International Project Manager

Raleigh International


Volunteer • Full Time Callum Struthers

Sectors: sustainability

Closing date: Thursday, 29th March 2018   6 days left

Do something different and lead teams of young volunteers on development projects in Nicaragua. We are looking for enthusiastic and motivating Project Managers to join our expeditions for 8 or 13 weeks this summer.

Our programmes focus on providing safe access to water, protecting vulnerable environments and building more resilient communities, all whilst developing the skills and confidence of young people. In order to safely and effectively run our expeditions we rely on volunteer managers.

Project dates:

  • 21 June – 15 September
  • 2 July - 27 August

As a Project Manager you will;

  • Support a group of around 12-14 young volunteers on community, environment and adventure projects
  • Facilitate the personal development of the young volunteers
  • Encourage and motivate the young volunteers to effectively deliver the aims of the project
  • Inspire the volunteers to complete an impactful project

We ask all our volunteers to fund raise before the expedition. For more information on our volunteer manager fundraising targets please visit our website. This is an unpaid voluntary position however when you are in country we will cover;

  • All living expenses included during the expedition - food, accommodation, equipment
  • Full training and support before and during the expedition
  • Travel and medical insurance included
  • In country transport


  • Learn and develop new skills such as leadership and project management while gaining experience in an expedition environment
  • Learn and develop knowledge of international sustainable development
  • Learn new skills to develop or change your career and gain and develop experience working with young people in a challenging environment

If you are interested in the role, please visit our website via the button below and complete the online application form, along with sending us a copy of your CV.

If you have any questions about this role please contact us on +44(0) 207 183 1295.

This is an exciting opportunity to experience something dramatically different whilst developing your own skills.

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