Volunteer Post in Cambodia
01/06/2018 - 01/06/2019
Team Co-ordinator (Volunteer Post)
Term: Long term appointment (Minimum 12 Months) in Cambodia Salary: Volunteer position
Working hours: Flexible, however normal ofﬁce hours are 8am to 4.30 Holidays: All local holidays are provided, plus Christmas. As this is an international volunteer role, dispensation is given to allow home visits as necessary
Introduction Care for Cambodia is a Christian NGO focused on education in rural Cambodia. (www.careforcambodia.org.kh) Its vision and heart is to see Cambodians become Believers and work towards the advancement of their own country. However, it is also recognised that foreign funds, mentoring and advice can catalyse this process. Accordingly, CfC is seeking a motivated, friendly, articulate and passionate individual or couple to assist with engaging and managing visiting teams.
Key tasks – Promote CfC and stimulate interest from foreign visitors; both individual and team visitors. – Tailor team schedules according to speciﬁc needs (both visitor and NGO needs) – Provide oversight and leadership for visiting teams – Post-visit follow-up
Secondary tasks – Engage with CfC children’s, youth and family projects providing operational insight or advice. – Assist in mentoring CFC’s current staff. – Suggest ideas for future organisational projects, programs & strategy – Assist with writing grant proposals – Work with Deputy Director in the role of International Communications.
Desired criteria – Committed and mature Christian – Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with people of varying nationalities/ cultures. – Ability to assess priorities and deadlines, both independently and as a member of a team – IT skills including MS Ofﬁce, Email & various Social Media platforms. – Willingness to learn from others; teachable – Can adapt to change – A willingness to embrace local culture and invest in some local language learning.
Application process If you are interested in this post, please send your CV with a covering letter to Mr Jonny Hamill at firstname.lastname@example.org. If you have questions regarding the post or application for the post, use the same contact address.
Personal and professional references will be sought with at least one of these coming from a person of responsibility within your church.
Note: Care for Cambodia do not provide salaries for international staff therefore applicants must be self-supported or engage in fund raising to support their life in Cambodia. Care for Cambodia will assist by providing a visa for the successful applicant/s for their time spent in country.