Volunteer Coordinator Thailand

Posted 11 Aug 2017

Praktikawelten GmbH

Surat Thani (Education)


About us

Praktikawelten is a German company that offers internships, voluntary work, Work & Travel and High School programs in currently 24 countries worldwide in Africa, Asia, Latin and North America as well Australia & New Zealand. We want to give our participants the unique chance to experience different cultures in foreign countries and to learn to tolerate and respect new and different cultures. Furthermore we want to give our participants the chance to enjoy a break from their daily routine, to offer an eye-opening and unique experience. Our participants are motivated, open-minded and dedicated to participate in the projects. They want to experience a new and foreign culture and its daily life to get a deeper perspective and understanding of it. For this we put great value in placing the right volunteer in the appropriate project to make the most out of it.

Job profile

We are looking for a motivated person in Thailand for the coordination, supervision and support of Volunteering and Internship activities on the island of Koh Samui or other destinations in Thailand The main duties include the coordination of placements and accommodation of our participants, coordination with local projects and authorities, as well as the support of our participants during their stay in Thailand. Communication with our headquarter in Munich/Germany is also part of the job.

Tasks and duties

 Managing the accommodation and all issues relating to housing and provision of food  Selection and coordination of sustainable projects and product developments  Building and maintaining partnerships with local projects and community for providing a sustainable relationship  Organisation of pick-up and transfer for the volunteer as well as regular activities  Handling of complaints, emergency situation and continuous support for our participants  Arranging orientation for new arrivals and organisation of weekly meetings  Administrative tasks and communication with our headquarters in Munich  Organisation of legal frameworks

Requirements  Thai citizenship desired  Good command of English and Thai  Working permit in Thailand  Work Experience in tourism/cultural exchange/hospitality or social care, preferred in Volunteering Services  Intercultural competence and empathy  Assertiveness, punctuality, friendliness, reliability  Computer literacy

We offer  Work in a dynamic team  Contact with young people who want to broaden their experience

Range of time  Full time or half time depending on availability, performance and demand

Start:  According to prior agreements, if so with immediate effect


To be discussed according to qualifications

How to Apply

Application for employment:
We are looking forward to your application with a picture and references to [email protected] Please send your applications exclusively as an email.