Volunteer Onboard

Peace Boat voyages offer a great opportunity for those people with language skills to further develop their capacity while contributing to the strengthening of global civil society. Each voyage, Peace Boat recruits volunteer interpreters and language teachers to support its programmes onboard.

  • INTERPRETER - Peace Boat is always seeking applications from interpreters in Japanese, English, Chinese and Spanish. Now accepting interpreter applications for the 102nd Global Voyage (Sept-Dec, 2019). The deadline for the application is April 14, 2019.. More details about this position can be seen here.Interpreter

  • LANGUAGE TEACHERS --Peace Boat's language training programme GET is now accepting applications for English and Spanish language teachers for the 101st Global Voyage, visiting 21 ports in 17 countries, departing Yokohama April 20, 2019 and returning to Yokohama August 1, 2019. You must also be able to participate in the orientation which is scheduled to begin around one week prior to the departure of the first voyage. The deadline for the application is 12:00 JST (Japan Standard Time) on Friday January 4, 2019. National interviews are scheduled to be held on January 19-20 (Saturday and Sunday) at the GET Office in Tokyo, Japan. Interviews for overseas applicants will be conducted via Skype between January 17-24, 2019.

    For more information on teaching onboard. English language teacher

    For an information/application pack please DOWNLOAD HERE

  • PROFESOR(A) - El programa de idiomas GET de Peace Boat está aceptando solicitudes para los puestos de profesor(a) voluntario(a) de inglés y español para el viaje 101. El viaje saldrá el 20 de abril de 2019 y regresará el 1 de agosto de 2019. Los profesores seleccionados deberán tener disponibilidad para participar en una orientación que se realizará en Tokio alrededor de una semana antes de la salida del viaje. La fecha límite para recibir las solicitudes es 4 de enero de 2019 a las 12:00 (hora de Japón). Las fechas de las entrevistas para candidatos residentes en Japón están previstas para los días 19 y 20 de enero (sábado y domingo) en la oficina de GET en Tokio. Las entrevistas vía Skype para candidatos en el exterior se realizarán entre el 17 y el 24 de enero de 2019.

    Para más información: Profesor(a) de español

    Para acceder al dossier de información/solicitud en español descargar aquí.

  • WEB REPORTER Peace Boat is not currently recruiting a volunteer web reporter but please check back for more details for future voyages. The main role of the web reporter is to create reports about onboard and in port programmes for the Peace Boat English website and social media. Coverage is primarily through text and photographs, and video where possible. Reports are uploaded to the "Voyages" section on the Peace Boat website.