Interested in traveling for a good cause? Join Peace Boat for the adventure of a lifetime!
Calling all teachers with a passion for peace-building and adventure! GET, Peace Boat's language training programme, is now accepting applications for volunteer English and Spanish language teachers for Peace Boat's 103rd Oceanic Voyage. The 103rd Oceanic Voyage touches down in 13 ports in 8 countries, departing Yokohama, Japan on December 21st, 2019 and returning to Yokohama, Japan on February 16th, 2020. You must also be able to participate in an orientation period which is scheduled to begin approximately one week prior to departure.
Venturing into the southern hemisphere offers rare chances to sail past the Sydney Opera House, visit New Zealand's majestic Milford Sound fjords, and see the glittering Southern Cross from the deck of Peace Boat's vessel, the Ocean Dream! The deadline for applications is 12:00 JST on Monday, August 19, 2019. Online interviews are tentatively scheduled for September 9-13, 2019.
VIDEO: Learn about why you should apply for the GET Programme directly from past teachers: https://vimeo.com/320435083
Conditions of employment: This position is for enthusiastic, highly motivated, dynamic individuals with a minimum of 18 months of full-time teaching experience. Applicants should be highly advanced speakers of English or Spanish, although it is not necessary to be a 'native' or 'first language' speaker.
Certification, graduate degrees and/or multi-language abilities are highly regarded, though not required.
Please note: this is a volunteer position, but voyage expenses are covered (valued at approximately 1.7 million JPY or 15,300 USD).
To apply: Please download the application pack available on our website: http://peaceboat.org/english/volunteer/GET-volunteer