Volunteer with CVC

Would you like to volunteer with us?

We welcome Kenyan and international volunteers, onsite or online.

Volunteering gives you the opportunity to make a lasting difference to the lives of the children we work with, as well as the chance to meet new people, learn about new places and cultures, and develop your skills.

Volunteer with CVC children

Volunteer with CVC children

We are looking for volunteers to work with the children at the school. Duties will include:

  •  Teaching kindergarten and primary school children
  • Advising teachers on improving their teaching methods
  • Cooking and serving food
  • Maintenance of the building

We are also seeking assistance with the following, which can be done at the school or online from home: 

  • Fundraising, both local and international
  • Identifying potential donor organisations
  • Proposal writing
  • Publicity
  • School and organisation management
  • Small business skills
Volunteers from USIU university, Nairobi

Volunteers from USIU university, Nairobi

Teachers will be in class for six hours a day, with a break at lunch time. Ideally you should be able to stay for the whole term (2-3 months). You will be teaching mathematics, English, science, sport, social studies, French and some other subjects and must have previous teaching experience.  

For other roles working hours and length of stay are more flexible.

Accommodation and costs

Volunteers will live with a host family or in a hotel near the school.

Volunteers living with a host family you will pay 20,000 Kenyan Shillings (around US$200) per month which will include breakfast and evening meal. For hotels the cost will vary and will be agreed with the hotel. 

During the week volunteers will eat lunch at the school.

If you are interested, please contact us.