Peace Corps Volunteer

  • Peace Corps
  • Global in over 60 Countries
  • Jul 29, 2020
Full time Nonprofit-Social Services Other

Job Description

Agriculture: Lead grassroots efforts to fight hunger

Agriculture Volunteers work with small-scale farmers and families to increase food security and production and adapt to climate change while promoting environmental conservation.


Community Economic Development: Help communities lift themselves

Volunteers work with development banks, nongovernmental organizations, and municipalities to encourage economic opportunities in communities.


Education: Education is the Peace Corps’ largest program area. Volunteers may work in elementary, secondary, or post-secondary schools, teaching subjects such as math, science, or conversational English.


Environment: Forge a global movement to protect our planet

Volunteers lead grassroots efforts to protect the environment and strengthen understanding of environmental issues.


Health: Build healthy global communities

Health Volunteers work within their communities to promote important topics such as nutrition, maternal and child health, basic hygiene, and water sanitation.


Youth in Development: Empower the next generation of leaders

Volunteers work with youth in communities to promote engagement and active citizenship, including gender awareness, employability, health and HIV/AIDS education, environmental awareness, sports and fitness programs, and information technology.