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Volunteer in Costa Rica! ZOE International Christian School


Costa Rica: Barva, Heredia

Program Duration

5-8 Week, 7-12 Month, 1-2 Year


- Christians with mature character who are committed to serve their neighbour
- Mission minded teachers who are flexible and have a heart to serve God
- A high school education minimum
- Commitment to come for a school year. (Exceptions to teach for a semester may be available.)
- Costa Ricans speak Spanish but Spanish is not required. Speaking English is sufficient
- Willingness to congregate while living Costa Rica
- Pastoral, church, and personal references are required
- Teachers are required to raise funds to support their missionary work
- Openness to live with a Costa Rican family or share an apartment with another volunteer

Minimum Education

High School


  • English
  • Spanish

Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Childcare & Children
  • Community Development
  • Teaching
  • Tutor
  • Youth

This Program is open to

American, Australian, Canadian and European Participants.

Participants Travel


Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups

Application Process Involves

  • In-Person Interview when Feasible
  • Letters of Reference
  • Phone/Video Interview
  • Physical Exam/Health Records
  • Resume
  • Transcript
  • Written Application

Typically The Application Process Time is

2 weeks