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English Teaching Volunteer in the Coffee region (Medellin)


Come explore the beautiful tropical region not far to the west, and unpack your bags in one of the most beautiful coffee growing regions in the world tucked in the mountains of central Colombia!

As an English Teaching Volunteer, you will have the opportunity to acquire hands-on, on-the-ground experience in the education sector with one of the most dynamic and influential organizations operating today.

The volunteers will work with students and teachers in the rural areas of Colombia's central Risaralda Department – assisting in classes and after-school activities in order to improve the English language skills of both students and local English teachers.

Apply by: 15th March Protected content

Organization: Nukanti Foundation ( Protected content

Position: English Teaching Volunteer

Worksite: Colombia, Risaralda Department

Type: Volunteer position (food, accommodation and internal travel costs will be covered)

Dates of project: April 1st, Protected content April 30th, Protected content terms will also be considered)

To see a full job description, please view our list of current opportunities at the Peace and Collaborative Development Network (PCDN):

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How to apply

Please submit (in English) – by March, 15, Protected content your curriculum vitae and a letter (not to exceed Protected content explaining why you want to be part of this project, how you can add value to it and how this will help advance your goals in terms of professional and personal development.

Please also provide the names and contact details for at least one non-personal reference.

Please submit these materials via email – with the subject heading "Volunteer submission: English teacher in Risaralda, Colombia" to: Protected content

You can also submit questions about this opportunity to the email provided above.

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