculum development virtuosos!

Monitoring and Evaluation Advisor, Peru - Cuso International

Deadline: 
July 1, 2014

PARTNER NAME: Ministry of Labor and Employment Promotion (General Direction of the National Employment Service).
LOCATION: Lima, Peru
LENGTH OF PLACEMENT: 9 months
FUNDING ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS: Must be Canadian Citizen or Permanent Resident
LANGUAGE REQUIREMENTS: Spanish Level 4-5

THE VOLUNTEER’S ROLE

Volunteer Program Specialist, Peru - Cuso International

Deadline: 
June 1, 2014

POSITION DETAILS

Main responsibilities include:

  • Market intelligence to determine the degree of acceptance of our products and potential marketing channels
  • Review and validate internal bylaws and rules
  • Training workshops on rural associativity
  • Training workshops on organizational management (rights and duties of members)
  • Training in accounting, use of administrative tools, use of accounting software

Qualification criteria for selection include:

Financial Education and Training Advisor, Bolivia - Crossroads International

Deadline: 
June 1, 2014

POSITION DETAILS

Main responsibilities include:

Health for Humanity recruiting new board directors

Deadline: 
April 26, 2014

Health 4 Humanity is currently recruiting new Directors for our Board for our upcoming AGM, April 26 2014, at the Roundhouse (1:00-4:30pm).

We are specifically looking for folks with international/community development or health service experience. Our wishlist also includes experience with book keeping, fund development, communications, legal, or volunteer management. Interested persons are asked to please contact yitam4@gmail.com for more information and how to apply.

Invitation to Stand for Board of Directors - Check Your Head

Deadline: 
February 11, 2014

Check Your Head is looking for leaders with a passion for social and environmental justice and youth education to serve on our Board of Directors! We’re actively looking to increase the range and diversity of skills, perspectives, and experiences on our board.

Have a look at the information about the posting below and please be in touch! We encourage applicants to respond as soon as possible, but applications will be accepted up to Tuesday, February 11, 2014.

Volunteer Youth Facilitators - Check Your Head

Deadline: 
February 3, 2014

Are you passionate about social justice? Join the Volunteer Youth Facilitator Team at Check Your Head and
develop the skills to create change in your communities!

What’s Check Your Head?

Check Your Head is a youth-driven nonprofit organization working with young people to take action for social & environmental justice. Learn more at checkyourhead.org.

Curriculum Development Advisor, El Salvador - Cuso International

Deadline: 
December 4, 2013

PARTNER NAME: Primer ACTO
LOCATION: Suchitoto, El Salvador
LENGTH OF PLACEMENT: 3 months
FUNDING ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS: Must be Canadian Citizen or Permanent Resident
LANGUAGE REQUIREMENTS: Spanish Level 3-4
To self-assess your level please click here

THE VOLUNTEER’S ROLE

Overall placement purpose:
Support Primer ACTO to develop the program of studies for their theatre school.

Specific Objectives:

Human Rights Advisor, Costa Rica - Cuso International

Deadline: 
December 4, 2013

PARTNER NAME: International Centre for the Human Rights of Migrants (CIDEHUM)
LOCATION: San Jose, Costa Rica
LENGTH OF PLACEMENT: 3-6 months
FUNDING ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS: Must be Canadian Citizen or Permanent Resident
LANGUAGE REQUIREMENTS: Spanish Level 4-5
To self-assess your level please click here

THE VOLUNTEER’S ROLE

Monitoring and Evaluation Advisor, Bangladesh - Cuso International

Deadline: 
December 4, 2013

PARTNER NAMES: PLAN International Bangladesh & VSO Bangladesh
LOCATION: Dhaka, Bangladesh (with some travel to the north & south)
LENGTH OF PLACEMENT: 12 months
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION: Dec 4, 2013
Note that applications are reviewed as they are received and the placement may be filled prior to the deadline
FUNDING ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS: Must be a Canadian or American Citizen or Permanent Resident
LANGUAGE REQUIREMENTS: English Level 4-5