Nicaragua
Home > Central America > Nicaragua > Pacific South West > San Juan del Sur > San Juan Del Sur Jobs > Volunteering Opportunities
Page Rating
Content Quality:

Page Importance:
Author Pick:
Close Map

Book a Hotel or Hostel

Hotels Hostels & Budget
Country

City

Check in Date

Check out Date

Number of Rooms
Adults
Children

Top Nicaragua
Contributors

Volunteering Opportunities

Location
San Juan Del Sur, Nicaragua

Volunteering Types:
Outside work, Teaching english, Medical work

Depending on your interests and area of expertise, there are various volunteering opportunities in San Juan del Sur. The wildlife reserve at Pelican Eyes, which is called “Stones and Waves,” is dedicated to rescuing and preserving animals that are unable to survive in the wild. They are funded by donations and most of the staff is made up of volunteer nurses. If you are not medically trained, other volunteering opportunities are available. Tel: (505) 563-700, E-mail: veterinarian@piedrasyolas.com.

If you are in San Juan del Sur learning Spanish, many of the schoolhouses also offer volunteer opportunities. The Latin American Spanish School has a variety of opportunities to choose from, including assistant teaching and working in hospitals and orphanages. They require at least one week of classes, a four-week commitment and intermediate level of Spanish or higher. Tel: 505-820-2202, E-mail: info@latinamericanspanishschool.com. There are also opportunities to volunteer in the library (which is right behind the gas station) or teach English at the local school, next to Central Park.

 










By Dyani Makous
Dyani Makous has a B.F.A. in writing and a minor in Photography from Emerson College. She is currently living in San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua, working...
11 Nov 2008







Top Places to go in Latin America - as rated by V!VA Members
You must register as an owner for access to these listing tools and benefits.

Notification of new reviews: receive your latest reviews by e-mail

Customized request-a-review link: encourage guests to spread the word about your property

Our owners' newsletter: stay informed about our latest tools and benefits for you

User login

Enter your username and password here in order to log into the website:

Login
 

Create a new V!VA account

Forgot Password