EDUCATION

Join Kaya as an education volunteer and you can contribute to the global goal of providing education access to all by inspiring and encouraging others with their learning in pre-schools, schools, community centres and more.

Types of Education volunteer projects

You will work alongside local teaching and project staff engaging school children and adults through individual and group lessons. Whatever your background, you will be able join one of our interesting community or schools based projects, aiming to improve the literacy of those that need it the most. Please see below our different types of Education projects.

Our Education volunteer projects

Teach English, French or Spanish in Morocco

Be part of a team working to spread knowledge and education.

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Teaching English in Rural Cambodia

If you want to help a rural impoverished community while learning about the culture and the people of Cambodia, all that while making friends, this is a placement for you!

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Family Volunteering: Community Development in Morocco

Volunteer as a family in Morocco and give back to your local hosting community through teaching women, children from impoverished areas or children with special needs.

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Horse-assisted therapy volunteering in Bolivia

Volunteer abroad on our specialised project and help to provide physical therapy to disabled children and young adults in Bolivia

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Special Needs Equine Therapy Internship in Bolivia

Intern abroad on our specialised project and help to provide physical therapy to disabled children and young adults in Bolivia

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Speech Therapy Internship in Peru

Intern in Cusco for a social centre that supports young mothers

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High Impact Outreach Community Project in Ghana

Come and volunteer in Ghana to create a high impact on local community initiatives.

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Social Work Internship with Young Mothers in Peru

Intern in Cusco for a social centre that supports young mothers

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Rural Volunteer Teaching in Moshi, Tanzania

Volunteer in Tanzania on a teaching and community work project based in rural Moshi.

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Volunteering for 16 and 17 Year Olds in Swaziland

If you are under 18 join this initiative Volunteering for 16 and 17 Year Olds in Swaziland

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Volunteering for 16 and 17 Year Olds In India

Join our volunteering for 16 and 17 year olds in India and spend time with other young people developing global citizenship.

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Volunteer At A School for Deaf Children in The Philippines

Volunteer At A School for Deaf Children in The Philippines and share your sign language skills with children and local teachers to improve their education

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Fair Trade Internship in the Amazon Rainforest

Join our Fair Trade Internship in the Amazon Rainforest at a unique tea project doing sustainable economic development, cultural preservation and conservation.

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Small Business Development Internship in Africa

Share this small business development internship in South Africa to extend your CV/Resume while developing the capacity of a social enterprise.

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Volunteering for 16 and 17 year olds in Costa Rica

Spend your holidays doing something different and help others through volunteering overseas. Work on 1 of 4 projects in Costa Rica that accept 16 and 17 year olds.

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Volunteer Support For Young Mothers In Peru

Volunteer in Cusco and support young mothers and their children in Peru.

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Volunteer in a Children’s Centre in La Paz

Volunteer in a Children’s Centre in Bolivia managed entirely by local families from a small community.

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Healthy Kitchens Volunteering in Peru

Join us in supporting local families by addressing hygiene and sanitation issues by working on our healthy kitchens volunteering in Peru project.

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Child Development Volunteering in India

Volunteer in India and help with the provision of child care to disadvantaged children as well as participating in a range of exciting activities essential to Indian culture.

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Elephant & Community Water Access Project in Namibia

Use your passion for elephants and observe them in their natural habitat and work on a project that is providing solutions to the elephant-human conflict.

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HIV/AIDS Education and Day Care Volunteering in South Africa

Volunteer on our community education and day care project and support the people of St. Lucia, South Africa where HIV/AIDS rates are high.

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Early Childhood Development Internship In Africa

If you are studying early years education or development intern with us in South Africa or Swaziland and earn from and compare your experiences with local teachers and students.

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Community Sports Coaching Volunteering in Cape Town

As a community sports coaching volunteer you will volunteer in South Africa in a Cape Town township where sports coaching is much needed.

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Mobile Literacy Development in Ghana

Come and volunteer in Ghana to work with project whose mission is to provide access to books and to increase the reading skills of children and adults through the provision of a mobile literacy unit.

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Community Volunteering in Southern Vietnam

Bring your caring and sharing approach to life and participate in community volunteering in Southern Vietnam.

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Family Volunteering: Women and Child Empowerment in Nepal

Bring your family to Nepal and spend your holiday volunteering and give your family the chance to give something back to communities less fortunate than themselves.

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Sports Coaching and Community Work in the Andes

Become a sports coaching and community work volunteer in the Andes and help integrate boys and girls into sports, foster technical expertise, team work and gender equity.

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Music Access and Development for School Children in Belize

Volunteer as a music teacher at a local state run schools where music access and development for school children in Belize is limited to only those who can afford it.

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Turtle and Marine Environmental Conservation and Education in Ecuador

Volunteer on this turtle, sharks and marine research, conservation and education project on the Pacific Coast of Ecuador to protect habitats and species.

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Teaching and Teacher Development Volunteering in Belize

Support over-stretched teachers in classrooms and through interactive training sessions on this teaching and teacher development volunteering project in Belize.

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Rural Public Health Volunteering in Ecuador

If you are interested in community development with a health focus then this rural public health volunteering placement is perfect for you.

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Volunteer Camp for At Risk Youth: Putting Film Into Action in Belize

Volunteer in Belize on this film camp and use your film-making and photography skills to empower and inspire students from an at risk youth centre.

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Integrated Music, Dance and Art Therapy for Children with Special Needs

Volunteer and use your creative skills on this integrated therapy project for children with disabilities and learning difficulties in Ecuador.

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Education Outreach for Child Workers in the Markets

Volunteer in Quito and help with the education of children who work upwards of ten hours a day in the markets, streets and countryside of Ecuador to support their families.

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Teach in Elementary Schools and Kindergartens in San Jose, Costa Rica

Volunteer abroad with Kaya in Costa Rica and get hands-on teaching experience with children who will really benefit from international instruction.

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Costa Rica Spring Break Volunteering Week

Join us in San Jose for a week of community volunteering helping abandoned and underprivileged children in the city’s children’s homes , community and day care centres.

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Community Teaching and Cultural Immersion in India

By volunteering in India on a Community Teaching project, you have the chance to give back to a number of communities where support is needed to enhance the quality of teaching.

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Volunteer as an Early Years Teaching Assistant in Rural Thailand

Bring your energy and love of children and volunteer as an early years teaching assistant in rural Thailand to help support local teachers and communities.

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Teaching and Community Assistance in Victoria Falls

Volunteer in Zimbabwe and work on teaching and community assistance in Victoria Falls bringing benefit to the most vulnerable in the community.

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Women’s Empowerment and Community Volunteering in India

Volunteer in India on this Women’s Empowerment project and help challenge the problems facing women today in local communities.

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Computer Literacy and Arts Volunteering in South Africa

Volunteer in South Africa for this computer literacy and arts project and work with rural communities on the outskirts of Chintsa, on the East cape’s beautiful Wild Coast.

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Volunteer Teaching Development Placement in Southern Vietnam

Travel to Ho Chi Minh City and share your teaching skills and experience with local educators on this volunteer education development placement in Southern Vietnam.

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Day Care Centre and Education Volunteering in Rural Nepal

Help agrarian based families generate an income and volunteer in rural Nepal in a Day Care Centre for the very young and provide education support for older children.

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Teacher and Curriculum Development in Cambodia

Use your expertise and experience in education and become a volunteer and work on a teacher and curriculum development placement in Cambodia’s premier tourist destination, Siem Reap.

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Teach English in Rural Schools in the Philippines

Volunteer in Tacloban, hit heavily by Typhoon Haiyan in November 2013 and give rural, impoverished children a valuable boost for their future by teaching them English.

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Classroom and Child Care Assistant Placements in Siem Reap

Become a classroom and child care assistant volunteer and work on rewarding educational placements in Cambodia’s premier tourist destination, Siem Reap.

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Help Improve the Futures of Abused Women in the Philippines

Volunteer and help improve the lives of abused women in the Philippines by providing skills and education.

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Family Volunteering: Care and Education for Pre-School Children in South Africa

Travel to the wild coast and participate in family volunteering, care and education for pre-school children in South Africa during your next holiday.

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Equine Therapy for Disabled Children in Cape Town

Volunteer abroad on our specialised project and help to provide equine therapy to disabled children in South Africa.

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Community Teaching Volunteering in Cape Town

Become a community teaching volunteer in South Africa and provide essential teaching support in the poverty stricken communities in the townships of Cape Town.

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Volunteer Teaching At A Day Care Centre In Swaziland

By volunteering in Swaziland, you can help to care for orphaned and vulnerable children in need at a daycare centre.

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Teaching and Community Volunteer Work in Zanzibar

Volunteer in Tanzania on a teaching and community work project based on the island of Zanzibar, located just off Africa's Tanzanian coast.

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Community Volunteering at Christmas in Zambia

Volunteer near the amazing Victoria Falls in Zambia on a project working with local communities and do something extra special this Christmas.

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Teaching and Community Work in Zambia

Volunteer in Zambia on teaching and community work and support local schools with large class numbers and a small number of teachers.

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Masai Mara Lion, Wildlife Research and Conservation Project in Kenya

Work directly with the Masai Mara community to develop solutions to reduce conflict between local human and wildlife inhabitants.

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Easy 3-step application process

APPLY ONLINE

Click here to apply online and pay your deposit to secure your space on your chosen project. Our advisors will then contact you to guide you through the next steps.

TELEPHONE INTERVIEW

Once we’ve received your application, we’ll be in touch to arrange your informal telephone interview with your Kaya Placement Advisor.

GET PREPARED

When you’ve been accepted onto your project we’ll send you your Welcome Pack and lots of other helpful information to assist you with preparing for your placement.

HAVE A QUESTION?

We pride ourselves on providing you high quality placement information throughout your application process and whilst on the ground. Connect with us if you have any questions.

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