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Get professional experience in communications, HR, and the management of non-profits, while improving your Spanish in the beautiful Andean capital of Quito, Ecuador.
CENIT is an Ecuadorian-run NGO located in an impoverished neighbourhood in the south of Quito, working to eradicate child labour and empower at-risk working children and their families by providing comprehensive educational, vocational, health, social and psychological services.
The Volunteer Coordinator is responsible for the process of recruiting and supporting volunteers. As the effective head of the volunteers they should be an approachable figure who acts as the point of first contact when issues arise. The role is busy and varied, and requires organisation, creative problem-solving, dedication and a willingness to take on new challenges.
job is stimulating and enriching and provides a comprehensive view of the internal
workings of a non-profit. It gives constant opportunity for interaction with
the Ecuadorian staff and offers a unique chance to be immersed both in the
Ecuadorian culture and at the same time a professional working environment.
Main Tasks and Responsibilities:
Minimum Spanish requirements:
Minimum English requirements:
This role is considered voluntary work. CENIT does, however, try to offer a small amount of compensation to help you to cover costs. Life in Ecuador is relatively cheap, and you are entitled to free lunch in CENIT each working day. CENIT can also assist in obtaining a volunteer visa. We are looking for an 11 month minimum commitment (September-July)
Last day to apply!