Central Asia / Other / 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 1510

An archeological research company

The job includes joining archeological digs as a volunteer professional, analyzing Mongol era artefacts, and training local staff.

The applicant should be an experienced archeologist.

Accountant & donor relations

Arab World / Other / 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 1125

A Learning Center meets the needs of refugees by running an urban school for over 500 primary and high school children. It desires to train refugee teachers to become competent teachers. It is an English-medium school.

We are seeking people who are able to assist us with promotion and fundraising. This would involve making grant applications, developing relationships with people within and beyond our country, and writing reports. We would like the person to take care of the school accounts too.

.Donor Relations person requires skills in grant writing in English, donor reporting and organizing fundraisers. Accounting skills are also desirable..

Cultural Training

Arab World / Other / 1-11 months / Job ID: 1357

A team of workers from different organisations share a vision to reach a large ethnic group who are immigrants in this part of the world. We are committed to coming alongside those God is calling to engage with these people; to help those called learn to love them, to understand their culture and to speak their language well.

We are cooking up a course with three main ingredients: Guided language learning; Cultural appreciation; and Ministry mentoring. The main emphasis of the semester is face-time with members of the people group, so right from day one you will be out and about among them. Typical days will include about 3 hours of classroom time and about the same time out in the community. The total cost for 4 months, including airfare, living costs and class fees, will be $7,400 for men and $ 8,300 for women. Those we invite to join the programme will need to deposit $1,800 by Dec 1st. 2017 to secure a place. There may also be scholarships available for needy students.

Are you intrigued? The first step would be to contact an Interserve office for further details and for our programme representative’s email address. Then you can write to us, telling us about yourself and your sense of calling to this forgotten people group. We will follow up to get to know you better, then assess whether this course may be a good fit for you. If so, we will invite you to join us Jan 23rd – May 19th, 2017.

General openings

South East Asia / Other / 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 1340

A faith-based group of non-profit social enterprises operates with the sole purpose of offering a new life of freedom to victims of sex-trafficking and sex-exploitation. We reach out to those who are trapped in the sex industry and offer opportunities to them to walk free, start a new life and learn how to sustain it within community settings.

We require a range of volunteer workers, including intercessors, prayer ministry team, marketing and PR, human resources administrator, Day Care supervisor, experienced social workers, waitresses and baristas, doctors and nurses, chefs and pastry artists, graphic designer, masseuses and nail technicians, accountant; hotel manager/assistant manager, Personal Assistants.

Requirements are different for each of the volunteer opportunities.

General openings

South East Asia / Other / 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 1341

This organisation operates from a passion and commitment to effective and ethical action against human trafficking and sexual exploitation. It is looking for qualified and dedicated people to take unpaid volunteer positions. These positions require either a 6- or 12-month commitment.

We need an Office Assistant and an Action and Awareness Team Leader. We also need volunteers who have a university degree or relevant training in these fields: Teaching; Social Work Support; Nursing; Counselling Support; Disability Support; Fashion Design; Graphic Design; Information Technology; Social Media Communications.

The personal requirements are different for each volunteer opportunity.

Volunteers for Asylum work

Arab World / Other / 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 1188

We are a group of volunteers who assist refugees with asylum / resettlement procedures. We assist refugees free of charge with filling in their forms for resettlement. We are also involved in assisting a foreign Embassy in the first stage of resettling women survivors of abduction.

We need volunteers to help us with Asylum Procedures starting with interviewing Iraqi and Syrian refugees. The information gathered is then typed into forms and submitted to the relevant Embassy or sponsors in the country of resettlement.

Anyone who can work in a team, has a compassion for refugees and is willing to do a lot of paper work. The person needs to be able to get a comprehensive story from the refugee and write up these stories for the application form.

Native English speaker

West Asia / Other / 1-11 months / Job ID: 1375

Those in cross-cultural service need English to communicate well within their organization, and beyond. Yet some from new sending countries have only minimal English and feel handicapped by this. They desire to improve, through conversational English and daily practice, but need a native speaker to come and work with them and their children.

You would work directly with these partners on English language skills, with emphasis on speaking and listening, and vocabulary building; run conversational English groups, personal times with each adult, play learning for the children (songs, games, etc). It involves doing life in English each day together, sharing not just language but friendship and partnership in the work.

A young person is needed who can embed within the team and help these workers (and their kids) practice and improve their English. Patience, creativity, people-awareness, sensitivity to other cultures, and a servant heart are all needed.

Refugee Workers

West Asia / Other / 2+ years / Job ID: 100

Opportunities exist for outgoing individuals to work with a church-based refugee effort in Western Asia. This work was established to address the needs of neglected refugees who have no other support available to them. There is also scope for work to be started in other cities, but dedicated personnel are needed. No experience or qualifications necessary.

Capacity Building Catalyst

Central Asia / Other / 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 1497

A faith-based NGO, working in an insecure environment, impacts communities in areas of health, economy and social empowerment.

Our organisation is in an exciting transition period of building capacity and releasing greater responsibility into the hands of local staff. The person in this role would be responsible for assessing the needs of our staff, and facilitating the planning and provision of the necessary development.

We are looking for someone who is experienced in training, with good organisational skills and good people skills, a confident person who is a good communicator and a good networker. You should be able to see the ‘big picture’ and be willing to travel within the country. and to learn the language and culture.

Short-term refugee worker

West Asia / Other / 1-11 months, 12-23 months / Job ID: 1374

The churches in this country are responding in love to the flood of refugees coming from Syria, Iraq and Iran. Short-termers can help in significant ways through language, aid distribution, sports, music, administration, technical support and other ways.

Refugee ministry is available for those willing to come and serve. By touching, in Jesus’ name, the lives of those devastated by war or persecution, you can help them come to know Him and His healing and transformation.

We need people with a servant heart, who can care for people. You need flexibility, a love for people, and a desire to share Christ in word and deed.