Application process and requirements
Volunteers requirements vary depending on the position, length of stay, etc. In general, the following requirements are necessary: - A high-intermediate to advanced knowledge of Spanish. - Experience and/or schooling related to the position. - Ability to work independently, think critically, creatively and be able to solve problems. - An open mind and ability to initiate ideas and project within the distinct cultural environment. - Commitment for a minimum of 6 weeks. - A desire to share with and learn from people of different cultures To apply, submit an application form, a resume, detailed project proposal, application fee and 2 reference letters by e-mail or fax to the Guatemalan office. Depending on the nature of your potential volunteer work, volunteers may be required to submit their resume and project proposal in Spanish. Copies in both Spanish and English are preferred. To apply, complete and online application form. Applications should be submitted at least six weeks prior to arrival.