Make a REAL difference in Colombia with Love Volunteers Teaching English Program






For international volunteers with a passion for teaching and who wish to experience one of the most exotic and beautiful places in the world – look no further than this amazing program in Cartagena, Colombia. Participants will be working directly with students of all ages who wish to learn English and could work across all parts of the area. This gorgeous UNESCO World Heritage listed city is an absolute delight to experience. A famed tourism hub, volunteers here will have the opportunity to check out its café, bar and restaurant scene, experience its beautiful beaches and explore its picturesque streets. This is a great place for any volunteer to help teach those less fortunate an essential tool that could greatly improve their lives. English language skills can open up a whole new world to people and make a true difference. Become a Love Volunteer today and put your skills to the test!

Goals of this Project:

  • Provide free lessons to youth and adults and help them improve their English language skills
  • Expose non-English speakers to native English speakers in order to improve pronunciation and conversational skills
  • Improve the future prospects of Colombian’s and help them to improve their lives
  • Expose volunteers and children to different people and cultures

Fee Required




  • Training Provided
  • Housing Available
  • Language/Cultural Support Available


  • Groups
  • Families
  • International Volunteers

How To Apply

Love Volunteers welcomes all those 20 years and over who wish to help create a brighter future for children through the power of education. This project best suits those with experience and/or qualifications in the field of childhood development and education, though volunteers who simply wish to explore an interest in this field are also welcomed as there are many ways you can assist in the classroom. Whist not mandatory, completing a TEFL course prior to joining this project would prove to be highly beneficial. Ideally, volunteers on this project will have at least a basic knowledge of the local language in order to communicate effectively with staff and students, though this is not a pre-requisite. Importantly, all applicants must first and foremost have a genuine willingness to help, show drive and initiative, and bring a positive 'can-do' attitude. If this sounds like you, we want you on the team!

Additionally, volunteers applying to join this program will be required to supply to following documentation:

  • Emergency contact
  • Police check
  • Resume