AVC Professional Corps

Location: Armenia: Gyumri, Vanadzor, Yerevan

Program Duration: 2-4 Weeks, 5-8 Weeks, 3-6 Months, 7-12 Months

Dates: Year Round

https://armenianvolunteer.org/

37 Hanrapetutyan Yerevan, 0010 Armenia

Call Us

Phone: (374 10) 54 00 37

Description

Volunteer in Armenia with AVC Professional Corps and enjoy a rewarding experience helping others while discovering the history and culture of Armenia. For a minimum of two weeks, professionals aged 32 years and older with at least 5 years of work experience in a certain field can enroll in the Professional Corp with AVC. Professionals apply their skills, experience and interests to real needs in Armenia. Volunteers from a variety of fields are welcome to apply, from anthropology to zoology, and every specialty in between.

Highlights

1. AVC provides Eastern Armenian language classes twice a week

2. With over 500 partner organizations, AVC offers a broad range of ongoing volunteer opportunities

3. No language requirement to apply, though depending on the host organizations' requirements, knowing Armenian, Russian, French, or German may be beneficial

4. Housing options include staying with a local host family, renting an apartment, or staying with family and friends

5. Forums, social gatherings, and optional weekly excursions are available to introduce the volunteer to Armenian culture

Languages
  • English
  • German
  • French
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Cost in US$:

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Cost Includes:

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Credit Available

no

Experience Required

yes

Volunteer Types
  • Agriculture
  • Anthropology
  • AIDS
  • Business
  • Community Development
  • Special Needs
  • Economic Development
  • Education
  • English Teaching
  • Gender Issues
  • Health
  • Health Care
  • Nutrition
  • Nursing
  • Organic Farming
  • Orphans
  • Small Business Development
  • Social Work
  • Teaching
  • Translation
  • Tutor
  • Women
  • Youth Development
  • Youth
  • Writing
  • Veterinary Science
Age Range
over 32
This Program is open to

Worldwide Participant.

Typical Living Arrangements
  • Apartment/Flat
  • Home-stays

Application Process Involves
  • Essay
  • Resume
  • In-Person Interview when Feasible
  • Phone/Video Interview
  • Letters of Reference
  • Written Application
Typically The Application Process Time is
6 weeks
Year Founded

2000

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