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.

Church Musician

Arab World / Other / 12-23 months / Job ID: 1394

An International/Arabic-language church has an ongoing ministry to refugees/IDPs in the city. The rapid growth of ministries necessitates increased leadership/servant capacity.

We are looking for a musician to help lead worship in the church setting and to give music lessons to the church-family young people so as to raise up the next generation of worship leaders. We would also like to see lessons and musical activities offered to the refugees, to provide positive activities and a creative outlet. Church is conducted in Arabic.

The ideal person will be a skilled worship leader, instrumentalist, mentor and cross-cultural worker. They must be able to work well under pastoral leadership and in partnership with members of the church. Skill in Arabic will be needed.

English Language Teacher

Central Asia / Other / 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 1485

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

The job involves preparing and teaching English language lessons (written and spoken) for National Staff who need to upgrade their English skills for their job.

You need good interpersonal skills, and a minimum of a TOEFL teaching qualification or qualification in teaching. You should be a native English speaker or demonstrate excellent command of spoken and written English. You should be a good communicator, be confident and patient, and be willing to learn local language and culture.

Safety & Security Advisor

Central Asia / Other / 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 1484

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

The appointee will advise on overall safety and security management for the organisation, provide training and oversight for the local security manager, monitor and interpret the current security situation, liaise with other relevant security entities, and assist in critical incident management.

You will need experience in security management, experience living in an unstable security environment, and a collaborative attitude and good relational skills. You will need to be calm in a crisis, to be a good communicator and team player, and be willing to learn language and culture of the host country.