Project Overseas

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VOLUNTEER OVERSEAS WITH THE CANADIAN TEACHERS’ FEDERATION

Are you ready for something more in your professional life?
Are you looking for a larger, more global view of education?
As a teacher, do you feel you have more to offer, and more to learn? Are you ready for a personal and professional adventure?

If yes, Project Overseas (PO) might be for you

CTF needs English and French-speaking Canadian teachers who are interested in volunteering during July and August
to offer in-services in a wide range of subjects and levels, in various developing countries.

Application criteria include:

  • Membership in a provincial or territorial teacher organization that supports PO
  • At least five full years teaching in Canada by program start
  • Canadian citizenship
  • Excellent health and ability to work in developing country conditions
  • Flexibility, mature judgment, and a strong willingness to put a team and project’s needs above personal needs

The application is normally due November 1st for the following summer, and can be downloaded here: 

Project Overseas Application

French PO Application

If you have any questions regarding the Project Overseas program, please contact Shannon Hessian.