Join our team
Participate in our Volunteer Program!
Would you like to gain some work experience abroad? Do you enjoy working with children and teens in a Christian environment? Are you eager, enthusiastic and energetic? The IMS Education Department offers you practical work in one of the well-established church schools in the US, Central America, South America and Africa.
Responsibilities of the Volunteer
Before starting the program the volunteer should…
Be fully responsible for all travel details to the destination country.
Have a valid passport.
Get a visa for the destination country and/or transiting country.
Get travel insurance and international health insurance.
We recommend to inform yourself on the requirements to enter the country due to the pandemic (vaccine, antigen/PCR test, quarantine, form, etc.).
Have the address of the school at their hand.
Contact the school with flight and travel information.
Take along cash/credit card.
During the program the volunteer should...
Adhere to agency policies, procedures, and rules.
Work the required number of hours at times agreed and be punctual and dependable.
Notify your supervisor if you are unable to attend as planned.
Behave and dress appropriately to the particular workplace.
Respect the confidentiality of the workplace, its students, and its teachers.
If things are slow, take the initiative and volunteer for different tasks or other work.
Discuss any problems with your supervisor and the volunteer program coordinator.
Observe and assist in classrooms.
Do one project (minimum) with the students.
Attend and participate in school staff meetings.
Attend church on Sabbath and get involved in church activities.
At the end of the program the volunteer should...
Return any school property.
Say “thank you”.
Give a written report (English or Spanish) and send it to the volunteer program coordinator.
List of Schools
Guatemala: Colegio Privado Urbano Mixto "Científico de Estudios en Computación"
Honduras: Jardin y Escuela Cristiana Reforma
USA: Cedar Christian School
USA: Norman College
USA: Orion Christian Academy (online)
USA: Small Cloud Christian School
Mexico: Escuela De Formación Integral Edén (online)
Ecuador: Escuela Particular Mixta "Jean Piaget"
Colombia: Colegio Cristiano La Reforma
Colombia: Colegio Cristiano "Dios Es Amor - Semillas De Esperanza"
Tanzania: Ubungo Bethel Mission School
Tanzania: Msakuzi Bethel Mission School