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Volunteer on the Community Project in Colombia

Program Duration

1-2 Weeks, 2-4 Weeks, 3-6 Months, 5-8 Weeks, 9-12 Weeks

Dates

Starts on the 1st and 15th of each month

Qualifications

Volunteers must be at least 18 years of age, must speak English and feel confident teaching the basics of both written and spoken English.
Volunteers DO NOT need to be qualified teachers, or have previous teaching experience.

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Cost in US$:

From USD 450!

Cost Includes:

  • Written materials pre-departure
  • In-country staff support
  • In-country orientation/Training
  • Food
  • Housing
  • Written materials abroad

Program Fees Include:

Volunteers pay a registration fee of USD 279 which covers 24/7 support from IVHQ staff, program marketing costs, information pack, administration costs, travel costs to inspect programs and communication costs with volunteers.

They then pay a program fee, dependent on the duration of their volunteer program, which covers accommodation and meals during volunteer placement period, airport pick up, orientation, program supervision, in-country 24/7 volunteer support and in-country administration costs. Volunteers are responsible for their own flights, visas, travel insurance and vaccinations (where required).

Experience Required

no

Volunteer Types

  • Building & Construction Projects
  • Childcare & Children
  • Community Centers
  • Community Development
  • Computer Training
  • Education
  • English Teaching
  • Nutrition
  • Senior Citizens
  • Social Work

This Program is open to

American, Canadian, European, Australian, Asian, Worldwide, Kiwi and South African Participants.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Guest House
  • Dormitory
  • Group living

Participants Travel

Independently or in Groups

Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups of 2-20

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application

Typically The Application Process Time is

1 week

Post Services Include

  • Exit Debriefing Abroad
  • Alumni Network