Education, Teaching Abroad and Sports Coaching Volunteering

TYPE OF VOLUNTEERING

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

English Activity Camps on an Island

English Activity Camps on an Island

Thailand

  • Join a team of volunteers running fun English camps on a tropical island
  • Explore tropical Thailand and run fun activities for local children
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Duration: 2 weeks

Cost from: £995 / $1275

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

Teaching English Bangkok

Teaching English Bangkok

Thailand

  • Teach English in a friendly vocational college in central Bangkok
  • Work with small groups to develop the student’s confidence and English communication skills
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Duration: 4 - 6 weeks

Cost from: £695 / $890

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

Volunteering in education teaching in Africa

Volunteering in education teaching in Africa

Volunteering in education teaching English

Volunteering in education teaching English

Volunteering in education teaching in India

Volunteering in education teaching in India

Volunteering in education teaching English Thailand

Volunteering in education teaching English Thailand

Volunteering in education summer camp thailand

Volunteering in education summer camp thailand

Volunteering in education volunteer with student

Volunteering in education volunteer with student

Volunteering in education teaching alphabet

Volunteering in education teaching alphabet

Volunteering in education volunteer with children

Volunteering in education volunteer with children

Volunteering in education teacher with umbrella

Volunteering in education teacher with umbrella

Volunteering in education teaching adults

Volunteering in education teaching adults

Volunteering in education summer camp

Volunteering in education summer camp

Volunteering in education working with thai students

Volunteering in education working with thai students

We are driven by the needs of the projects we support. We only offer sustainable volunteering projects that have lasting and positive impact on the local community.

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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