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We are always looking for passionate individuals to come and join our team in Peru. If you think you have what it takes to be a Volunteer Teacher at LCQC, click on the button below to fill in our Online Application Form.

Responsibilities:

  • Teach English to children from 6 years old to 12 years old of varying levels of English.
  • Prepare lesson plans and share best learning practice with other volunteers and the Director.
  • Take part in fun extracurricular activities that include sightseeing, camping, surfing and sandboarding
  • Spend time with children and their families at our various projects.
  • Attend weekly meetings with other volunteers and the Director.
  • Set an example to the students and act as a role model.
  • Be a responsible ambassador for our organization.
  • Be passionate and enthusiastic!

Requirements:

  • Minimum commitment of one month in Peru - essential
  • English fluency - essential
  • Basic level of Spanish
  • Positive attitude and adaptable
  • Problem-solving
  • Experience teaching and/or working with groups of children
  • High school diploma
  • An engaging personality with good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Open-minded and driven
  • Ability to work with a team
  • First Aid certificate not required but preferred
  • Experience of living and working in Latin America not required but preferred

Benefits of volunteering with us:

  • Gain valuable skills and a unique experience in teaching kids in Peru
  • Be part of an amazing community that aims at making a positive change
  • Induction, training and on-going support from our team members
  • Housing at our Volunteer House
  • Get a reference and a certificate upon completion of your mission

Housing & Cost

Volunteers live at our Volunteer House located in the center of Trujillo, close to amenities. Accommodation includes private and shared bedrooms, Wi-Fi, self-catering kitchen, large bathroom with hot water and a spacious terrace.

The volunteering cost is $280 for 4 weeks minimum pro-rata and includes accommodation.