Volunteer in Guatemala

Volunteers in Guatemala teach the basics of English to children between 6 and 12 years old. Lessons are taught in public schools of Santiago Atitlán. The average workload is 16 hours per week (you should add some preparation time for each lesson). Accommodation is provided by local families. One, Two…Tree! does not charge any fee, all your costs are paid directly to the host family.

Requirements and costs

  • Volunteer in GuatemalaYou only pay for your accommodation. Prices range between $150 and $330 per month depending on whether you want food included, internet and laundry.

  • There is a minimum period of 4 weeks to volunteer with us.

  • You should send us a completed application form together with your CV.

  • You should get travel insurance to volunteer with us. We can help you finding the right insurance company.

  • You should also send us a police record issued by your local authorities certifying that you havent´ committed any child related crime.

How to apply?

To apply, simply complete this form with the project, number of weeks and a short description of yourself and your reasons for volunteering with us.

More information

Volunteer in GuatemalaRead more about the location, accommodation and your teaching responsibilities in our Memorandum for Guatemala. 

Memorandum for the project in Guatemala