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42-44 Bishopsgate, London,
EC2N 4AH
United Kingdom

020 7614 7696

Street Child is a UK charity, established in 2008, that aims to create educational opportunity for some of the most vulnerable children in Africa and Asia. 

Current Opportunities

Current International Volunteer Opportunities

Nepal

Communications Volunteer - Nepal Marathon

We're looking for a keen photographer/videographer to help us capture and document the epic Nepal Impact Marathon this November.

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Projects Volunteer - Nepal

Street Child is currently seeking to expand and advance a series of projects in Nepal which intend to provide children the opportunity to access  education that is inclusive, sustainable and life-saving. This placement is a unique opportunity to make a critical contribution to an organisation that is setting up and scaling its efforts within various communities in rural and urban Nepal.

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Research Volunteer - Nepal

Street Child is inviting motivated individuals the opportunity to undertake a study on a topic of their choice in Nepal. This placement is a wonderful opportunity for you to learn about the development sector through an immersive experience, and to make a lasting contribution to the organisation and its aim to empower children through education in Nepal. 

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Enterprise Volunteer - Nepal

Street Child Commercial was established in 2011 as a unique fundraising stream for Street Child in Sierra Leone. A series of shops and cafes create a sustainable source of income by turning profits which are then re-invested into projects.  Street Child is currently seeking to create a similar model in Nepal and is looking  for an entrepreneurial volunteer interested in leading this effort for anywhere between six to twelve weeks.

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Teaching & Learning Volunteer - Nepal

Our Teaching and Learning Volunteers will be part of an exciting stage of the organisation’s growth, and will be working closely with the Street Child of Nepal team and partner organisations to support the delivery of project pilots and the design and development of emerging programs.

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Sierra Leone

Communications Volunteer - Sierra Leone

Street Child is calling for individuals with experience in communications to support our partner organisations and liaise with the UK office providing communications support. Key responsibilities will include collating case studies, building the visual media library and training local staff.                       

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Research Volunteer - Sierra Leone

This role allows a motivated individual to take on a significant study into a specific area of interest. We are looking for several different types of research projects to be done, ranging from short and smaller pieces of work to more time consuming projects, including gender, disability, family business support, street-connected children, evaluation methods and teaching and learning.

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International Teacher Training Programme - Sierra Leone

We are looking for primary or secondary teachers (from PGCE students to senior management) who are looking for an exciting challenge. You will travel to Sierra Leone in the Easter or Summer holidays for 2 weeks and help us run some simple workshops and work alongside our Sierra Leonean teachers.

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West Africa Cycle Challenge Volunteer - Sierra Leone and/or Liberia

Following a successful pioneering challenge in 2017 the West Africa Cycle Challenge is back! We are looking for a proactive individual to assist with the planning and organising of our 2018 event.

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Enterprise Volunteer - Sierra Leone

This is a unique opportunity to learn about the social enterprise sector by undertaking an entrepreneurial role, and to make a lasting contribution to the organisation and its aim to empower children through education.

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Liberia

Teaching & Learning Volunteer - Liberia

Help us create avenues for out of school children to access education through an integrated approach that strengthens the capacity of teachers, schools and communities to sustain their investment in the education for their children.

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Research Volunteer - Liberia

Gain valuable experience in the development sector through helping us conduct, analyse and review our research.

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Communications Volunteer - Liberia

Street Child is calling for individuals with experience in communications to support our partner organisations and liaise with the UK office providing communications support. Key responsibilities will include collating case studies, building the visual media library and training local staff.

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International Teacher Training Programme - Liberia

We are looking for primary or secondary teachers (from PGCE students to senior management) who are looking for an exciting challenge. You will travel to Liberia in the Easter or Summer holidays for 2 weeks and help us run some simple workshops and work alongside our Liberian teachers.

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Sri Lanka

Education Specialist - Sri Lanka

Street Child is looking for a fluent Tamil speaker, with a degree in Education, to join us on an exciting new fully-funded project aimed at improving teaching quality in Batticaloa.

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Teacher Trainer (x2) - Sri Lanka

Street Child is looking for two qualified teachers, who are fluent in Tamil, to join us on an exciting new fully-funded project aimed at improving teaching quality in Batticaloa.

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Enterprise Volunteer - Sri Lanka

Street Child is calling for individuals hoping to gain valuable experience in the development sector by undertaking a voluntary entrepreneurial role in Sri Lanka.

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Governance Volunteer - Sri Lanka

Street Child is looking for individuals who want to make a critical contribution to an organisation that is setting up operations in a new country.

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Projects Volunteer - Sri Lanka

This role offers the chance to make a critical contribution to an organisation currently seeking to expand and advance a series of projects in Sri Lanka which intend to provide marginalised children with the opportunity to access quality education.

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Research Volunteer - Sri Lanka

Our Research Volunteer will assist us in conducting research on a number of issues affecting marginalised children in Sri Lanka, to inform the design and development of appropriate projects and initiatives. 

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Teaching & Learning Volunteer - Sri Lanka

Street Child is calling for individuals hoping to gain valuable experience in the development sector by undertaking a voluntary Teaching and Learning role in Sri Lanka.

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