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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
Educator facilitators Isiolo,Migori, Kenya 19 Dec 2018
Youth Employability Community Worker (National Volunteer) Gilgel Beles town-Benishangul Gumuz Region, Ethiopia 23 Dec 2018
Health Researcher - Midterm Evaluation Moroto, Uganda 30 Dec 2018
Community Development Specialist Moroto, Uganda 31 Dec 2018
National Volunteer - IMA4P Agricultural Cooperative Coordinator Battambang, Cambodia 31 Dec 2018
National Volunteer Research Officer - Adolescent Girls Various communities, Ghana 31 Dec 2018
Theater for Development Adviser Rangpur Northern Part of Bangladesh, Bangladesh 31 Dec 2018
National Volunteer- Responsible Volunteer Project Assistant Phnom Penh, Cambodia 31 Dec 2018
Community Development Specialist Kotido, Uganda 31 Dec 2018
Neonatal Nurse Various towns in Ethiopia, Ethiopia 31 Dec 2018
Neonatal Nurse Gibe Woreda, Ethiopia 31 Dec 2018
Neonatal Nurse Atsbi Wenberta, Ethiopia 31 Dec 2018
Early Grades Literacy Numeracy Education Specialist Gilgel Beles, Ethiopia 31 Dec 2018
Disability Inclusion Advisor - Bilingual Beira and Chimoio, Mozambique 31 Dec 2018
Inclusive Education Numeracy Advisor (Disability Focus) - Bilingual Beira and Chimoio, Mozambique 31 Dec 2018
Teacher Trainer and Assessment Learning Specialist Beneshangul Gumuz Region), Ethiopia 31 Dec 2018
Midwife Tutor Napak, Uganda 31 Dec 2018
Sexual Reproductive Health Specialist Kotido, Uganda 31 Dec 2018
Neonatal Nurse Napak, Uganda 31 Dec 2018
Teacher or Principal Kotido, Uganda 31 Dec 2018
Functional Literacy & Numeracy Accelerated Learning Specialist Garrisa, Isiolo, Migori & Kisumu, Kilifi, Kenya 2 Jan 2019
Baseline Researcher - Health Gulu, Uganda 11 Jan 2019
Resilience Adviser Khulna, Bangladesh 31 Jan 2019
Education Gender Advisor Chimoio, Mozambique 28 Feb 2019
Foundational English Literacy and Numeracy Teaching Advisor Nyamasheke, Rwanda 31 Mar 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
Financial management Adviser Tanzania 26 Nov 2018
CPD and Inclusion advisors Myanmar 31 Dec 2018
Beacon school advisers Myanmar 31 Dec 2018
Obstetrician/Gynaecologist Various Countries 31 Dec 2018
Pediatric Nurse Various Countries 31 Dec 2018
Paediatrician Various Countries 31 Dec 2018
Midwife Tutor Uganda 31 Dec 2018
Inclusive education expert Myanmar 31 Dec 2018
Environmental Adviser Tanzania 5 Jan 2019
Climate Change Adaption Specialist Zambia 31 Jan 2019
Livelihoods Adviser - Entrepreneurship Adviser Mozambique 31 Jan 2019
Sexual Reproductive Health Specialist Various Countries 28 Feb 2019
Secondary School Teacher Trainer Various Countries 31 Mar 2019
Information and communications technology in Education Various Countries 31 Mar 2019
Special Needs Education Specialist Various Countries 31 Mar 2019
Regional Social Accountability Adviser Various Countries 31 Mar 2019
Inclusive Education Specialist – Gender and Disability Various Countries 31 Mar 2019
Capacity Building Advisor – Education Programmes Various Countries 31 Mar 2019
Curriculum Development Specialist Various Countries 31 Mar 2019
Community Development Specialist – Education Programmes Various Countries 31 Mar 2019
Education Researcher Various Countries 31 Mar 2019
Education Distance Learning Specialist Various Countries 31 Mar 2019
Education Monitoring & Evaluation Expert Various Countries 31 Mar 2019
Education Communications Specialist Various Countries 31 Mar 2019
Education in Emergencies / Resilience Building Specialist Various Countries 31 Mar 2019
Education Specialist - Education Technology Focus Various Countries 31 Mar 2019
School Leadership and Management Advisors Rwanda 31 Mar 2019
School Management and Leadership Adviser Various Countries 31 Mar 2019
Primary Teacher Trainer Various Countries 31 Mar 2019
Early years adviser Various Countries 31 Mar 2019
Private Sector Engagement Specialist 31 Oct 2019
Resilience Advisor Various Countries 31 Dec 2019
Neonatal Nurse Various Countries 31 Dec 2019
Nutrition Adviser Various Countries 31 Dec 2019

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