LLI will help you gain experience in a grassroots non-profit environment, making decisions that directly impact our programs and help shape you professionally and personally. and also provide a hands-on learning environment for the intern. We want to align your skillset with our needs, we will tailor your skillset to help the teens in our community whether they are in: English, Teaching, Event Coordinating, Leadership, Music, technology or anything else!
For the teens in this program, our space is considered a safe and quiet atmosphere for the teens of the Huaycan community. As a volunteer, you will be helping our teens take full of advantage of these resources and help with their education. Alongside this, you will be helping them with their english language skills by immersion style teaching.
Alongside these, you can participate in guiding our leadership, music, technology, and event coordinating programs.
- Have a visible impact on the communities of Peru
- Gain experience and learn what it's like in a grassroots non-profit. With LLI, you are needed and valued!
- Eat the best food all made by our chef
- Our program is small and close-knit - we are family!
What to Expect
Our volunteer team is a close-knit team of international and local volunteers, working hard to provide participants in the Huaycan community free, supplemental education programs throughout the week. Without our volunteers, LLI can't succeed! We have volunteer and internship placements available from 2 weeks to one year.
Kids' Program Manager: 12 months commitment.
Begins ASAP. Free housing and food.
Teaching English: No Spanish required; 8-10 week commitment (for internship)
Begins from the end of August 2018 onwards
Teaching Chess: Intermediate Spanish Skills Required; 8-10 week commitment
Begins August 29th preferably until December the 5th 2018
Women's Empowerment: Advanced Spanish; 12 month commitment minimum.
Begins February 2019- APPLY NOW!
Airport Pick up
Cleaning Service 6 days a week
Pre-paid minutes for cell phone (varies with personal use)
Housing & Meals
Secure housing is provided for all volunteers.
Volunteers receive three meals per day in the form of prepared or provided food. We strive to buy from the local markets as much as possible as a means of investing in the economic development of our community.