Volunteer Abroad

Volunteer Abroad is a non-profit, non-governmental organization based in Denmark which concerns itself with matching danish would-be volunteers with organizations that aim to affect positive change through action. The need for trustworthy organizations and for quality voluntary work force is here and with our mission, vision and values, we meet them.

Volunteer Abroad Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Aug 04, 2019
Volunteer
JOB DESCRIPTION Teaching – Volunteer teachers of dance, sport, English or other academic subjects are welcome. Fundraising – This role would include researching new funding opportunities, writing applications, managing existing partnerships including reporting, as well as representing Tiny Toones at fundraising events and performances. Communication – We would welcome candidates who can help us to further our social media and communication strategy. This position may be combined with a fundraising role. All volunteers are based at our centre in Chbar Ampov. This gives you the opportunity to experience an area of Phnom Penh not normally visited by tourists which will give you a unique experience of life in Cambodia. Working from our centre means you will have daily contact with our Tiny Toones kids so you can see the impact your work is having in supporting them. SURROUNDINGS We want to make sure that you’re always on top of your game. Get in touch with us to let us know what type of work you’re looking for (permanent, temporary or by the hour), what your qualifications are, and we’ll be sure to find the positions that interest you most. At Volunteer Abroad, we want you to succeed and won’t quit until you do. INCLUDED At Tiny Toones you will be an important member of their family for a minimum of 3 months. You will get their seriously cool Tiny Toones t-shirts, be close to the staff and enjoy hanging out with them after hours. You will have an incredible influence on the lives of the children and see how important Tiny Toones is in their life. Tiny Toones are flexible in the sense that you as well as the rest of the staff will live elsewhere, have time to work digitally or just spend time socializing and exploring the capital of Cambodia.  NOT INCLUDED Acommodation Meals Flights Insurance VISA To do volunteer work legally in Cambodia you must have an appropriate travel visa. This visa is an ordinary/business visa valid for 30 days but unlike a tourist visa you can extend your ordinary visa indefintley. You will need to do this at the immigration office. You need two blank pages in your passport as well as two passport photos. Moreover, you will need a letter from the organisation underlining that you will volunteer with them for the agreed period of time. Always check with your embassy.   FEE Minimum 3 months - 14.120 DKK The fee covers the donation. The donation covers: Teachers' salaries, school equiptment for the children and maintenance costs. Moreover, the fee covers administration costs for Volunteer Abroad. Read more
Volunteer Abroad Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Aug 04, 2019
Volunteer
JOB DESCRIPTION Teaching – Volunteer teachers of dance, sport, English or other academic subjects are welcome. Fundraising – This role would include researching new funding opportunities, writing applications, managing existing partnerships including reporting, as well as representing Tiny Toones at fundraising events and performances. Communication – We would welcome candidates who can help us to further our social media and communication strategy. This position may be combined with a fundraising role. All volunteers are based at our centre in Chbar Ampov. This gives you the opportunity to experience an area of Phnom Penh not normally visited by tourists which will give you a unique experience of life in Cambodia. Working from our centre means you will have daily contact with our Tiny Toones kids so you can see the impact your work is having in supporting them. SURROUNDINGS We want to make sure that you’re always on top of your game. Get in touch with us to let us know what type of work you’re looking for (permanent, temporary or by the hour), what your qualifications are, and we’ll be sure to find the positions that interest you most. At Volunteer Abroad, we want you to succeed and won’t quit until you do. INCLUDED At Tiny Toones you will be an important member of their family for a minimum of 3 months. You will get their seriously cool Tiny Toones t-shirts, be close to the staff and enjoy hanging out with them after hours. You will have an incredible influence on the lives of the children and see how important Tiny Toones is in their life. Tiny Toones are flexible in the sense that you as well as the rest of the staff will live elsewhere, have time to work digitally or just spend time socializing and exploring the capital of Cambodia.  NOT INCLUDED Acommodation Meals Flights Insurance VISA To do volunteer work legally in Cambodia you must have an appropriate travel visa. This visa is an ordinary/business visa valid for 30 days but unlike a tourist visa you can extend your ordinary visa indefintley. You will need to do this at the immigration office. You need two blank pages in your passport as well as two passport photos. Moreover, you will need a letter from the organisation underlining that you will volunteer with them for the agreed period of time. Always check with your embassy.   FEE Minimum 3 months - 14.120 DKK The fee covers the donation. The donation covers: Teachers' salaries, school equiptment for the children and maintenance costs. Moreover, the fee covers administration costs for Volunteer Abroad. Read more
Volunteer Abroad Chiang Rai, Thailand
Aug 04, 2019
Volunteer
JOB DESCRIPTION Every week EVT have different projects underway from planting, growing and cutting elephant food to helping with them with the latest construction projects. Often their team of fantastic staff just generally need a hand with whatever they are doing to make their place even more awesome for elephants! Be prepared to get sweaty and dirty. Bring a long sleeve shirt, sturdy shoes, sunscreen, insect repellent and a spare water bottle. Be prepared for a really enjoyable and fulfilling experience. EVT says: Please note that this is entirely optional and if after an hour or two you want to stop and go back to watching elephants with one of guides, that completely okay too! The elephants are after all simply awesome. SURROUNDINGS In the beautiful forests of Chiang Rai in Northern Thailand, you will find yourself in utter peacefulness and in close connection to nature and it's inhabitants. Have breakfast watching the elephants in the distance... or maybe a beer while watching the sundown. No matter what, you will find yourself in harmony with nature and the lovely giants. The sanctuary has planted lawns and gardens as well as a big elephant proof fence around an old farmhouse which has been completely renovated. The sanctuary is located x km from the relaxed but charming and vibrant town of Chiang Rai. Here you can book tours to sites on the weekend and have a day exploring the city. INCLUDED 5 days of volunteering (possible to book longer) Authentic accommodation Healthy delicious meals! Hours on hours of observing elephants being elephants Letter of volunteer work Provided proper work clothes Transport On-sight contact person Agency contact person Full nature experience! In-depth knowledge on natural and captive elephant behavior Learn from professionals! NOT INCLUDED Flights Pre-hostel stay Insurance Read more
Volunteer Abroad Dumaguete, Negros Oriental, Philippines
Aug 04, 2019
Volunteer
  JOB DESCRIPTION MCP accepts volunteers aged 18+. While the program is at times physically strenuous (carrying heavy gear in the sun, swimming against a current etc.) there is not a required fitness level (unless doing dive master training or technical diving). We find that almost everyone can participate. The program is not suited to people who suffer from chronic back pains or other health issues, which would prevent physical work. As the program involves scuba diving, the volunteers are required to fill out a health questionnaire to ensure they don’t have any medical conditions which would possibly prevent them from diving. The program also requires a minimum commitment of six weeks, but many volunteer stay significantly longer. The average volunteer in in the early or mid-twenties. Most of the time, the distribution of the sexes is around 60% ladies to 40% gents. While the age average is fairly low due to the gap-year segment, as well as a number of university interns, there’s always volunteers in their thirties and usually forties also. The program is very much recommended to the slightly older customers in this age bracket too. MCP welcomes couples, but kindly note that accommodation is shared dorms. Typically, there is a boys dorm, a ladies dorm and two mixed and/or couples dorms   INCLUDED Diving certificate 2 dives a day (1 in the day and 1 in the night) Eco-diving training Authentic accommodation Healthy delicious meals 3 times a day Letter of volunteer work Monthly events Provided proper work clothes Transport On-sight contact person Agency contact person Full nature experience! In-depth knowledge on eco-diving, coral reefs, species of fish and the decrease/increase in stock Learn from professionals! SURROUNDINGS MCP is situated on the island of Negros about 50 kilometres south of Dumaguete Airport (Theairport is sometimes referenced as Sibulan airport, but name confusion aside the code is DGT).Most volunteers arrive and leave via the airport, but for people traveling around the Philippineseither before or after their stay with MCP the ferry terminals in Dumaguete provide convenientaccess to nearby Islands like Siquijor, Bohol and Cebu. NOT INCLUDED Flights Insurance VISA Most nationalities receive 30-days upon arrival into the Philippines. You can extend this visa for a further 60 days at a Philippine Embassy. For formal volunteering in the Philippines, for longer than six months, you may be required to apply for a non-immigrant visa – check with your organization before you travel. FEE 18.620 DKK (6 weeks duration) The fee covers the donation. The donation covers: accomodation, meals and maintenance costs. Moreover, the fee covers administration costs for Volunteer Abroad.  Read more