Online volunteer opportunities for youth

TakingITGlobal (TIG) seeks motivated, creative and outgoing young people to join its Multilingual Team. If you’re interested in youth engagement in an online environment, international development and social change issues, gaining experience in online media and working in a high-energy Community, this could be your ideal placement. As an online volunteer with TakingITGlobal you will be part of a team of youth leaders and innovators who create opportunities for more than 290,000 youth around the world!

Openings currently include:

  • Language & Engagement Coordinators (1 per language): Dutch, Swedish, Romanian, Turkish, Farsi
  • Content Researcher & Editor (3 per language): Russian, Swahili, Chinese, Portuguese
  • Platform Facilitator & Moderator (2 per language): Portuguese,Chinese, Swahili,
  • Volunteer Translators (3 per language): Russian, Farsi, Turkish, Swahili, Portuguese, Dutch, Bengali, Chinese, Romanian

The positions are offered for an initial 6 month commitment at a minimum of 3-5 hours per week.

Why volunteer with TakingITGlobal?
TakingITGlobal has a strong international reputation within the NGO, non-profit, and charity sectors, and this reputation is growing. Experience at TakingITGlobal will be respected by future employers, and TakingITGlobal’s collaborative nature means volunteers may grow a solid professional network, and gain experience vital for future job opportunities.

TakingITGlobal’s mission is essentially altruistic, and team members have the opportunity to put their skills and energy to work for a ‘good cause’. Volunteers can get a thrill out of the ‘cutting edge’ nature of TakingITGlobal’s work, the clear growth in our reach, and the positive feedback provided by members and partners. Moreover, as part of our Multilingual Team you will have the chance to promote your country’s culture through our international platform.

More information on the application process and for full job descriptions
More information on the Online Volunteering program

via Nivedita Bala, Multilingual Volunteer Management Assistant, TakingITGlobal

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