Education, Teaching Abroad and Sports Coaching Volunteering

TYPE OF VOLUNTEERING - Education projects

Support educational initiatives around the world, teaching English, sports coaching or life skills to children. Work alongside local teachers and use your sports, drama and creative talents to organise fun, engaging and interactive learning sessions.

Community Education

Community Education

Peru

  • Support an after-school initiative working with children in the Ancash region
  • Inspire a passion for learning through activities, games and crafts
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Duration: 3 - 12 weeks +

Cost from: £695 / $890

Community Education

Community Education

India

  • Teach English and basic maths to children in schools and at community outreach projects
  • Develop the children's English and creative skills through fun and interactive classes
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Duration: 2 – 12 weeks

Cost from: £675 / $865

Sports Coaching

Sports Coaching

Ghana

  • Lead coaching sessions and work with the team promoting improved health care and education
  • Help to improve concentration and increase the confidence of the children
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Duration: 1 - 12 weeks

Cost from: £795 / $1020

Sports Coaching

Sports Coaching

Nepal

  • Lead sports sessions for local children at schools and children’s homes
  • Promote wellbeing through teaching the importance of health and fitness
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Duration: 2 - 16 weeks

Cost from: £775 / $990

Teach English in Tropical Schools

Teach English in Tropical Schools

Thailand

  • Teach English in schools in tropical southern Thailand
  • Enhance the children’s English communication skills with group interactive classes
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Duration: 4 - 12 weeks

Cost from: £845 / $1080

Teach English on an Island

Teach English on an Island

Thailand

  • Teach English to pupils on a beautiful tropical island in Thailand
  • Develop the children's English and creative skills through fun and interactive classes
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Duration: 6 weeks

Cost from: £1395 / $1785

Teaching

Teaching

Nepal

  • Work in local schools to increase students’ confidence speaking English
  • Support and teach educational activities at a Children's Home and the Street Children's Centre
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Duration: 3 - 16 weeks

Cost from: £860 / $1100

Teaching and Community Work

Teaching and Community Work

Ghana

  • Develop the students’ confidence speaking English and run after school sessions
  • Work with the local team promoting hand washing to schools
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Duration: 2 - 12 weeks

Cost from: £895 / $1145

Teaching English

Teaching English

Madagascar

  • Assist the local team teaching English to the community
  • Run one to one classes to help increase skills and confidence
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Duration: 2 – 12 weeks

Cost from: £795 / $1020

Under 18 Teaching and Cultural Experience

Under 18 Teaching and Cultural Experience

India

  • Join the Pod Under 18 team to help teach English to children in schools
  • Help to improve the communication and creative skills of the children
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Duration: 2 weeks

Cost from: £1395 / $1785

Making a difference in education

  • 1 out of every 5 people in the world cannot read or write. Illiteracy is linked to higher rates of: unemployment, crime, long term illness, prejudice against women. (World literacy foundation)

  • Around the world, Pod Volunteers completed 10,199 days volunteering last year

  • “Without our volunteers we wouldn’t be able to achieve our goals and help those underprivileged communities…together we can provide support to the less privileged people of India to develop the knowledge and skills which will assist them in leading positive and independent lives…” Project, India

teaching Africa

teaching Africa

teaching English

teaching English

teaching India

teaching India

teaching Thailand

teaching Thailand

summer camp

summer camp

volunteer with student

volunteer with student

teaching alphabet

teaching alphabet

volunteer with children

volunteer with children

teacher

teacher

teaching adults

teaching adults

summer camp

summer camp

thai students

thai students

We have long term relationships with hand-picked projects that have lasting and positive impact. We are a highly experienced and passionate team, here to support you!

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AWARDS AND ACCREDITATIONS

  • Tourism Concern
  • Association of Bonded Travel Organisers Trust
  • Right Tourism
  • DOFE
  • theguardian
  • the independent
  • Sunday Times
  • Year Out Group
  • Best Volunteering Organisation
  • Wall Street Journal