Volunteer Teacher Opportunity in Kenya - Humanity for Sustainable Development


Humanity for Sustainable Development (H4SD) is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing high-quality educational support to undeserved communities in rural Kenya. We are seeking volunteer teachers from Europe, the UK, and Australia who are currently on their gap year to help us design and deliver educational programs and resources to students in underserved communities.


  • Design and develop educational materials, lesson plans, and curricula for students in various subjects and grade levels
  • Deliver engaging and interactive online or in-person classes, workshops, and training sessions to students in underserved communities
  • Collaborate with H4SD staff, volunteers, and partners to ensure the quality and relevance of educational materials and programs
  • Assess student progress and provide feedback, support, and mentorship to facilitate their learning and development
  • Stay up-to-date with educational trends, methodologies, and best practices, and incorporate them into H4SD's programs
  • Participate in training sessions and professional development opportunities provided by H4SD
  • Assist with program evaluation and impact assessment activities


  • Passion for education and social impact
  • Experience in teaching, tutoring, or curriculum development
  • Subject matter expertise in one or more areas, such as STEM, literacy, languages, or social sciences
  • Ability to work collaboratively with a diverse group of individuals
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility and adaptability to changing program needs and requirements
  • Fluency in English is required; knowledge of other languages is a plus
  • Open to students from Europe, UK, and Australia who are currently on their gap year

Note: This is an unpaid volunteer position.

How to apply

To apply for the Volunteer Teacher position, please submit your resume and a cover letter outlining your experience, qualifications, and interest in serving with H4SD's education programs to info@humanity4sustainabledev.org. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis, and the position will remain open until filled.