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Volunteering Jobs

Below is a list of our current volunteer opportunities for experienced professionals of any age. If you would like to know more about volunteering with VSO, click here.

We also have programmes for 18-35 year olds (ICS) and for organisations interested in providing corporate volunteering opportunities for their employees.

If you are interested in volunteering locally, please contact the VSO office in your country of residence.

The application process at a glance:

Simply search for a role, click on the title and fill in our application form. Please note, VSO doesn’t accept CVs via email. If you can’t find a suitable role today, sign up to our newsletter to stay informed of upcoming volunteer opportunities.

Once we’ve received your application form, you’ll receive a confirmation email explaining next steps.

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Current Vacancies

Opportunity Location Apply by
Quality Teaching Facilitator Bukoba, Tanzania 25 Feb 2019
Education Technology and Computer Specialist Afar Region, Ethiopia 28 Feb 2019
School Leadership Advisor - Kayonza District Various Districts, Rwanda 28 Feb 2019
Communication Adviser Mara, Tanzania 28 Feb 2019
Education Gender Advisor Chimoio, Mozambique 28 Feb 2019
Agriculture Extension Advisor – National Professional Volunteer Jigawa and Kaduna, Nigeria 28 Feb 2019
National Graduate Volunteer -Improving Market Access for the Poor Jigawa & Kaduna, Nigeria 28 Feb 2019
Communications & Marketing Adviser Mwanza, Tanzania 28 Feb 2019
Youth Livelihoods Project Coordinator Gilgel Beles town-Benishangul Gumuz Region, Ethiopia 4 Mar 2019
Unlocking Talent Communications Specialist - Malawi Lilongwe, Malawi 15 Mar 2019
Unlocking Talent Education Specialist(Kfw) Various Districts, Malawi 15 Mar 2019
Livelihoods Adviser Mindanao, Philippines 16 Mar 2019
Teacher Trainer and Assessment Learning Specialist Beneshangul Gumuz Region), Ethiopia 25 Mar 2019
Neonatal Nurse Napak, Uganda 28 Mar 2019
Midwife Tutor Napak, Uganda 28 Mar 2019
Sexual Reproductive Health Specialist Kotido, Uganda 28 Mar 2019
Community Development Specialist Kotido, Uganda 28 Mar 2019
Teacher or Principal Kotido, Uganda 28 Mar 2019
Foundational English Literacy and Numeracy Teaching Advisor Nyamasheke, Rwanda 31 Mar 2019
Neonatal Nurse Various towns in Ethiopia, Ethiopia 31 Mar 2019
Neonatal Nurse Gibe Woreda, Ethiopia 31 Mar 2019
Teacher Trainer – Gender Focus Parsa Sarlahi and Banke, Nepal 22 Apr 2019
Disability Inclusion Advisor Bake, Parsa & Sarlahi, Nepal 30 Apr 2019

General Applications

We are looking for candidates in a number of anticipated volunteer jobs. These jobs are not confirmed yet. If you are interested in any of these jobs, please complete the application form and we'll be in touch.
Title Location Apply by
Sexual Reproductive Health Specialist Various Countries 28 Feb 2019
Midwife Tutor Uganda 28 Mar 2019
Secondary School Teacher Trainer Various Countries 31 Mar 2019
Financial management Adviser Tanzania 31 Mar 2019
Information and communications technology in Education Various Countries 31 Mar 2019
Business Management Adviser Tanzania 31 Mar 2019
Environmental Adviser Tanzania 31 Mar 2019
Special Needs Education Specialist Various Countries 31 Mar 2019
Creative service Adviser Tanzania 31 Mar 2019
Inclusive Education Specialist – Gender and Disability Various Countries 31 Mar 2019
Capacity Building Advisor – Education Programmes Various Countries 31 Mar 2019
Inclusive Education Expert Myanmar 31 Mar 2019
Curriculum Development Specialist Various Countries 31 Mar 2019
Teacher Educator Myanmar 31 Mar 2019
Community Development Specialist – Education Programmes Various Countries 31 Mar 2019
Education Researcher Various Countries 31 Mar 2019
Livestock Research and Development Expert Sierra Leone 31 Mar 2019
Education Distance Learning Specialist Various Countries 31 Mar 2019
Agro Forestry Advisor Sierra Leone 31 Mar 2019
Education Monitoring & Evaluation Expert Various Countries 31 Mar 2019
Horticulture Research and Development advisor Sierra Leone 31 Mar 2019
Education Communications Specialist Various Countries 31 Mar 2019
Education Specialist - Education Technology Focus Various Countries 31 Mar 2019
Education in Emergencies / Resilience Building Specialist Various Countries 31 Mar 2019
School Management and Leadership Adviser Various Countries 31 Mar 2019
Primary Teacher Trainer Various Countries 31 Mar 2019
Regional Social Accountability Adviser Various Countries 31 Mar 2019
Early years adviser Various Countries 31 Mar 2019
Education Disability Inclusion Advisor - (Bilingual) Mozambique 31 May 2019
Inclusive Education Literacy Advisor – Disability Focus (Bilingual) Mozambique 31 May 2019
Private Sector Engagement Specialist 31 Oct 2019
Technical Vocational Training Adviser 31 Dec 2019
Nutrition Adviser Various Countries 31 Dec 2019
Resilience Advisor Various Countries 31 Dec 2019
Obstetrician/Gynaecologist Various Countries 25 Jan 2020
Neonatal Nurse Various Countries 3 Mar 2020
Equipment Maintenance Specialist Uganda 31 Mar 2020
Paediatrician Various Countries 31 Mar 2020

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