Coach football, netball, hockey, cricket, rugby, tennis, basketball or swimming in one of the world’s greatest sporting nations, bringing your love for sports into some of Africa’s poorest townships. Coach just one or a combination of these sports to improve not only the children’s sporting abilities and teamwork, but your own as well. If that’s not enough for you, you can even get involved with childcare and teaching!
Sports coaching overseas is not only a great way for sports enthusiasts to share their passion and experience, it is also a great way to motivate children and give them life skills. Contribute your time and energy to coaching enthusiastic kids and help expand their horizons through sport.
This is one of our best and longest running programmes. Set up in 2002, the programme was created to allow full Spanish immersion whilst volunteers assist with English in schools that want to improve the standard of English. This programme is particularly popular with people looking for an adventure in Patagonia – a remote and stunning destination.
Brazil – home to one of the world’s greatest football teams– is a fantastic place to volunteer as a sports coach. Teach football, rugby or athletics in Brazil and volunteer at a youth centre in São Paulo. Passion for sport is integral to Brazilian culture, making it an exciting country to teach sports. Participate in Portuguese lessons and practice your skills in the local area. If you love sport and want to immerse yourself in vibrant Brazilian culture- this programme is perfect for you!
Qualify as a CSIA Level 1 ski instructor in Whistler Blackcomb and then join the ski school as a qualified instructor teaching children how to ski for the rest of the season. Accommodation is provided, along with the job, for the whole season. This programme combines everything – a qualification, paid job and the opportunity to be out on the mountain for EVERYDAY of the season!
This teaching programme is one of our originals. Nepal has welcomed Oyster volunteers since 2001 and our programme gives volunteers the opportunity to step off the tourist route and fully immerse themselves into Nepali culture. You’ll live with a local family and teach English, sport or art in a local school.
Bag yourself a qualification as a ski or snowboard instructor whilst on holiday in Whistler Blackcomb. Our 4 week course is designed to give you all the training you need to pass the CSIA or CASI Level 1 instructor exam. AST Level 1 is also included.
Gain your CSIA or CASI Level 1 and 2 qualifications as a skier or snowboarder on our professional 11 week course in Whistler Blackcomb – North America’s number 1 ski resort. Avalanche Skills Training (Level 1 and 2) is also included so you get to experience the backcountry as well!
Train to become a ski or snowboard instructor in Romania’s largest ski resort, Poiana Brasov. Work for a prestigious ski and snowboard school, teaching children and adults alike to love winter sports as much as you do. This is a unique way to have an unforgettable ski season, all whilst gaining a qualification and immersing yourself in life in this amazing country. Noroc!
Become a professional ski instructor whist spending 11 weeks living in the Canadian Rockies. On this programme you will gain your CSIA Level 1 and 2 instructor qualifications, training at the stunning resort of Marmot Basin, 20 minutes from the authentic mountain town of Jasper.
Spend 11 weeks in boarding in the resort with the highest base elevation in Canada – think awesome snow! Our 11 week programme gives you the opportunity to become a professional snowboard instructor and includes the training and exam fees for the CASI Level 1 and 2.